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Herbal Medicine

Nirvana Naturopathics

Lana Moshkovich, DACM, L.AC

Chinese Medicine & Naturopathic Medicine Practitioner located in Deerfield, IL

For thousands of years, health issues and diseases were treated with herbal medicine. If you’re looking for a more natural approach to the management of your health issues, Lana Moshkovich, DACM, L.Ac, at Nirvana Naturopathics in Deerfield, Illinois, can help. She is an herbal medicine specialist and can devise a plan that fits your specific health needs. To schedule an herbal medicine consultation, call the office today or request an appointment online.

Herbal Medicine

What is herbal medicine?

Herbal medicine refers to nutritional supplements that are made from natural plants and botanicals. Traditional Chinese medicine has been using herbal medicine to treat disease and manage health for thousands of years.

Dr. Moshkovich is a traditional Chinese medicine practitioner who received additional training in herbal medicine to help meet her patients’ holistic wellness needs. She not only uses Chinese herbs but a variety of herbal remedies, including specialized formulations, to help you achieve your wellness goals.

What are some of the types of herbal medicines?

There are many types of herbal treatments. Some of the most common single herbs used for medicine include:


Echinacea is an herbal treatment that boosts your immune system and may protect you from colds or the flu.


Goldenseal has strong antiseptic properties and may help your battle against colds or the flu.

Black cohosh

Black cohosh may help ease the symptoms of menopause, as well as menstrual pain.

Ginkgo biloba

Ginkgo biloba is used to improve blood circulation and memory.


Ginseng helps improve body tone, fight stress, and boost your energy.

Dr. Moshkovich also offers herbal formulations that contain a mix of herbs to meet your specific health and wellness needs.

How do I know what herbal medicines I need?

Dr. Moshkovich is an expert in herbal medicine and can provide you with a regimen that fits your specific needs. When you come to the office for an herbal medicine consultation she spends a lot of time with you so she can better understand your health and wellness goals.

During your evaluation, she may review your health concerns, medical and family history, general lifestyle, and diet. She may also talk to you about the types of medications and supplements you currently take.

Based on the information she gathers during your consultation, Dr. Moshkovich creates an herbal medicine plan to help you achieve your health and wellness goals. She then monitors your response to her treatment and adjusts as needed.

Herbal medicine serves as a natural option to help you manage your health and wellness. Dr. Moshkovich is an expert in herbal medicine and can create a holistic wellness plan that meets your needs.

To schedule a consultation, call Nirvana Naturopathics today or book an appointment online.

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