American Back Center was founded using the concepts and principles of Functional Medicine (FM). Functional Medicine unites conventional medicine with alternative therapies and draws upon sound scientific research. The essence of functional medicine is to see the patient as a whole and to uncover the underlying reasons for symptoms.
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The philosophy underlying Ayurveda is very similar to the philosophy of Chinese Traditional Medicine. It envisions the body as a seat of great intelligence and explores the principles of maintaining energetic balance within our cells. Our Integrative Physical Exams include Ayurvedic assessment and recommendations. To learn more about how we incorporate Ayurveda into our Integrative Physical exams please Call Us 212-580-0900
It is true; principles of Naturopathic medicine have been practiced for decades, since Hippocrates, a Greek physician who lived 2400 years ago, first formulated the concept of “the healing power of nature“.
You’re not sleeping well. Your belly seems perpetually upset. Your nose is stuffed up and you’re feeling down. You head to your GP for (if you’re lucky) a 10-minute chat about what’s ailing you. The GP then hands you a few prescriptions, shakes your hand and shows you the door. Case closed.