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what naturopathic medicine can do
Have you had the same symptom(s) for months, or even years? Perhaps you've received a diagnosis, maybe not; either way, approach your health from an integrative, holistic perspective. You will be supported in discovering how your body responds to its environment, making diet and lifestyle changes that improve your overall wellness , and incorporating therapies to support your individual needs.
Using skills such as botanical medicine and hydrotherapy naturopathic medicine can help to quell symptoms of common ailments such as headaches, sore throat, runny nose, upset tummy, and more!
Are you concerned about your future health due to family history, current health complaints, or personal practices? Partner with Dr. Heckard to support your physiology and overall wellness.
Feeling particularly overwhelmed lately? Having difficulty doing daily activities? Naturopathic therapies such as mind/body medicine and botanical medicine may be able to help!
Looking for a healthy way to lose, or gain, weight? By supporting you in making sustainable changes to your diet and level of activity, Dr. Heckard-Dunn will do her best to help you reach your goals. Check out the Weigh To Go Program!
Whether you've had recent trauma or you've been in pain for a long period of time, physical medicine (ie hydrotherapy, stretching, etc) , exercise therapy, mind/body medicine, and topical applications can help with improving your pain.
meet dr. deja heckard-dunn
Dr. Heckard-Dunn partners with patients to deliver individualized naturopathic care. Using comprehensive treatment plans she strives to correct underlying physiological imbalances to promote symptom improvement. While symptom control may sometimes be used for immediate relief, the ultimate goal is to establish an internal environment that encourages biological pathways to function as optimally as possible.
B.S. (Biology) - Spelman College
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine - Bastyr University
Treat all aspects of the individual
Partner with patients to make safe, indicated, and effective treatment plans
Trusted referrals for team care
Areas of interest:
Health disparities and Accessible care
Founder of Real Heal Wellness - a nonprofit organization dedicated to wellness, prevention, and holistic health for black girls and womxn.
Non-pharmaceutical pain management
Diet and lifestyle change
Diabetes and cardiovascular disease
Integrated sickle cell management