Female Health Professionals in District of Columbia
"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 have been a licensed massage therapist, esthetician and salon manager in Washington, DC since 2003. Qi Image Spa is my Spa that offers massages, skincare, hair removal and body contouring services to Greater Washington DC residents and visitors from around the world. Our goal is to assist you to live a healthy, happy and successful life."
"As a Cornell-trained nutritionist, I provide an individualized, integrative approach to everyone I work with. I've helped hundreds of people improve their relationship with food, empowering them to make smart choices. On top of counseling, I've taught nutrition at the college level for 15 years, managed and cooked at a health club, and served as a nutrition spokesperson. I know how tough it is to battle food issues, having dealt with cravings and obesity growing up, which is why I'm especially passionate about helping families of obese children."
"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 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."
"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."
"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."
""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 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 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."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"Victoria Goldsten has been caring for the sick since 1973. Her first health care experience was in nursing at several local hospitals and health care facilities. She later studied and became certified in: Homeopathy, Reiki, Lymphatic Drainage, Chakra Balancing, Acupressure, and Hypnotherapy. She has a B.S. degree in Nursing and a Doctorate degree in Homeopathy. She is currently practicing as an Integrative Homeopath and Massage Therapist in the District of Columbia and Maryland. She is Licensed in Nursing and Massage by the State of Maryland and Washington, D.C. She is currently working as the Director and a practitioner at the Washington Institute."
"As a Master's degree level dietitian, I provide a wide range of topics during nutrition counseling that will be tailored to your needs and concerns. I have nine combined years of experience in child and adult nutrition. I provide nutrition sessions via phone or internet (Skype,FaceTime, Viber, etc.) which is flexible for most clients."
"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."
"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."
"Hello! I am a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and specialize in adult and family nutrition. I can travel to you or you can meet me in my Maryland home office or downtown DC. Want to change negative health trends or get help with a family intervention? Weeknight and weekend appointments always available. Payment by check or cash; statements for insurance submission are prepared on request."