Natural Chemical Peels at CTM

What are natural chemical peels? A natural chemical peel is a treatment in which a fruit acid solution is applied to the face, neck, or body to break up the bonds that hold the dead skin layers together. With the bonds broken, dead skin sloughs off, eventually peeling, stimulating the body to regenerate new skin […]

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PRP Meniscus Tear Success Story

“I started having knee pain last October, and was unable to go up or down stairs or to walk without a lot of pain. I belong to Volkwalkers Oregon and had to stop walking with my friends. My doctor prescribed physical therapy, which did not help. Then he referred me to my orthopedic surgeon. The surgeon […]

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PRP: The Natural, Non-Surgical Facelift

What can be more natural than your own blood cells?  By Dr. Dhai Barr In 2006, Dr. Noel Peterson began to incorporate PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma or Autologous Platelet Concentrates) to restore function in joints and ligaments. Since then, he has treated hundreds of patients and performed thousands of regenerative injections, treating injuries and arthritis […]

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Dr. Dhai Barr Brings Aesthetic Arts to CTM

Please join me and our entire staff in welcoming Dr. Dhai Barr to the Center. I’ve personally known Dhai for over 10 years and have always admired her for her medical skills as well as for her sense of humor and good will. I’ve watched her work and even have had her work on me […]

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Lifestyle Changes Can Prevent or Even Reverse Prostate Cancer

One fall day almost 20 years ago my father called me from his island home in the Florida Keys: “The
 weather’s been great down here. We had a lucky day fishing off the reef. Caught a Dorado, and 
we’ll filet and put it on the barbeque later.” My dad had an understated way of describing […]

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Prolotherapy Most Effective in Sacroiliac Pain

One of the most common causes of low back pain is sacroiliac sprain, and Prolotherapy and PRP injections continue to be the most effective and definitive treatment I have seen in my 30+ years of practice. Sacroiliac, illiolumbo, and lumbosacral ligaments are easily sprained and overstretched, destabilizing the lower back. Instability triggers spasms of the muscles […]

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Fatigue, Body Temperature and Thyroid Disease

“I can’t believe how well I feel, and neither can my husband. Four months ago I would come home from work and collapse, exhausted. Nothing helped my energy. And now I have energy to spare! Most of the other symptoms that have plagued me for years are gone.” Jana and her husband had been trying […]

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Answering the Estrogen Question

Marta had been taking Estrace and Provera for 4 years and was pleased with the results. She felt it had helped her out of menopausal depression and made her feel and look more youthful. She had read about the benefits of estrogen for preventing osteoporosis, heart disease, and Alzheimer’s. Then, her aunt was diagnosed with […]

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Optimum Testosterone Levels Give Men the Mental Edge

Dr Noel Peterson, ND, DAAPM We know that optimal levels of the male sex hormone testosterone can play an important role in healthy sexual function in men, especially as they age. Testosterone also appears to improve the function of the brain, and may even help to protect against age-related dementia. Researchers in the Rancho Bernardo […]

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Large Scale Study Links Depression to Low Testosterone

Large Scale Study Links Depression to Low Testosterone Dr. Noel Peterson, ND, DAAPM The male hormone testosterone may keep men happy in more ways than one. Besides enhancing sex drive, we know that testosterone helps build muscle mass, preserves bone strength, lowers cholesterol, improves mental performance. Now a new study, the first of its kind […]

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