Health Professionals in Bethesda, MD
"I am passionate about health & wellbeing and helping people feel their best. Prior to training as an acupuncturist I worked in the field of psychology with adults and adolescents with mental health and emotional issues for over 10 years. Observing how a person's emotional health affected their physical health and how a person's physical health affected their well-being I wanted to retrain in a modality that could address both issues. I began my Acupuncture training in England and studied there for three years, before moving to the US and training for a further three years."
"I combine multiple styles of acupuncture, which I have studied in the U.S. as well as overseas. I tailor my treatments based on pulse diagnostics and the individual needs of each patient. My mission is to help each of my patients heal physically, mentally, and emotionally. I have successfully treated:"
"At Bethesda Back Center Dr. Gina Beech will evaluate and treat conditions of the back, neck, arms, legs, headaches, whiplash, arthritis, herniated disc syndrome, pinched nerve, spinal misalignments, sinus headaches, sprain strains, bursitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia, tendonitis, tingling or numbness, and other disorders of the muscular skeletal system. Dr. Beech will perform orthopedic tests , x-rays if necessary to diagnose your condition. Treatment will consist of gentle chiropractic alignments, physical therapy such as ultrasound, electrical stimulation and massage. At Bethesda Back Center we bill and participate and most health insurance plans."
"Heather is a Licensed Clinical Nutritionist and clinical herbalist in the state of Maryland. She has special interest in supporting, weight loss, hormone balance and stress management. Heather attained a Master of Science in Plant Medicine from the Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH). She has worked as an herbal medicine compounder and quality control educator in the herb dispensary at MUIH. She is a certified nutrition specialist in the state of Maryland through the Certification Board for Nutrition Specialists and the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. She is a professional member of the American Herbalists Guild."
"As a massage therapist I have had the unique opportunity to work and learn in a variety of settings including physical therapy, chiropractic and a multi-disciplinary medical practice. In each of these settings I have gained valuable experience in treating various acute and chronic pain problems such as neck, back and joint pain, migraines, stress/tension related disorders, arthritis, overuse and sports injuries, headaches, fibromyalgia, computer neck, post-surgical pain and disc problems. With my medical background I also work with people going through treatment for cancer, MS, central nervous system disorders and many other conditions."
"As a nurse massage therapist, I offer a unique blend of traditional medical training along with a variety of complementary healing modalities in an attempt to heal others. This enables me (along with the therapists working alongside me) to create a safe and comforting environment addressing the complex medical, rehabilitative and emotional needs of our clients."
"I graduated from Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine 1982 (Bachelor of Medicine) and practice acupuncture in Rockville and Bethesda, Maryland. I also do acupuncture at National Institutes of Health as a member of pain and palliative care team. My main interests have been on pain management, sport injury, inflammation (such as arthritis, tendonitis, gastrointestinal problems) and neurological diseases (essential tremor, Parkinson's disease, dementia and ADHD). I am also an immunologist researching on inflammatory and infectious diseases. I was NIH research fellow and has a Ph.D. in biochemistry (Wayne State University 1992)."
"Capital Massage is a professional Mobile Massage service. We come to YOU! Our signature work is deep integrative massage, for relief of chronic pain, stiffness and stress. Rebekah works with each client's unique needs to achieve optimal outcomes. She believes massage enhances overall health and loves to help clients maintain their bodies, relieve stress, ease tension and chronic pain and recover sore muscles. She is skilled with serious athletes AND "weekend warriors" and addresses problem areas with specificity. She's the person to see for chronic pain, and injury recovery. Multi-session treatment plans are designed for complex issues."
"I began my career in Massage Therapy in, 2000, when I graduated from the Baltimore School of Massage and earned my National Certification in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. I am fluent in trigger point, Swedish, deep tissue, and myofascial release. Clients appreciate my firm, strong touch, my intuition, and my specific knowledge of anatomy. Also, I prides myself on my ability to tune into my client's tissues and feel the minute changes that occur, enabling me to respond to the body rather than intrude on it. Each of my sessions is individually tailored to meet the client's needs."
