Truly managing ones health care is much more involved than simply dealing with illnesses and injuries that happen now and again.  Actual health care management is about prevention and anticipates what is needed to optimize ones' health.  Think of it as an investment in your wellbeing, therefore Oakwood is an investment in YOU.   The type of investment with the most valuable rate of return; health and longevity.   Oakwood's medical team is capable of providing full integrative health care services that includes all the key elements which contribute to optimal health: DIET, EXERCISE, MENTAL HEALTH, and  PREVENTATIVE MEDICINE.  By including all facets of wellbeing and working with the best trainers, nutritionists, and therapists, you can be assured that your personalized health plan will be optimized beyond standard approach to primary care services.  

 

The Oakwood philosophy  to medical care is quite different than traditional medical practices.  Most physicians are taught in medical school to focus on treating the disease.  When an ailment presents itself, doctors would typically address the problem with a test, a medication or a procedure.  Of course, this is an important aspect of healing.  However, the fundamental focus of Oakwood is preventative medicine that anticipates potential problems and initiates a plan which focuses on preventing the illness in advance.   Using advanced technology such as biomarkers it is possible to screen for diseases.  New advances in radiology allow detecting devastating illness like cancer at an early stage where treatment is curative.  Chelation and ozone therapy are other alternative  therapies that have proven extremely helpful for many Oakwood patients.  And finally a firm understanding of patients complete hormonal status is key to vitality and longevity.   Thus treatment with bio-identical hormonal therapy is an integral component of Oakwood’s comprehensive services.

 

Integrative medicine is the practice of medicine that focuses on the whole person and makes use of all appropriate therapeutic approaches, healthcare professionals, and disciplines to achieve optimal health and healing. It combines state-of-the-art, conventional medical treatments with other therapies that are carefully selected and shown to be effective and safe.