Health Professionals in District Of Columbia County
“I offer you comprehensive holistic healthcare in a beautiful tranquil environment. Find natural, drug-free healing through: acupuncture, herbal and nutritional medicine. I am successful in the treatment of pain, injury healing, women's health, fertility, migraine, gastrointestinal issues, emotional imbalances, and cancer recovery support. Also available are nutritional counseling, and blood cell nutrient analysis to better support your longevity. You can now book appointments with me directly on ZocDoc.
“Washingtonian Magazine "Top Doctor" in Rehabilitation Medicine, acupuncturist / chiropractor to the Washington Wizards, fully trained/licensed MD (Rehab Med - GW 89'), chiropractor (Logan College of Chiro - 79') and acupuncturist (Harvard Medical School / UCLA Postgrad - 07' / 95') with over 30 yrs experience. We are an integrative health practice in Wash, DC and McLean, VA. Our practice is a unique blend of conventional and complementary therapies that are patient-centered and utilizes safe and evidence-based treatments. Consultative services for Rehab Medicine/Medical Acup at GW, NRH, Children's Hospital, Johns Hopkins Sibley Hospital. We develop integrative strategies to promote healthy lifestyles.
“Offering a broader, more holistic perspective on health, Chinese medicine goes beyond managing symptoms to foster a dynamic state of wellbeing that encompasses body, mind and spirit. Whether it means finding relief for pain, coping with an acute physical concern or chronic condition, having a baby, relieving stress, fatigue, anxiety or depression, I am committed to supporting and guiding my patients to find ease with their symptoms and achieve a greater capacity to live as fully as possible.
“Rebecca is a registered dietitian, certified sports dietitian and a personal trainer with her Bachelor's degree in dietetics and her graduate degree in exercise and sports science from Iowa State University. She also has a personal training certification from the American College of Sports Medicine. Rebecca works with digestive issues, allergies, weight issues and with several athletes from various training groups - DC tri, Team Z, Team in Training, Pacers, and others. She also works closely with folks with multiple food allergies and has very extensive and personal experience in this area as well as with weight loss.
“As the former team acupuncturist for the Washington Redskins, I have significant experience treating both professional athletes and the weekend warriors for injury recovery and pain management. I also treat adults and children with issues ranging from migraines to cancer care, from anxiety to diabetes. Our practice has been featured on radio, TV, and in newspapers, including USA Today.
“MOBILE MASSAGE THERAPY SERVICES AVAILABLE!!! I will bring the spa environment to your home, office, hotel room or backstage Music venue. Or you are welcome to come into my DC Location (BY APPOINTMENT ONLY) I believe that life is filled with everyday stresses. I became a massage therapist and started Sail Away Massage with a passion to help ease those stresses and tensions in a safe, comfortable, nurturing environment.
“Dr. Arlene Donar graduated summa cum laude with a doctoral degree in Naturopathic Medicine from the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Donar specializes in the treatment of chronic illness. The individual needs of each client are met through the use of botanical medicine, clinical nutrition, homeopathic remedies, dietary modification, counseling and stress reduction techniques.
“Being in balance is not always simple. Taking refuge from the external demands of our daily lives requires a commitment to ourselves. Creating space to examine and to prioritize what is important to us begins with self-care. Meeting you in the role of facilitator and witness rather than "fixer" creates a more empowering dynamic for you to participate in your own well-being and healing process. Though I address chronic stress and tension, my intention is to also support you in making the changes that will lead to better heath and wholeness.
“I work with patients diagnosed with cancer with the main goals of fighting disease, supporting immune function, reducing side effects, improving quality of life and preventing recurrent disease.
“Heather is a licensed Acupuncturist & practitioner of Chinese Herbal Medicine with offices in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, DC and in Silver Spring, MD. Heather earned masters degrees in both Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine from Maryland University of Integrated Health (formally Tai Sophia Institute). Heather has deepened her skills of through additional training in: Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acute and chronic pain management, NADA detoxification techniques, Zero Balancing (a form of bodywork utilizing gentle pressure and traction to promote the flow of energy), and Qigong (a practice that integrates postures, movement, breathing, and meditation to strengthen and circulate energy/Qi).
“DCMindBody is a multidisciplinary practice located in the heart of Georgetown. Whether you have never experienced acupuncture before, or you have and are looking to start again, I welcome you to contact me for more information.
