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WholeHealth Chicago Is Expanding Its Staff!

WHOLEHEALTH CHICAGO, the Midwest’s oldest and largest center for integrative, alternative, and functional medicine, is expanding its staff to accommodate our rapidly growing patient base.

We are seeking:
A physician (MD or DO, Family Practice or Internal Medicine, Board Eligible or Board Certified) who feels confident with conventional medicine and equally at ease practicing functional medicine and recommending herbal, nutritional, and lifestyle therapies. This special physician also must be able to refer patients for alternative therapies, someone who can say with ease, “I really think a course of acupuncture is your best bet.”

We also need:
An Advanced Practice Nurse to work collaboratively with physicians/practitioners as a primary-care provider for patients with chronic symptoms as well as those seriously interested in maintaining good health. We’d like a NP who woke up one morning and realized something was wrong with the health care system. An NP who began reading about alternative modalities, may have taken some functional or integrative medicine coursework, and felt he/she was ready for a major career change.

We’re justifiably proud of our array of practitioners, including medical doctors (internal medicine, family practice, and gynecology), chiropractic physicians, practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine, herbalists, homeopaths, clinical nutritionists, yoga therapists, body workers, energy healers, and clinical psychologists. To get a feel for our Center, go to our website.

Our patients come from all over the U.S. and many from abroad, both self-referred or encouraged to see us by their conventional or alternative physicians.

We’re located in the heart of the Lincoln Park/Bucktown neighborhood, long recognized as some of the most vibrant and exciting neighborhoods in Chicago, home to dozens of theaters, and great restaurants.

If the team at WholeHealth Chicago sounds like one you’d want to explore further, send your CV as an email attachment to:
David Edelberg, MD
davidedelberg@wholehealthchicago.com

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Telemedicine – Now Available at WholeHealth Chicago

In order to maintain your continuity of care, WholeHealth Chicago now offers telemedicine appointments with most of our practitioners. During a telemedicine visit, you and your healthcare provider can review medical history, discuss symptoms, arrange for prescriptions, and more. When necessary, labs and diagnostic imaging can be ordered from a facility near your home, and our Natural Apothecary can ship supplements quickly to your door.

Please contact Patient Services for details and scheduling a telemedicine appointment, or to change a regular appointment to telemedicine by calling 773-296-6700.

We’re looking forward to meeting with you in our virtual consultation room soon.

DIAGNOSE-IT-YOURSELF: COVID-19

Far and away, the commonest phone call/e mail I receive asks about COVID-19 diagnosis.
Just print this out, tape it on your refrigerator door, and stay calm.

ALLERGIES

• Runny nose
• Sneezing
• Red, swollen eyes
• Itchy eyes and nose
• Tickly throat
• No fever

COLD
• Runny nose
• Sneezing
• Sore throat
• Mild muscle aches
• Mild dry cough
• Rarely a low fever

STREP THROAT
• Painful sore throat
• Hurts to swallow
• Swollen glands in neck
• Fever

FLU (Standard seasonal flu)
• Fever
• Dry cough (no mucus)
• Sudden onset over few hours
• Headache
• Sore throat
• Fatigue, sometimes quite severe
• Muscle aches, sometimes quite severe
• Rarely, diarrhea

CORONAVIRUS-COVID 19
• Shortness of breath
• Fever (usually above 100 degrees)
• Dry cough (no mucus)
• Slow onset (2-14 days)
• Mild muscle aches
• Mild fatigue
• Mild sneezing

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