Health Professionals in San Francisco, CA
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"You are ready to finally take control of your health, but how do you fit in fitness, while still living your life? I've helps hundreds of people reach their potential throughout my 13-year career. If you're not sure how to improve your health based on your medical history or you feel like you are too busy to be able to add an effective exercise plan in your life, then know that you are not alone in thinking this, and know that I have helped many like you take control of their health for the long term."
"What does a firefighter do upon his retirement from 30 years of public service do? In my case continue serving and helping people. I have been a health enthusiast my entire life. I am a Nutrition Consultant and Fitness Strength and Conditioning coach.I believe life gets a little more interesting at the 60 year mark. My own personal concerns and issues gives me a unique perspective. I have experienced changes and have learned to accept those changes. It all starts with positivity. Good nutrition and exercise follows. The body is a beautiful machine but it needs attention and fuel."
"California licensed acupuncturist practicing in downtown San Francisco at Madrone Acupuncture. For the last 6 years, I have been treating patients in both the community and private setting at Tiny Needles. I have experience treating chronic and acute cases of stress, depression, anxiety, insomnia, headaches, PMS, fertility and pain. I do accept insurance and offer a special on Saturdays for $30. It is a private session including a shorter intake (5-15minutes), allowing for a longer time with the needles in, which many patients feel that they need. Should a patient prefer a longer, more detailed intake, please book an hour long session."
"Powerful Change and Success Is Possible! If you're feeling overwhelmed, discouraged, frustrated and without hope that your child will ever learn and behave I can help. In a few short months your child can become more empowered in all areas of their life and more self accepting of their gifts in order to take challenges and turn them into assets. I will share with you proven techniques so you can achieve amazing high-impact results in your child's behavior, socialization skills, and school performance using the fewest steps in the shortest amount of time."
"Oliver's journey into healing arts began in 1982. As a practitioner of acupuncture and Chinese medicine who specializes in Traumatology (Ditda-Shangke), he received extensive apprenticeship training in the States, Hong Kong, and Beijing under several reputable first-generation physicians, esoteric healers of Eastern medicine, and venerable masters of traditional martial arts since childhood. Oliver also served as a clinical intern and mentored at various facilities including American Institute of Acupuncture Orthopedics & Traumatology, California Pacific Medical Center, and Yueyang Hospital of Integrative Medicine in Shanghai, China."
"I don't believe in a one size fits all approach. I don't offer a quick fix to changing your body or your relationship with food, because you don't need to be fixed! Your struggles with your body and with food do not stem from a lack of willpower or control. They are here to lead you to deeper truths about yourself that we will explore together. Through a lighthearted, compassionate, and realistic approach, I want to help you discover what your own body has been trying to tell you all along."
"I practiced with my father for 5 years before he retired, and I learned from him what really works to get people well. He started practice in 1959 and had a wealth of experience that I learned from. I incoporated that into the latest techniques that I learned at Life Chiropractic College West, an excellent technical school, to get a very well rounded technical expertise."
"I begin by taking a thorough history and conducting an orthopedic, neurological and spinal examination. Treatment is usually given after the initial consultation and examination. I'm a specialist in whiplash injuries, as well as work and sport related injuries. My treatment approach is to use low force adjustments where possible. I am advanced proficiency rated in Activator Methods low force instrument adjusting. I also use physical therapy modalities such as ultra sound, myofascial trigger point work, stretching exercises, and cold laser therapy, when needed.I also instruct patients in home exercise and proper postural ,sleep and work ergonomics."
"My name is Rocio Rodriguez. I have been working in the massage field for the last 16 years. Originally, I started off in college as a physical therapist major. I was introduced to massage and I was immediately drawn to the spiritual connection between mind and body, and as a result I actually went into the massage field. Massage therapy allowed me to develop a deep relationship with my clients in order to get a better understanding of their aliments. My massage practice is about helping the client heal physical and spiritual wounds."
