Health Professionals in Louisiana
"I attended Bastyr University in Seattle, WA the four year accredited Naturopathic Medical School where I received my Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine, with training focused on prevention of disease and promotion of wellness in a primary care setting. After graduating, I founded Acadiana Center for Natural Health - a place for families that integrates the foundational principles of natural medicine and incorporation of integrative medicine with the goal of promoting health. I am passionate about the career I have chosen and I will work to motivate, inspire, and empower you to make health an attainable goal."
"My energy is peaceful and relaxed, and with this attitude I bring about the table different modalities of Bodywork that combined will bring a sense of Balance into your life. Some benefits are energetic balance,relaxation,stress reduction,pain relief, increased circulation, increased range of motion, and renewed vigor and clarity. Many disorders which are contraindicated for other forms of bodywork may be treated beneficially by Shiatsu ( With the use of pressure points)"
"We treat a wide variety of aches and pains with chiropractic techniques and services. If you suffer from neck, lower back, shoulder or any other type of pain, it is an indication that you should see a chiropractor who deals with the nervous system. Come enjoy quality chiropractic care at our New Orleans or Mandeville Chiropractic offices, and discover the true wellness lifestyle! We will show you the natural way to better your health without resorting to the use of expensive prescription medications or surgeries. After one visit to our offices you will see why chiropractic is safe and effective."
"Welcome To Massage Oasis! If you are looking for a Soothing Relaxation Massage or Therapeutic Bodywork for chronic muscular pain or injuries, I can help. Each massage is Custom Tailored your needs. Massage Oasis offers Relaxation / Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Pain Management, Trigger Point Therapy, Neuromuscular Massage, Access Bars and Essential Oil Therapy to clients in the Prairieville, Geismar, Gonzales and Baton Rouge, LA area."
"Dr. Brigola focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of patients with back pain, neck pain, and headaches, along with other musculoskeletal complaints, including injuries related to auto accidents. He is a big fan of using soft tissue therapies, such as Graston Technique and trigger point therapy, to get his patients out of pain. Treatment sessions will not be rushed and his friendly office staff will treat you like family. Our goal is to keep our treatment plans short and bring you to a full recovery as efficiently as possible so you won't need us anymore."
"I help individuals and groups in the New Orleans area and beyond find ways to make food and nutrition work for them. I can help uncover thought processes hindering your health, provide detailed plans to reach and maintain health goals long term. I use both eastern and western-based skill, movement, and cognitive techniques to best suit your uniqueness. I also offer healthy cooking classes where we'll focus on teaching you to shop, plan, prepare, and cook nutritious and delicious meals in a way that will fit into your life."
"Dr. Chambers Pate is a Washington licensed Naturopathic Physician practicing in Covington and the New Orleans area. Dr. Pate utilizes alternative medicine using medical nutrition, botanical medicine, bioidenticals, homeopathy, orthomolecular medicine, exercise prescription and dietary prescription in her practice. She works to uncover the underlying cause of disease and treats each patient individually."
"The most common issues treated in my practice are those related to pain. Including neck, shoulder, hip and back pain. While acupuncture/dry needling is extremely effective for pain relief, acupuncture is also effective for many internal imbalances as well. Some of the other issues that I effectively treat include: seasonal allergies, headaches, PMS, menopausal issues, digestive disorders, anxiety and insomnia. While there are several styles of acupuncture, I specialize in Master Tung's form of acupuncture. This method is extremely effective for treating various pain and internal imbalances."
"Hippocrates said: "Let food be thy medicine, and medicine be thy food." My personal journey with fibromyalgia, and frustrations with the conventional medicine system, played significant roles in my decision to go into private practice. Reaching the diagnosis was a horrible nightmare in itself, as were the treatments to relieve the agonizing pain I was in!!! However, it led to my discovery of the benefits functional medicine, has kindled fire within me-to do everything I possibly can to prevent other people from having to go through the experiences I did by leading them to the healing power of nutrition."
"As a Registered Dietitian, I work with clients to implement practical strategies that lead to positive changes and long-term success. I specialize in digestive issues, including IBS and celiac disease, and weight management. I work with both local clients as well as distance clients via Skype."
"I am Shiquita Brooks, licensed Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Owner of Your Journey Into Wellness, LLC. Your Journey Into Wellness offers a balanced, practical and stress-free approach to nutrition and wellness. In a society obsessed with fad diets and quick fixes, Your Journey Into Wellness offers an array of services that will assist you in safely achieving long-term nutrition and wellness results. I offer nutrition and lifestyle coaching, tips on preparing meals that are well-balanced and delicious while always keeping your food preferences in mind, supermarket tours, food demonstrations using simple and cost efficient recipes, and group nutrition education sessions."
