The goals of Integrative Oncology are to improve quality and quantity of
life for people affected by cancer and:
- prevent or reduce
side effects of cancer treatment
- improve nutritional
- support the immune
system and overall health
- educate on healthy
lifestyle measures including mind body therapies, exercise, and nutrition
Dr. Wright works as a
specialist in the field of integrative oncology, to help you incorporate natural tools that are evidence-based. She takes time to listen and provides education on conventional treatments as well as
on natural therapeutic, nutritional and behavioral approaches to coordinate safely with your oncology guided care.
Dr. Wright will help you feel better and more confident on your journey to
strengthen health. To listen to a webinar given by Dr. Wright on what is naturopathic oncology, click here.
Dr. Wright's recommendations
may include: counseling, referrals to providers in oncology care, acupuncture, exercise, relaxation practices, botanical therapies, vitamins, minerals, enzymes, nutritional approaches,
and intravenous therapy. Dr. Wright determines a selection of therapies individualized to your needs to help achieve your health goals.
Dr. Wright is a Fellow of the American
Board of Naturopathic Oncology (FABNO) since 2011, having practiced naturopathic medicine for 16 years. After 12 years working in hospital based care, Dr. Wright now offers virtual tele health
consultations for families and providers interested in learning more about integrative oncology.
Throughout her career, Dr. Wright has led
the development of integrative clinical programs in conventional treatment settings and has trained 8 residents in 2 year, hospital based integrative oncology programs. Dr. Wright is a research
director for KNOWintegrativeoncology.org, is a board member of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic
Physicians (OncANP.org) and a member of the Society of Integrative Oncology (Integrativeonc.org). Dr. Wright is a
volunteer clinical board member for the Cancer Support Community of Greater Philadelphia & Gilda's club.