Integrative Medicine Clifton Hill
For patients whom it is difficult to treat effectively within the traditional general practice framework because of the nature and complexity of the conditions, Wellness Medicine offers a speciality in Integrative Medicine delivered by Dr Joanna Hickey.
What is Integrative Medicine?
Integrative medicine (also known as Functional Medicine) at Wellness Medicine in Clifton Hill is directed at trying to treat the whole person rather than just a presenting symptom or disease. Doing this effectively requires that you, the patient, are a partner in the diagnostic and treatment process. The approach requires considering the likely most important underlying causes of whatever is troubling you and identifying those factors likely to help you to re-capture and maintain better health.
Integrative (Functional) Medicine
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