Health Professionals in District Of Columbia County
"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 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."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"Prevent diseases, stop disease from progressing and improve/cures are the goals in my office. Each patient's medical background is reviewed on the first visit, treatment plan is set up, treatment, and re-evulation is scheduled base on individual's condition. Pulse check, tongue diagnose, palpation and examinations are some of the tools used. The treatments complement and enhance the conventional medicine also."
"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."
"Would you like to feel better, have more energy and look better? Would you like to improve your cholesterol? Blood sugar? Blood pressure? Do you sometimes feel frustrated trying to lose weight? Do you feel you "know what to do, but just don't have the discipline to do it?" Are you a yo-yo dieter? An emotional eater? A disorganized eater? A frequent traveler? A regular socializer? Would you like to set a better example for your family? I'm passionate about helping you transform your health, your weight, and your life with your own personalized, custom-designed program."
"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 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."
"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."
"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."
"Are you hoping to improve your health and feel your best? I am here to help. As a Registered Dietitian (RD) trained at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, I have the knowledge and expertise to provide you with nutritional guidance to help you to reach your wellness goals. We will work together, based on your individualized needs, to achieve optimal health through specific nutrition modifications. I specialize in the treatment of eating disorders. Late evening appointments available. Please contact me for a free consultation!"
"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."
"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."
"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."