“My ideal client is someone who is looking for the best deep tissue massage treatment and/or relief and rehabilitation from injury and chronic pain of the neck, shoulder, or back, including hip pain and sciatica. The secret of successfully treating chronic pain problems is identifying the exact source of the pain and then correctly matching the appropriate treatment required to eliminate the pain.
“I feel I am best suited to treating three specific conditions, in addition to my general practice. 1. Women's Health-which includes menstrual disorders (PMS), infertility and menopausal disorders. 2. Pain Management-including acute and chronic muscle and joint pains and sports injuries. 3. Non-responsive Conditions-including tinnitus, fatigue, skin conditions or any chronic condition not responding to Western medicine. From experience I find that a multi-dimensional approach works best to resolve intractable conditions. So, in addition to acupuncture I often recommend Chinese herbs or other therapies like yoga, tai chi or massage therapy.
“Washingtonian Magazine 'Top Doctor' in Rehab Medicine and acupuncturist / chiropractor to the Washington Wizards. Fully trained/licensed MD (Rehab Med - GW 89') qualified to practice acupuncture (Harvard Med School / UCLA Postgrad - 07' / 95') and chiropractor (Logan College of Chiro - 79') with over 30 yrs experience. Wash, DC and McLean, VA. Our practice is a unique blend of conventional and complementary therapies that are patient-centered and utilizes safe and evidence-based treatments. Consultative services for Rehab Med/Med Acup at GW, Children's National Medical Center, Sibley Mem Hospital and Washington Hosp Ctr. Integrative medicine strategies to promote healthy lifestyles.
“Dr. Ciuha has a unique approach to health and disease. She practices holistic family medicine with emphasis on dermatology, women's and children's health, and digestive disorders/food sensitivities. Dr. Ciuha has a conventional medical approach to diagnosis, and she uses physical examination, clinical labs and imaging tests to identify the cause of the problem. The choice of treatment then is based on the individual patient's needs, and may include dietary and lifestyle modifications, nutritional therapies, botanical therapies, physical medicine, as well as certain prescription medications.
“"Eating alone will not keep a man well;he must also take exercise. For food and exercise...work together to produce health" Hippocrates - Let me be your coach for health and wellness. Our focus is individualized nutrition counseling for adults, adolescents, children, and families. Understanding the mind body connection is an important factor in helping you achieve you health goals, risk factors and food choices.
“I have been in practice since 1996. My treatment approach to your wholeness incorporates a combination of styles which are intended to respect your journey to health and well-being. I believe I am qualified to help your situation whether it is relaxation, stiffness, pain or injury. A professional assessment, as well as an active dialogue and a respect for your needs will result in an experience that can be either a focused short-term treatment approach incorporating a single modality or a more in-depth, long-term approach which may integrate different modalities weaved into several sessions.
“Matt uses an integrative style of classical and modern acupuncture and herbal medicine techniques. He thrives on helping individuals achieve their personal wellness goals through attentive and personalized treatments. Many clients seek treatment with Matt for various health concerns, stress reduction, boosting immune function, and achieving a greater sense of overall wellness that can be noticed on a daily basis.
“The principle of my treatments is to prevent diseases/ disorders from occurring, prevent disease from progressing and early treatment/being aware when diseases/ disorders are occurring. In addition, the treatments complement and enhance the conversational medicine. I believe the treatment should be tailored to each individual although treating with same condition. No chemical dependent, no side effect and boost vital energy.
“Using acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, I treat the whole person, not just the symptoms. I identify and address the root cause of health issues, and restore balance in the body, mind and spirit. I am a licensed, board-certified acupuncturist and herbalist in the state of Maryland and the District of Columbia, and have practiced Chinese Medicine in the Washington, DC area for over 10 years. I studied at the Maryland Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine and the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Additionally, I earned a Graduate Certificate of Chinese Herbs at the Maryland University of Integrative Health.
How to tell if Natural Health is right for me?
District Of Columbia County Health Professionals have broad skills and are able to work with a wide range of symptoms.
Complementary and alternative health, natural health or holistic health is a non-medical path to well-being. It sees the physical, mental and spiritual aspects of life as closely interconnected and balanced. Advocates typically use a wide variety of alternative practices, the most common of which include: Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Homeopathy, Massage Therapy, Naturopathy, Nutrition, Osteopathy, and Physical Therapy.
How to find a Health Professional with specific treatment skills?
If you're looking for a specialist in District Of Columbia County, District of Columbia, try to refine your search with our left nav bar.
You can also try contacting a Natural Health professional to ask for a consultation or referral.
How to use my insurance?
Many Natural Health professionals accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the Health Professional.