Health Professionals in Massachusetts
"Kathy Dean holds a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. She is nationally board-certified (NCCAOM) in both Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine and is licensed to practice in the state of Massachusetts. She also holds a BA Degree in Women's Health, an AS Degree in Nursing, Certification in Outdoor Leadership and is a Registered Nurse. Her practice of Chinese medicine emphasizes increased awareness and integration of body, mind and spirit. While providing comprehensive medical care and guidance, she encourages personal responsibility and active participation along ones' unique healing path."
"My ideal client would be a person who, whether it is a child or adult, wants to achieve better health and is willing to learn that healing does not only happen on the physical level, but on the mental and emotional level too. I have learned from 25 years of experience that if you are open to learning about yourself and listening to what is right for you in every aspect of your life, your health will improve and you will live a happier life. I work with clients ranging in age from newborn to seniors."
"After 14 years working in my private practice & being affiliated with a P.T. clinic, where I developed extensive skills in Rehab Medicine. I turned my attention to providing "In-Home" Sports/Rehabilitation Massage. I specialize in treating clients who are either Professional, NCAA, Junior, Adult high-performance Athletes & Weekend Warriors. I also treat Clientele whose busy lifestyles require the convenience of "In-Home" personalized therapy. My ideal clientele has specific muscular/skeletal issues or who are just trying to maintain function & wellness. I can assess clients muscle condition & provide recommendations which will help them improve their muscle health."
"We are a general, cosmetic, implant and sedation dentistry practice. We create smiles by providing comprehensive and convenient dental care for your entire family - from basic preventative care to complete dental reconstruction, we do it all. We understand that a trip to the dental office is never high on anyone's list of favorite things to do, but at Dental Associates of Arlington we address your dental worries in a comfortable relaxed atmosphere. It is important to us to educate our patients and give them treatment options customized to their individual needs."
"Areas of specialty include weight management, avoiding or lowering medications for diabetes, blood pressure, and cholesterol as well as food sensitivities and sports nutrition. I focus on individual's specific nutritional needs from healthy cooking ideas to supporting extreme fitness endeavors. You will receive recommendations for diet and lifestyle changes to meet your personalized needs and goals. Clients keep a detailed food intake and exercise record using a free online log. By supporting gradual changes over time, the priority is to instill a greater balance in clients thereby creating a more permanent transformation to achieve weight, medical and lifestyle goals."
"My ideal patient is someone who wants to learn about clean eating and healthy ingredients to put into AND onto their body and how just one ingredient can promote health or disease. For example, spinach or chicken may be toxic to my patient but healthy to someone else. Through customized nutrition treatment plans, genetic testing, application of Chinese medicine (when clinically appropriate), and meal planning my patients learn how to eat compatible, real foods for their body to eliminate the source of symptoms and health issues."
"I holds a PhD degree from Fujian Medical University and a Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAOM) in Chinese acupuncture from New England School of Acupuncture (NESA), MCPHS and the pain program from Tufts University School of Medicine. I am a national Diplomate of Oriental Medicine, certified by NCCAOM, and is licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine to practice acupuncture in the state. I am also a research scientist in Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM)."
"After 25 years of practicing, I still love witnessing how much my patients are helped by Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine! In a safe and collaborative setting I address a wide range of physical and emotional issues that patients bring to my office. It is one of the beauties of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine that it treats the whole person. I consider myself a family practice acupuncturist, in that I welcome patients of all ages. I treat acute, chronic & stress related health conditions and women's health issues."
"My ideal patient is one who is willing to be a co creator in their health process. I specialize in digestive disorders, immune issues, pain, hormonal issues and fatigue. I treat all ages. I use acupuncture, Chinese herbs, Ayurvedic dietary and lifestyle recommendations and muscle response testing to identify core imbalances as well as herbal and nutritional recommendations. Your willingness to make lifestyle and dietary changes that help improve health and your symptoms is a big plus."
"I am a Registered Dietitian, Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics, Certified Trainer in Pediatric and Adolescent Weight Management, and Certified LEAP Therapist. I specialize in eating disorders/disordered eating, sports nutrition, food sensitivities, and family wellness with a health at every size approach."
"I take great pleasure in caring for people with diverse health problems; working to bring harmony, strength, and wholeness to each person. I believe the body knows its way back to health with the correct treatment. My intention is to eliminate obstacles to recovery, my patients are the true healers."
"My goal for every patient is to provide individualized care that will get you out of pain and back to your life as quickly as possible. We treat a wide variety of conditions from pain and stiffness to numbness and tingling in all parts of the body. In addition to back and neck pain, we specialize in treating sports injuries and motor vehicle injuries, such as whiplash. Our key to successful care is identifying the true cause of your problem. Once the cause is identified, we can successfully eliminate your condition and teach you how to avoid having a recurrance."
"I feel grateful to have learned the tools of Chinese Medicine from mostly Chinese teachers. I work with a variety of acute and chronic health issues as well as preventative medicine. I am passionate about herbal medicine as well as acupuncture and have a complete Chinese herbal pharmacy on site. I have extensive experience in gynecology, side effects of cancer treatment, autoimmune diseases, digestive, and respiratory illnesses as well as anxiety and depression. I love how Chinese medicine treats the whole person and increases people's sense of vitality and wellness as well as addressing specific imbalances."
""Five Element acupuncture is the foundation and backbone of my practice. This is an elegant and beautiful system of medicine that helps people heal and maintain balance at a deep level. Each person has an innate healing ability. By listening and gathering information about a person's life I can help to stimulate their own healing potential and guide them towards balance and health. I also encourage lifestyle changes such as diet and exercise. In addition to Five Element acupuncture I incorporate Dr Tan's Balance Method and Zero Balancing, a type of bodywork, which balances body energy and structure through touch."
"My specialties at Health Span Solutions include nutrition counseling for medical nutrition therapy for all types of medical conditions, including diabetes, heart and kidney disease, Crohn's, celiac disease, weight management, healthy eating for all ages, supermarket tours, and menu development. I also provide worksite wellness programs, including lunch and learn and menu analysis. And, I can provide consulting services to senior living facilities."
"Thanks for coming to my site and considering my practice. If you become one of my Patients you will be treated like family. I will work to bring you into full recovery as efficiently as possible. While I specialize in the treatment of pain, I regularly help patients with allergies, digestive disorders, OB/GYN concerns and many,many other issues. Please see my "Specialties" profile to see the exhaustive list."
"Telehealth services are offered so you won't have to leave your house! I believe in the power of food to help you heal. I offer a specialization in oncology nutrition and have seen how food can help. I also have many years of experience helping those with digestive issues and autoimmune conditions achieve relief of their symptoms. Whether your goal is to prevent a occurrence or to win your current war... What you eat matters."