What is a Naturopathic Doctor?
Naturopathic Doctor's Oath
Naturopathic Doctors in St. John's, NL
I dedicate myself to the service of humanity as a practitioner of the art and science of Naturopathic Medicine. By precept, education and example, I will assist and encourage others to strengthen their health, reduce risks for disease and preserve the health of our planet for ourselves and future generations.
I will continually endeavour to improve my abilities. I will conduct my life and practice of Naturopathic Medicine with integrity and freedom from prejudice. I will keep confident what should not be divulged. I will honour the principles of Naturopathic Medicine:
First, to do no harm
To cooperate with the healing powers of nature
To address the fundamental causes of disease
To heal the whole person through individualised treatment
To teach the principles of healthy living and preventive medicine
With my whole heart, before these witnesses, as a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, I pledge to remain true to this oath.