Dr. Thalia listens to clients’
stories to piece together various
symptoms in order to understand
the core condition
Dr. Thalia and Naturopathic Medicine
Dr. Thalia’s mission is to empower people to make simple changes to their diet and lifestyle that greatly impact their health, family and environment using naturopathic medicine. With a strong emphasis on educating and motivating clients, Dr. Thalia also believes in looking at an individual’s complaints from all angles to create treatments tailored to an individual.
After personal experience with the traditional medical model, Dr. Thalia entered the field of medicine to provide her patients enhanced care with preventive measures, compassion, and communication. As an expert in digestive conditions, hormone conditions, autoimmune disease, weight loss, and environmental medicine, Dr. Thalia listens to a clients’ story to piece together various symptoms in order to understand the patient’s core condition and create customized treatment plans.
Dr. Thalia studied at the University of California, Santa Barbara and completed her doctorate at the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon.
The philosophical principles of naturopathic medicine include:
- First, do not harm.
- Identify and treat the cause.
- Treat the whole person.
- The body has an innate ability to heal.
- Doctor means teacher.
- Prevention is cure.
Our bodies rely on proper homeostasis for optimal health and imbalance of this system eventually leads to disease processes. The goal of a naturopathic doctor is to restore normal physiology by assisting their client to maintain or return to homeostasis. This is essential for prevention and true wellness. Dr. Thalia stands by the philosophy of naturopathic medicine and strives to create positive changes in wellness for those living an urban, fast paced lifestyle.