Dr. Tara Burke is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dr. Burke’s primary focus is in women’s medicine and endocrinology, having received extensive training in thyroid health, adrenal health, and hormone balance after graduation from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. She spends time with her patients to identify their individual health goals and treat, not just the symptoms, but the whole person. She utilizes lifestyle, nutrition, supplementation, herbals, acupuncture, and when indicated, medications, to find a solution for each of her patients. Ethical, evidence-based medicine is her top priority. Dr. Burke is currently practicing at Blossom Wellness in North Scottsdale, Arizona near to the Grayhawk, DC Ranch, Desert Ridge, and Pinnacle Peak areas. Click Here to Schedule.
At your first appointment Dr. Burke will discuss and understand your past and present health concerns. She will review your health goals, medical history, as well as medications and supplements. In addition, she will go through any indicated previous lab work and imaging provided. After reviewing these items, any additional lab work and imaging will be recommended to further assess your unique case. At the end of the visit, you will be provided with an individualized treatment plan and encouraged to ask questions to educate and empower you on your path to wellness!
At this time we do not contract with insurance. We are better able to provide the services patients require with shorter wait times and longer, more meaningful visits.
While we are not “in-network” with any insurance plans, you may be able to receive reimbursement directly from the insurance company. In addition, many patients choose to use HSA (Health Savings Account) cards to pay for their appointments. Please check with your insurance company in order to determine what they require. Many insurance companies will also cover much of the lab work our provider may order.
Dr. Burke works with every budget to provide optimal care to her patients.
Dr. Burke is well versed in a variety of health conditions and concerns. However, her practice focuses in Thyroid, Adrenal, Hormonal Balancing, Women's Medicine, and Digestive Health. Please see the services page for additional information.
Dr. Burke focuses in on finding the root cause of illness/unbalance, and this is what makes the naturopathic approach to medicine so unique.
Giving a generalized time frame is difficult as each patient and condition is different. As a general rule, you may start to feel improvements after the first visit - but you should expect a few visits to see significant changes.
Remember, for many chronic conditions, you didn’t start feeling poorly overnight - it probably took days, months, or even years. The longer a conditions has been present, the longer it may take to heal.
A better time frame can be established after your initial consultation based on your health concerns, health goals, and treatment plan.
Yes, in the state of Arizona Naturopathic Doctors are able to prescribe medications.
Dr. Burke has a DEA number and can prescribe Schedule III, IV and V controlled substances, when indicated.
15 min Discovery Calls (New Patients Only) to discuss your health goals and options - Complimentary
New Patient Visit (60 min) - $250
Established Patient Follow- Up (30 min) - $125
Acupuncture New Patient (45 min) - $150
Acupuncture Existing Patient (30min) - $75
For additional services or questions please contact the office at (480) 702-1445. Please note, if you have extensive health concerns or would like extra time we offer extended time slots at $75 for every additional 15min.
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