Lauren Reid ND
B.H.Sc.(Naturopathy); Adv dip Naturopathy;
Naturopathic Medicine Practitioner
Qualifications and memberships
Lauren is a highly qualified and experienced Naturopathic Medicine Practitioner. She holds a Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy) and Advanced Diploma of Naturopathy. Lauren also has completed additional training in a number of areas including Natural Fertility Management, Reflexology, Bio-Impedence Testing, Functional Pathology Testing, Salivary Hormone Testing and DNA Gene Testing.
Lauren is a member of the Australian Natural Therapists Association (A.N.T.A) and is registered with all major health funds, which enables clients to claim health fund rebates on consultations.
Lauren has extensive experience working in general naturopathic practice and enjoys working with a multidisciplinary team of health professionals, both within Remede and externally. Lauren makes sure she keeps up-to-date with the latest research and advances in complementary medicine by regularly attending conferences and seminars on a variety of health topics, to benefit her patients.
Areas of Specialty and Approach to Treatment
Lauren provides a high standard of natural healthcare to her patients and enjoys treating a wide variety of health concerns, including chronic and complex conditions. During consultations, Lauren takes the time to listen, examine and understand what the patient is presenting with, to determine the underlying cause/s of their health issues. Lauren takes a comprehensive approach to determine the factors involved in a patient’s health concerns by using testing including general pathology testing, salivary reproductive and adrenal hormone testing, inflammation markers, cellular health analysis and DNA testing and more.
This comprehensive approach means she is able to be specific with treatment and tailor it to suit the needs of the individual.
Lauren helps patients with a wide range of health conditions including immune complaints, auto-immune disease, digestive disorders, thyroid issues, adrenal fatigue, diabetes, stress management issues, anxiety, hormone imbalances, cancer support and skin conditions.
She has additional training and a special interest in immune health, and often treats conditions such as allergies, food sensitivities, asthma, hayfever, eczema, glandular fever, auto-immune conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, hashimoto’s and graves, general immune dysfunction and frequent infections.
Lauren has also undergone additional training in natural fertility management to address conditions such as PCOS, hormone imbalances, endometriosis, fibroids, infertility, menopause and abnormalities with the menstrual cycle.
As well as treating the presenting health issue Lauren aims to empower her clients to take charge of their health, educate them on preventive health, and teach them to listen to the signs the body is giving them to maintain health and wellness long-term.
Lauren provides a multifaceted approach to treatment, utilizing science-based natural medicines. She incorporates the use of nutritional medicines and supplementation, herbal medicine, dietary therapy and lifestyle counselling – depending on her patient’s needs and health concerns. Lauren believes that a good diet is the cornerstone of good health, and while certain foods can contribute to poor health, there are foods that can be used as medicine to help the body to heal. Nutritional guidance is an important part of how Lauren practices and is incorporated into individualized treatment plans for all patients.
Lauren develops effective, targeted, achievable and supportive treatment programs designed specifically for the individual and is open to working with patient’s other healthcare providers along the way, to ensure that each patient receives the best care.
With her commitment to patient care and passion of helping and inspiring people to achieve optimal health and wellness, Lauren is a highly valued practitioner at Remede.