A lot of naturopathic practices relate to hormonal balancing, IVF support, and helping get the body ready for natural conception. These services are available to heterosexual and same sex couples trying to start a family. Here are 10 of the top naturopaths offering fertility services around Melbourne.
For many couples around Australia,
conceiving a child is harder than they think at first. This is a common
problem, with 1 in 6 Australian couples having fertility issues. There are many
factors that contribute to infertility, including diet, lifestyle, genetics,
and health concerns.
Fortunately, there are many remedies
available to assist with infertility. Even better, not everything has to be
medical related or involving surgery. In fact, there are a range of natural
fertility options available. Consulting with a naturopath in the early day of
fertility struggles can help identify, assess, and relieve fertility issues
that are going on.
Naturopaths offer natural medicine
and holistic practices to help align the body in a way that chances of
conception are increased. Given there are no medical complications or serious
health problems, naturopaths can help you fall pregnant quicker. A lot of
naturopathic practices relate to hormonal balancing, IVF support, and helping
get the body ready for natural conception. These services are available to
heterosexual and same sex couples trying to start a family.
Here are 10 of the top naturopaths
offering fertility services around Melbourne.
Emma Tippett has a holistic outlook
on the body and believes that the gut is literally the centre of wellbeing. Her
research and experience in treating stomach related illness gives her good
insight to fertility awareness and management. Through looking at the whole
body working together, Emma looks at hormonal balance and fertility management
with advice ranging from diet to lifestyle.
experience: Since 2004
area: Hormonal health and fertility awareness
Bachelor of Health Science in Naturopathy
Highly skilled in naturopathic care
for women’s health, Gina Fox has a lot of clinical and practical experience in
using naturopathy to assist with fertility. She can support with IVF cycles to
improve the chances of getting pregnant. Gina also takes a look at
preconception health for women and ways to improve sperm quality in men. She
also guides patients in meditation practice to remove stressors that can impact
negatively on conception.
experience: Over 15 years
area: Conception health, IVF support, infertility
Having a special interest and
expertise in natural fertility, Joanne Lipinski has many methods to address
fertility concerns. She supports a range of patients including women over the
age of 35 and couples having trouble conceiving. Joanne has experience
assisting both men and women with their fertility issues.
experience: Over 20 years
area: Natural fertility treatment
Qualified and registered naturopath and pharmacist
Emma Berry combines an understanding
of convention and modern medicines with traditional naturopathic approaches.
This informs her treatment of fertility problems by encouraging proactive
awareness when it comes to conception. Her philosophy is grounded in a
personalised and caring approach. Emma treats women’s health and fertility
including IVF support.
experience: Not mentioned
area: Women’s infertility and IVF support
Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy)
The founder and director of
Reproductive Wellness, Michelle Cooke is an experienced naturopath with an
interest in hormonal balancing and fertility. She focuses on natural fertility
management and also assists couples and women who are trying to get pregnant on
IVF cycles. In addition to these services, Michelle offers diet and lifestyle
advice as well as herbal nutritional medicines.
experience: 16 years
area: Natural fertility management, IVF support
Bachelor of Health Science, Advanced Diploma of Naturopathy
Tina Jenkins has extensive knowledge
of natural fertility methods in both Australia and Singapore. She spent many
years working at an IVF center in Singapore learning to assist couples with
natural methods to help them conceive. She has ongoing expertise in
preconception care and women’s fertility issues.
experience: More than 10 years
area: IVF support, preconception care, women’s fertility issues
Advanced Certificate in Natural Fertility Management
With over 30 years experience in the
naturopathic field, Sandra Dillon has plenty of expert advice on how to get the
body ready for pregnancy. She deals mostly with natural fertility management
and using natural methods. This include things such as diet and lifestyle
advice as well as natural herbal based medicines to boost fertility.
experience: Over 30 years
area: Natural fertility management
Naturopathic Diploma Southern School of Natural Therapies
One of the leading fertility
specialists, Anne Digby is highly qualified and sought after. Many
gynaecologists around Melbourne refer patients onto Anne for natural fertility
treatment. As well as being a fertility expert, Anne is also a herbalist and
midwife so she has many diverse aspects of knowledge to bring to the table. She
has been associated with IVF programs around Melbourne since 1983 and has used
natural remedies to support IVF patients.
experience: Since the 1980s
area: IVF support, natural fertility management
With a down to earth and holistic
approach, Josie Ceniti established a strong rapport with patients early on. She
guides them along the options of dealing with their infertility in a sensitive
and empathetic manner. She has many natural medicine remedies and solutions on
how to restore the body and hormonal balance back to its full fertility
Leanne Pugno works to support
clients based on their individual needs and goals. She offers a wide range of
naturopathic services including a focus on women’s health concerns, such as
fibroids and endometritis. Leanne also offers preconception support for couples
to enhance natural fertility. Furthermore, she also deals with subfertility in
men and women as well as hormonal issues.
experience: Not mentioned
area: Women’s health, preconception
care, subfertility treatment for men and women
Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy)
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