What is an integrative approach?
An integrative approach in veterinary medicine describes a treatment in which many different techniques and eventually different professionals are employed for a single cause, to treat the patient. The objective is to identify the roots of the problems, beyond the clinical signs, inducing the body to produce a better response or adaptation to the disease.
In practice, integrative medicine can involve a plan for a change in lifestyle, such as diet or exercises, in addition to complementary therapies such as phytotherapy, homeopathy, ozone therapy, acupuncture, among others, associating them with complex surgical procedures, advanced image diagnosis and the highest technology of rehabilitation equipment. Integrative medicine is present in oncology, neurology, surgery, in the most diverse areas of medical knowledge!