Refine Your Search
San Diego Neighborhoods
Health Professionals in San Diego
“"Located in Mission Valley and easily accessible. Dr. Joseph Ortega has been a practicing chiropractor now for over 15 years. He takes pride in the fact his office has helped countless individuals with back pain and neck pain, headaches, relief from the pain of arthritis in the neck and back, muscle spasms, dizziness, stiffness, etc. We also specialize in car accidents, sports injuries, muscular injuries, and general overall health. We also have massage therapy on staff. We utilize state of the art physiotherapy procedures such as therapeutic ultrasound, interferential modalities, muscle stimulation, traction, and hydrotherapy.
“I have been in the holistic health field since the 1980's, I have a wide knowledge of varied therapies in massage, movement therapies, breathing exercises, herbal treatments, as well as acupuncture. I believe in utilizing ancient wisdom as well as modern science and I am constantly developing my knowledge base to be a better therapist. I spent my life dedicated to seeing to your well being. My goal is to make you feel better.
“Massage therapy is great for anyone looking to reduce stress and ease muscle tension. I began to study my passion for massage in 2001 at IPSB (the International Professional School Of Bodywork) located in San Diego. There I studied a variety of massage modalities such as Circulatory massage, Deep Tissue Sculpting, Passive Joint Movement, Neuromuscular Therapy, Pregnancy massage, Lomi Lomi, aromatherapy, cupping therapy, and later learned ear candling. I obtained an Associates Degree in Holistic Health. With all of my experience I find it best to blend techniques depending on my client's needs and session goals. Professional inquires only please.
“Board certified in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine, Allison's passion for healing dates back to the experiences she endured after suffering a devastating injury. She struggled along this path until she realized that she could turn her health crisis into an opportunity. She began to view her painful experiences as a chance to understand the healing process on a deeper level and to relate to others on their healing path. Allison believes that wellness is one's greatest gift. She uses this understanding to connect to her patients throughout their healing process.
“Timi is an LMT and owner of Integrative Bodyworx, Advanced Bodywork for Your Active Lifestyle. An avid sports enthusiast, Timi has a unique understanding of the body and sports related injuries. Through her experience addressing soft tissue injuries caused from trauma or repetitive stress, she has focused her bodywork toward structural integration specializing in Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Neurostructural Bodywork, Active Engagement Muscle Therapy, Facilitated Stretching and Neurokinetic Therapy. Other modalities include Sports Massage, Deep Tissue, Shiatsu, Thai Massage, Reflexology, Swedish and Prenatal Massage.
“Are you seeking a better relationship with your body? Do you want to make holistic connections through bodywork? I facilitate pain relief and mind-body healing as a practical pathway to peace. I love my work! Specialties include Deep Tissue and Deep Circulatory, Sensory Repatterning, Thai, Neuromuscular, Sports, and Somatic Bodywork for stress and trauma. I am mobile through San Diego county, meaning I bring the spa to you. My office is also available. I work with all ages, including elderly, and provide pregnancy and chair massage. Please see my website: www.bodywork4peace.abmp.com. Call today to book!
“Carl M Balingit provides acupuncture for pain relief, stress, digestive disorders, headaches, reproductive health, and chronic diseases. He is licensed by the California Acupuncture Board and nationally certified in Oriental medicine. He has an M.S. in Traditional Oriental Medicine and a B.S. in Engineering.
“We are proud to be Voted "Best Chiropractic Office in San Diego" for 6 years by CityBeat magazine. Dr. Spence, Clinic Director, was also honored 2-times with the prestigious "Doctor of The Year" award by the chiropractic association. He is Past President of the San Diego County Chiropractic District and was featured on channel 8 "News and Health Report". Spence Chiropractic Center has an emphasis on safe, gentle and effective treatment of automobile and work related injuries, as well as sports and other injuries. In addition to injury care, we treats patients and their families in wellness care programs.
“Quick pain relief and return to normal ability is my main focus. Thoroughness in exam and treatment and has been my goal over the past 28 years. I help patients with pain, muscle spasm, stiffness and movement restrictions, often from injuries or accidents. Mostly musculoskeletal problems but not limited to those problems, I help headaches. I help patients discover the cause of their symtoms. I prefer to help those patients that are motivated to help themselves, a teamwork approach between the patient and myself. I have experienced many basic injuries and know first-hand the pain and healing of these injuries.
“Tired of wasting your money on franchise massage places that does not focus on your specific problem areas? Do you have an recurring aches and or injuries? Have not found the right therapist that will focus on these areas? You have come to the right place, I can HELP! My experience and background in Sports Massage can a dress your chronic or acute problem areas.
