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About The Center for Integrative Urology and Holistic Medicine

The Center for Integrative Urology and Holistic Medicine in the Department of Urology, Columbia University Medical Center offers the best of complementary and integrative medicine to men and women with genitourinary tract disorders and to all patients seeking healthy, holistic and multidisciplinary approaches to treating various conditions and maintaining wellness. The Center was founded by Jillian L Capodice in 2011.

The mission of the Center for Integrative Urology and Holistic Medicine is to care for the entire person by utilizing safe, evidence-based and individualized treatment approaches. We offer holistic therapies aimed at treating the whole person - body, mind and spirit.

Holistic Treatment Plans exist for the following conditions:

  • Urologic oncology:
    • Prostate cancer
    • Bladder cancer
    • Kidney cancer
    • Testicular cancer
  • Male urinary conditions:
    • Chronic prostatitis (CP)
    • Chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CPPS)
    • Other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) related to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or overactive bladder such as urinary urgency
  • Female urinary conditions:
    • Female pelvic pain and vulvodynia
    • Interstitial cystitis and painful bladder syndrome
    • LUTS related to overactive bladder or urge urinary incontinence
  • Fertility and sexual function (male and female)
  • Supportive care/Symptom Management for patients with any type of cancer
  • Musculoskeletal complaints including low back pain, neck pain and joint pain
  • Headache- Please visit the Columbia Neurology Headache Center
  • Cardiovascular health
  • Wellness and Rejuvenation (male and female)

Treatment modalities employed may include:

  • Acupuncture
  • Botanical and Dietary Supplements Consultations
  • Essential Oils and Aromatherapy
  • Food Assessment and Consultation
  • Mind-body Medicine (Qi gong, meditation)
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Tui na and Manual (massage) Based Therapy
  • Wellness and Lifestyle Consultation

We welcome referrals from your physician or provider, or you may call us directly to schedule an appointment at 212-305-0114.

For more information on the Center for Integrative Urology and Holistic Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center, visit our website

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