At Steinmetz Center, our board-certified family practice physicians are not focused on just treating disease; we treat the whole patient.

Our physicians listen closely to patients during new visits that typically last an hour, asking questions about all aspects of their lifestyle to create a complete picture. Our integrative approach combines conventional and complementary therapies to facilitate healing for acute and chronic conditions.

Since 1997, Steinmetz Center for Integrative Medicine has emphasized nutrition, exercise and lifestyle adjustments for optimum health. We use approaches that are backed by proven research and studies.

Upcoming Events

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JUNE

2 Yoga Program – 12 weeks
4 Stress Reduction Group Program – 4 weeks
8 Level 2: Stress Reduction Group Program – 4 weeks

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JULY

14 Cool Summer Salads Class

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SEPTEMBER

8 Yoga Program – 12 weeks

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Looking for Functional Medicine?

Functional Medicine Certified PractitionerFunctional Medicine addresses the underlying causes of disease, using a systems-oriented approach and engaging both patient and practitioner in a therapeutic partnership. It is an evolution in the practice of medicine that better addresses the healthcare needs of the 21st century. By shifting the traditional disease-centered focus of medical practice to a more patient-centered approach, Functional Medicine addresses the whole person, not just an isolated set of symptoms. Functional Medicine practitioners spend time with their patients, listening to their histories and looking at the interactions among genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors that can influence long-term health and complex, chronic disease. In this way, Functional Medicine supports the unique expression of health and vitality for each individual.

 

How a Family Found Itself Captive on a Medical Mystery Tour

It all started with a fish bone.

And it only took one emergency room doctor, two pediatricians, five otolaryngologists, two allergists, one family practitioner, one physician’s assistant, one ophthalmologist, one pediatric oncologist, one pediatric gastroenterologist, one pediatric neurologist, one chiropractor, one osteopath, one physical therapist and one doctor of alternative medicine — as well as two CT scans, a thyroid ultrasound, two allergy tests, four blood tests and an MRI — to figure out what was going on.

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Our Physicians

steinmetzMarie Steinmetz, MD, DABFM Dr Steinmetz believes that it is important to look at the whole patient when there is disease and begin treatment by addressing lifestyle issues, then using simple supplements and herbs or acupuncture. Read more.
shiffman Jeanne Willis Shiffman, MD, DABFM, NCMP After working as an analyst in the federal government for more than six years, Dr. Shiffman went to medical school to make a difference on a one-on-one level. Read more.
rose Rosemarie D. Rose, MD, DABFM Dr. Rose strives to discover the underlying cause of disease and address it by ridding the body of what is harming it and giving the body what it needs to thrive. Read more.

 

Office Information

We are open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lab Collection Services are from 8:30a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Existing patients may contact us through the secure Patient Portal.

If you have questions about this convenient feature or need help setting up your account, please call or e-mail us.

Steinmetz Center for Integrative Medicine

1225 Martha Custis Drive, Suite C-1
Alexandria, Virginia 22302
Phone: (703) 671-2700 Fax: (703) 671-0680
General Inquiries: info@caringdoc.com Billing: billing@caringdoc.com

Free parking is available on the premises.


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