“Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity. ” - Hippocrates
LAUREN HOUSER, CRNP | Integrative Nurse Practitioner
Lauren, as Integrative Medicine Practitioner, delivers cutting edge medicine in an engaging format in both one-on-one appointments and through educational community gatherings. She brings hope as well as a practical, holistic approach to her work with patients.
Lauren brings over seven years clinical experience in family medicine and has experience caring for the whole spectrum from the very young to seniors. As a former neonatal intensive care nurse at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Lauren cared for newborns and families as they experienced very challenging times. She excels at caring for whole families, and offering an understandable integrative approach to medical concerns.
Lauren's specialties include:
- Integrative Fertility
- Gut Health
- Digestive Care
- Thyroid Healing (Hashimoto's, Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism)
- Women’s Health
- Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Nutrient Optimization
Lauren's Personal Journey to Integrative Medicine
Specializing in Holistic & Integrative Fertility Support
In addition to regular patient care, Lauren guides women and couples through the complicated maze of conventional fertility care, to help improve outcomes for those who elect IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) and those who seek out a comprehensive functional approach before considering this option.
At Philadelphia Integrative Medicine, we address you as a whole person, in the context of your life, and understand that undetected inflammation, hormonal dysregulation, nutrient imbalances and other concerns can play a significant role in pregnancy outcomes.
With our Integrative Fertility Program, we offer state of the art functional testing, paired with comprehensive and doable treatment strategies to help you become pregnant.
- Fellow, University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, graduation in 2017
- MSN, CRNP from Thomas Jefferson University, magna cum laude
- Clinical research coordinator and sub-investigator
- Neonatal intensive care nurse at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
- Over Seven years clinical experience
"Lauren, thank you for your part in the exceptional care I received and will receive at PIM. I am so glad you have joined the practice. Integrative care is truly the answer to transforming this breast ca"ncer survivor into her strongest, healthiest self! Thank you also for your seminar on GI health. Your presentation style is enlightening and engaging, and I look forward to future talks."