The consultation can either take place in person or via telephone, and consists of having a complete assessment taken of the patient's health history. In-person consultations include an analytical reading of the tongue, pulse, eyes, face, and pressure points to help gather clues about the state of one's health. Various questions are asked concerning the patient's signs and symptoms. Herbal medicine recommendations are made along with lifestyle counseling, food suggestions, supplements, massage, and exercises as necessary.
Tui Na Chinese Massage is a complete form of bodywork utilizing manipulative therapy, acupressure points and highly advanced massage techniques that help to remove obstructions in the channel (meridian) pathways by promoting an increase in Qi (vital energy) and blood circulation, correcting the displacement of joints and healing soft tissue injuries.
Tui Na Chinese massage encourages proper functioning of the internal organs, helps to regulate the nerves, increases joint mobility, relieves neuralgic pain and facilitates cellular tissue detoxification.
We bring herbal medicine knowledge and products to you in an easy, convenient way to meet your needs. The Green Lake Healing Center also fills custom-written herbal prescriptions for other local and national TCM and naturopathy practitioners. The Green Lake Healing Center in Charlottesville maintains a trained staff under Paul Olko's guidance, ready to assist you. We ship daily, Monday through Friday.
First Line Therapy is a therapeutic lifestyle program for weight management and body composition that is designed to address the underlying causes of many common problems, and therefore improve health and prevent chronic degenerative disease. This customized program revolves around a healthy menu plan, medical foods and nutritional supplementation, an exercise plan, as well as targeting the healthy management of stress.
The Jade Thermal Massage Table integrates a soothing, personal massage with acupressure treatment, penetrating heat therapy, and the miraculous effect of jade. The table automatically applies massage action on the muscles, tendons, and joint surfaces around the spine, relieving tension and improving the circulation of energy and blood.
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