Integrative Cancer Care
The Osher Center for Integrative Health has services that compliment your traditional medical treatment with whole-person care approaches.
Expertise is available in a wide variety of fields, including nutrition, exercise, acupuncture, yoga, mind-body medicine, East Asian and Ayurvedic medicine, biofeedback, manual therapy, natural products, and more. They offer individual consultations with integrative medicine providers who specialize in Cancer Care to develop an integrative treatment plan.
Osher Center experts offer Oncology Group Visits for patients and survivors to discuss how diet, botanical therapies, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and mind-body therapies can be incorporated into your cancer care plan—ask your provider about a referral.
Benefits of Treatment
Meet Our Practitioners
Donald Abrams, MD
Chloe E. Atreya, MD, PhD
Anand Dhruva, MD
Shannon Fogh, MD, MA
Carla Kuon, MD
Kavita K. Mishra, MD, MPH
Rebecca Sheaff Greiner, PhD, PA-C
"Talking about Complementary and Alternative Medicine with Health Care Providers: A Workbook and Tips” from the National Cancer Institute
Kiecolt-Glaser, J. K., et al. (2014). "Yoga's impact on inflammation, mood, and fatigue in breast cancer survivors: a randomized controlled trial." J Clin Oncol 32(10): 1040-1049.
Ornish, D., et al. (2013). "Effect of comprehensive lifestyle changes on telomerase activity and telomere length in men with biopsy-proven low-risk prostate cancer: 5-year follow-up of a descriptive pilot study." Lancet Oncol 14(11): 1112-1120.
The Osher Center accepts insurance for service. Please check with your health insurance company to determine if coverage and prior authorization is required by your policy. Our Patient Navigator will provide guidance regarding the fees for each service and your action steps to confirm your insurance coverage and authorization. Out of pocket clinical service fees vary based on each individual’s insurance coverage. A 40 percent discount may be applied for this visit for self-pay patients, not covered by insurance, who pay the day of the appointment.