Functional Medicine Treatment in Boise, ID

Functional Medicine is a systematic approach that focuses on identifying and addressing the root cause of disease. One of the most important questions functional medicine practitioners at ASTR institute will ask themselves and their patients is “Why are you experiencing these current symptoms or medical conditions?” Each symptom or differential diagnosis may be one of many contributing factors impacting an individual’s illness. By properly evaluating the patient with up to date medical research studies, patients will experience best outcomes.

For example, depression can be caused by many different factors, including inflammation, hormonal imbalance, high toxicity level, poor diet, deficiency in one or a combination of the following: vitamin D, magnesium, zinc, B vitamins etc.  At ASTR, we provide an up-to-date functional medicine approach that helps patients return to their normal activities by addressing the root cause of their problem. 

The following common conditions treated with Functional Medicine In Boise:

  • Chronic fatigue
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Diabetes
  • Overweight
  • Compromised immune system
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Digestion issues
  • Thyroid issues
  • Neuropathy
  • Migraines
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Arthritis
  • Anxiety
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sleep apnea
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Stroke
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Dementia
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Attension-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Seizures

What’s included in the Functional Medicine evaluation in Boise:

  • Heath issues and pain assessment
  • Nutrition screening
  • Laboratory testing findings assessment
  • Supplementation assessment
  • Lifestyle analysis
  • Discuss the root cause of your issue
  • Customized treatment plan

What’s included in the functional medicine follow-up session in Boise:

  • Discuss the root cause of your issue
  • Customized treatment plan
  • Review requested laboratory testing findings
  • Supplementation re-assessment