Tauranga Medical Herbalist & Nutritionist

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Angela Frieswyk is a Tauranga based Medical Herbalist and Clinical Nutritionist. Angela has been practicing as a Medical Herbalist and Nutritionist in Tauranga since 2001 and is experienced in all aspects of Herbal Medicine, Nutrition and Naturopathy.

Angela offers a professional consultation service combining conventional and alternative diagnostics to help identify the underlying causes of ill health. She is well-known for prescribing successful treatments based on traditional herbal medicine, naturopathy, nutritional supplementation, plus diet and lifestyle changes. As a tertiary qualified nutritionist Angela prescribes a sound diet based on wholefood nutrition, balanced meal planning and helps clients effectively address food intolerances and allergies.

Angela has gained high levels of qualifications and continually researches and attends post graduate courses to ensure she is abreast with the latest developments in the fields of herbal medicine, naturopathy, diet, nutritional supplementation and alternative diagnostics. Angela is a registered Medical Herbalist with the New Zealand Association of Medical Herbalists. For more information about her Tauranga based clinic see ‘About Angela’ and ‘Consultation’.

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Treatments Offered

Hormone imbalances … PMS, menstrual problems, endometriosis, fibroids, menopause, skin problems, mood disorders, etc

Thyroid imbalance … hypothyroid, hyperthyroid, sub-clinical thyroid dysfunction
Fertility and Preconception care … optimising success, minimising miscarriage, healthy mum / baby
Cardiovascular Health … blood pressure, cholesterol, inflammation
Digestion & Weight Gain … gut toxicity, intolerances, allergy, bowel problems, bloat, candida, etc
Immune Support … weak immunity, unresolved infections, allergy, autoimmunity, toxicity
Stress, Anxiety and Sleep Disorders … depression, insomnia, headaches, Bach Flower support, etc
Cancer … including protective support throughout conventional treatment, optimising wellness.

Seminars on Digestive Health & Menopause

Digestive health Seminar

Gain an understanding of the digestive system, holistic nutrition and how to maintain digestive wellness. Angela, a medical herbalist, will also cover simple homemade remedies, commercial health remedies and when to seek further practitioner help.
Term Two Monday 6 May (one day)
Time 7.00 to 9.00pm
Cost $20
Tutor Angela Frieswyk
Click here to register for the Seminars on Digestive Health & Menopause

Menopause Seminar

Learn about the importance of lifestyle preparation and holistic nutrition prior to menopause and thereafter. Angela, a medical herbalist, will also explain how herbal medicines may help to ease the hormonal transition.
Term Two Monday 1 July (one day)
Time 7.00 to 9.00 pm
Cost $20
Tutor Angela Frieswyk
Click here to register for the Menopause Seminar


Angela is back from her Xmas break and is available for appointments. 

Angela Frieswyk

BSc, Dipl Herb Med, MNZAMH

Medical Herbalist & Nutritionist

Angela Frieswyk, Medical Herbalist & Nutritionist

Quick Lookups

  • Hormone Tests +

    Hormone imbalances can contribute to a number of conditions including menstrual problems, mental wellbeing, weight gain, menopausal symptoms, insomnia, stress, Read More
  • Thyroid Tests +

    A usual thyroid blood test screen for TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone) has a wide margin of ‘normal’, often missing cases Read More
  • Food Allergy and Intolerance Testing +

    Angela can confidently guide clients with elimination and reintroduction diets in order to identify problematic foods. Angela feels to date Read More
  • Hair Tissue Mineral Analysis +

    Hair Tissue Mineral Analysis provides an accurate, reliable assay of the minerals and toxic elements using mass spectroscopy. Hair acts Read More
  • QRA™: Quantum Reflex Analysis +

    QRA™ is a university proven kinesiology technique that allows Angela to get a feel for the bio-energetic status of key Read More
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Charts for You

  • Basal Temperature, Menstrual Cycle / Fertility Charting +

      Basal temperature charting is a useful screening assessment for thyroid health. Basal temperature charting along with cervical mucus observation can Read More
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