Health Professionals in Chevy Chase, MD
"At Chevy Chase Acupuncture, my mission is to provide you with the best possible care of your acute and chronic pain. I believe in comprehensive management. As a 3rd Generation Acupuncturist, I have learned to appreciate both traditional medicine and Western medicine which can enhance the treatment effect in patients. I specialize in pain control, sport medicine, spinal rehabilitation and balancing treatments."
"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."
"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."
"BBB A+ Rating! 90+% Repeat Client Rate! As a Retired Professional Athlete, Pre-Nursing, Some Nursing School, Medieval Battlefield Medic, Emergency Medical Responder, with a Bachelors Degree in Injury Rehab Massage Minor Healthcare management ... I specialize in Outcall Trauma-Sports-Surgical Rehab Massage since 2000. I've been through the same injuries, and know how to heal my clients faster. Used by Fairfax Hospital High Risk Pregnancy Unit, and now by six Maryland Retirement Homes, not only do I have the strength and endurance and knowledge to work on Professional Athletes, but have the soft touch for Seniors and Prenatal."
"As a longtime acupuncture practitioner and brain research scientist in the Greater Washington DC Area, besides treating acupuncture indications, Changping Yao provides innovative therapies to treat PTSD, Parkinson's disease, cancers and the other complications."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"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."
"Jill Nelson BS, LMT, CLT is the sole proprietor of Integrative Therapies in Kensington. Jill specializes in lymphatic drainage for the treatment of lymphedema, oncology massage for adult and pediatric patients, therapeutic massage and energy healing. Jill has extensive experience working with clients diagnosed with lymphedema, providing lymphatic drainage to reduce swelling, compression bandaging and teaching clients how to successfully manage their lymphedema independently. In addition, she has considerable experience working with patients before and after surgery (joint replacements, plastic surgery, liposuction) using lymphatic drainage to reduce bruising, swelling and pain."
"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 passion is using Eastern healing methods to enhance my clients' well-being. I was introduced to shiatsu as a college student in Tokyo while training Shotokan Karate at International Christian University. I experienced first hand how shiatsu improves flexibility, speeds recovery time and enhances performance. I studied shiatsu at the Ohashi Institute in New York, where I received my certification in 1994 and then opened my practice. My interest in Asian philosophy, language and culture underlies my shiatsu practice. It enables me to fully use my skills and knowledge to help clients heal, relax, and achieve healthier, happier lives."
"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."
"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:"
"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 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."