Marina is a Nutritionist, Naturopath, Herbalist and Iridologist who’s focus is on helping other take control of their health. Whether you are experiencing digestive disorders such as IBS, anxiety, depression, PCOS, thyroid disorders, autoimmunity or menopause symptoms – Marina is here to simplify your journey to health by getting to the underlying cause.
A more complete list of what Marina can assist with would include:
- Low energy or fatigue
- Weight gain/loss
- Abdominal bloating/discomfort
- Constipation and/or Diarrhoea
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
- Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease (GORD)
- Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)
- Recurrent colds and flu
- Hay fever
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
- Menstrual problems (Endometriosis, PCOS)
- Pregnancy support
- Menopause (Pre and Post)
- Non-alcoholic fatty-liver disease
- Cardiovascular disease
- Thyroid conditions (Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism)
- Preventative & Lifestyle Medicine
- Histamine Issues
Marina approaches each client in a kind and respectful way, treating each person as an individual, and taking into account the sensitive concerns that people may have with their health, allowing adequate time to listen to clients’ history and evaluating the interactions among genetic, environmental, biochemical, emotional and lifestyle factors that influence health and chronic disease. This holistic assessment approach allows her to provide integrative and individualised treatment plans that lead to the client experiencing true health, rather than simply disease management.
Treatments may include diet advice, lifestyle changes, mindfulness techniques, and the provision of supportive herbs and supplements to adapt the body’s responses to stress whilst building your strength and wellbeing.
Appointments and Fees
Your first appointment
Your first appointment with Marina will take approximately 60 minutes (allow up to 90 minutes), the fee for which is $130.
No referral is necessary, however if you have one, bring it with you so Marina can communicate with the referring practitioner.
At your first appointment Marina will take a comprehensive assessment of your health history, goals and challenges, including your family medical history, an in-depth dietary review, and iridology (iris analysis). Depending on your health history and goals, Marina may refer you for other tests to further evaluate your current state of health.
If you have any relevant blood test results or medical reports- please bring them with you.
Second and ongoing appointments
Second and ongoing appointments with Marina will take approximately 40-60 minutes (allow 60 minutes), the fee for which is $130.
Follow up appointments provide an opportunity for Marina to review your progress, refer you for re-testing or new tests as the need arises, and hold you accountable to your goals.
To make an appointment with Marina, please call (02) 9878 5021, or book online here.