The functional medicine approach to lab diagnostics is unique because it delves deeper into your health to find the underlying root causes of symptoms, illness, and disease. At Candid Apple: Nutrition & Functional Medicine, based in Charlottesville, Virginia, Kerri Rachelle, RDN, LDN, CSSD, and the team of experienced registered dietitian nutritionists and functional medicine providers offer telehealth throughout the United States. Working like health detectives, they use lab diagnostics to uncover health problems and create a personalized path to wellness. Book an appointment online or call the office now.
Lab diagnostics are specialized tests that combine with other indicators, such as symptom assessment, family medical history, and environmental review, to uncover root health issues. There are many methods of lab tests, including saliva, breath, blood, urine, and stool evaluation.
Functional medicine is a comprehensive health care approach focusing on the underlying causes of health issues, illnesses, and diseases.
To hone in on those causes, in-depth testing is essential, so functional medicine lab diagnostics offer far more specific results and cover a much wider range of areas than traditional lab diagnostics.
Thanks to functional medicine lab diagnostics, the Candid Apple: Nutrition & Functional Medicine team can identify problems and hidden issues with pinpoint accuracy. This allows them to work closely with you to develop a customized treatment plan.
You may benefit from lab diagnostics if you have issues such as:
No matter what health issues you’re facing, lab diagnostics can help you get to the bottom of them and find solutions.
Candid Apple: Nutrition & Functional Medicine offers an extensive array of lab testing, including testing packages for:
In addition, combination packages are available. The practice offers à la carte lab testing so you can pick and choose the tests that are right for your particular needs.
After your test results are in, the team reviews them in detail and explains how they can translate the results into an action-oriented blueprint for wellness. Your personalized treatment plan includes nutritional recommendations, targeted supplements, and detailed lifestyle guidance.
Candid Apple: Nutrition & Functional Medicine uses progressive and strategic approaches to chart a course for ideal health, and lab diagnostics are a crucial element of the process. Call the office or book your appointment online today.