A Science-Based, Natural Way to Heal.
Functional medicine addresses the root causes of disease, engaging both patient and practitioner in a therapeutic partnership. The future of medicine is to not only to address people’s health issues but helps them to thrive.
The concept of the tree can be used for both Chinese and functional medicine. There are the branches, which relate to symptoms. The root is the essence of where the disharmony lies. We must discover how to treat the root in order to get noticeable, long lasting results.
By shifting the disease-centered focus of medicine to a whole body approach, we are going beyond treating symptoms. Functional medicine is about spending time with a patient, listening, and using tools to discover a True diagnosis.