“The human body is a system, complex, intertwined and in rhythm with family, community and universe. As a system, it is managed by the endocrine system, or your hormones. Each stage of growth, development, change and adaptation is managed by the hormonal and autonomic nervous system. Understanding the critical aspects of you that allow you to adapt either effectively or ineffectively and maintain healthy or unhealthy homeodynamics is my passion. I want to hear your story, understand your physiology and provide the guidance and treatment specific to your needs to allow you to live a healthy and vibrant life.
“**MONEY BACK GUARANTEE Plan. Includes 1 Exam, 3 treatments. We specialize in treating Neck and Back Pain, and Whiplash/Car Accident Injuries. Call and get seen today! We treat CAR ACCIDENTS patients (even if accident is your fault) without cost to them (on lien). Se habla ESPANOL, Chinese, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Arabic.-Dr. Jack Silvestre
“Desiree Sterling received her Master's of Science from Pacific College of Oriental medicine (PCOM) in San Diego in 2005. She graduated from the Norwegian College of Acupuncture in 2002 and has also had formal training in Physical Therapy from Oslo, Norway. She has treated collegiate athletes at the RIMAC sports facility at UCSD in San Diego. Some of her training includes functional endocrinology, functional blood chemistry, and neuro-endocrine-immune problems. She provides treatments for endocrine and hormonal disorders related to infertility, chronic fatigue, digestive disorders, decreased immunity, hypoglycemia, insulin resistance, diabetes, thyroid and adrenal issues and cardiovascular conditions.
“My goals of treatment are to use acupuncture techniques and massage to alleviate pain, promote relaxation, facilitate healing, and achieve balance; and to provide nutritional and herbal recommendations that will strengthen the body and alleviate symptoms of discomfort. By assisting patients in setting and achieving personal goals that promote a healthy lifestyle, and providing education directed towards those goals, I will be able to support you in your quest for health.
“Through my holistic health care practice I have come to understand and began to really see that as healing happens on one level, it happens on all levels. Through Lymphedema Therapy, Lymphatic Massage, Craniosacral Therapy, Massage, Reiki, Acupressure and Spiritual Counseling, I Sense with my hands, my Heart and my Vision what areas of the body, mind and spirit are out of balance. My clients receive the highest quality of care and the assurance of my understanding of the whole person. "My work is to help facilitate the restoration of health at the level of Spirit, mind and body."
“When working with clients I prefer to work on the person as a whole. This means I am paying attention to the emotional state and the area I am working on based on how we typically store emotions. An example is when you see someone grieving they have rolled shoulders indicating we hold grief in the front area of the shoulder, I work to release this and see my clients emotional state become more peaceful in daily life as well as alleviate tension in areas that are chronically tight. My primary focus is on overall well-being.
“Licensed Acupuncturist Karen Rohrbaugh treats patients with chronic pain and illness, anxiety/stress, PMS/menopause and many other health concerns. She is a compassionate listener and healer. In addition to using needles, Karen uses the Acutron Mentor, a microcurrent device, which has been endorsed by the NFL and the US Olympic Committee to treat pain. Karen also offers a unique type of facial rejuvenation using microcurrent and color light therapy. This treatment reduces fine lines and wrinkles, puffiness and sagging skin-with no pain, no down time and no needles.
“I am a sports medicine acupuncture and orthopedic specialist. I treat all kinds of pain whether from a sports injury or from a desk job. Having obtained an additional Certification in Sports Medicine Acupuncture, I have a detailed knowledge of anatomy and the way the body works, which is what makes my expertise unique in the field of alternative medicine. Some of the most common types of pain I treat include low back pain, neck pain, joint pain, ligament sprains, tendonitis, headaches and migraines. I enjoy treating a wide range of patients from professional and Olympic athletes to weekend warriors and those with chronic pain.
“Effective pain relief with acupuncture in an amazing warm & friendly spa like office! Affordable rates, great location with parking, & personal injury is our specialty. I have 18 years of experience in the healing arts. I received my Masters in Traditional Chinese Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego. In addition, I've studied and trained in China at the Chengdu University Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine. I received my B.A. in Cultural and Medical anthropology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.
“Dr. Gelman is the Founder and Medical Director of Nourish where she and her team offer a wide array of tools and programs for attaining a balanced life. Dr. Gelman has been on a quest to understand optimal health and has come to believe that when the basic building blocks of health are in balance, optimal health is achieved. But how can we find balance in our fast paced modern day world? Fascinated by this question, Dr. Gelman has committed herself to a life of research and practice.
How to tell if Natural Health is right for me?
San Diego 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 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.