As a female am I a candidate for a clinical evaluation?
If you can answer yes to any of the questions below you are a candidate.
You feel well and want to stay that way but you're an athlete or physically active and would like to perform better. You're worried about the effects of synthetic hormones. Those last few pounds just won't come off. You like to improve your appearance.
Do you suffer from any of these?
- Abnormal weight gain
- acne or other skin lesions
- chronic fatigue
- hot flashes
- vaginal dryness
- sexual dysfunction or low sex drive
- loss of libido
- thyroid problems
- poor exercise performance
- poor sleep
- chronic aches and pains
- night sweats
- irregular periods
- abnormal hair growth or hair loss
- unclear or foggy thinking, etc.
Have you had other treatment that didn't seem to work?
- Synthetic hormones
- thyroid pills
- birth control pills
- counseling and therapy
- severe diets
- fad diets
- exercise programs
- do you have a medicine chest full of medicines you're not taking?, etc.
Are you interested in any of these?
- Being the best you can be
- feeling well
- taking less medicine
- bio identical hormone treatment
- human growth hormone
- regulating your periods
- evaluating and treating your thyroid problem
- sleeping better
- thinking clear
- being less anxious
- being less depressed
- improving your sex life
- improving your relationships
- managing your pain
- reducing your risk for chronic disease such as strokes and coronary artery disease
- managing chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes or high cholesterol.
What makes this practice different?
Our clinic is a truly complementary medicine facility. We utilize integrate the best of both conventional medicine as well as alternative medicine to optimize our patient's outcome.
Our clinic treats the following women's health and fitness issues and more, using careful clinical evaluation, advanced laboratory and bio physical screening methods scratch that alone with appropriate nutritional and vitamin supplementation as well as diagnosing and developing custom natural bio identical hormone replacement programs for use when clinically indicated.
Menopause: As a consequence of natural aging falling hormone levels or imbalances of hormones can create a multitude of symptoms including hot flashes, vaginal dryness, mood swings, anxiety, depression, osteoporosis, changes in skin as well as changes in sex drive and sexual enjoyment.
Longevity or Anti-aging: Programs including the use of human growth hormone in patients were clinically appropriate. Advanced lipid screening and evaluation of potential health risks for the future.
For the female athlete: Evaluation sports injuries as well as worsening sports performance such as training slumps and fatigue. Anaerobic threshold testing and measurement of VO2max for optimization of training programs.
Hyperlipidemia high cholesterol and triglycerides: Including advanced screening techniques and risk reduction programs.
Treatment of obesity, hypertension, diabetes and metabolic syndrome.
Thyroid disorders: Evaluation and treatment of low thyroid and the symptoms of low thyroid in those who seem to have normal thyroid laboratory tests.
Maximizing improvement of pulmonary and cardiac rehab patients.
Second opinion medicine: In this day and age of "utilization review" by insurance companies, and "HMO medicine", many times patients don't know who to trust. This service is provided to give patient's information, education and unbiased opinions regarding their choices in health-care.