Health Professionals in District Of Columbia County
“My primary goal is to provide a patient-centered approach that addresses the whole person rather than simply treating symptoms. My passion is to provide individualized care by tailoring treatments to patient needs with the goal of restoring each patient to optimal health.
“Rebecca is a registered dietitian, board 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.
“Hello, I am so excited you are interested in natural medicine. Natural medicine has so many solutions to common medical conditions it is unbelievable that more people have not tried it by now. It is such an ideal time in Western medicine because we are just beginning to discover what ancient healers have known for thousands of years! By learning healthy lifestyle habits and using treatments that will restore and not harm, healing happens! Successful Cases: Fatigue, IBS, Yeast Infections, Pain, Cancer Support, Fibroids, Ovarian Cysts, Diabetes, Weight Loss, Eczema, Allergies, Anxiety, Depression, High Cholesterol, Blood Pressure, and Autoimmune Diseases.
“My goal is to help others : release stress, relieve restrictions in the tissues, open blocked areas so energy is flowing smoothly, look younger and feel better in general. I am a certified Zero Balancing practitioner, certified Massage Cupping(tm)practitioner, Certified in Structural Myofascial Release and Certified in Facial Rejuvenation: Rejuv Miracles.
“I am an Internal Medicine practitioner and have successfully worked with a variety of conditions including, not limited to, anxiety, insomnia, back and joint pain, digestive disorders, autoimmune conditions, sinus issues, migraines, fertility and gynecological issues.
“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).
“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.
“I am a Registered Dietitian focusing on mindful and intuitive eating. I will help you reach your nutrition goals through a non-diet approach with long-lasting results. The focus is placed on your whole lifestyle including sleep, exercise, nutrition, stress, and emotional wellbeing. You will not have to give up your favorite foods, but instead will learn how to incorporate them into a healthy diet.
“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.
“Do you suffer from: Allergies, Cancer-related Symptoms, Emotional Stress, Gastrointestinal Disorders, Insomnia, Menstrual Cycle Disorders, Migraine, Neuropathy, Motor & Sensory Pain, PMS/PMDD, Symptomatic Menopause, TMJ, or UTI/Vaginal Pain? Find natural, drug-free healing through: Acupuncture, Dry Needling, Herbal Medicine, Trigger Point Acupuncture, Trigger Point Injection. Nutritional Counseling with cutting-edge micronutrient blood and telomere testing. I offer you comprehensive holistic healthcare in a beautiful tranquil 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.
“I am passionate about using scientifically based natural medicine to successfully guide my patients into wellbeing. Whether you have a chronic or acute condition or simply want to learn how to better manage your minor health concerns in a preventative manner, I will dedicate my time to bring you into your optimal health. I find that IV vitamin therapy, colonic irrigation , fasting and Nutritional support through medical grade supplements, dietary make overs, and botanical medicine, are all powerful tools to better health. My practice accepts all age groups and genders.
“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.
“I'm passionate about helping you transform your health, your weight and your life. As a result of years of intensive training and experience, I will create custom-designed, holistic, simple and enjoyable personal health plans that achieve substantial changes through easy behavior and lifestyle adjustments. Week by week, you'll add simple, new steps to your routine that provide you with: * A way of eating you'll love, and will always satisfy your hunger and cravings, * A joyful lifestyle you'll want to keep forever, * A greater sense of well-being, less anxiety and depression
“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.
“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 enjoy working with clients who are spiritual, who want optimum health, and who want to benefit from my expertise in both Energy Medicine (primarily Cranio-Sacral Therapy) and Psychotherapy. Your interest is wholistic and body-centered, meaning we explore links between thoughts, emotions, spiritual insight and somatic (body) responses. Somatic work is especially helpful to assist with healing anxiety, grief, illness and trauma.
“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.
“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.
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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