Integrative & Alternative Medicine

Integrative & Alternative Medicine

Sports Medicine at Chelsea offers a holistic and “out-of-the-box” approach to the management of illness and health through Integrative Medicine. Integrative medicine is the incorporation of traditional western medicine with complementary and alternative medicine to best address your health concerns.

Dr. Degenhardt is trained in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) at the Guangxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Nanning, China, specializing in acupuncture, and is certified in medical acupuncture through the SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

Integrative medicine consultations include a full assessment of your illness and health, including a full dietary, nutritional and activity assessments. The physical examination utilizes both traditional Western and in traditional Chinese methods among other traditions such as homeopathy.

Treatment modalities include: