Nourishing the Body Through Surgery and Chemotherapy

Supporting the body during cancer treatment is a vital component of integrative oncology.  Each person is unique. A Naturopathic doctor will help you choose exactly the right herbs, supplements, diet, and natural therapies that fit your type of breast cancer.

The following video of Dr Peter Bongiorno addresses those issues as they relate to breast cancer.

About the Speaker: Peter Bongiorno

Dr. Peter Bongiorno graduated from Bastyr University, the leading accredited university for science-based natural medicine. He completed five years of training in naturopathic medicine and acupuncture, and was honored to be his class speaker.

Before medical school, he researched as a pre-doctoral fellow at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland and at Yale University in New Haven Connecticut, and co-authored numerous medical journal articles in the field of neuro-endocrinology.

Dr. Bongiorno is Vice-President of the New York Association of Naturopathic Physicians and is active in gaining legislation to license naturopathic doctors in New York State. He is a member of the American Association for Naturopathic Physicians, Physicians for Social Responsibility and is a Diplomat in Acupuncture. Dr. Bongiorno is licensed as an acupuncturist in the State of New York, and is considered a naturopathic doctor in the State of Washington, where naturopathic doctors are licensed to practice medicine.

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