Treatment Approach


 

Dr. Marina Richards  uses traditional Internal Medicine and Integrative Medicine modalities to tailor a highly individualized, bespoke treatment for each patient.

This tailored treatment is based on thorough evaluation of the patient’s unique history and symptoms, careful physical examination and interpretation of diagnostic studies including Functional Medicine laboratory tests.

This approach allows Dr. Richards to uncover the underlying causes of health imbalances and treat them effectively.

 
 

Conditions Treated


 

Dr. Richards has special interest and experience in the prevention and treatment of the following health conditions:

 

  • Memory loss, cognitive dysfunction, mood disorders, anxiety, sleep disorders

  • Autoimmune diseases (Rheumatoid arthritis, SLE, Psoriasis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease)

  • Gastrointestinal disorders (GERD, IBS, Dyspepsia) and Nutritional deficiencies

  • Mitochondrial Dysfunction (Chronic fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Environmental toxicity)

  • Hormonal Imbalances (Menopause, Bioidentical hormone replacement for men and women, Andropause, Thyroid dysfunction, Diabetes mellitus)

  • Cardiovascular diseases (Hypertension, CAD, atherosclerosis, high cholesterol)

As a physician certified to use acupuncture, she is experienced in the treatment of common conditions like:

 

  • Hormonal imbalances (Infertility, IVF support, Menopausal symptoms, hot flashes, low libido, PMS, cramps)

  • Tinnitus, dizziness, Meniere’s syndrome, headaches, migraines

  • Digestive disorders (heartburn, reflux,constipation, IBS)

  • Mental Health (mood swings, panic attacks, insomnia, PTSD)