Integrative Health Care

Mainstream Medicine Meets Alternative/Complementary Healthcare

"At Lourdes, we know that health care is a science. However, we also believe that health care is a work of art. Every science is a compilation of information and every work of art is an integral whole, made up of many parts. Our approach to health care is three dimensional, taking into consideration the depth, length and breadth of the unique human experience. Our tradition challenges us to attend to the dimensions of our patients and clients in body, mind and spirit."

— Ronald Ciccone, MD
Diplomate of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine
Medical Director, Integrative Family Medicine
900 Haddon Avenue, Suite 136, Collingswood, NJ 08108 · 856-869-3126

Foundation in Traditional Family Medicine

Born and raised in the Philadelphia area, Dr. Ciccone trained locally and graduated Magna Cum Laude in Biology from St Joseph's University. He earned his Medical Degree at Hahnemann University School of Medicine and completed a traditional three year Family Practice Residency at Delaware County Memorial Hospital in Drexel Hill, Pa., serving as Chief Resident in his last year of training. For more than 23 years, he has been practicing Family Medicine and Integrating Alternative Care.

Mainstream Meets Alternative

Dr. Ciccone has a broad-based knowledge of Alternative/Complementary Health Care and is receptive to listening to your treatment and preventative care suggestions. He will do his best to integrate your suggestions where possible with mainstream allopathic medicine, and does not pretend to be an expert in any one field of alternative health care, however, he networks with Wholistic Practitioners and will provide referrals where and when they seem appropriate.

Health Focused Philosophy
Dr. Ciccone's philosophy is to blend alternative/complementary care with mainstream allopathic medicine only if he is convinced of the safety of the treatment/preventative option and ONLY if the plan does not deny mainstream care essential to the health of the individual.

Dr. Ciccone provides a wide variety of medical treatments that incorporate both mainstream and complementary modalities.

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