Integrative medicine is a composite system employing modalities from all medical disciplines to arrive at a diagnosis and therapy for the well-being and healing of the patient. Integrative diagnostic and therapeutic modalities include, but are not limited to, those therapies advanced by allopathy, osteopathy, dentistry, acupuncture, nutrition, physiatrics, chiropractic, naturopathic, biomechanics, physiotherapy, homeopathy, mind-body techniques, ayurvedic and oriental medicine. Integrative physicians are health professionals who are aware of and proficient in the application of different disciplines of medicine. They must have the ability to integrate or initiate the integration of those modalities which are necessary and appropriate to the correction and advancement of the patient’s health and welfare. The improvement of the biological markers of aging is our specialty
Sakiliba Mines M.D. is a D.C. licensed Family Physician in practice for 25 years serving thousands of patients in Washington, D.C. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry-Nutrition at Spellman College in Atlanta, Georgia, and her Medical Doctorate from Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She completed her specialty as a Family Physician at Howard University Hospital and most recently, has attained her Doctorate of Integrative Medicine from Capital University of Integrative Medicine in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Peter Jun Wu brings to TIMM nearly fifteen years of clinical and research experience in both Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Currently engaged as a research scientist at the George Washington University School of Medicine, Dr. Wu works with a team investigating topics in human gene expression and oncology.
He is a licensed acupuncturist in the District of Columbia and has established a reputation for insightful and effective patient care, with specializations in: Cancer support, Cardiology, Pain alleviation, Smoking cessation, Allergies, Sinusitis, Fatigue, Immune System Deficiency, Menopause syndrome, Depression, Stress, Detoxification for Chemical Dependency, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Constipation, Stomach Problems, and Dizziness (Vertigo).
Dr. Kai Parker ND CPM received her premedical training at New York University, and graduated with a B.A. in Philosophy. She continued her medical studies at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, where she earned a Doctoral Degree in Naturopathic Medicine.
In addition to her medical school curriculum, Dr. Parker completed a three-year preceptorship in midwifery, women's health, and pediatrics with Dr. Farra Swan, ND, CPM in Tempe, Arizona and an internship in midwifery at Casa de Nacimiento in El Paso, TX. She is a Board Certified Naturopathic Physician and a NARM Certified Professional Midwife.
Dr. Parker is passionate about Naturopathic Medicine and Natural Childbirth. She lovingly supports every member of the family as they welcome new life into this world.
Ron Murray Has long been recognized as a gifted healer who is increasingly acknowledged as an innovator at the intersection of alternative healing modalities. Ron’s specialties include CranioSacral Therapy, Visceral Manipulation, Myofascial Release, as well as Biological Medicine (a branch of Naturopathy).
Ahmad Mines is a clinical Emergency Room Nurse with experience in pediatrics to geriatrics licensed to practice in Washington DC and in Maryland, with a passion for Patient Advocacy. He has been quoted in published articles on Medical Cannabis in the Huffington Post and in the Washington DC City Paper. He is currently the COO for TIMM PLLC in Washington DC, a multi practitioner practice & Medical Spa that specializes in integrative medicine. He has previously he held the position of Medical Coordinator at NIHA DC, in Washington, DC. His educational background includes a BBA in International Business/Insurance from Howard University in DC, an Associates Degree in Nursing from Montgomery College in MD and is studying as an Adult Gerontology Nurse Practioner at Walden University in WI.
Mr. Scoggins is a certified Reflexologist since 2003. He studies and practices the Egyptian Method Art Form of Therapeutic Reflexology. Mr. Scoggins proudly brings his Therapeutic Reflexology skills to TIMM Spa specializing in hands and feet Therapeutic Reflexology.
He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Care Management from Southern Illinois University. He has certifications in Reflexology, Professional Fitness (Advanced Weight Training), Reiki, and Breatheology.