• Do No Harm Philosophy

    A balance of conventional medicine and nutrition with the goal of optimal health for every patient. Welcome to my practice.

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  • Kind Words

    “…Your whole-body approach and knowledge of holistic as well as traditional medicine is incredible…”

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  • The goal is Vitality & Longevity

    Our goal is not just to cure your ills and help you regain your health, but also to put more “life” in your life.

  • Personalized Individual Care

    Your personal wellness plan. Every person is unique and healing cannot be prescribed. Let us heal you, in your own way.

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  • A Journey to Optimal Wellness

    Dedicated to education for proactive health and lifestyle solutions, we are proud to serve our family and friends with our Preventive Medicine line of physician-quality vitamins and supplements. Express delivery available.

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Dr. Carol Joy Gardner

Dr. Carol Joy Gardner is a family practice Osteopathic Medical Physician specializing in Wellness Medicine. She holds a four-year Nutritional Science degree from the University of Vermont, and worked extensively as a nutritional consultant before earning her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) from the Medical School at the University Of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Maine.

Dr. Gardner has been practicing Nutritional and Integrative Family Medicine ever since at her solar-powered office in the city of Colchester, Vermont.

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Natural Hormone Therapies

An experienced practitioner of bio- identical hormone replacement therapy, Dr. Gardner carefully determines and prescribes the optimal level of natural hormone support that you need.

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Vitamin/Mineral & Glutathione IVs

Preventive Medicine offers formulas, administered intravenously (via IV).
• The Vitamin/Mineral IV contains a combination of preservative-free Vitamin C, B Vitamins and Magnesium.
• Glutathione IV contains 300 mg of Glutathione. Glutathione is produced in our body and is an important anti-oxidant. Supplementing the body’s own supply of glutathione boosts its ability to prevent cell damage and supports detoxification functions.

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Healthy Weight Loss

When it comes to healthy, sustainable weight loss, each person requires his or her own individual approach. One diet or fitness program does not fit all. Maintaining […]

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Specialty Blood Work

Preventive Medicine offers testing for the following and more: Hormones: Thyroid, Cortisol, Testosterone, DHEA, Estradiol, and Progesterone. Food Sensitivities: Delayed Food Sensitivity, RAST Tests Candida (fungus): Antibody […]

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Digestive Health

Digestive Health and regular detoxification is essential in maintaining optimal heath and well being. Dr. Gardner will assess each patient’s unique detoxification and digestive needs and prescribe a custom treatment for his or her individual digestive health issues

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Osteopathic Manipulation

Osteopathic Manipulation has been in use since the 19th century to address a wide variety of human ailments, disease and discomforts. By bringing the body into alignment with […]

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