"Nutrition Counseling & Corporate Wellness Solutions, MRT LEAP food sensitivity testing/treatment. I bill insurance for you and always coordinate with your doctor when it is needed for your care. Conditions/diet therapies I work with often are: Food Allergy/Sensitivity IBS/IBD, Migraines, Fybromyalgia, Weight Management, Metabolic Syndrome, Pre Diabetes and Diabetes, High Cholesterol or High Blood Pressure, low FODMAP, pre-dialysis Kidney Disease, Pregnancy and Breastfeeding, Elite Sports Performance, and Eating Disorders. Email me with questions about therapy. Call Mon-Fri, 10am-12noon or 2-5pm to schedule or with insurance questions. I look forward to working with you!"
"We eat at least 3-4 times a day or 21-28 times a week. Eating is an activity we have been engaging in since we were born. We used to know when we were hungry and when we were full. When this energy giving and life sustaining act becomes a source of confusion, guilt and fear, when eating becomes disordered and turns into a dangerous coping mechanism, it is time to evaluate what we are doing and explore how we can normalize our behavior so our minds and body can function in a healthy way to support our goals."
"I am a practitioner of traditional Japanese acupuncture and have studied extensively with master acupuncturist Koji Ichihashi of the Kurumadani School of Japan. Japanese acupuncture technique involves shallow insertion of very thin, delicate needles into points along the Meridians of the body. It is a relaxing spa-like treatment that is gentle and essentially pain free. This style incorporates medical Shiatsu massage while the needles are in the body. I give my patients self-care education, Qigong (energy movement), nutritional counseling and suggest Chinese herbal therapies and/or supplements in a nurturing environment."
"I'm a Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and a licensed acupuncturist in the State of California and nationwide. I work with pain, women's health, stress, digestive disorders, sleep disorders and a variety of other acute and chronic conditions. My services include acupuncture, herbal medicine, nutritional counseling, cupping and other adjunct treatments."
"My focus is that of treating the whole body. Integrating many aspects of Chinese medicine, my goal is to achieve the most optimal results. I see a wide range of conditions, from HIV and Hepatitis C co-infection, women's health and reproductive issues, allergies and asthma to all types of pain issues. I specialize in using acupuncture to balance the body, and calm the mind. I find that often someone will come to me about a specific pain complaint and after a few treatments report that the pain is resolved in addition to sleeping better or feeling less stressed."
"My goal is to help you achieve quick relief from your pain and then to develop a strategy to stay pain free. This would often include specific exercises, dietary recommendations, and ergonomic recommendations. My ideal patient is anyone who wants to be and stay healthy. Neck/back pain, headaches, sciatica, joint pain, auto and work injuries and many other conditions are seen. I have been practicing for over twenty years."
"I offer an integrated approach to Chiropractic treatment, drawing from my diverse training and experience in several different healing art systems. After a careful and thorough history and examination of your physical body and other forces that come to bear, I assemble an individualized treatment plan for you. The treatment is dynamic, highly participatory and interactive, and is not only geared toward solving the acute problem you've brought in the door, but also to identifying and working with your underlying functional patterns. The work is empowering, and often produces excellent results where previous treatments have failed."
"Welcome to Wellspace! We are a community of Wellness Professionals who share the common goal of helping others remove personal roadblocks in order to live happier, healthier, and more meaningful lives! Our staff includes Registered Dietitians/Nutritionists, Health and Wellness Coaches, Life Coaches, and Licensed Psychotherapists."
"Acupuncture is well suited for patients looking to improve their health and happiness through natural medicine and lifestyle modification. I love working with patients who see the connection between their stress and their health, and are seeking healthcare that can treat both sides of that equation."
"If you have a skin condition and are looking for a more holistic and natural way to resolve it, Chinese medicine could be your solution. In our clinic, we will discuss extensively about your skin condition, thereafter, you will receive a customized treatment, which may include an herbal formula to take orally, plus a customized herbal ointment or tincture. Depending on the condition, compresses and other forms of topical treatment may also be prescribed. You will also be given lifestyle and diet recommendations. We offer a free 15 minute consultation. Call us to see how we can be of service."