What is Integrative MEdicine?
Integrative medicine is an approach that puts the patient first and addresses a full range of physical, emotional, mental, social, spiritual, and environmental influences that affect a person's health. Integrative Medicine is healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person, including all aspects of lifestyle. It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship between practitioner and patient, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapies.
Integrative Medicine in NYC
At Integrative Medicine of NYC, we employ a personalized strategy that takes into consideration the patient's unique conditions and circumstances. We take the time to individualize our therapeutic plans for each patient based on their history, clinical signs and laboratory tests--treating the patient rather than merely the symptoms. We focus on helping you feel well and providing you with the tools to maintain this wellness. We take a closer look at your well-being to help uncover the root cause of your medical condition and symptoms, offering a combination of conventional medicine and integrative medical techniques to fit your lifestyle.
In Integrative Medicine of NYC the patient and practitioner are partners in the healing and treating process. All factors that influence a patient's health are take into consideration, including body, mind, spirit and community. Providers use all healing sciences to facilitate the body's innate healing response. Interventions that are natural and less invasive are used when possible. Alongside treatment, the bigger and broader concept is health promotion and sustaining optimum health. At Integrative Medicine of NYC the care we provide is always personalized to individual's needs.