Integrative Medicine - sometimes referred to as complementary medicine - combines traditional medical practices with complementary non-standard treatments. The goal of integrative medicine is to not only address your physical well-being, but your emotional and spiritual well-being as well.
Mercy integrative medicine doctors work in conjunction with your care team (your primary care doctor and any specialists that may be treating you) to promote healing. Complementary medicine coupled with lifestyle changes can both have immediate and long-lasting effects on your health.
At Mercy, integrative medicine could include the following:
Our goal, as always, is to get our patients feeling healthy and back to getting the most out of their daily lives. If you think you could benefit from integrative medicines talk to your primary care doctor to discuss your needs.