Preventive Aging & Natural Hormone Therapy Programs
We exclusively use Natural, BioIdentical Hormones in Our Programs
Note: All of our treatment programs are individually tailored and targeted to your specific needs, and will be determined by our board certified physician.
Hormone Start-Up Program
This program focuses on balancing sex hormones to alleviate symptoms of early menopause, PMS, peri-menopause, while minimizing the risk of breast cancer, heart disease and stroke. Hormone harmony is extremely important to health, mood and wellbeing. Basic laboratory tests for hormone levels include: Estrogen, Progesterone, Testosterone and DHEA.
This program is for men who are overall healthy but experiencing a decrease in sex drive and physical and mental energy. Helps alleviate symptoms of hormonal imbalances (Andropause) while minimizing the risk of prostate cancer. Basic laboratory tests for hormone levels include: Testosterone, Estradiol, DHEA, LH, Blood Counts and Chemistries, Liver/Kidney Function, Prostate Screening, Prolactin, FSH, DHT.
Ala Carte Testing
Adrenal Function Testing:
Genova’s 4-Point Cortisol Saliva test serves as a critical tool for uncovering biochemical imbalances underlying anxiety, depression, chronic fatigue, obesity, dysglycemia, and a host of other clinical conditions.
NutrEval with Genomics:
A comprehensive nutritional evaluation designed to assist with management of symptoms related to nutritional and digestive insufficiencies.
Comprehensive Stool Analysis:
Gastrointestinal complaints are one of the most common reasons patients seek medical care. Symptoms of GI disorders include persistent diarrhea, constipation, bloating, indigestion, irritable bowel syndrome and malabsorption. This test can help assess digestive and absorptive functions and identify the presence of opportunistic pathogens.
Organic Acids Nutritional & Metabolic Profile:
A comprehensive metabolic snapshot of overall health with 70+ markers. Provides an accurate evaluation of intestinal yeast and bacteria. High levels of these microorganisms can cause or worsen behavior disorders, hyperactivity, movement disorders, fatigue and immune function.
Urinary Incontinence Treatment:
Six treatments on the EMSella chair strengthen and restore pelvic floor muscles to help regain bladder control. Effective for treating stress incontinence (leakage during physical activity, laughing, sneezing) and urge incontinence (strong and sudden). Maintenance treatments are discounted.
Common Add On Tests:
- Thyroid Panel (Free T3, Free T4, TSH)
- Comprehensive Thyroid Panel
- Vitamin D
- Vitamin B12 / Vitamin B12 Injections also available
- Iron Studies
- Lipid Profile (cholesterol)
- Hemoglobin A1C
- Growth Hormone (IGF-1)
- Inflammation / Cardiovascular Risk
– Cardio Reactive Protein (CRP)
Additional tests and specialized testing available upon request / needs.
Start-Up Program Overview:
Consultation, evaluation of symptoms, review of lifestyle, medical and family history, basic exam and baseline laboratory testing. Parts may be combined with Visit #2.
Results discussion and implementation of hormonal therapy program using natural bio-identical hormone therapy, supplements/vitamins, minerals and other recommendations. A compounding pharmacist, along with your physician create an individualized bioidentical hormone regiment that can be administered in capsule, cream, injectable or sublingual form.
Follow up after 8 weeks to discuss results, goals, adjustments and ongoing treatment.
Additional tests can be added, and programs modified based on goals and health risks. Focus may be to help enhance energy and mental function, improve immune system, restore additional hormones, decrease body fat, control blood sugar, reduce risk of disease while slowing the aging process, etc. Bio-Identical Hormone prescriptions may be filled at any compounding pharmacy. Recommended supplements and vitamins can be purchased in the clinic, mailed to you, or picked up where convenient.
As you proceed, your body’s chemistry will change. Follow-up testing is required to adjust your treatment as needed. After initial start-up, follow-up fees will include an office visit along with necessary lab testing. Most well-adjusted patients need 2 follow-up appointments a year.
Thyroid Only Treatment Program:
Focuses on symptoms of low thyroid (Hypothyroidism). Includes Start-up Program with laboratory testing for Free T3, Free T4, TSH, TPO Antibodies, Reverse T3, Total T3 & Thyroglobulin Antibodies to diagnose and restore thyroid function.