Frequently Asked Questions

I often get asked similar questions about the clinic and treatments so I’ve gathered together some of the most popular with some (hopefully) useful answers.

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About me

Questions about me, Norelle Hentschel.

Who are you?

I’m Norelle Hentschel, Naturopath and owner of Your Remedy Naturopathy, a natural health clinic on the Lower North Shore of Sydney. You can learn more about me by heading over to my About page.

What are your qualifications?

I hold a Bachelor of Health Science in Naturopathy from Endeavour College of Natural Health. I graduated dux of my year. This 4-year degree included comprehensive training in herbal medicine, nutrition dietary planning, pharmacology, pathology and diagnostic techniques. I continually upgrade my clinical knowledge by doing ongoing professional education. I have most recently completed a Masterclass in Fertility.

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About the clinic

Questions about pricing, payment, and appointments.

How much does an appointment cost?

The details of current appointment costs can be found on the Book a consult page.

How long will an appointment take?

Initial appointments are 75 minutes and follow up appointments are 30 minutes.

Do you offer phone or Skype appointments?

Initial appointments are conducted face to face in the Crows Nest clinic. Follow up appointments can be done by phone or Skype. Please note Health Funds may not cover phone/Skype appointments.

Can I get a Private Health Fund rebate?

I am registered with most major health funds. If your policy includes Naturopathy as an extra you may be eligible for a rebate. A receipt will be provided for your treatment that will allow you make a claim with your health insurer. From April 2019, changes to Federal Government legislation may mean this rebate is no longer available. Check your specific circumstances with your health fund.

How much will I get back from my health fund?

This will depend on the fund and your policy. Check with your health fund to get details specific to your situation.

Do you bulk bill under Medicare?

No, Naturopathy is not currently included in Medicare.

How many appointments will I need?

That depends on your condition. Acute conditions (like colds and flu) may only require 1 or 2 appointments. Chronic conditions may require longer term treatment. This will be discussed as part of your initial consultation.  My goal is to get you well as soon as we can.

What payment options do you accept?

Payment is made at the time of the consultation. We accept cash, EFTPOS and all major credit cards (except American Express).

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About my services

Questions about the services I offer.

What services do you offer?

I use Naturopathy, Nutrition, Herbal Medicine and Flower Essences in my treatments. I do not offer homeopathy, massage or energy healing as I have not been trained in those modalities.

What conditions do you treat?

I support clients with a wide range of health conditions. You can get more information on the Health Issues page. Feel free to get in touch if you’d like to have a quick chat about how I can help you.

Do you treat animals?

No, I am not trained in the treatment of animals.

Do you use medicinal canabis?

No, medicinal cannabis is a restricted substance and it is not legal for Naturopaths or herbalists in Australia to prescribe it.

I've been prescribed supplements/herbs from another Naturopath. Can I buy them from you?

Yes, if you have a valid prescription from another practitioner you can purchase these from me. I will need a copy of the prescription for my records. If you don’t have a prescription a consultation will be required (for legal reasons).  Please contact me to discuss further.

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About the location

Questions about the location, parking and ammenities.

Where are you located?

The Your Remedy Naturopathy clinic is located in the heart of the Crows Nest business district in Sydney, Australia. The address is: The Transformation Space, Level 1, 54 Alexander Street.

Does the building have a lift?

No, there is no lift in the building. The clinic is on the first floor up one flight of stairs.

Does your clinic have restrooms?

Yes, there are male and female restrooms in the clinic.

Where can I park?

While the clinic has no customer parking there are metered/unmetered street parking on Alexander and Burlington Streets. There is a public car park on Holterman Street and, if you combine your visit with some grocery shopping, you can park two hours for free in the Woolworths car park on Burlington Street.

Are you near public transport?

Yes, The are many buses within a 2-5 minute walk of the clinic on Burlington Street, Falcon Street and the Pacific Highway. The St Leonards train station is an 800m walk.

Want to chat?

Clinic hours

Mon: Closed

Tue: 10am-8pm

Wed: 12pm-8pm

Thur: 12pm-8pm

Fri: 10am -5pm

Hello there,

I'm Norelle Hentschel.

I'm an experienced Naturopath with a clinic in Crows Nest, Sydney. I've helped many people improve their health. I'm ready to help you feel better and regain your energy and vitality.

Are you ready for better health?

Let’s get started.