Functional Medicine of Texas
Almost all causes of diseases and dysfunctions and the resulting symptoms, are caused by an underlying dysfunction and/or imbalance of bodily systems. Currently, our healthcare system rarely looks at or treats the underlying cause of a condition. By identifying the root cause or causes, Functional Medicine has a much better chance to successfully resolve a patient’s health issues by using scientific principles and advanced laboratory tests. Therefore, practitioners of Functional Medicine assist the body to restore balance in the body’s primary physiological processes.
Functional Medicine of Texas
- What is Functional Medicine?
Functional Medicine (FM) is a patient-centered approach to healing. Instead of looking at health problems as isolated diseases as most medical doctors might, FM assists the individual who may have bodily symptoms, imbalances and dysfunctions from an entirely difference perspective than traditional allopathic medicine.
- How Functional Medicine Can Work For You
It is difficult to give a definitive answer to a question like this, without knowing what you are dealing with. Functional Medicine by definition attempts to find dysfunction with the 12 systems of the body. To do this, practitioners use a variety of scientific laboratory tests to help understand where dysfunction is occurring within a body.
- Success Stories
Generally speaking, FM helps restore balance within a body. Balance within the body, typically follows function. And if function is achieved, then generally speaking you have a body without disease or symptoms. Functional Medicine looks at what is dysfunctional within the body and tries to determine how to help the body restore balance.
- Functional Medicine Tests in Texas
There are a multitude functional medicine tests that provide a snapshot of the state your body is in. Some examples of functional medicine tests that our practice can perform are:
About Dr. Bobbie Stowe, DC
Dr. Stowe has been assisting patients to regain health for more than a decade. Dr. Stowe has always had a passion to live healthily and enjoy life to its fullest, where aging and diseases are always a constant threat. He came to reason, that as we age, our cells deteriorate in function, sometimes allowing diseases or dysfunctions to take control of our lives. So it became a quest, a passion, to learn and assist his patients and those suffering from chronic conditions or dysfunctions.
Using advanced laboratory testing and analysis, Dr. Stowe’s focus is to help find the two primary issues that might cause disease: a blockage of a natural process and/or a deficiency of vital nutrients that the body needs in order to function properly. Dr. Stowe’s entire approach is to assist the person in restoring health, not only to the cells and tissue, but to the person.
Dr. Stowe offers a complimentary 20 minute consultation to anyone who would be interested in learning more about Functional Medicine and what it might offer to the chronically ill. To take advantage of the consultation, please make an appointment at your earliest convenience.