Arnoldo Alvarado, Medical Assistant, of Artius Integrative Medicine in Great Falls, Virginia, has been interested in the medical field ever since joining Northern Virginia Community College back in 2012. There he went on to take several science courses such as biology, chemistry, and psychology. It was there where he learned a vast knowledge and appreciation of the human mind and body. After community college, he discovered Medtech College in Falls Church and quickly enrolled to enhance his training. At Medtech he received hands-on training by professionals to use anatomy, physiology, triaging, patient care, and overall medical protocol and etiquette skills to help him become a better medical assistant and also a better person. In his free time, Arnoldo enjoys traveling, working out, playing sports, and reading.
Graduate, Virginia School of Massage
National Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (BCTMB)
Virginia Licensed Massage Therapist
Specialties: Craniosacral Massage Therapy, Lymph Drainage Therapy, Custom Massage
Othman Yahiaoui of Artius Integrative Medicine in Great Falls, Virginia, graduated from the Virginia School of Massage. He is certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and is licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Nursing. Othman specializes in creating a calm space for his clients, where they can relax and experience the healing power of positive touch through a variety of massage treatments, including:
- Deep Tissue
- Hot Stones
- Lymph Drainage
- Myofascial Release
- Tibetan Ayurveda-Shirodhara
- Custom-Designed Massage
B.A., M.A. Sociology, University of New Hampshire
Board Certified Nutritional Therapy Practitioner
Board Certified GAPS Practitioner
Food Handlers Certificate (Food Safety)
Specialties: Nutritional Consultation, Food and Health, Clean Living
Babette Lamarre of Artius Integrative Medicine in Great Falls, Virginia, has a passion for helping people live healthier lives by promoting proper nutrition. She is a Board Certified Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and is also a Board Certified Gut and Psychology Syndrome (GAPS) Practitioner. Babette works one on one with clients to determine their current health status and then offers a wide variety of dietary strategies and supplements to support specific health goals.
- Improving Digestion
- Regulating Blood Sugar
- Alkalinizing Diet
- Removal of Sensitivity Foods
- Rotation of Foods
- Lifestyle Changes
- Nutraceutical Support
- Developing dietary and supplement protocols for hCG, SIBO, IBS, leaky gut, anxiety/depression, MS, weight management, cancer, osteopenia/porosis, and auto-immune disease.
- In home food preparation/cooking demos and meal plans
Babette is trilingual in English, Spanish, and French, and also speaks some Japanese. Babette's hobbies include Bikram Yoga, recipe development, cooking, hiking, and traveling. Babette is also in the process of bringing a healthy candy bar to market - "Booyakah Bites."