Q: Do you accept insurance? A: Yes, Dr. Voves is in network with most private insurance plans. Please contact the office to find out more about your specific plan coverage or contact your insurance company.
Q: What are the benefits of seeing a Naturopathic Doctor (ND)? A: Dr. Voves believes in working with her patients to address both the symptoms and the underlying cause of their condition(s). Our ongoing attempts to cope with modern life has caused an immense amount of stress which leads to imbalances in how the body was intended to function. This can manifest as weight gain, GI issues, depression, anxiety, hormonal issues, fatigue, and other chronic diseases. Dr. Voves will work with you to restore balance and function and improve your general health and well-being.
Q: What is the education of a Naturopathic Doctor like? A: Naturopathic Doctors attend a four-year, accredited, graduate level naturopathic medical program and earn a doctorate degree in naturopathic medicine. During their training, NDs are educated in all the same biomedical sciences and pharmacology studies as an MD or DO, as well as cutting edge, evidence based natural therapies including clinical nutrition, botanical medicine, nutraceuticals (supplements), counseling, and physical medicine. Upon graduating, NDs are granted their license after passing the state board exams.
Q: What can I expect during a visit? A: During your first visit, Dr. Voves will spend 60-90 minutes with you and listen to your story, then she will discuss next steps to determine what you personally need to address the issues that are bothering you most. Together, you will review different recommendations for testing and develop an individualized treatment plan. At your follow-up visits, any test results will be reviewed in detail and we will discuss how you are feeling with your treatment plan and make any necessary adjustments.
Q: Can Dr. Voves order labs or imaging? A: Dr. Voves can order conventional labs and imaging studies as well as functional medicine labs which help get to the root cause of your health concerns.
Q: Can Dr. Voves provide me with a referral? A: Yes! Dr. Voves, gladly collaborates with a broad spectrum of medical providers.
Q: What if I need a prescription? A: Dr. Voves can prescribe medications if needed.
If you have additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.