Frequently Asked Questions


Want to learn more about Naturopathic Medicine?

For more information about Naturopathic medicine, check out our Functional Medicine page.

What to expect at your First Visit

One of the Doctors at Desert Health Specialists will do an extensive history review, listen to your chief concerns, and request any specific lab work, imaging or records needed to provide you with an individualized treatment strategy. New patient visits will be approximately 60 minutes. We request all new patient paperwork filled out and submitted 24 hours before your visit.

What conditions do we treat?

We treat a wide variety of conditions ranging from common colds to sports injuries, from joint pain to hormone replacement therapy and much more.  For a complete list of services and conditions, please click here.

Do we accept insurance?

We provided you with all the necessary codes and information for you to submit a claim to your insurance company so that you can be adequately reimbursed. Some insurance companies will cover Naturopathic Medical services. Acupuncture treatments may also be covered by your insurance. Most diagnostic testing such as, blood tests, labs and imaging studies we may require are covered by major insurance carriers. We gladly accept Health Savings Accounts (HSA). Flexible spending plans and medical savings accounts may reimburse for the cost of care and for nutritional supplements that we prescribe.

What is the quality of the supplements we prescribe?

The doctors at Desert Health Specialists provide the best quality supplements possible. They only use supplements and nutraceutical companies that have the highest quality and purest ingredients.