Women’s Health

Naturopathic physicians can be considered primary care providers in Vermont.  At the Vermont Naturopathic Clinic (VTNC), women’s health preventative services include, but are not limited to:

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  • Annual well woman exam
  • Pap smear
  • STD screening
  • Referrals for preventative procedures:
    • Colonoscopy
    • Bone scan
    • Mammogram

Many women’s health conditions respond well to natural medicine treatments.  VTNC physicians use lifestyle medicine, nutritional supplements, botanical medicine, and other approaches to treat conditions affecting women, including but not limited to:

  • Menstrual conditions
    • Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
    • Menstrual cramps
    • Heavy periods
    • Irregular periods
  • Hot flashes and other menopausal symptoms
  • Hormone imbalance
  • Fertility and preconception
  • Pregnancy-related symptoms
  • Post-partum weight loss
  • Breast pain
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Abnormal Pap smears
  • Vaginal discharge and irritation
  • Difficulty with sex
    • Pain during sex
    • Low sex drive (libido)

Naturopathic physicians take your whole life into account, creating a plan using the least invasive and most effective treatments available.

To schedule an appointment, call (802) 448-3388.