PCOS

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is the most common female hormonal disorder. It is a complex disorder involving hormone balance, as well as genetic, metabolic, nutritional, and emotional factors. One of the main causes of PCOS is insulin dysregulation, resulting in chronically high insulin and blood sugar levels. Naturopathic Medicine focuses on treating the root cause of PCOS. Your comprehensive treatment plan may include lifestyle practices, targeted nutrient supplementation, IV therapy, acupuncture and herbal medicine.

Symptoms of PCOS:

  • Weight gain, particularly around the abdomen

  • Increased facial hair

  • Thinning hair on the head

  • Acne

  • Irregular menses

  • Infertility

  • Blood sugar dysregulation

Goals of Treatment:

  • Improve insulin and glucose levels

  • Balance sex hormones including estrogen and testosterone 

  • Improve ovulation and menstrual regularity 

  • Resolve acne and hair growth 

  • Effective weight management 

  • Optimize fertility