Acorn and Oak’s Clinic offers a number of different modalities to support you and your family reach optimal health.

Naturopathy

Naturopathy is a distinct and complete system of health care. Six foundational principles underpin the practice of naturopathy: The healing power of nature (Vis Medicatrix Naturae), First do no harm, Find and treat the cause whenever possible, not only the symptoms (Tolle Causum), Treat the whole person, Education and Prevention. These six principles are kept in mind […]

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Herbal Medicine

Herbal medicine has been practised for centuries, and until about 50 years ago, nearly all of the entries in pharmacopoeias describing the manufacture of drugs indicated a herbal origin. For example Asprin was discovered in the last century from the herb willow bark, by isolating one of its active constituents salicin. Today it is recognised […]

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Homeopathy

Homeopathy is a therapeutic system that has been used for over 200 years. The term homeopathy comes from the Greek works homeo, meaning similar, and pathos, meaning suffering or disease.  It is recognised by the World Health Organisation as the second largest therapeutic system in the world. Samuel Hahneman, a German physician developed homeopathy. Homeopathy […]

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Nutrition

The quality of the food we eat affects the whole body. From our food we obtain the vital building blocks of our body and the vitamins and minerals required to help our cells function. Foods have distinct pharmacological properties that can be used to promote health and alleviate and prevent disease. A naturopathic assessment of […]

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Reflexology

Reflexology is a form of complementary therapy which, through the massage of the feet, aims to promote wellness in other areas of the body.  Reflexology is a wholistic practice in which the application of pressure techniques are applied to reflex points on the feet and hands to bring about physiological changes within the body. It […]

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Massage

Massage therapy is the practice of kneading or manipulating a person’s muscles and other soft-tissue in order to improve their wellbeing or health. It is a form of manual therapy that includes holding, moving, and applying pressure to the muscles, tendons, ligaments and fascia. Our massage therapist Jodi, tailors each massage specific to your individual […]

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Pathology Testing

At Acorn and Oak understanding the cause of your symptoms is imperative, an accurate diagnosis will ensure that you receive the best possible treatment. We offer a range of testing, both diagnostic as well as functional including Comprehensive Blood Tests Vitamin and Mineral Testing Liver Function Test Adrenal Function Testing Thyroid Function Testing MTHFR, Pyrole […]

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