Functional Medicine Lab Tests

Traditionally, a person waited to go to the doctor at the first signs of a symptom.  Today, individuals are looking for way to not only manage illness with personalized treatment plans, but they are also seeking to achieve a ultra wellness and prevention, this is culprit of integrative and functional medicine.

Eating a balanced diet, exercising, drinking a protein shake and taking a multivitamin is simply not enough.  Each person’s body is unique in its own way.  Due to the complexity of the human body, an individualized functional approach is the only way to guarantee optimal results.

Dr. Levy  specializes in integrative and functional medicine, and often recommends a comprehensive battery of tests which typically provides further insight into ones health status.

Lifelabs_ON

Effective July 01, 2015 Dr. Levy will coordinate all laboratory tests with Ontario’s LifeLabs

Please note:  Functional laboratory tests are not covered under OHIP, furthermore, extended health care benefits, group insurance plans, and health spending accounts (HSA) may or may not cover them. It is the patient’s responsibility to collaborate with their insurance company and confirm coverage. Dr. Levy assumes no responsibility in cases where insurance coverage has been denied.

###

 

About the author: Dr. Mordy Levy

 

Dr. Mordy Levy, ND, DC, HOM, is possibly the only Canadian doctor to have graduated from three first professional doctorates in separate and distinct health care professions: Chiropractic Medicine (DC)-1997, Allopathic Medicine (MD)-2006, Naturopathic Medicine (ND)-2011, graduated Summa Cum Laude, from the prestigious National University of Health Sciences (Chicago, IL) and was the valedictorian of his graduating class. Dr Levy's first undergraduate degree (BSc) was in Biology and Psychology from York University, and his second undergraduate degree (BMSc) was in Human Biology and Biomedical sciences from National University of Health Sciences (Chicago, IL)

Dr. Levy is a registered member in good standing with three distinct health professions in Ontario, namely the College of Chiropractors of Ontario, the College of Naturopaths of Ontario, in addition to the College of Homeopaths of Ontario. Dr. Levy is a professional member of the Institute of Functional Medicine, the Canadian Society of Orthomolecular Medicine, American College of Nutrition, in addition to the Ontario Association of Naturopathic Doctors, the Ontario Chiropractic Association and the Ontario Homeopathic Association. Always an avid lifelong learner, Dr. Levy completed numerous postgraduate certifications in Functional Medicine, Clinical Nutrition, Medical Acupuncture, Homeopathic Medicine, in addition to Prolotherapy regenerative medicine. His clinical interests are in Neurological, Autoimmune and Gastrointestinal Dysfunctions.
On a personal noted: Dr. Levy enjoys spending time with his two boys, practicing TaeKwonDo and reviewing research articles.

Website: http://www.DrLevy.ca