New Directions in Medicine

New Directions in Medicine has practices in Manchester Center, Vermont and Salisbury, Connecticut. We see patients of all ages with diverse health conditions and concerns. We help patients get well and stay well by identifying and addressing the underlying causes of ailments, and helping patients understand their condition and treatment options.

Comprehensive Natural Healthcare

An approach to medicine that integrates diet, lifestyle, nutritional treatments, herbal medicine, physical medicine, and mainstream medical approaches. The goal is to use the least invasive but most effective treatments to address disease and improve vitality while minimizing side effects.

Conditions Treated

We provide primary care or specialty health services for most conditions. We see patients with a variety of health conditions, including: cancer; diabetes; heart disease; cardiovascular disease (high blood pressure and high cholesterol); Lyme disease; hypothyroidism; hyperthyroidism; auto-immune disease; chronic fatigue; fibromyalgia; irritable bowel syndrome; inflammatory bowel disease; gastroesophageal reflux (GERD); anxiety and depression; addiction; eating disorders; attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder; colds and flu; menstrual irregularities; polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS); menopause; osteoporosis; urinary tract and pelvic infections; infertility; impotence; asthma; eczema; recurrent ear infections; dietary and environmental allergies; acne; skin infections; and many others.

We help patients understand the causes and contributing factors to their health concerns. Patients often discover important tools for feeling better by learning to address the underlying causes of their problems with strategies that make a difference.

Insurance Coverage

We are a participating provider with many insurance companies including: Aetna, Anthem, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Vermont, Catamount, Cigna, Connecticut Medicaid (children only), Harvard Pilgrim, MVP, and Vermont Medicaid (Green Mountain). Coverage can vary depending on your specific plan.