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At the core of Remède Naturopathics is our unique team of practitioners. Each of us shares a common vision and a dedication to providing world-class care.

Together, we create a haven for healing, a space where you will be listened to and cared for with compassion.

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Nicole Egenberger, ND
clinic director + naturopathic doctor
Dr. Egenberger completed four years of post-graduate medical education at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine after receiving a Bachelor Degree in Cell Biology and Philosophy at McGill University in Montreal. She is a past winner of the prestigious Estate of Joyce Vanderburgh Award for clinical excellence.

Dr. Egenberger has pursued her love of homeopathic and botanical medicines in further post-graduate training with world-renowned experts in homeopathy and botanical medicines, including Jan Scholten, Rajan Sankaran and Louis Klein. She currently holds a Connecticut State Naturopathic Physician's license.

In her practice, Dr. Egenberger focuses on women's health concerns and autoimmune conditions. Committed to furthering medical research, Dr. Egenberger has published work in the field of endocrinology and is currently developing protocols for the combined use of detoxification, clinical nutrition and European biological medicine.

Dr. Egenberger is former Vice President of the New York Association of Naturopathic Physicians. She is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and the Institute of Naturopathic Education and Research.

A Canadian with Hungarian and Australian roots, Nicole speaks French fluently and welcomes French-speaking patients. A lecturer and educator, she provides expert advice on naturopathic medicine and natural healing. She can be reached at 646.485.5229.

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Jennifer Cooper Ashton, LMT
licensed massage therapist
Drawing on a broad range of techniques and experience, Jennifer tailors every massage to the specific needs of the client to ensure a relaxing, whole-body experience. With extensive training and experience in anatomy, physiology, and pathology, her approach is both warm and precise.

Jennifer's experience spans both Western and Eastern modalities of body work, including Swedish massage, Shiatsu, Deep Tissue, and myofacial release. An expert therapist, Jennifer is certified in Massage for the Cancer Patient through Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and works with breast cancer patients and survivors. She holds additional certifications in reflexology as well as pre- and perinatal massage.

An on-site sports massage therapist, Jennifer has been involved in world-class events such as the US Golf Association's (USGA) Open and the NYC Marathon. She currently volunteers at the Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute at Mount Sinai School of Medicine Hospital, providing medical massage to the seriously ill patient.

Jennifer is a New York State licensed massage therapist, a graduate of the prestigious Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences, and a member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA). A therapist who understands the rigors of training, she is a dancer and choreographer, with a BA in Dance from Hunter College.

To schedule an appointment with Jennifer, please call Remède Naturopathics at 646.485.5229 or email us.

 
Kate Henderson, Dipl.Ac.
licensed acupuncturist
Kate Henderson is a New York State licensed acupuncturist who trained at Tri-State College of Acupuncture in New York City, where she earned a masters of science in acupuncture. She draws on a range of acupuncture styles in her practice, including Japanese meridian therapy, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), and Trigger Point Therapy. Outside of her clinical practice, Kate serves on the faculty of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, teaching beginning acupuncture students clinical skills and Chinese medical examination methods.

Kate has worked extensively in orthopedic settings coordinating with physicians to provide treatment plans for traumatic injuries and chronic pain, and in her private practice focused on endocrine issues, sleep and mood disorders, and women's health. Kate also provides community acupuncture one day weekly for the uninsured, focusing on artists and creatives and their unique issues related to creative problem solving.

Having lost two close family members to preventable illnesses, she is committed to providing holistic, natural interventions for health issues. Her commitment to patients is grounded in her deep belief that hands-on care, compassion, and being a partner with the patient through their journey to health should be the bedrock of any kind of medicine.

To schedule an appointment with Kate, please call Remède Naturopathics at 646.485.5229 or email us.

 

Erin Kirwin, ND
naturopathic doctor
Dr. Erin Kirwin partners with individuals to find personalized solutions for their health problems and strategies for lasting wellness.

A naturopathic doctor and lecturer on various natural health topics, Dr Kirwin's practice shares the Remède philosophy, emphasizing time, compassion, expertise and research. She believes insight into the unique biological make-up of each individual facilitates a unique healing opportunity.

Dr Kirwin prioritizes finding the underlying cause of dysfunction and disease as well as encouraging proper elimination of toxic accumulation in the body. This process restores one's own innate healing capacity and ability to maintain balance and vitality.

In addition to her expertise in whole foods, botanical medicine, nutritional supplementation, homeopathy, and hydrotherapy, she has advanced training in two European systems of medicine: Gemmotherapy, which utilizes plant stem cells for their potent healing compounds, and Biotherapeutic Drainage, which facilitates detoxification using special homeopathic preparations. Women's health, endocrine, cardiovascular, and respiratory conditions are her areas of interest.

Dr. Kirwin received a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine and was the recipient of their annual Award for Clinical Excellence.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Kirwin, please call Remède Naturopathics at 646.485.5229 or email us.

 

Nancy Allen, MS, L.Ac., RYT
licensed acupuncturist + registered yoga therapist
Nancy Allen is a New York State licensed acupuncturist and certified yoga therapist who incorporates a broad training in bodywork techniques like Tui Na, Shiatsu, and Thai Yoga Bodywork, as well as mind-body therapies like EFT and hypnotherapy. Nancy earned a Master of Science degree in Acupuncture from Tristate College of Acupuncture where she graduated with honors.

In her practice, she integrates the wisdom of Kiiko Matsumoto style acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and trigger and motor point muscle release. Her integrated treatments have shown remarkable results with acute and chronic musculoskeletal pain, sleep and digestive disorders, as well as neurological and hormonal imbalances.

Nancy's treatments are personalized and thoughtful and are focused on supporting the patient to take charge of their well being by providing practical self-care advice. This may include acupressure points, breathing techniques, meditations or restorative yoga postures that remedy a variety of ailments. Nancy is committed to offering true attentive patient-centered care with a healing touch to open a path to a more relaxed and balanced life.

To schedule an appointment with Nancy, please call Remède Naturopathics at 646.485.5229 or email us.

 
Caroline Westin-Garcia, ND, MS
naturopathic doctor
Dr. Westin-Garcia earned her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine after completing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Anthropology at Colgate University. She has a Master of Science in Human Nutrition from the Human Nutrition Institute of the University of Bridgeport.

As part of her post-graduate training, Dr. Westin-Garcia completed several rigorous programs in acupuncture, including certification in acupuncture for physicians at Briarwood College in Southington, Connecticut, certification in Facial Rejuvenation with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs at the Swedish Institute in New York City, and training in auricular acupuncture for chemical dependency and detoxification at the Lincoln Recovery Center in New York City.

In her practice, Dr. Westin-Garcia works with patients on the fundamentals of living a healthy lifestyle in order to prevent future disease, as well as to diminish existing pathologies. Tools she uses include dietary modification, botanical medicine, nutritional supplementation, hydrotherapy, and homeopathy.

Dr. Westin-Garcia is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians as well as the New York Association of Naturopathic Physicians. She is licensed by the State of Connecticut as a Naturopathic Physician.

To schedule an appointment with Caroline, please call Rem�de Naturopathics at 646.485.5229 or email us.

 

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