Frequently Asked QuestionsGet The Answers You Need
So that you are as informed as possible in your decision to contact me for an appointment, below are answers to some of the common questions we receive about my mobile naturopathy services. For any other questions please contact me.
How long does a Naturopath consult take?
Initial consultation takes 1 hour to gather detailed information and discuss treatment options. Follow up consultations require approximately 45 minutes to discuss progress and review treatment plan.
How do I pay for my consultation?
A wireless EFTPOS machine is brought to the consultation to take payments for both consultation and supplements required. Debit card, or credit card are the preferred methods of payment.
Can I claim the consult through private health insurance?
Yes, you can claim initial and follow up consultation fee’s through private health insurance if you are covered for Naturopathy. The rebate amount depends on the private health company and how many consultations you have had. Check with your private health insurance company if you are covered for Naturopathy.
How does a Naturopath differ from a GP?
A registered Naturopath completes a 4 year graduate degree such as a Bachelor of Health Science in Naturopathy at a recognised college of Naturopathy. Naturopaths are schooled in the same basic sciences as a conventional doctor, but studies holistic and non-toxic methods of treatment with a particular emphasis on disease prevention and optimising wellness
What ages are treated?
Individuals of all ages are welcome for consultation starting at newborn baby through to the elderly.
What do I need to have ready on consultation day?
- Make sure you are well hydrated, particularly if VEGA testing is being performed. The more hydrated, the better conductivity and result.
- Payment method – debit or credit card
- Copies of past blood test results (if any) from doctor or other health professionals
- Current medications or supplements on hand or listed
What areas do you cover?
- Brisbane CBD
- South Brisbane
- North Gold Coast
Can I come to you?
If you live outside of the areas covered above, contact Leisa to discuss alternate arrangements.