In the state of California, naturopathic doctors are independently allowed to prescribe, furnish, order or administer all synthetic and natural hormones, as well as epinephrine. In the state of California, naturopathic doctors can prescribe Schedule III drugs under a patient-specific protocol checked by a supervising MD or DO.
Naturopathic doctors treat a variety of acute and chronic conditions. Conditions we treat include acne, adrenal exhaustion, allergies, anxiety, arthritis, asthma, autoimmune conditions, chronic fatigue, depression, diabetes, digestive disorders, Epstein- Barr virus infection, food intolerances, headaches, high and low blood pressure, hormone imbalances, hypothyroidism, insomnia, irritable bowel syndrome, liver disorders, low back pain including sciatica, low immunity, [...]
Yes, naturopathic doctors are licensed in California. However, know that not all “naturopaths” are licensed naturopathic doctors. Certain individuals call themselves “naturopaths” simply after taking some online classes. A licensed naturopathic doctor is different. Licensed naturopathic doctors graduated from four-year, in-residence doctoral degree programs accredited by the Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME), which is [...]