Your Heart-Centered Healing Journey Starts Here!
Functional Medicine & Acupuncture in Santa Rosa, CA
Dr. Shiroko Sokitch, MD
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The Miracle of Healing!
How do you heal when the answers aren’t easy?
When the standard treatment does not cure the problem, or when there is no diagnosis, or when nothing seems to help, we must ask ourselves — what else is going on?
Over the past 30 years, I have worked with 1000’s of patients who have had chronic, unexplained, or mystery illnesses. My method combines cutting-edge Western medicine and science with the holistic healing principles of Chinese medicine , and provides a caring, nurturing environment in order to navigate seemingly impossible odds.
Whether you’ve suffered an injury, are coping with a chronic or potentially life-threatening illness, or are struggling to understand your symptoms and find a diagnosis and cure – there is an answer that will work for you.
Together, we can find it!
Knowing that the holistic healing journey is a collaborative one, Dr. Shiroko takes the time to fully understand you so that she can help you achieve the wellness you desire.
What you can expect
Your individualized treatment plan might include
Acupuncture & Herbs
Nutrition & Diet Counseling
And much more…
How we help you heal
Your Body is Unique in Every Way – and so is Your Healing Journey
Every illness and every recovery is unique to each person, and so are the remedies that might work for each of us. I am committed to your well-being. Together we can work to find what your body needs to be in balance. True and lasting health means discovering what’s behind the symptoms – pulling back the layers to resolve the root of your health concerns.
Through our work together, you can expect:
✔️ Increased vitality and energy
✔️ Reduced stress, pain, and inflammation
✔️ A refined ability to listen, understand and work with your body and its signals
✔️ Discovering the root cause of your health issues
✔️ Natural and positive changes in your lifestyle habits
✔️ More joy, balance, and hope in your life
✔️ Expanded gratitude and love
And Healing – even when it seems impossible!
Meet Shiroko Sokitch, MD
Dr. Shiroko is the owner and practitioner at Heart to Heart Medical Center.
Board certified in Medical Acupuncture, Integrative Medicine, and Functional Medicine, she has been practicing a blend of Chinese and Western medicine for nearly 30 years, including 10 years as an ER doctor.
In that time she’s helped over 40,000 people heal their bodies and their lives.
The Proof is in the Pudding!
When I work with my patients, we create a partnership. We look deeply at how your body is functioning, and address any potential imbalances in order to bring your whole body into balance so that can live your best possible life. My goal is to provide hope, to ease pain, and to give you the tools and understanding you need to take command of your health and sustain your wellness and vitality throughout your life.
HEALING WHEN IT SEEMS IMPOSSIBLE
7 Keys to Defy the Odds
By Dr. Shiroko Sokitch, MD, FMCP
“Anytime you are facing a serious, chronic, or lingering health issue, it’s like walking on a precipice. On one side – you have everything to lose. On the other side is your health, renewal, and a life that you love. I am committed to helping you experience the miracle that is possible in your life.” – Dr Shiroko
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