The Optimum Health Center of Chicago | Dennis J. Gates, MD | Integrative Medicine and Orthopedics

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Optimum: "greatest degree attainable" | Health: "being sound in body, mind, or spirit" — Webster

Dr. GatesOPTIMUM HEALTH CHICAGO supports and assists individuals and groups in obtaining their goal of optimum health. We do this through workshops, retreats, corporate and group presentations, lectures, medical school and hospital presentations, and some individual consultations. Dr. Gates also sees orthopedic patients in his office.
8 Weeks to Optimum HealthIn Search of...
Our main workshops are entitled "In Search of Optimum Health" and "Healthy Aging."  We took the concepts of optimum health from Dr. Andrew Weil's book, "Eight Weeks..." updated them, and processed them into a workshop format.  It is an interactive workshop, covering all aspects of reaching a goal of optimum health.  It consists of cooking health food, didactic lectures, discussions, toxin elimination, group interactions, exercises, and mental and spiritual exercises.  
Next Event
The Eight Weeks to Optimum Health workshop given at Gilda's Club is designed for cancer patients, survivors, family or anyone affected in any way by cancer. Sessions beginning May 8, 2008 and September, 2008 on Thursday evenings. More >

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T: (312) 208-1999

6921 W. Archer Ave., Chicago, IL 60638