Frequently Asked Questions

Empowering your healing journey

Following are some answers to common questions of Heart Spring Health patients. Some may apply to you. If you have questions that are not answered here, please feel free to contact us at any time.

Will my appointments at Heart Spring Health be covered by my insurance plan?
Can I email questions to my provider?
What is a naturopathic doctor?
What is a Chinese Medicine practitioner?
What can I expect from a visit with a naturopathic doctor?
What can I expect from a visit with a Chinese medicine practitioner?
How often will I be treated?
What about lab work?
What if I’m not feeling well but laboratory results do not indicate a problem?
How does natural medicine define “optimal health”?
Can I seek natural care and standard care at the same time?
If I'm taking prescription medications will natural medicines interfere?
Can Naturopathic Doctors prescribe prescription drugs?
What if I need additional workup or treatment?
What can I expect to pay?
Do Heart Spring Health practitioners do phone or long distance consults?
Does anyone make house calls?

Additional resources on frequently asked questions about naturopathic medicine are found here.