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About Nicole Cotter MD

Nicole Cotter MD is a source for an integrative approach to the management of arthritis and autoimmune disease. This website, along with Dr. Cotter's social media accounts, are a starting point for the journey into the intersection of conventional and complementary rheumatology. 

What is Integrative Medicine?  

The Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine defines Integrative Medicine as "healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person, including all aspects of lifestyle.  It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship between practitioner and patient, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapies."  Andrew Weil, the father of Integrative Medicine, describes Integrative Medicine as "the intelligent combination of conventional and alternative is trying to restore the focus of medicine on health and healing, away from disease symptom management."

Listen to Dr. Weil discuss

"What is Integrative Medicine?"

Do you have questions about how lifestyle affects arthritis and autoimmune disease?

  • What should I eat to help my arthritis?

  • Should I be taking supplements?

  • Does stress affect my arthritis?

  • What kind of exercise will help my arthritis?

You have come to the right place. 

Nicole Cotter and Andrew Weil

Dr. Cotter and Dr. Andrew Weil

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