Travis Thurston, ND
Dr. Travis Thurston is the founder of Island Natural Medicine in Honolulu. He was formally educated in Portland Oregon where he received his BS in Psychology with a minor in Biology while studying pre-med at Portland State University. He received his Naturopathic Medical Doctorate at National College of Naturopathic Medicine (now known as NUNM) in Portland. While in medical school, he focused on reproductive health, gastrointestinal care and diabetes management.
Dr. Travis specializes in Hormone Replacement strategies, Intravenous Solutions, Medical Weight Loss, functional medicine and comprehensive care using an integrative approach. Blending the best of modern, Western medicine along with traditional European and Eastern medical philosophies, Dr. Travis has a deep passion for Naturopathic Medical philosophy including botanical and nutritional support along with identifying and addressing the underlying cause.
Contact Dr. Travis directly at 808-343-5501
Gil Winkleman, ND
Dr. Gil Winkelman is a Naturopathic Physician (ND), speaker, and writer dedicated to helping people regain heart-body-brain balance so they can return to optimal health. He works with patients to inspire awareness, acceptance, and hope throughout the healing journey.
Dr. Gil has discovered how imbalances in the body can affect mental and emotional function—and how these can be restored for significantly improved wellbeing—through more than a decade spent helping patients resolve migraines, depression, anxiety, arthritis, autism, Asperger’s, OCD, insomnia, ADD/ADHD, and Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD).
A recognized thought leader in the realm of identifying and treating traumatic brain injuries (TBI), Dr. Gil has published widely, treated Veterans with TBI and PTSD, and delivered the keynote speech at the 2010 Annual Pacific NW Brain Injury Conference, hosted by the Brain Injury Association of Oregon. The author of Feel Well, Play Well: Amazing Golf Through Whole Health, Dr. Gil is also a contributing writer for Holistic Primary Care.
Dr. Gil earned his ND at the National College of Natural Medicine, was trained in LENS Neurofeedback therapy by BCIA-certified practitioners, has attended several intensive, four-day Walsh Research Institute Mastering Brain Chemistry Physician Education Workshops, and utilizes the most up-to-date protocols in his practice. He earned his MA in Counseling Psychology from JFK University.
You can contact Dr. Gil directly at 808-726-2772
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Nohea Marlow, LAc
Nohea Marlow L.A.c. is a licensed acupuncturist and certified yoga instructor. She received her Master’s of Science in Oriental Medicine at The Institute of Clinical Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in downtown Honolulu. While in school she did two externships for clinical training which added tremendously to her patient experience and overall knowledge. Her first externship was in the pain management department at Tripler Army Medical Hospital where she provided acupuncture treatment to active military personnel. Here she employed her training as a certified NADA detoxification specialist using the NADA protocol as well as her own treatment plans to manage and alleviate patient’s pain and additional ailments. While there she also participated in a specialty clinic for patients suffering from migraines and TMJ with great success.
In addition to this experience, Nohea traveled to China and completed a certificate in advanced courses in Chinese Medicine at Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine. She also studied at Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese medicine and learned advanced techniques of acupuncture, tui na, and herbal medicine.
Upon completing her education, Nohea opened an office in the beautiful Hawaii Kai town center. She treats people for all conditions including pain management, anxiety, depression, PTSD, fatigue, digestive disorders, headaches and migraines, insomnia, menstrual issues, infertility, and cancer support. She likes to incorporate the use of high quality certified therapeutic grade essential oils and similar blends to assist in her treatments.
She believes that the body has it’s own magnificent way of healing itself, and helps to assist patients in identifying their blocks to health and road to wellness. By using the subtle suggestion of acupuncture in combination with nature’s most powerful plant constituents we can help to bring the patient back into alignment with their true self: mind, body, and spirit.
Contact Nohea directly at 808-343-6931
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