In my practice I combine conventional medicine with naturopathy. For me, this includes not only taking physical symptoms into account, but also treating each of my patients as a human being in their entirety. My goal is to provide my patients with self-directed health literacy that will give them a high quality of life at any age.
Diagnostics, concept and consultation on the topics: Exercise and sport, nutrition, risk of diabetes, heart attack and stroke, overweight, hormones (burn-out prevention, menopause in women, menopause in men, sleep disorders), biobalance, stress management, acid-base balance.
DiabetesDiagnosis of diabetes mellitus type 2, holistic, modern diabetes therapy with integration of new diabetes preparations, in-depth lifestyle counseling, if necessary, start or adjustment of insulin therapy, treatment and prevention of secondary diseases.
Gastrointestinal disorders, allergies, intolerancesReflux, gastritis, gastritis, stomach ulcers, allergies, food intolerances, fructose intolerance, lactose intolerance, gluten intolerance, sorbitol intolerance, xylitol intolerance, histamine intolerance, histaminosis, mastocytosis, parasitosis, fungal diseases, dysbiosis, hyperacidity, flatulence/diarrhea, metabolic diseases and others.
Menopausal hormonal disorders in men and women
If we accept our body with its biological aging process, if we use meaningful, holistic strategies combined with holistic preventive advice, then we will also live the second stage of our life with the same joy and satisfaction.
Insomnia, sleep disturbances, burn-out with sleep disorders, restless legs syndrome, hormonal disorders and sleep disorders (especially menopause: menopause in women, adrenopause in men, etc.).
- Specialist in general medicine and naturopathy
- Diabetologist DDG
- Certified Mindfulness Trainer
As a specialist in general medicine and naturopathy with 20 years of professional experience, I combine a broad spectrum of conventional medicine with various alternative healing methods. These include, among others, the classical naturopathic treatments, acupuncture, homeopathy and bioresonance therapy
As a passionate violinist, composer and singer, I incorporate sound and music into my practice, such as in acupuncture treatments.
The integration of mental factors plays a major role in my practice. My qualifications and continuous education in mindfulness training, psychosomatics and coaching complement my holistic approach.
My professional career
During my training, I underwent 5 years of clinical training in Bonn teaching hospitals and gained experience in internal medicine, surgery, geriatrics, intensive care and emergency medicine.
After my specialist examination, I completed two years of further training as a diabetologist in a diabetes and study center, where I also worked as a study physician.
I then worked for five years as a rural physician for a Maori organization in New Zealand, providing care to patients of all ages with indigenous roots in all outpatient specialties in a rural region.
Since my return from New Zealand I have been living with my family in Bad Godesberg and initially worked in a rural general internal medicine group practice before taking over the practice of my esteemed colleague Dr. Strauven.
1995-2002 Medical studies in Bonn with semesters abroad in France and Spain, clinical internships in Ghana and Spain, graduation with the grade “very good
1998-2002 Doctorate at the Friedrich-Wilhelms-University of Bonn in the field of andrology (fertility disorders in cases of unfulfilled desire to have children)
2003 license to practice medicine
2002-2008 Training as a specialist in Bonn and Rheinbach in the fields of internal medicine, surgery, geriatrics, general medicine), work as an emergency physician
2009 Specialist examination in general medicine
2009-2011 Further training as a diabetologist DDG, study physician (Diabetes and Study Center Neuwied)
2012-2017 Rural Doctor in New Zealand (working for a Maori Primary Health Organization).
2017-2023 General practitioner in general internal medicine group practice in Meckenheim, Germany
Since June 2023 Takeover of Dr. Strauven’s practice
Continuing education and training:
2004 Advanced training in the field of chiropractic
03/2008 – 09/2011 Further training / obtaining the additional title of naturopathic treatment,
since then continuous education in the field of naturopathy, acupuncture, bioresonance therapy, bioidentical hormone therapy, mindfulness training, music and sound therapy etc.