Dr. Gray's Unique Approach to Your Health and Healing
In many ways, this is where the medicine begins: with a doctor truly listening to their patient. Dr. Gray takes the time to listen to your concerns and your history. She asks questions and listens carefully to your answers. In Classical Chinese medicine the tone of the voice even has a role in identifying imbalances.
Food as Medicine
There is an ancient idiom which says "let thy food by thy medicine". Food alone is not always able to address the cause of a condition however without addressing diet, other therapeutics are less effective. Dr. Gray has a passion for teaching her patients about whole, nutrient-dense foods and how they optimize health.
HERBALISM AND HOMEOPATHY
An Ancient Science
Holistic medicine is a broad range of medical practices that are based on many years of tradition. Herbal medicine has been used for millennia by peoples all over the world. Dr. Gray merges ancient herbal wisdom with modern research based insights to choose the herbal remedies that will address the cause of your condition. Dr. Gray also utilizes homeopathy and homeopathic drainage remedies for gentle yet effective therapy.
EVIDENCE BASED NATURAL MEDICINES
The Science of Supplements
Natural supplements have extensive research behind them to support their effectiveness and use. Utilizing such evidence based medicine, Dr. Gray selects supplement that is best suited to your needs. She chooses supplements, herbs and homeopathic remedies that meet the highest standards. As much as possible, Dr. Gray works with Canadian produced professional grade products that utilize sustainably grown herbs that are produced with an emphasis on environmental sustainability. Dr. Gray strongly believes that a healthy planet is vital for human health.
Balance Your Chi
Acupuncture is a healing technique based on the principle of free and uninterrupted energy flow through the body. It helps activate the natural healing processes in each patient's body as well as to restore their physical and emotional well-being. Dr. Gray tailors your session to your unique needs.
FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE TESTING
Assess Your Health
Functional medicine testing allows for unique and valuable insights into your health. Saliva, urine, breath or stool testing can be utilized to glean information about the status of the physiological function of various body systems. Dr. Gray will first determine if testing is needed, she will then recommend the right test for you and then she will assess the valuable information garnered from the test to guide your treatment protocol.