"New office! My patients tell me that my unique gift is that I help them tap into their own healing power, and they really can sense my healing power during the treatment. The Chinese medicine I practice truly brings all the essential elements of a healthy life to my patients. I not only use acupuncture and herbs, but also instructions on diet and life style changes, calming techniques, exercises, self-massage, etc. I believe a comprehensive healing method applied by both practitioner and patient is mostly beneficial to heal the patient's particular condition, to improve his/her general well-being."
"Carlos Durana, Ph.D., M.Ac., Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM) has provided services since 1980, in acupuncture, body therapy, Chinese herbal medicine, life/wellness coaching and counseling. He also has a background in medical Qigong, meditation, stress management, exercise and nutrition. Dr. Durana brings breadth and depth to his practice and has been cited twice in Washingtonian Magazine as one of the most highly regarded practitioners in his field. He offers a caring, comprehensive, integrative approach to whole body wellness and the treatment of a broad range of conditions."
"Jing Wang graduated from Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1988. Between 1988 to 1992, she worked as a physician in a hospital in Beijing and moved to the US in 1992. She was a professor in Southwest Acupuncture college on the Boulder campus between 1997 to 2002 and held a private practice in Boulder, Colorado. She has had a private practice in Maryland since 2003."
"I welcome your interest in acupuncture. My goal is to assist you in experiencing your full health potential. This is reflected in our physical fitness and vitality, our emotional responsiveness and serenity, our mental outlook, clarity and creativity and our morale and sense of purpose. In my approach to healing I enter into a supportive and caring partnership with you to encourage your intrinsic capacity for health and well being in all aspects of your life. As you feel strengthened and renewed, you, in turn, can choose to function as a healing resource to your family, friends and community."
"My goal with each patient is to create and recommend a personalized natural strategy that safely works to support wellness, healing and an improved quality of life. As a fellow of the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology, I specialize in integrative oncology care. My specialties also include women's health, adrenal fatigue, chronic fatigue syndrome and digestive disorders."
"Are you injured? In Pain? Again? Are you frustrated by medication not helping? We can Help! Physical therapy with a manual therapy focus has been able to help with headaches ,migraines, TMJ, neck or back pain, herniated discs, shoulder strains, adhesive capsulitis or rotator cuff tendinitis, low back or sacroiliac joint dysfunction, hip knee ankle sprains ,strains tendinitis or bursitis, post fracture rehabilitation, Sports or yoga , or dance injuries for all ages, pediatric, adult, and geriatric clients. I am now also offering specialized work for Women's health issues for those with pelvic pain, pre/post partnum, pregnancy, menopause, vulvadynia."
"As co-founder of Sports Injury Therapy Clinic, I have been practicing acupuncture here along side Dr. Yong Chen for over 25 years, in the United States, and over 30 years, including our practice in Chengdu, China. We offer the unique combination of western medical rehabilitation therapy and the clinical pratice of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, tuina acupressure and herbal remedies, which have helped thousands of patients receive natural relief from injuries, chronic pain, stress and achieve their general health needs. The doctors of Sports Injury Therapy Clinic give patients the natural relief from stress and pain in a caring and responsive atmosphere."
"Body Well is Florida's leading mobile therapeutic massage service. Our hand-picked therapists travel to your home, office or hotel location. Services are available 7 days a week 9 am to 10 pm. Give us a call today and we'll dispatch the right therapist for you!"
"In pain? Did you recently hurt yourself or is an old injury back again? If you are interested in massage/manual therapies to help relieve your pain, and are looking for a practitioner with the expertise and skill your doctor recommends, and your insurance may cover, I am happy to help you. The care you'll receive is attentive,skilled,hands on, one on one care in a private setting. Patients with acute or chronic pain, muscle strains/sprains, neck/back pain, pinched nerves, painful shoulders, knees, women's health issues, headache/migraines, myofascial pain, fibromyalgia, TMJ, EhlersDanlos, may benefit."
"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 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."