Health Professionals in District of Columbia
"I am dedicated to help and support each patient. The goal is to help out patients physically, emotionally and spiritually to achieve best quality of life. From the ancient time, foundations of Traditional Chinese Medicine had been emphasize on prevent diseases from occurring, stop diseases from progressing, early treatments and cures. And it has always been our focus."
"I am a Registered and Licensed Dietitian in the Washington DC area. I provide nutrition, wellness, and weight management coaching to all-aged clients of varying nutritional needs. Currently, I provide my services at Capital Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness located on U Street in Northwest DC. I have counseled patients with varying health concerns including digestive, diabetes, cardiovascular, celiac and more. I use a multi-faceted approach to nutrition counseling that takes into account the patient's diet, physical activity, and behavioral patterns. My philosophy is that no food is "bad" when incorporated into a balanced lifestyle."
"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."
"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."
"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."
""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."
"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."
"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."
"I am passionate about using scientifically based, holistic medicine to successfully guide my patients into well-being. Whether you have a chronic or acute condition or simply want to learn how to better manage your 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 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 Trauma Healing therapies) and Psychotherapy. Your interest is holistic 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."
"Are you looking to lose weight, manage a condition (like heart disease, diabetes, irritable bowel, or an eating disorder), or simply get healthier? We can work together to put you on the right diet path. My goal: Help you adopt a healthier way of eating with foods you truly love."
"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."
"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."
"As a Cornell-trained nutritionist, I provide an individualized, integrative approach. My philosophy is founded on the principle that being healthy does not require dieting, calorie counting, or rigid meal plans. I enjoy helping my clients create a healthy relationship with food and develop the skills to make mindful decisions. Along with counseling, I've taught nutrition at the college level for 15 years, managed and cooked at a health club cafe, and served as spokesperson on nutrition to various organizations."
"I provide individualized treatments for your optimal health and wellbeing, focusing on relief from a wide range of physical and emotional issues, including acute and chronic illness, pain, anxiety and stress. I specialize in working with women with fertility/pregnancy issues; as well as with people going through intense life experiences and transitions, helping them achieve an optimal level of well-being. I am a licensed Acupuncturist & practitioner of Chinese Herbal Medicine located in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, DC."
"Dr. Autumn Frandsen treats autoimmune and thyroid conditions, Lyme disease, mood disorders, obesity, fibromyalgia, CFS, allergies, and dermatological conditions. She treats all ages, offering the most gentle and natural options first, using Chinese medicine, homeopathy, herbs, nutritional and lifestyle modifications. She also provides acute care naturally. She uses therapeutic diets and is a certified ART practitioner. Dr. Frandsen also offers aesthetic and weight loss services. She uses noninvasive testing methods to diagnose and oral immunotherapy to desensitize patients to environmental allergens such as molds, animals, pollens, and inhalants as well as chemicals and foods."
"As a society we are bombarded on a daily basis with images of "the perfect body", "the latest new fad diet", and how to alleviate stress from hundreds of sources. It can become so overwhelming that many people just give up. Finding a dietitian who can personalize what your individual needs are can empower you to make choices that are right for you and help you to make informed decisions about your health. The benefits of this work are many and depends upon your goals and your vision for what you would like to achieve."
"I look forward to assisting you in achieving your health promotion goals which may include: weight management (losing, gaining, maintaining), reducing blood pressure or cholesterol and preventing or treating diabetes. If sports nutrition is your focus, I will measure your resting metabolic rate, do a fitness assessment, and write an exercise prescription. My clients are ready to make incremental changes and learn how to sustain them. Recommendations are individualized and include what food choices, vitamin and mineral supplementation, and what types and amounts of physical activity will help you optimize your health."
"My goal in treatment is to support you in enhancing your vitality and self healing capacities while addressing the symptoms or ailments that brings you to treatment. I believe treatment should have you feel more calm and vital with added resilience to deal with the stresses of life. I aim to help relieve the pains and restrictions that can arise from stress and move towards balance."