Dr. Weyrich's Naturopathic Functional Medicine Notebook is a collection of information on topics of interest
to Dr. Weyrich that may be of interest to the world wide audience.
Due to limitations of time, not all information that Dr. Weyrich knows or would like to further research is
Dr. Weyrich welcomes financial contributions to support specific research topics, as well as copies of
non-free access journal articles for him to review on a topic.
Constructive criticism is also welcome.
Overview of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a serious condition involving clot formation in the veins of the legs
or groin, which can lead to life-threatening pulmonary embolism. Treatment of DVT is outside Dr. Weyrich's
scope, and requires urgent referral to a specialist. Dr. Weyrich can provide treatment programs to minimize
the risk of developing DVT.
Complimentary and alternative treatments for DVT that are considered below include: