There are many different types of treatments & therapies that alternative & integrative doctors use in their practice in order to generate a more natural healing of the body. Colon Hydro therapy, intravenous vitamin & mineral therapy, infra-red saunas, bioresonance, hyperbaric chambers, heavy metal toxicity, and Ozone therapy just to name a few. Depending on your diagnosis, an alternative doctor or practitioner may incorporate many different treatment plans in their healing approach for you. Although the majority of alternative medicines and therapies have not been approved by the FDA, we have found that many conventional doctors do believe that some forms of alternative medicine can be beneficial when undergoing conventional treatment. Juice 4 Life has provided a list of Alternative & Integrative doctors and health practitioners in the Baltimore-Washington, DC Metro Area that specialize in cancer prevention, treatment and/or support.
Dr. Sakiba Mines
Dr. Mines is an Integrative Family Physician in practice for 25 + years serving thousands of patients in Washington, D.C. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry -Nutrition at Spellman College in Atlanta, Georgia, and her Medical Doctorate from Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her specialty as a Family Physician at Howard University Hospital and most recently, has attained her Doctorate of Integrative Medicine from Capital University of Integrative Medicine in Washington, D.C.
In her constant search for knowledge, Dr Mines has left the safe shore of allopathic medicine to embrace integrative, complementary and alternative medicine. She has expanded her scope of family practice and as a member of the American College of Advancement of Medicine is certified in chelation therapy. She is also a member of the International Association of Colon Hydrotherapy.
Her goal is to use her expertise in detoxification and nutrition to strengthen the health status and immune system of her patients and to work in an integrative manner with other practitioners to bring you, the patient to optimum health. She is also a member of the International Association of Colon Hydrotherapy.
In today's world, our bodies are challenged to eliminate toxins that can sabotage our health. Drugs, heavy metals, pesticides, industrial chemicals, food additives, pollution and mineral depletion of our soil all contribute to stress in our bodies. Detoxification of your system will decrease the total toxic load, and will improve your immune mechanism and the healing properties of the body.
Detoxification is beneficial for patients trying to optimize good health, as well as the chronically ill. Dr. Mines believes that detoxification is an integral part of good medicine. Dr. Mines also helps her patients with integrative protocols for cancer support and natural hormone replacement.
Dr. Mines will design a specialized, systematic Detoxification, Rejuvenation, and Weight Loss program based on each patient's biology and chemistry. Her emphasis on patient care places the patient at the center of the medical team. She will assess the patient using state of the art technology, and develop a dietary program to enhance the detoxification procedures. She uses a variety of techniques such as colon hydrotherapy, infra-red sauna, chiropractic maneuvers, massage, acupuncture and reflexology for the personalized detox protocol.
Dr. Mines grew up in France, and was blessed to have a mother who taught her the healing power of herbs. During her travels and encounters with other cultures, she is continually impressed with the divine gift of our natural ability to heal.
In her own words:
"It is in the spirit of universal love, respect, and wisdom that I greet you."
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The Institute of Multideminsional Medicine
2311 M St. NW
Washington, DC 20037
National Integrated Health Associates
5225 Wisconsin Ave NW Suite 402
Washington, DC 20015
Center for Integrative Medicine
908 New Hampshire Ave Suite 200
Washington, DC 20037
Washington Institute of Natural Medicine
5101 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Suite #100
Washington, DC 20016
The Center for Mind-Body Medicine
5225 Connecticut Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20015
Believe Big (Mistletoe Therapy)
4821 Butler Rd
Glyndon, MD 21136
Casey Health Institute
800 South Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Signature Breast Care/Regina Hampton, MD
Board Certified, General Surgery-Breast Specialist
8116 Good Luck Road, Suite 215
Lanham, MD 20706
Dr. Georges-Louis Friedli
3135 Stonehurst Court
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
Blue Heron Wellness
10723-B Columbia Pike
Silver Spring, MD 20901
Veronica Hayduk, ND
Second Nature Health, LLC
620 Hungerford Dr. Suite 15
Rockville, MD 20850
Advanced Health Center (Acupuncture & Herbalist)
46 S. Glebe Road, Suite 100
Arlington, VA 22204
Gentle Wellness Center
12011 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy
Fairfax, Virginia 22033