Ayurvedic Medicine

Dr. Kowata will complete her Ayurvedic Health Counselor certification in 2025. Ayurveda is an ancient system of healing and credited by many scholars to be the oldest system of healing on the planet. The Ayurvedic knowledge was originally passed down in truths contained in sutras or Indian texts more than 5,000 years ago. It is […]


“The physician’s highest and only calling is to make the sick healthy, to cure, as it is called. The highest ideal of cure is the rapid, gentle and permanent restoration of health; that is, the lifting and annihilation of the disease in its entire extent in the shortest, most reliable, and least disadvantageous way, according […]

Intravenous Nutrient Therapy

Intravenous Nutrient Therapy was first developed in the 1960s by Dr. John Myers, a physician at Johns Hopkins Hospital who theorized that our body’s digestion, absorption and detoxification systems only allowed a small fraction of vitamins and minerals that we were receiving either in food or pills to be actually absorbed into the body. Dr. […]

Environmental Medicine

According to the National Association of Environmental Medicine, Environmental Medicine (EM) is a relatively new branch of medicine that explores how the environment interacts with the human body – especially the physical, mental, and emotional responses to environmental factors. Environmental medicine dovetails with other branches of medicine including toxicology, industrial medicine, and public health. EM […]

Functional Medicine

Functional medicine seeks to discover how and why illness occurs in each individual by identifying and addressing the root cause of disease to restore health and promote healthy longevity. It takes a wholistic approach, often considering your physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health. It also considers factors such as diet, stress, environment, epigenetics and lifestyle […]


Acupuncture needles and green leaf on wooden background

Acupuncture has evolved into one of the most utilized and powerful forms of integrative medicine today. Originating in China, the ancient practice of acupuncture was first described as an organized system of diagnosis and treatment in The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine dating back to 100 BCE. Over thousands of years, the practice of […]

Naturopathic Medicine

The Healing Power of Nature Naturopathy was founded in the United States by Benedict Lust, MD. He used the term to describe the eclectic practices of “nature doctors” and established the first naturopathic college in 1900. In the early years, Dr. Henry Lindlahr, MD became a leader in the Nature Cure movement and published a […]