Naturopathy – A philosophy of healing that incorporates nutrition, exercise, lifestyle management and the therapeutic elements of nature.
Vis Medicatrix Naturare – The healing power of nature – the body has the inherent ability to establish, maintain and restore health.
Tolle Causam – Identify and treat the cause – Underlying causes need to be identified to direct treatment at the root cause rather that at symptomatic expressions.
Primum No Nocere – Do No Harm – The process of healing includes symptoms which are an expression of the life force attempting to heal itself. Suppressing symptoms without removing the underlying cause may weaken the vital force.
Treat the Whole person – Both health and imbalance are conditions of the whole organism displaying a complex interaction of physical, spiritual, emotional and other factors. The harmonious functioning of all aspects of an individual is essential and requires a personalized and comprehensive approach to treatment.
The Physician is a teacher – The practitioners major role is to educate & encourage health through motivation & empowerment through assumed responsibility. It is each individual who ultimately creates and accomplishes healing. Prevention is the best cure.
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Dr. Erin Madigan-Fleck is a licensed aesthetic instrutor and aesthetician with more than 30 years of experience in the aesthetic and wellness field. She is a nationally certified health professional, holds a bachelors of science degree in natural health, a masters degree in holistic nutrition, and a doctorate in naturopathic medicine. She is an author, advanced educator and a leading authority in the holistic approach to the care and treatment of problematic skin conditions.