At Gentle Wellness Center, we recognize that women have unique health challenges, and that at times you need extra attention to get the answers and care you deserve. Our Women’s Wellness program, overseen by  Dr. Robin Ridinger, MD, focuses on the needs of female patients, providing you the support, education and treatment options to help you lead a healthy life.

  • Reproductive Health
  • Coping with Menopause
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Breast Health
  • Osteoporosis
  • Urinary Incontinence

Find more information or to speak with us about our Women’s Wellness program or schedule an appointment with Dr. Ridinger, contact us today.

Nutrition Counseling for Women

Why work with a Nutritionist? If you’ve ever said “I’d like to eat better,” a visit with one of our nutrition counselors nutrition counselors is a first step to better nutrition. Our nutrition counselors will help you design a customized nutrition program to address your unique nutritional needs, lifestyle, and health goals.
Nutrition counseling isn’t just for those seeking to lose weight. Common health problems linked to nutrition include:

  • Immune system weakness
  • Weight loss and weight gain
  • Low blood sugar
  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • Cancer
  • Sleeplessness and insomnia
  • Fatigue
  • Chronic pain
  • Headaches

A Gentle Wellness Center nutrition advisor can help any woman address the link between nutrition and health issues.

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) For many women, dealing with PMS means less discomfort, better emotional control, and simply feeling better. Far too many doctors treat PMS by prescribing pain-relievers. A holistic PMS treatment focuses on correcting nutrient deficiencies and poor energy flow issues.

At our Women’s Wellness Center in Fairfax, you’ll visit one-on-one with a women’s health specialist who can advise you on natural PMS remedies and other approaches.