Our Mission

The Stram Center for Integrative Medicine is a collaboration of medical doctors, licensed multi-disciplinary practitioners, nurses and support staff, combining their diverse expertise in service to the well-being of our patients, their families and our community.

It is our mission to integrate the best of all therapeutic modalities in a safe, effective and respectful manner with the intent to nurture longer, healthier, happier lives.

Patient Bill of Rights

As an individual, you have:

  • The right to person-centered care.
  • The right to receive healthcare that addresses the wholeness of who you are—body, mind and spirit in the context of community.
  • The right to a healthcare system that focuses on prevention and wellness.
  • The right to be empowered as the responsible, central actor in your own healing.
  • The right to education about self-care that includes access to scientifically based nutrition, exercise and mind-body interventions.
  • The right to a healing relationship with your healthcare provider that is grounded in humanism, compassion and caring.
  • The right to speak openly and honestly with your healthcare providers and in return, to experience honest and supportive communications from all members of the healthcare community.
  • The right to a healthcare environment that recognizes that to be healing and empowering, healthcare providers themselves must seek to be restored and whole.
  • The right to embrace the spiritual dimension in the context of your healthcare.
  • The right to healthcare providers who understand that integrity and spiritual qualities are as important as medical knowledge and technical skills in the process of healing.
  • The right to a truly integrative medicine that is supported by rigorous scientific research, maintains the highest standards of excellence, and offers a full and complete array of care modalities.
  • The right to healing even when there is no cure.
  • The right to be whole.

Let us help you take charge of your health. Call today to make an appointment 518-689-2244 or learn more about integrative medicine.