Winston Cardwell - Naturopathic Physician | Atlanta Integrative & Internal Medicine | Roswell, GA



Winston Cardwell, ND, LAc is a board certified and licensed Naturopathic Physician
(Oregon) and acupuncturist (Georgia). He has extensive training and experience in providing complementary treatments for chronic illnesses, oncology, pediatrics, cardiology, infectious disease, gastroenterology, rheumatoid disorders, pain management, women’s health, and advanced intravenous therapies.

Winston Cardwell is trained as a general practitioner/primary care physician and is licensed as such in the state of Oregon. He holds dual degrees as a Naturopathic Doctor (N.D.) and a Masters of Science of Oriental Medicine (M.S.O.M) and while he is a licensed physician in the State of Oregon, Georgia does not confer or recognize such degree and therefore prohibits use of the title “doctor”. He received his training from the oldest naturopathic institution in the country, the National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM; formerly the National College of Naturopathic Medicine), a federally accredited and licensed, four year medical school. He has additional training in environmental medicine, integrative oncology, integrative cardiology and integrative pediatrics. During his training with NUNM, Winston Cardwell pursued an additional three year degree in Classical Chinese Medicine (CCM) and acupuncture.

The comprehensive approach to wellness he uses includes an extensive historical intake, physical examination, tongue and pulse analysis, herbal medicine, nutritional supplementation and dietary recommendations. This is performed while adhering to the tenets of Naturopathic Medicine: Primum no nocere, first do no harm; Tolle Causum, identify and treat the cause as well as the whole person; Vis Medicatrix Naturae, honor and utilize the healing power of nature, Docere, doctor as teacher, and Principiis obsta: sero medicina curatui, Prevention is the best medicine.

Winston Cardwell is originally from Atlanta and has a number of well-known physicians in his extended family, most notably Dr. Phinizy Calhoun Sr, MD, the first to perform surgery at Emory University who also served on the medical faculty for 20 years, and his son, Dr. Phinizy Calhoun Jr, MD Chairman of Emory University’s Department of Ophthalmology and founder of Emory’s Orthoptic Services, credited with bringing modern ophthalmology to Emory University and the state of Georgia.

He received his B.S. in Biology from the College of Charleston and is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (, the Georgia Association of Naturopathic Physicians (, the Oncology Association of Naturopathic hysicians (, the American College for Advancement in Medicine ( the Society for Integrative Oncology (, and the American Herbalist’s Guild (

Additionally, he proudly serves as a board member for the National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) and as a board member for The Georgia Association of Naturopathic Physicians.

We are open and offering telemedicine visits for all our active and new patients.

If you are in need of an in-person visit, IV therapy appointment and/or lab appointment, we are able to see you, by appointment-only.

For your safety and that of our staff and providers, we are taking Universal Precautions, as set forth by the CDC, the Georgia Department of Health and other expert resources.

At your scheduled appointment, you can expect the following:

  • Each and every onsite appointment will have a COVID-19 exposure screening text message sent to you the day before your appointment, requiring your response
  • Upon arrival at our office, you will wait outside as the automatic doorbell alerts our staff to your presence and you will be admitted in to the office
  • All guests will be required to wear a mask upon entering our clinic and for the duration of the time in the clinic, for your safety
  • You will then have your temperature taken at the front door, prior to being roomed for additional vitals and before your appointment
  • Our staff and providers will all be wearing masks as well
  • Each room, chair, doorknob and desk will be sanitized thoroughly between staggered visits

Note: to further reduce risk, we are limiting the office visit to patients only; if you would like or need to bring a spouse, friend or advocate, you may use a smart phone to include them in your appointment however they will not be permitted to enter the building unless you are physically or mentally impaired or, under the age of 18 years old.

If you are actively sick with COVID-19 or suspect that you are, a telemedicine consult with one of our providers can be scheduled for acute management if appropriate, however we are not seeing actively sick patients in our office at this time for the protection of our immune compromised patients.

As always, please message us via the Patient Portal or call our office or with any questions and to schedule your next healthcare appointment.

We are here to support all your healthcare and wellness goals during this unprecedented time!

CALL TO SCHEDULE: 770-594-1233