Blood Sugar Managment
Blood sugar is more than just glucose. Our comprehensive approach looks to assess & address metabolic, genetic, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal and hormonal and dietary factors impacting your blood sugars.
Two types of patients who should consider this approach:
those who what to optimize their metabolism and cardiovascular risks
those who want care that integrates the conventional and the functional focusing on root cause
Expansive & Comprehensive Laboratory Testing
Metabolic Assessment or Optimization:
blood sugars, insulin resistance, sugar tolerance
inflammation markers: full body, blood vessel, indirect markers
lipid markers: direct and indirect LDLs, oxidative damage and viscosity markers
Nutritional: iron, vit D, homocysteine, magnesium, CoQ10
Functional gastrointestinal and neuro-immune testing
Watch this nice overview video Type 2 Diabetes
Thyroid Function is Key
Poor blood sugar control causes many metabolic abnormalities.
Type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, insulin resistance, and metabolic syndrome will double your risk of developing thyroid disease.
Low thyroid hormones cause a drop in insulin levels.
Thyroid hormone plays a key role in keeping your LDL cholesterol levels in check .
Bio-identical sex hormone replacement therapy may be used to help balance and optimize.
Prevention and Management
Pre-Type II Diabetes
Do you have family history with family members who have died with complications, lost limbs or eyesight or kidneys?
Have you been told that your were at risk with recent labs?
Are your living in fear having the condition?
Type II Diabetes
Do you want to use of nutritional and lifestyle interventions to achieve control or resolution of DM?
Looking for comprehensive metabolic assessment covering (the usual blood work) gut health, hormone balance, and recommendations?