From providing primary care for your child to supporting healthy digestion and sleep habits, many Wellpdx practitioner are passionate about helping your kids be healthy.
Local Experts in Pediatrics
A great foundation of health starts even before we are born. Working with children is a passion of mine because when we raise healthy kids we can prevent future chronic disease.
I love working with children. There are many non-invasive techniques that can be used in place of acupuncture and children often respond very quickly to treatments.
Acupuncturist, Massage Therapist
I have advanced pediatric training and have treated babies brand new for colic to young adults for almost everything . I have been a teacher and mother for over 28 years and love children. Children are perfect to treat because through Acupuncture you get to the root of the problem because their bodies are so pure. A peds patient told me,\' I love coming here you put me back together again.
We offer both \'taps\' (gentle acupuncture with \'baby needles\') and non-needle treatments for children, including Chinese herbs, massage, cupping, gentle scraping, acupressure and nutritional consults.
I have been working with children from birth on up for years and have three children of my own. I am very comfortable with treatment strategies for very young children and have a wealth of options for involving children in their treatment.
I treat infants to teenagers. A gentle approach is used to build trust with the child. Treating musculoskeletal tension in a child can reduce the force pulled on the growing bones. This not only reduces idiopathic scoliosis, but can help decrease symptoms related to the nervous system. The spectrum of pediatric aged patients typically respond very well to chiropractic and craniosacral treatment.
I offer a full range of services for children, including well-child visits, sports examinations, vaccine consultations, and the treatment of common illnesses. I use a safe and effective combination of conventional medicine and natural therapies to treat both acute and chronic ailments such as colds, flus, ear infections, eczema, asthma, allergies, digestive issues, and emotional imbalances.
I came to this profession with a Masters in Social Work working with children and families for 6 years in various contexts. With that and parenting 3 children, I naturally gravitate to working with kids. I have found that children respond very quickly to very subtle stimulation using a variety of non-invasive.