Integrative Rheumatology

We offer integrative solutions for chronic health conditions such as inflammation, arthritis and fibromyalgia. Our patients are offered functional medicine tests including food sensitivities, allergy testing which are cause many chronic disease and often miss diagnosed. We offer nutritional assessments, hormonal and neurotransmitter testing which can help design a very personalized integartive solution for you. We integrate lifestyle education, anti inflammatory nutrition and supplements along with pharmacologic treatments. We also incorporate Tai Chi, Yoga and massage in our treatment plan. Our aim is your wellness so “Let’s help you Rise and Shine“.

Vitamin D May Improve Outcomes for Patients with Early RA

Standard treatment for rheumatoid arthritis (RA)—methotrexate and glucocorticoids—successfully improves clinical symptoms for most patients. Research by Ilaria Buondonno, PhD, and colleagues at the University of Torino, Italy, has revealed that the combination of a single dose of cholecalcipherol (300,000 IU) with standard treatment may go even further to improve the general health of patients with RA at three months relative to patients receiving standard therapy alone. The investigators published the results of their research, which evaluated patients at the very beginning of RA disease, online June 5 in PLoS One. Their intention was to investigate the early immunological alterations in patients with RA.

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