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Integrative Medicine combines the best of mental (meditation, hypnosis), nutritional, acupuncture, and lifestyle treatments with mainstream modern medicine and psychotherapy to provide care for the whole person: mind and body. Started in 1998, the Stanford Center for Integrative Medicine (SCIM) is committed to evidence-based practices. We are here to help you live more fully, cope better with your medical condition, control symptoms, and participate more fully in your medical care.
A headache is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck, and can include migraine, tension-type headaches, and cluster headaches.
A reaction to stress; can be mildly unsettling or severly debillitating.
Can range from digestive issues such as heartburn to gastrointestinal diseases and disorders.
Women's health issues
Including urinary problems, infertility, nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, and menopause.
Cancer (or other illness) treatment side effects, such as nausea and vomiting
A serious, persistent condition that negatively affects how a person thinks, feels, and behaves and significantly interferes with daily life. Untreated or if inadequately treated, depression can lead to other health-related issues.
Musculoskeletal and joint pain
Often caused by overuse or an injury to the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, or nerves.
A reproductive disease or disorder, infertility is fundamentally the inability to impregnate, conceive or carry a baby.
The Stanford Center for Integrative Medicine offers patients alternative medicine approaches in addition to the mainstream medical care they receive.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.
If you are a new patient or a return patient whose insurance has changed, please fax a copy of your insurance card to 650-498-5640before scheduling an appointment. We will check your eligibility and benefits with your insurer.
PREPARE FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT
Bring your completed 2-page Integrative Medicine Clinical Intake form to your first appointment. Please arrive 20 minutes prior to your appointment to allow time for signing legal consents and making financial transactions.
Stanford Health Care provides comprehensive services to refer and track patients, as well as the latest information and news for physicians and office staff. For help with all referral needs and questions, visit Referring Physicians.
HOW TO REFER
Fax a referral form with supporting documentation to 650-320-9443.
Track your patients' progress and communicate with Stanford providers securely online.