ABOUT PHILADELPHIA INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE – PIM
A complete clinic for Integrative Health Approach
Our Mission at Philadelphia Integrative Medicine is to combine the best of conventional and alternative medicine to inspire you and give you the tools to care for yourself and be well.
Integrative Medicine, as taught at the University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine (AzCIM) fellowship, is the judicious combination of traditional medicine as taught in medical school with evidence-based modalities. We,at Philadelphia Integrative Medicine (PIM), provide leading edge clinical expertise using a combination of conventional and evidence-based alternative and holistic medicine including:
- The role of food, supplements and beneficial gut bacteria in healing and prevention of illness
- The informed use of insurance-reimbursed and evidence based alternative testing
- Alternative medical systems (such as Traditional Chinese Medicine and Ayurveda)
- Mind-body medicine including a regular home practice
- Energy medicine including acupuncture, as well as hands on methods (such as counter-strain) to reduce discomfort, improve alignment and treat injury
What do we do at PIM?
We provide leading edge clinical expertise using a combination of conventional and evidence-based alternative and holistic medicine, to recommend the lifestyle changes, cutting edge diagnostic testing, mind-body practices, supplements and medicines to meet your personal health goals. Our approach helps you achieve better health, including the physical, emotional, psychological and social dimensions.
At PIM we also utilizes Functional Medicine which looks beyond diagnoses to each person’s unique biochemistry. Individualized recommendations are based on the latest in testing and laboratory technology.
You will also be introduced to Mindfulness. This will cultivate awareness of mind-body inter-dependence and how unconscious behaviors undermine health. Mindfulness positively affects blood pressure, absorption, immunity and autoimmunity and emotional reactivity and is an integral part of holistic and alternative medicine practices. Browse the pages of this site to learn more about Dr. Tetlow and Lauren Houser, CRNP as well as the integrative holistic services offered. You’ll also want to check out the discounts offered for great savings and schedule your appointment soon to get started on the path to health, wellness and partnership with a truly integrative physician.
Intrigued by Integrative Medicine? Visit Us for a Free Consultation
Intrigued by Integrative Medicine, but not sure where to start? Contact us for a free 20-minute in-person consultation with one of our providers to help see your next step. We will review your health and wellness goals to help you decide if Integrative Medicine would be a good fit for you. Call us at (888) 702-7974 ext. 2 to set up your free consultation.
What is Integrative Medicine?
Integrative Medicine is healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person, including all aspects of lifestyle. It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship between practitioner and patient, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapies.
Why in Integrative Medicine better than a purely conventional approach?
- Treat the whole person, not just symptoms
- Have time to spend with you
- Find root causes
- Work as much in prevention as in treatment
- Operate independently of pharmaceutical and insurance companies