Welcome to Balm of Gilead Health & wellness center!
Balm of Gilead Health & wellness center is an integrated care facility under the direction of Dr. Chinwe Okudo who is a Doctoral prepared family Nurse Practitioner and psychiatric Mental health Nurse practitioner. We are focused on your general Health and wellness. Wellness deals with the maintenance of the whole quality of life, and ideal emotional, mental and physical health. Our main goal is to bring out the best you, so you can feel good about yourself.
Obesity is highly prevalent in the United States and affected about 93.3 million US adults in 2015~2016, according to the Center for Disease Control and prevention (CDC). Obesity is also a precursor to various health conditions such as heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer that has been implicated as the leading causes of preventable, premature death. United States spends billions of dollars annually in medical cost related to Obesity care. At Balm of Gilead Health & Wellness Center we are dedicated to helping eradicate obesity and helping you achieve your ideal weight and the body shape you desire using the latest advances in science and medicine to get you where you want to be.
As part of our commitment to bringing out the best you, we offer a full line of facial skin rejuvenation treatments. With the knowledge that everyone is unique in their own way, we can combine several treatments to help reduce lines, wrinkles, care for acne, as well as restore lost facial volume to give a more youthful and natural look.
At Balm of Gilead Health & wellness center we equally understand that Health & wellness is particularly important for individuals with, or at risk for behavioral health conditions, and is an important aspect in maintaining optimal physical health and wellness. Thus, we provide services for individuals with various mental health conditions such as: ADHD, Alzheimer’s disease + Dementia, Anxiety disorders, Bipolar disorder, Co-existing mental health conditions, Depression, Eating disorders, Grief, Body dysmorphic disorder, Personality disorders, Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Stress, and so on; helping them live a more joyful, purposeful, satisfying and balanced life in a healthy body.
At Balm of Gilead Health & wellness center our team of well trained and dedicated healthcare professionals recognize that despite the new advances in medicine and modern technology, which could not have happened without the wisdom of God; that God remains the only healer of all manner of conditions, and we are just vessels he uses to minister his loving arms and healing power. Our prayer is that as you come to the “Balm of Gilead” you will receive a personal healing.