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 will work together with your medical team, and will recommend specific tests that can be ordered by your Medical Doctor.

Initial workup: (to expedite the process, kindly request the following labs from your GP, alternatively if these were tested in the past year, please bring all recent lab results to your appointment.)

  1. CBC with Diff
  2. Fasting Lipids Panel
  3. Random Glucose with HbA1C
  4. ANA, CRP, ESR
  5. AST, ALT, ALP
  6. eGFR and Creatinine
  7. Ferritin
  8. Serum B12
  9. TSH, FT4
  10. Vitamin D3 (25-OH)

Effective July 01, 2015 Dr. Levy will coordinate all laboratory tests with LifeLabs, and or DynaCare.

 

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