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Integrated Health Clinic
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Integrated Health Clinic is a Naturopathic Health and Cancer Care Centre which was founded in 2000 by husband and wife team Dr’s. Karen and Gurdev Parmar. Dr. Gurdev Parmar holds an Arizona Naturopathic Medical Licence, and is the first Canadian naturopathic doctor to qualify as a Fellow of the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology (FABNO).

The clinic supports 6 naturopathic doctors, a medical doctor and a chiropractor. There are 3 lab technicians, 2 IV nurses, 2 certified clon hydrotherapists, a massage therapist, 2 clinical counsellors, 4 patient care coordinators and a clinic manager.

The Cancer Care unit at Integrative Health Clinic focuses on these key areas of cancer care:

Cancer Prevention related programmes include: Cancer screening programmes include; Smoking cessation; Weight management programmes include; Detoxification programs; IV Therapies

Cancer Screening includes: Annual Physical Examinations – Pap tests, Breast exams, Prostate exams (DRE), Dermatology (skin) exam (dermatoscope included), Scoping for rectum/sigmoid; Laboratory Screening – Tumour markers, Predictive markers (hs-CRP, ferritin, homocysteine, etc.), Urinalysis (macro and microscopic), Serum chemistries, CBC, etc, Fecal Occult Blood test (specific to Colorectal Ca), Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging (DITI)

Cancer Treatments: The primary goals for patients undergoing conventional cancer treatment are: to support normal body function and metabolism during treatment; to decrease the side effects of treatments; to support and improve the immune system; to prescribe treatments and strategies aimed at cancer prevention and future health maintenance; ultimately to improve the quality of life and sense of wellness.

Specialisms:

Therapies include IV vitamin therapy, chelation therapy, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, colon hydrotherapy, constitutional hydrotherapy, prolotherapy, mesotherapy, shiatsu massage therapy, acupuncture and counselling.



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    Integrated Health Clinic
    2nd Floor, 23242 Mavis Avenue, Fort Langley, V1M 2R4, Canada

    +1 604 888 8325 http://www.integratedhealthclinic.com
    Therapies provided by this provider:

    Counselling
    Seeing a counsellor or psychotherapist, who is trained and experienced at working with cancer patients, can help you and others close to you deal with the emotional impact of a cancer diagnosis and help to make sense of the many emotions that you are experiencing.

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    Acupuncture
    Acupuncture is an ancient system of healing from Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and involves the stimulation of special points on the body, known as acupuncture points, for therapeutic or preventive purposes.

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    Mistletoe Therapy
    Mistletoe therapy was developed as an adjunct to cancer treatment in Switzerland in 1917-20, in the collaboration between Dr I Wegman MD and Dr Rudolf Steiner PhD (1861-1925).

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    Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)
    Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) involves breathing pure oxygen in a pressurised room.

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    DCA (Dichloroacetate) Therapy
    DCA is a very simple chemical and adding DCA to cancer cells seems to turn the mitochondria back on again destroying the faulty cell.

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    Vitamin C Therapy
    Vitamin C can be given intravenously as part of a programme of Metabolic Therapy.

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    Shiatsu
    Shiatsu is a manual therapy that provides support and helps strengthen the body's natural ability to heal and balance itself.

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    Colon Hydrotherapy
    Colonic Hydrotherapy, also known as Colonic Irrigation, is a natural way to aid health and feel clean and balanced.

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