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Generally , you will receive initial treatment advice , while further research will be done on your case outside of appointment hours, and a comprehensive plan will be provided to you in your follow up appointment.
You may be asked to provide your most recent blood work or lab tests, or to have these completed and bring them to your follow up.
It is common to see your ND 3-4 weeks after your initial visit, and every 6-8 weeks after that, eventually progressing to only as needed.
Follow-up appointments are available as:
15min, 30min, 45min.
(Note: 2nd visits are mandatory 45 min.)
Custom Acupuncture protocols are designed for each patient, if indicated.
Acupuncture sessions are commonly at least 6 weeks in a row, 1x a week.
Please note: Does not include follow-up discussion.
Duration: 90mins (1.5 hrs)
Includes custom Acupuncture protocol on face and body for facial rejuvenation/cosmetic.
Sessions are 2x per week for the first 4-5 weeks.
Then sessions become more spaced out each week, eventually becoming 1 x every two weeks.
Maintenance is then 1x month.
Both Acupuncture & cupping produce an effect on the nervous system, as well as the local tissues.
Dr. Elena, ND practices Acupuncture & Cupping with a focus on TCM principles.
TCM acupuncture aims to balance and nourish the internal systems in our body and it works through its effects on the nervous system , hormones and circulation.
Dr. Elena is also certified in Facial Rejuvenation and Cosmetic Acupuncture .
This works to reduce wrinkles and sagging through an increase in circulation, collagen production stimulation, toning of facial muscles, and is always combined with whole body acupuncture protocols to balance internal systems and nourish beauty from the inside out.
Botanicals come in many different forms: extracted in tinctures, supplements, teas, and occasionally food.
Botanicals contain biologically active phytochemical constituents which elicit physiological effects on the body.
Modifying diet and eating habits towards your specific needs or health condition, using food as medicine, and the use of supplements.
Used for identifying and monitoring hormonal, nutritional, and other imbalances or dysfunctions.
Evidence-based , clinically important behavioral modifications.
Intramuscular B12 injections.
B12 plays an important role in cardiovascular, mental, brain and nervous system health, and energy levels.
Desiccated Thyroid Prescriptions for thyroid support.
Dr. Elena Zarifis is a Naturopathic Doctor who is passionate about helping you achieve better health.
She has a special interest gut, brain and thyroid health along with their effect on the body over all.
She also enjoys providing Naturopathic Medicine for active adults with the ultimate goal to optimize your health, in order to have you feeling and performing your best.