Functional Medicine addresses the root cause of chronic health conditions and utilities functional testing to help develop personalized treatment plans to help patients feel better, faster.
Functional Medicine involves understanding the origins, prevention, and treatment of complex, chronic disease.
Functional Medicine practitioners look “upstream” to consider the complex web of interactions in the patient’s history, physiology, and lifestyle that can lead to illness. The unique genetic makeup of each patient is considered, along with both internal (mind, body, and spirit) and external (physical and social environment) factors that affect total functioning.
Getting Started On Your Healing Path
Dr. K spends time with her patients, listening to their histories and looking at the interactions among genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors that can influence long-term health and complex, chronic disease. Dr. K uses the principles of Functional Medicine to support the unique expression of health and vitality for each individual.
Healing Beyond The Treatment
Utilizing the Functional Medicine approach can allow patients who have been searching for solutions to their problems for years to finally have hope. Instead of relying on being prescribed medications again and again for temporary relief, we help diagnose problems holistically to find permanent solutions for optimal wellness.
Dr. Kristijana Rakic
Naturopathic Doctor and Functional Medicine Practitioner
Dr. K is passionate about helping individuals with complex medical conditions break free from the conventional paradigm where illness is simply managed.
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We understand it can feel very overwhelming to choose your healthcare team. It is critical to start your healing journey by choosing a health team you trust, where you feel heard, and where your individual needs can be supported.
This compliment discovery call is the perfect opportunity to take a strategic step toward your best health.