We offer chiropractic, acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, massage therapy, naturopathic medicine, physical therapy and healing touch services.
We make evidence-informed decisions based on your individual needs. Our healthcare providers collaborate with each other. Research and additional evidence shows that collaboration and integrative care produce better outcomes for our patients.
Northwestern Health Sciences University is a leader in the field of integrative and collaborative care with our team-based care. Through well-developed, evidence-informed care pathways, our patients are experiencing improved outcomes and high satisfaction.
The goal of chiropractic care is to relieve pain and improve the body’s overall physical function. Your doctor of chiropractic will take a health history, conduct a physical examination, determine a diagnosis and recommend a treatment plan. You might be treated with a variety of techniques and therapies. Your doctor will help you determine the best course of action to achieve optimal health and wellbeing.
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Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine
Acupuncture relieves pain, restores vitality and enhances life. Acupuncture works by stimulating the body at prescribed points using sterile disposable needles no thicker than a human hair.
Acupuncturists often prescribe Chinese herbal formulas to deepen the effect of treatment and complete the healing changes that acupuncture has begun.
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Massage therapy is designed to relieve pain, promote health and wellness, prevent injuries and rejuvenate the body. We provide relaxation, therapeutic and rehabilitative massage services. Our nationally certified therapists have mastered techniques to treat your specific condition.
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Naturopathic medicine prevents or addresses illness and restores health by recognizing the body’s innate healing ability. Your naturopathic doctor will offer treatment plans that include nutrition, lifestyle counseling, botanical or ayurvedic medicine, and homeopathy. Your diagnosis may require lab tests and the treatment plan my include natural supplements and vitamins.
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Physical therapy restores functional movement, improves mobility, alleviates pain and helps patients regain independence through the use of multiple techniques, including manual therapy, postural restoration, muscle retraining, exercise instruction and pain management education.
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Healing touch promotes deep relaxation and self-healing. The technique helps the body balance energy sources, and heals any physical, emotional or spiritual blocks. It can focus on the whole body or specific areas of concern. As a complement to massage therapy and other conventional treatments, it can help alleviate pain, nausea, loss of sleep or other disorders.
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