Vitamins & Nutritional Supplements

 

In addition to acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine and dietary guidance, Dr. Dawn Potter also offers high-quality nutritional supplements, including vitamins, isolated nutrients, and other herbs. These can be used as natural options to improve overall health and to treat specific health conditions.

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Vitamins & nutritional supplements in Traditional Chinese Medicine

The medical theory and practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) pre-date the discovery of vitamins, minerals, and isolated nutrients. And TCM focuses on whole food nutrition and Chinese herbal medicines, along with acupuncture, manual therapies, and healthy lifestyle. However, Dr. Dawn also includes an understanding of how vitamins, minerals, and other nutritional supplements may benefit specific patients to provide even greater levels of health.

 

Chinese herbs consists of various substances that have been derived from plant, mineral, and even animal sources. Some of the more common examples of everyday herbs that are used in TCM are ginger, peppermint, clove, hawthorne berry, ginko, and even licorice root. Dr. Dawn may also recommend other herbs for various conditions, such as milk thistle or bergamot, from a more modern, Western herbal perspective. 

 

Since Dr. Dawn has a detailed knowledge of many of the various natural herbs, vitamins and nutritional supplements she utilizes whatever she thinks will benefit each patient the most, to support physical and mental health, including digestion, circulation, immunity, hormone balance, healing and even sleep. These products typically have little to no side effects when prescribed properly.

Herbs, vitamins and nutritional supplements shipped directly to your home

In addition to our on-site pharmacy, Dawn Potter Acupuncture also has an online dispensary at Wellevate, an online store with a variety of high quality herbs, vitamins, and nutritional supplements in stock and ready to ship to your home. You can reorder whenever you like, and shipping is free on orders of $49 or more.

We can invite you to Wellevate via email, or you can click on the “Place Order” photo, to set up your free online account. You then will have access to Dr. Dawn’s Wellevate dispensary, which she has hand-picked as her favorites for quality and efficacy.

If you are a patient of Dr. Dawn’s, she can also make specific recommendations that will appear in your account, for easy ordering. Each recommendation will include easy-to-follow dosage instructions specifically for you.

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Order your supplements & vitamins from a quality source

Wellevate carries professional products which have been evaluated and verified for quality, unlike what you might find on other major retail sites. With Wellevate you can trust that you are getting exactly what is on the label, unadulterated, and high quality.

Whether or not you are a current patient of Dr. Dawn Potter, feel free to check out Wellevate for your vitamin and supplements needs. And if you want more individualized recommendations for your specific condition, please contact us for an in-person or telehealth consult.