Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine

Functional medicine is a patient-centered healthcare approach emphasizing personalized treatments to address the root causes of health issues, rather than just the symptoms. It involves a detailed assessment of a patient’s medical history, genetics, lifestyle, and environmental factors to uncover contributing elements to their health conditions. Treatment plans are customized, integrating conventional medicine, lifestyle modifications, and complementary therapies to enhance health and prevent chronic diseases. The focus is on improving bodily functions and preventing illnesses by tackling the underlying causes.

“Functional medicine seeks to discover the root cause of illness, treating the whole system, not just the symptoms. It’s where healing begins with understanding and ends with thriving.”

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Benefits of Functional Medicine

Personalized Care: Tailors treatment to individual patient needs, considering genetic, lifestyle, and environmental factors.

Comprehensive Approach: Focuses on the whole patient, not just isolated symptoms, to improve overall health.

Root Cause Resolution: Aims to identify and address the underlying causes of health issues for long-term benefits.

Incorporates Genetic Insights: Uses genetic testing to inform personalized lifestyle and dietary recommendations, enhancing treatment effectiveness.

Promotes Optimal Health: Encourages lifestyle changes and complementary therapies to support optimal wellness and disease prevention.

Adapts to Patient’s Unique Genetic Makeup: Offers customized dietary and lifestyle recommendations based on genetic predispositions, aiding in effective weight management and health improvement.

Our 3 Step Process

How It Works

01 Choose a Treatment

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Select from our incredible array of services to find one that best matches your needs.

02 Book Consultation

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03 Start Healing

Start Healing

Get the treatment you deserve and the healing your body needs!

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Commonly Asked Questions

Functional medicine is a personalized, systems-oriented model that empowers patients and practitioners to achieve the highest expression of health by working collaboratively to address the underlying causes of disease. It involves understanding the origins, prevention, and treatment of complex, chronic disease by examining a patient’s history, physiology, genetics, and lifestyle factors that can influence health.

Unlike conventional medicine, which often focuses on diagnosing symptoms and prescribing medications to alleviate them, functional medicine seeks to treat the root causes of illnesses. It takes a holistic approach to the patient’s lifestyle, environment, and genetic makeup. While conventional medicine excels in acute care, functional medicine is particularly effective in managing chronic diseases by prioritizing personalized care plans over a one-size-fits-all approach.

During a functional medicine consultation, expect a thorough examination of your medical history, including an in-depth discussion about your diet, exercise patterns, sleep habits, and environmental exposures. You may undergo comprehensive testing, including genetic testing, to identify underlying causes of your health issues. The practitioner will work with you to develop a personalized treatment plan that may include dietary changes, lifestyle adjustments, supplements, and other therapies tailored to your specific needs.

Functional medicine can benefit individuals dealing with chronic health issues that haven’t been adequately addressed through conventional approaches, including digestive disorders, autoimmune diseases, hormonal imbalances, metabolic syndromes, and chronic fatigue, among others. It’s also beneficial for those seeking to optimize their health, prevent diseases, and understand how their genetics and lifestyle impact their well-being.