We take a holistic approach to providing high-quality, alternative health care and individualized treatment plans for our patients.
Our goal is to provide a caring and supportive environment, so our patients can feel good again and enjoy a purposeful life! We know and understand the high demands that may be impacting your health. Whether you are a wife, mother, employee, business owner, or all the above, we strive to help you get well and stay well.
With our compassionate naturopathic doctors and wellness team members, we see you as a real person and not just a number on a chart. We take time to get to know you, to listen and understand your health concerns, and identify what the problem is that’s making you feel bad, so you can take back control of your life naturally.
Take a moment and get to know more about our doctors and wellness team members below.
Dr. Michelle Dillon,
“I’ve been there as a Mom, feeling tired, lethargic, and overwhelmed at times. It’s extremely hard to be a good parent if you are tired and stressed all the time. Early in my practice in 2007, I was struggling trying to keep everything together. It wasn’t until did more research and implemented the new protocols I was learning, did I see results.”
Dr. Michelle Dillon has always had a passion for helping people, it is what drives her to do what she does. She likes to think of herself as Sherlock Holmes, investigating every small detail to determine what is causing her patients health concerns. A lover of learning, she is constantly attending seminars and reading books to further her knowledge of vast intricacies of the human body and how she can better help her patients.
Dr. Michelle completed her undergraduate studies in pre-med at Florida State University. Then went on to earn her doctorate in Natural Medicine at South West College of Naturopathic Medical Sciences in Tempe, “Arizona.
She is a mother of 3 wonderful children and a wife of a very supportive husband, Eamon. In her spare time she enjoys being active in nature, dancing, playing soccer, and spending time with her precious family.
Eamon Dillon works to keep our office running well, he is the main go to for this practice and has his hand in all the operations of Charlotte Natural Wellness.
Originally from Florida, he completed his undergraduate and Masters degrees at Florida State University with Honors. He is fabulous at what he does and brings a high quality customer service to Charlotte Natural Wellness. Without him this practice would not run as smoothly and would fall apart. We are so happy to have him.
A Father of 3 wonderful children, and husband of Dr. Michelle, he enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, mountain biking, dancing, and hanging out with friends.
Dr. Megan Ding,
Dr. Megan Ding has had a lifelong passion for health and well-being. At a young age, she witnessed many health struggles in her family including that of her aunt’s diagnosis of ovarian cancer, leading her to see the world through different lenses. After seeing her now 15-year survivor aunt suffer through her past treatments, Dr. Ding embarked on a journey to discover compassionate and effective patient care. It is her goal to motivate and educate her patients through their journey to optimal health.
Dr. Ding completed her undergraduate studies in pre-medicine and biology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill – Go Heels! She earned a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the National University of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon, the oldest accredited naturopathic medical school. During her tenure as a student, she completed two internships at Cancer Treatment Centers of America and served as a board member for the Student Alliance for Integrative Medicine, working with students from different medical schools to help promote integrative medical care to best serve patients.
As a strong advocate for integrative medicine where the focus is placed on the patient as a whole, Dr. Ding specializes in naturopathic integrative cancer care, supporting patients through all stages of treatment and beyond. Naturopathic integrative cancer care strives to change the environment in which cancer grows, including the physical, mental, and emotional realms of life. In addition to working with cancer patients, Dr. Ding sees a variety of other patients because naturopathic medicine is about treating the patient as a whole. Other conditions include women’s and men’s health conditions, digestive issues, skin issues, autoimmune, and general wellness.
Having spent a majority of her youth in Charlotte, North Carolina, Dr. Ding is very excited to have moved back home after completing her naturopathic medical education in Portland in order to help provide naturopathic medicine in the southeast. More information can be found at DrMeganDing.com
Dr. Monica Vaghela, Naturopathic DoctorDr. Monica Vaghela was raised using mostly natural remedies for common illnesses and has always had an interest in a holistic approach to medicine. As a naturopathic physician, Dr. Vaghela recognizes that nutritional and emotional health plays the biggest role in overall well-being. She uses an integrative approach in patient care by looking at the whole person and finding the root cause. She has experience with a variety of patient types that range from working with refugees to professional athletes. Dr. Vaghela provides care in endocrine support, such as: thyroid issues, diabetes, hormone imbalances, weight management, and stress management. She takes the time to listen to her patients to provide the best possible care using various modalities, such as: Ayurveda, homeopathy, nutritional therapies, and botanical medicine. Patient education is very important to Dr. Vaghela, and she spends a great deal of time ensuring that the patient understands the reasoning behind the illness and provides the tools for the body’s innate healing ability. She has hosted several educational talks and appeared on numerous news channels discussing various health topics. Dr. Vaghela was recognized in her field in Natural Awakenings Phoenix Edition 2014 and 2015 Natural Choice Awards and in the Arizona Health and Living Magazine as a leader in community outreach. Dr. Vaghela completed her Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte and continued on to Tempe, AZ to pursue her career at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, from where she graduated with her medical degree. She recently moved back to the Charlotte area with her husband and their dog. In her spare time, Dr. Vaghela enjoys spending time with her loved ones, hiking, and reading.
Dr. Mikaela Henson,
Dr. Mikaela Henson is a native of Kansas City, Missouri. She started her career in the health and sciences industry in 2008 when she earned her Bachelor’s degrees in biology and chemistry from Park University. Dr. Mikaela loves helping her community by volunteering with the Special Olympics, where she taught kids how to ski and snowboard. After being introduced to chiropractic at an early age, she believed in the body’s natural ability to heal itself; the idea of treating the cause of disease, not just the symptoms. Dr. Mikaela graduated from Cleveland Chiropractic College with a Doctorate degree in Chiropractic in December 2014. The techniques she utilizes are: Diversified/Thompson (Manual adjusting), Activator Technique (Instrument adjusting), Graston (A soft tissue technique), along with using various other approaches like Kinesiology taping, myofascial release, electric stimulation, and ultrasound to find the perfect solution to the root of each patient’s health concerns.
She practiced in the farming community of Butler, MO for the start of her career. She later on transitioned to North Kansas City where she specialized in Activator Method, treating the Kansas City Police Department and KC Ballet. Since moving to Charlotte, she has been practicing in South Carolina. Dr. Mikaela loves treating families from birth on. She’s versed in the Webster technique and has a lot of practice with babies and children. She’s working on finishing her certification in Chiropractic Sports Medicine and obtaining her acupuncture license for North Carolina. Dr. Mikaela is very active in the sports community and is excited to treat sports injuries with her multi-faceted approach to chiropractic. In Missouri, where she’s already a licensed acupuncturist, she focused on smoking cessation and helped many people in their journey to new health. Dr. Mikaela loves using acupuncture on her most challenging cases, which when combined with regular chiropractic, can have very good results. In her free time, Dr. Mikaela enjoys many sports, outdoor activities, and most of all her husband Michael and bulldog Roxy, who both also enjoy regular chiropractic care.