Crohn’s & Colitis Treatment
Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative colitis can be well managed using Naturopathic Medicine. Naturopathic treatment of IBD consists of removing causing factors of flare ups, managing flare ups, further adjusting your treatment to make sure you stay in remission and heal the gut. Dr. Tali uses evidence based integrative medicine, well researched effective treatment therapies for IBD and individualizes the protocol specifically for you and your needs, considering your risk, history, medication use and other health factors. This can be done by nutritional assessment, Food sensitivities testing may be beneficial in order to reduce inflammation.
The most important approach for Dr. Tali`s IBD treatment is to reduce inflammation and minimize oxidative stress that it causing the damage to your gastrointestinal tract. It’s also important to restore nutritional status due to the common nutrient depletion in IBD patients and optimizing absorption.
Education plays a big role for IBD approach as certain dietary modifications have been shown to be as effective as some Crohn’s medications. You may already be taking prescription medications and Dr. Tali will adjust treatment in order to maximize benefit and work on reducing medication dosage (if needed / wanted).