The Mission of Purely Health is to provide high quality health care services and products, education, and community development through a business that is dedicated to sustainable ecological practices, cooperative management and equitable delivery of services and products. This mission will be continuously pursued in the following ways:

  • Promote the immediate and long-term health of clinic customers, within a context that adheres to the 6 principles defining naturopathic medicine:

    • Vis Medicatrix Naturae – utilize the healing power of nature

    • Tolle Causam – identify and remove the causes of disease whenever possible

    • Treat the Whole Person – consider the individual and their personal experience within the context of the multifaceted nature of health and disease

    • Do No Harm – utilize methods and medicinal substance which minimize the risk or harmful effects and apply the least possible force or intervention necessary to restore health

    • Docere – use the role of physician to educate patients about health and disease

    • Prevention – work both individually and socially to create conditions that promote continued healthy living


  • How is Purely Health different from another doctor’s office?

What should I expect from a visit with a PH physician?

• Complete and thorough history

• Space for you to voice your concerns

• Working together to decide how to proceed

• High level of patient responsibility

• Common sense approach to your set of symptoms

• Caring, compassionate listening every step of the way

• Complete respect for YOUR health care choices

If I started naturopathic treatment today, how would my life be different in a year?

Better sleep

• More energy

• Better moods

• Fewer chronic symptoms

• Deeper understanding of what your symptoms mean and how they relate to each other

• Knowing the BEST lifestyle for you and its influence on your day-to-day wellbeing

What role will a naturopath take in my life or on my health care team?

• Can act as your primary care, but can also complement your conventional care

• Partner in looking beyond your symptoms for the underlying cause

• Part therapist, part primary care, part health coach, part cheerleader

• By removing chronic health issues, can help you attain your life’s purpose and do more of what you love to do

• Your trusted advisor as you restore balance and health to your life

How do the PH doctors define optimal health?

• Minimal symptoms

• Good sleep, positive mental outlook, balanced appetite

• Ability to adjust to changing life conditions

• Quick adaptation to stressful situations

• Understanding the impact of your food choices and lifestyle

• Acute illnesses occur once or twice a year

• Absence of chronic disease

• High level of fulfillment and self-reported “well-being”

If my symptoms are currently managed with medication, why should I seek naturopathic care?

• To find out about the reasons why you developed your illness

• To determine how to prevent a progression of your current diagnosis

• To achieve true cure, meaning life without daily medication or supplements