WHAT’S NEW AT THE CENTER
The March 2016 newsletter is now on online. Please click here to view it.
10% Patient Discount at Earth Origins – Earth Origins, formerly Mother Earth Market, has been honoring a 10% discount to Preventive Medicine Center patients on their purchases. They are now requiring documentation of active patient status with a letter from our office. If you would like to receive a letter please contact the Center at 352-331-5138.
Product Highlights - Adreset is one of the products we have available at the Center to help with stress-related fatigue. It contains a combination of Cordyceps Mycelium, Asian Ginseng, and Rhodiola rosea. These are herbal adaptogens that are reported to support the body in adapting to various stressful physical or emotional challenges. The herbs in this product have been used in herbal medicine for centuries.
Welcome Brandy Brooks – Brandy has just joined our front office staff and will be working mornings, assisting Frankie and greeting you upon your arrival. She has previously worked at several physician’s offices and North Florida Regional Medical Center. She is the mother of a six year old daughter and she plans on applying to nursing school in 2017.
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A WORD TO PROSPECTIVE PATIENTS
We know that selecting a new doctor is a big decision, and we thank you for inquiring about The Preventive Medicine Center of Gainesville, Inc. The Center was established in March 2000 by Dr. Robert A. Erickson in response to more and more Americans seeking complementary and alternative therapies to traditional drug therapy alone, while at the same time wanting a trained medical doctor participating in their health care needs.
At the Center we take a nutritional approach to health and healing, rather than prescribing drugs whenever possible. This approach is integrated with the medications a patient is currently taking from other physicians. It has been our experience in some cases medications can eventually be reduced or even eliminated entirely if a patient so desires. The intent of this approach is to elevate one’s health through nutrition and life-style changes, rather than just treatment of symptoms with a drug.
We realize this type of approach is not for everyone and does not apply to every health condition. We encourage you to explore this website to get a better idea of our approach to health and wellness.