functional integrative medicine

About Functional Integrative Medicine

Functional medicine is an individualized and tailored approach that addresses the underlying causes of disease using a systems-oriented approach to engage both patient and practitioner through a therapeutic partnership. It uses lifestyle interventions and dietary supplementation to address the causes of a person's symptoms. Functional Medicine shift away from the traditional disease-centered focus of medical practice to a more patient-centered approach that address the root causes rather than merely treating symptoms. 

Commonly ordered laboratory values are : Hemoglobin A1c, High Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein, Homocysteine, IgG Food Spot Test, Vitamin D, Omega 3:6 EFA Ratio, Hormone levels.

Functional Medicine heavily utilizes neuroketotherapeutics is a type of medal therapy that uses bioenergetics through various dietary and exercise methods to induce ketosis. These therapies include medium-chain triglyceride supplements, ketone esters supplementation, fasting, strenuous exercise, modified Atkins diet, and classic ketogenic diet.

The content on this website is for educational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for medical advice. Please consult with your healthcare provider prior to initiating any of these treatments.