Dr. Mordy Levy, Toronto Advanced Integrative Medicine, Treatment for Thyroid, Adrenals and Sex hormones imbalances

Functional Medicine Approach to Hormonal Imbalances

Typically, Dr. Levy will address the balance Axis of three major endocrine systems:

  1. Thyroid Gland (Hashimotos, Hypo or Hyper Thyroidism)
  2. Adrenal Gland
  3. Sex Hormones (Male / Female)

Furthermore, Dr. M. Levy will review the following:

  1. Are your hormones within normal levels or at optimal levels ?
  2. Are there any nutritional deficiencies ?
  3. Assess for proper gut function, absorption, elimination, leaky gut disorder (Intestinal Permeability).
  4. Are there any hidden food reactions ? (allergies, intolerances, sensitivities)
  5. Are there any imbalances between key hormones and their precursors (building blocks) ?
  6. Order Lab tests in order to investigate the cause for hormonal concerns *
  7. Recommend specific changes in diet and exercise programs
  8. Recommend specific Neutraceuticals in order to address certain deficiencies that can’t be achieved with diet alone

Common Conditions Associated with Hormonal Imbalance 

  • Adrenal Fatigue
  • Metabolic Syndrome (Syndrome X)
  • Diabetes (Type 2)
  • Hypo or Hyperthyroidism
  • Hashimotos Thyroiditis
  • Menopause (Female) or Andropause (Male)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Osteopenia & Osteoporosis
  • Obesity

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