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Herbal Medicine


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Who We Are

Integral Alternative Medicine (IAM) is an alternative medical practice in the Chicago area founded by Cristina Torres. We offer Oriental/Eastern Medicine in 3 area offices in Chicago Loop, South Loop and Evanston. At IAM, we believe that you deserve personalized treatment and the opportunity to take control of your own health.

We offer a comprehensive range of services including the practice of Acupuncture, Chinese Herbology and Asian Massage. These techniques have been around for over 3000 years and have been used to diagnose and treat illness, prevent disease and improve well-being.

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Meet Cristina Torres

L.Ac, MSOM, MD (Mexico)

Dr. Torres has always been interested in solving health problems for people — in a holistic way. One of her main concerns is the early prevention and the timely management of disease. She is a Licensed Acupuncturist in Illinois where she is part of a network of practitioners aimed to prevention and early management of diseases.

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Locations & Contact


730 S Dearborn Street,
Chicago IL 60605


Tuesday and Friday


111 N Wabash Ave Suite 1300,
Chicago IL 60602




900 Chicago Ave. Suite 100
Evanston IL 60202


Thursday and Saturday