Functional Medicine and Wellness Center

At the Functional Medicine Center we believe in the body’s ability to heal itself and that our role is to facilitate that natural healing process. Our commitment is to help our patients restore and maintain optimal health through natural, non-toxic methods. We use both traditional and modern diagnostic and treatment methods. We will help you […]

Functional Medicine approach to Menopause

“Menopause” can be an ugly word for some women for a number of reasons. Menopause typically occurs around 50 years of age, a time when most women are confident and content with their life. Unfortunately, all too often, this change in a a woman’s life can be very miserable. Nowadays, menopause is accompanied by hot […]

Women’s Health Issues: Breast Cancer

Breast cancer are two words that send fear through the hearts of most women today. How do we stop this fear? First, we need to understand the processes that lead up to the diagnosis rather than focus on the disease process alone after the diagnosis. Most of the top disease specialists around the world agree […]

Women’s Health Issues: Weight Loss

One of the biggest health concerns in America today is the obesity epidemic that is affecting young and old people alike. America is one of the unhealthiest nations in the world and obesity has a direct and indirect connection to almost every known chronic disease we suffer today. Most women focus on dieting for weight […]

Women’s Health Issues: Premenstrual Syndrome

Tired of yelling at your family every month? Having increased food binges, depression during menstruation? Suffering from headaches, back pain, breast tenderness, cramps and face breakouts? Are you concerned with side effects of hormone therapy or other PMS medication? How many women have had some type of medication to alleviate PMS that has not helped; […]

Functional Medicine – What are the Symptoms of Thyroid Disorders?

Thyroid Disorders Tired of worrying about the negative side affects of long-term medication? Tired of taking thyroid medication for the rest of your life? What if there’s another answer, what if your body can stop the symptoms of thyroid disorders on its own? Functional thyroid disorders are very common and generally overlooked in today’s healthcare […]

Functional Medicine approach to Infertility

Infertility treatments not an option? Infertility treatments not working? Looking for a more natural way to get pregnant? Nothing’s wrong with you, but you still can’t conceive? Suffered from miscarriages? Functional Medicine: Infertility Statics show that one in six couples have difficulty getting pregnant and need to seek medical help. This is a terrifying statement […]

Dairy Allergies – What are some of the symptoms?

Dairy allergies are one of the most common food allergies found. Many patients with dairy allergies tend to have, or have a predisposition to the following: heart problems diabetes (adult onset) diabetes (childhood) asthma, airborne allergies, excess mucus production arthritic conditions ear infections in children Dairy allergy is a protein phenomenon. It is the protein […]

High Stress levels – What are the signs of to much stress?

Stress is one of the major causes of women’s health issues today. Women are more stressed out than the human body can handle. Being a mother, a wife, a professional, and/or being physically fit can be very stressful. To avoid the build up of stress, we need to realize that the body does need rest […]