Mayo Clinic offers the following integrative medicine therapies. Not all services are available at each Mayo Clinic campus.

Physician consultation

During a physician consultation, you talk with a doctor trained in integrative medicine. He or she assesses your needs and helps you develop a treatment plan. Bring to this appointment a list of supplements and medications that you take, including doses. Your doctor may recommend:

  • Dietary supplements and botanicals
  • Mind-body connection, such as meditation, yoga, tai chi or spiritual practices
  • Acupuncture
  • Massage
  • Stress management
  • Exercise and activity
  • Nutrition
  • Animal-assisted therapy (Caring Canines volunteer program)
  • Other alternative medicine approaches

Stress management


El yoga es uno de los diversos enfoques que mejoran la conexión entre la mente y el cuerpo.

A doctor and other health care providers who specialize in integrative medicine techniques help you learn to manage general life stress or situational stress. Learn about stress management.

Resilience training

Resilience education and training help you develop positive strategies to manage stress and develop a resilient disposition. Learn about resilience training.

Massage therapy

Masoterapia para pacientes

Se puede usar la masoterapia en conjunto con atención médica para ayudar a que te sientas mejor.

A certified massage therapist works with you and uses techniques based on the therapist's ongoing assessment and your goals. Massage therapy can be used at the same time as medical care to help you feel better. Learn about massage therapy.



La acupuntura es una de las terapias médicas reconocidas más antiguas del mundo. Es un componente fundamental de la medicina china tradicional y la adoptan muchas personas, incluidos profesionales médicos, como un tratamiento seguro y eficaz para una variedad de trastornos.

You are treated by a doctor trained in acupuncture or a licensed acupuncturist supervised by a doctor. Techniques include acupuncture with manual and electrical stimulation, acupressure and cupping. Learn about acupuncture.


La meditación

La meditación puede ayudar a promover el bienestar físico, mental y espiritual.

You learn how meditation can relax and rejuvenate the mind, body and spirit. It helps many people refocus and gain happiness and inner peace. Learn about meditation.