DIGESTIVE HEALTH

Your gut health is an essential foundation to your wellbeing. Digestive issues may cause a range of symptoms including nausea, bloating, abdominal pain, diarrhoea and constipation. However, it may also contribute to other symptoms such as ‘brain fog’, concentration difficulties, fatigue, and skin issues to name a few.

Adrian is experienced in treating a range of digestive issues including:

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)
  • Intestinal Hyperpermeability (‘Leaky Gut’)
  • Large Bowel Dysbiosis / Bacterial Imbalances
  • Chronic Constipation / Chronic Diarrhoea
  • Intestinal Bacterial, Fungal and Parasitic Infections
  • Gastro-Oesphageal Reflux Disease (GORD) / Heartburn
  • Helicobacter Pylori Infection
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Gastritis, Peptic Ulcer
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Food Allergy, Intolerances, and Sensitivities

Adrian is able to order and interpret a range of digestive and microbiome functional pathology investigations to enable a better understanding of your digestive health. Your naturopathy consultation provides time to take a detailed assessment and advise what form of testing may be appropriate. Common functional tests available include:

  • GI Maps
  • uBiome / Microba /Ā SmartGUT (SmartDNA)
  • Doctor’s Data Comprehensive Stool Analysis
  • Genova GI Effects Stool
  • Great Plains Organic Acids Testing
  • Genova GI Effects Stool Analysis
  • Intestinal Permeability
  • SIBO Breath Testing
  • Coeliac Screening
  • Fructose, Lactose, Sorbitol Malabsorption Breath Testing
  • Food Allergy and Hypersensitivity Screening