Holistic medicine is a broad term that is used to describe many healing modalities that are not traditionally used or taught in veterinary school. These modalities can range from acupuncture and chiropractic to herbal medicine and energy medicine.
Dr. Ricci has been learning about holistic medicine for the past several years. She is using many energy healing methods in her work and is working with essential oils and some homeopathic materials to help broaden her approach. She is finding that there is a great fit with traditional medicine and holistic medicine. It helps the animals to heal and often can lessen the amount of drugs that need to be prescribed for her patients.
Here is a comprehensive list of the holistic services Dr. Ricci provides: