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Nutritherapy has a team of qualified professionals offering a wide range of different services. Nutritherapy offers consultations with qualified Naturopathic, Homeopathic and Allopathic practitioners. As well as trained nursing and paramedic staff with many years of experience.
Dr P.M. Rowan MB Bch (Rand) D.A. (SA)-Extract from a lecture given by Dr P.M. Rowan in June 1998
'Medicine is an art not a science, patients are individuals and do not conform to statistics. With this in mind each patient is a special being who needs to have their story heard. In unravelling why they are not well, so they become empowered to heal themselves. Physical disease is very often as a result of emotional issues that have not been dealt with, and manifest as chronic infection,pain,inflammation etc. Simplifying a problem and replacing missing nutrients, detoxifying and allowing the body to heal itself , is very often all that is required.'
Dr P.M. Rowan has over 12 years experience in the field of Alternative medicine. She is a qualified General Practioner with a diploma in Anesthetics. She has been practicing medicine since 1972 with her own anesthetic practice for over 25 years. Her experience in conventional allopathic medicine as well as alternative medicine allows her to accuratly access the medical requirements of her patients.
Considered a local athority on Bio-Oxidative Medicine , Alternative Intravenous Therapies, Darkfield Analysis and specialized Nutrition, Dr Rowan is a leading figure in the field of alternative medicne and complementary practices. With many interantional qualifications as well as extensive contacts in the field of alternative medicine globally, she strives to bring the most cutting edge and effective treatments into the country.
In keeping with the idea that patients are people, Dr Rowan likes to have an hour long consultation with new patients and at least half an hour follow up consultations.
Medical Degree MB.Bch
University of the Witwatersrand 1972
Internship Coronation Hospital –
Surgery Prof Lewin 1973
Medicine Prof Grieve 1973
Senior Internship Paediatics
Tygerberg Hosp 1974
Registrar post Dept Anesthetics
Tygerberg Hosp Prof Foster 1975- June 1976
Diploma in Anesthetics
College of Medicine 1977
Solo practice in Anesthetics
Jan 1978 – 1998 working at private
Hospitals in Johannesburg and the East Rand.
Diploma from International Oxidative Medicine Association
Oklahoma USA 1999
BOzone Congress of Swiss/German Ozone Associations
Member of South African Hypnosis Association
Member of Western Cape Traditional Medicine Association
Committee member of SASIM
South African Society of Intergrated Medicine
Dr Michael Coyle 2001
Dr George Georgio 2002
Practice Number: 1445820
Registration with HSPCA : MP 0153958
From being a Sea World show presenter to gallivanting around the world as an RCI representative, from studying a Social Science degree to Tantric massage I finally found a field which fueled my interests, allowing me to grow and give as a person. Health is a gift we give ourselves and others everyday. I consider myself incredibly lucky to work in a practice such as Nutritherapy where like minded people share knowledge and experience on a daily basis .
Dr Lara Beguin qualified as a homoeopathic practitioner from the University of Johannesburg in 2006.
She uses a combination of a variety of diagnostic methods such as, iridology, physical examinations, comprehensive case taking and equipment such as the QUANTEC® and conventional laboratories to establish an understanding of the person’s health, mentally, emotionally and physically.
Dr Beguin has completed a course in iridology in 2001. Iridology is based on the scientific study of the iris. It reveals physiological conditions, psychological health risks, challenges and strengths of various organs and personality traits. Through iridology she can get an understanding of the patients past, present and potential future health conditions by assessing various body systems.
She has been using a QUANTEC® since 2011. QUANTEC®, is a ‘system of instrumental bio-communication’’ that won a Gold Medal for the best innovative in the field of health development in Europe in 2010.
The QUANTEC®scans the human body’s energy field to identify any existing disorders on an electromagnetic level. It scans more than 50 000 remedies in over 200 databases for a solution specific to each individual person. Physical, mental and spiritual levels are assessed. The QUANTEC® generates a healing sheet containing all the relevant frequencies and potencies that is needed to correct or support a number of existing dysfunctions in the person. A homoeopathic remedy or any other alternative treatments specific to each person is given at the same time to further support and restore the healing process.
Dr Lara Beguin has also completed her course in biopucture in 2006. This is an injection therapy in which specific body zones or points are injected, in order to regulate inflammatory processes and support natural repair mechanism. Most of these injections are given into the subcutaneous tissue just beneath the skin or muscles.
Homeopathy aims to approach each patient individually and to determine why the person is susceptible to a particular disturbance in health, to explore the evolution of the disease, and to discover the manner in which this patient differs from all other patients bearing the same disease. A homeopath assists the patient in telling their story and encourages the patient to reveal what is important and what is occurring on a daily basis; this reveals the patient’s sense of the world. By doing this the patient becomes more centred into their reality. The main complaint may become the entry point into the patient’s internal world, which may ultimately lead to the revelation of the origination of the disease and the beginning of the journey to improved health.
The eyes are very often referred to as the ‘windows to the soul’, but few people are aware just how true this observation is. Iridology is a complementary medicine technique whereby the coloured part of the eye (the iris) is studied in order to understand your past, present and future health conditions; both physical and psychological. Inherited tendencies, together with toxic accumulations in the body are revealed through the iris. Dr Leske uses iridology in practice as a screening tool in order to assist patients’ in getting a better understanding of their health.
Dr Jessica Leske qualified with a Master’s degree in Homoeopathy at the University of Johannesburg and is a registered Homeopath with the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa. Her training included extensive anatomy, physiology, human dissection, chemistry and physics with more focus being placed on pathology and diagnostics in the later years. In her final year, aside from attending lectures and practical work consulting with patients, Dr Leske completed a mini dissertation on insomnia.
Dr Leske assists her patients in finding the root cause of their disturbed health and uses a combination of individually compounded homeopathic remedies, bach flower remedies, herbal medicines, vitamins, minerals, amino acids, biopuncture and other supplementation to restore balance in the body. Laboratory Tests and other investigations are carried out when necessary.
Practice Number: 0625205
Registration with AHSPCA: A11695