Health Professionals in District Of Columbia County
“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.
Nutritionist/Dietitian, MS, RD, LD
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“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.
“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.
“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.
“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.
“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.
“Pain and illness can be a severe barrier to living well, directly and indirectly. Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine treatments are designed to create and maintain health, and were considered both preventive medicine and effective treatments in their inception. Chinese Medicine excels at diagnosing and treating the root cause of imbalances that manifest as painful symptoms. In this way, physical and emotional pain can be effectively alleviated and resolved, leading to long term wellness. I am deeply committed to my patients and the practice of this HealingWisdom Medicine, which recognizes and cultivates the potential to create health, and sustain it.
“Heather is a licensed Acupuncturist & practitioner of Chinese Herbal Medicine with her primary office in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, DC. 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).
“Hello there! In my practice I create safe space for deep relaxation, integration, and healing by meeting people where they are and affirming the wisdom of each unique and wonderfully made body. I specialize in a seamless blend of Therapeutic Massage and Reiki/Energywork for women (but am open to clients of all genders).
“Prevent diseases, prevent disease from progressing and early treatments are the goal in my office. In addition, the treatments complement and enhance the conventional medicine. Acupuncture and herbs are proven and effective methods to treat & cure diseases with no chemical dependency and no side effect.
“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.
“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.
“Fredi Prevost blends innovative mind-body-spirit connections to create an exceptional therapeutic bodywork/yoga experience. To ease movement, reduce stress and maintain good health, various forms of bodywork center on self-realization, energy balance and natural restoration -- supporting your well-being. Your personalized SpaRitualDC session will feature a selection of techniques: Deep Tissue Massage, Hot Stones, Aromatherapy, Myofascial Release, Cupping, KinesioTaping, Positional Release, Still Point, Stretching and Breath Control among others. These expertly combined integrative therapies relax muscles, improve circulation, increase flexibility, lower heart rate, open energy channels to initiate the relaxation response and reduce the effects of stress.
“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.
“Through natural and safe treatment modalities, our philosophy is to first do no harm. At Indigo Health Clinic, we specialize in treating thyroid disorders, gastrointestinal disorders, food sensitivities, adrenal fatigue and hormone irregularities, Lyme disease and immune system imbalances, and cardiovascular disease. Same day sick visits are welcome.
“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.
“The ADHD and Anxiety Center is dedicated the treatment of ADHD and anxiety using natural, holistic methods. Dr. Johnson has extensive experience treating these conditions with homeopathy, nutrition and botanical (herbal) medicine. People are routinely amazed at the power of these treatments to help ADHD and anxiety.
“Acupuncture and Chinese herbology is an experience-based medicine developed for thousands of years in China. As an experienced acupuncturist and traditional Chinese medicine practitioner, Dr. Xu is dedicated to provide the most suitable treatment for your body to achieve well-being and good health. We offer treatment for depression, insomnia, headache, infertility, Pain management (Back pain, Neck pain, Joint pain, etc), PMS, digestive disorders, stroke sequelae, nausea & vomiting, and many other chronic problems.
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.
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