"Graduated from China Medical University and American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, I am a certified acupuncturist and herbalist by NCCAOM. I specialize in treating acute and chronic pain in the body includes headache, neck pain, shoulder pain, upper back and lower back pain, and extremities pain; anxiety and stress management; female problems, shingles, and many more conditions such as the 31 conditions WHO recommended for acupuncture treatment. I treat patient with very reasonable charge and always follow the Hippocratic Oath."
"I specialize in Sports, Fitness, and Wellness Nutrition. I have over 15 years experience in developing customized nutrition programs for individuals and athletes with either the goal of gaining weight and building lean muscle or losing weight and reducing body fat. Both can be a challenging task and I focus on the client's individual needs to determine the best course of action to develop attainable and sustainable goals without requiring dietary restrictions. I can also assist those who need assistance with designing and safe and scientific based dietary supplement program."
"I attended American Institute of Massage Therapy in Richmond, VA and have continued my education receiving certification in the Vodder Method of Manual Lymph Drainage (MLD) as a Combined Decongestive Therapist in Sydney, Australia and Austria. I am a NCTMB & LA licensed in massage and a professional member of the AMTA. MLD stimulates the lymphatic system which removes water and inflammation from the body promoting your own body's ability to heal. It assists in the removal of waste products, protein products and debris. MLD is used in the treatment of Lymphedema, chronic injuries, burns, immune dysfunction and surgery."
"When a client steps into the Spa, they have an instant feeling of peace and know that they can escape, if only for a little while. By getting clients to relax, it allows my work to achieve the best possible results. In addition to customized facials and diverse massage modalities, I provide a wide variety of detoxifying treatments, such as body wraps, steam, sauna treatments, and ionic foot treatments. For clients who are interested in improving their overall physical health, I have a wellness questionnaire that targets areas of the body that may need assistance before they become a major problem."
"Receive Myofascial Release Therapy from an expert level, John f. Barnes, PT trained therapist. Jane E. Morris has devoted her practice to MFR as an Occupational Therapist and Massage Therapist for over 20 years. Release, Renew, and Restore through the safe, gentle approach Jane provides is a peaceful and private setting. Let Jane help you return to a pain free and active lifestyle."
"I am a registered dietitian/functional nutritionist who specializes in helping you identify the root cause of your health concerns and its nutritional connection. Individuals who suffer with chronic IBS, SIBO, Fibromyalgia, Autoimmune Disorders, Weight Loss challenges, Candida or yeast overgrowth challenges, Sleep and/or Fatigue challenges, Migraines, Joint and/or Muscle pains benefit from my services. I also specialize in helping parents with children dealing with ADD/ADHD, Asperger, or Autism by helping them identify underlying nutritional deficiencies and/or undetected yeast or bacterial infections that could be impacting the child's behavior and language development."
"Upper Cervical Family Chiropractic- the family wellness clinic of Lakeview, New Orleans. Dr. Joshua Rilette treats and relieves many conditions, from allergies to migraines, painful work-related or sports injuries, sprained ankles to whiplash, & everything in-between. Chiropractic care enables one's body to optimize potential & perform at 100%. In office care includes education of nutrition, fitness & total body wellness. Dr. Rilette also offers full body cleanses and weight-loss management & coaches patients step-by-step. We teach you that your body is your best doctor! Take that first step in optimizing your health- eliminating the CAUSE of the problem, not just masking the symptoms."
"Dr. Fotino is a Board Certified Internist and has a special interest in incorporating nutrition into medical care. She grew up in Boulder, CO where from an early age she was exposed to a healthy lifestyle and to different approaches to healing and achieving well-being. She has attended several conferences on nutrition and Functional Medicine, and had the opportunity to observe a Chinese medicine practitioner with a particular emphasis on nutrition in Lima, Peru. Dr. Fotino has given lectures on nutrition at Tulane University and runs an elective for medical students on complementary treatments, including lectures on nutrition."
"As a mobile massage therapist, I will arrive at your home or hotel room with a heated massage table, fresh linens, aroma therapy oils, relaxing music and candles. Choose from Swedish, Deep Tissue, Reflexology, etc. Order a massage for yourself or enjoy Peter's Patented Back-to-Back Couple's Massage, where one of you is massaged while the other gets quiet time to read a book, have a glass of wine or even take a nap."