Integrative Medicine combines conventional western medicine with complementary and alternative therapies As we encourage the body’s innate tendency for healing, we endeavor to expand the conventional definition of healing to include mental, emotional and spiritual aspects. Our integrative medical services are evidence-based therapies that complement more traditional forms of healthcare. Ayurvedic medicine is holistic healing and good health based on a balance of mind, body and spirit. For me this involved at least ten years of following courses, staying with many alternative doctors, reading books, and just doing the new methods.
Naturopathic Medicine Schools: Students enroll in an intensive, four-year doctoral program, which includes clinical training. Patients tend to be more satisfied if a doctor takes an holistic approach, feeling that their doctor has time for them and their problems.
At Four Paws Holistic, Dr. Tracy Lord provides progressive, thorough and thoughtful holistic medical care for all patients, and professional advice for clients. The holistic approach to medical care has been shown to be beneficial in decreasing pain, relieving anxiety and stress while improving the healing experience of patients.
CAM includes all such practices and ideas self-defined by their users as preventing or treating illness or promoting health and well-being. This low impact yoga program is designed to address the unique needs of patients with cancer and their caregivers. A combination therapy consists of infusion therapies, oxygen therapies, natural and alternative methods, dietary adjustments, detox applications and physiotherapeutic measures.
Shiatsu, which can be translated as finger pressure, has been described as needle-free acupuncture. An approach to medical care that emphasizes the study of all aspects of a person’s health, including physical, psychological, social, economic, and cultural factors.