A holistic primary care approach can address multiple conditions - see below for just a few of the more common conditions we treat.
Have you been told you have an inflammatory condition like eczema, an arthritic issue or inflammatory gut problem? Let's discuss additional approaches to address and improve your condition.
Blood pressure or heart conditions? Blood sugar issues? Let's discuss specific dietary approaches or supplements, risk approaches and mitigation strategies, and ways to make healthier choices.
Have you been told you have leaky gut or IBS? Or an inflammatory bowel condition? Or persistent acid reflux? Let's talk about treatment strategies to help improve your condition.
Fearful or frustrated? Foggy or forgetful? Depressed or anxious? Let's discuss an integrative approach to improving your mental state of being.
Stress and stress-related conditions. Men's and Women's Health. Fatigue? Hormone issues including thyroid and adrenal. Let's talk about these issues and find ways to improve your state.
Sarma Integrative Medicine takes a holistic primary care approach to arthritic conditions (like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis) with an integrative approach of diet, lifestyle, supplements, and life skills. This will be in coordination with the conventional treatments that you have been offered.
Allergies can certainly wreak havoc on people's well-being. Many times learning the trigger and how your food choices and certain supplements can improve your immune system can make a world of difference in overcoming the allergy conundrum. Let's find different holistic primary care approaches to allergies.
Sarma Integrative Medicine recognizes that conditions like thyroiditis, celiac, IBD, psoriasis, MS, and other autoimmune processes can benefit from a holistic primary care approach. Many of these can lead to a debilitating experience of life and can be ameliorated using the correct approaches.
Conditions like acne, eczema, dermatitis, psoriatic arthritis can all be the result of inflammation. If these conditions are troubling you, let's discuss a holistic primary approach to these conditions.
High cholesterol and triglycerides and other lipid-related disorders can predispose people to a host of different medical conditions. Let's talk about how a holistic primary care approach can work to reverse this trend for you with appropriate dietary, supplements, and lifestyle modifications in addition to your conventional approach.
Whether you have a family history of diabetes or are diabetic yourself or have signs of insulin resistance, all of these can be improved upon with the right approach that blends diet, exercise, supplements as needed, and lifestyle modifications. Let's integrate a holistic primary care plan that will help you address your condition accordingly.
Have you had a heart issue or been told that is a possibility for you by a Cardiologist? Talk with us to see if a holistic primary care approach can help decrease your risk of another event. In addition to intelligent and prudent medication choices, there are also multiple nutritional and supplemental options we can utilize.
Multiple factors can go into helping one regulate blood pressure. Diet, supplements, exercise, and stress reduction can all play a part and pills by themselves are not always the answer. Let's talk about a holistic primary care approach - one that addresses not just the food and medications, but also looks at what stressors you have and how to decrease that effect as well.
Have you been told you have metabolic syndrome? Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of conditions that can lead to various disease states like heart attacks, strokes, or diabetes. At Sarma Integrative Medicine, we can discuss a holistic protocol that can help you decrease your risk of getting these conditions.
Are you having trouble assimilating the foods you eat? Is heartburn troubling you? This can cause a whole host of gut issues in addition to fatigue or even joint or skin issues. Let's discuss how a holistic primary care approach would be appropriate for this and what strategies we can take to improve your condition.
How many times have you walked down the grocery isle and bought something only to discover that it didn't agree with you? How many times did you go back and buy it again?!!!! Let's talk about food allergies, and see if testing for these or at least eliminating them as an option is part of an appropriate holistic primary care strategy for you.
Have years of antibiotic use or other gut issues led to a change in the basic good bacteria in your gut? Have early life issues predisposed to present gut problems? This is part of what a holistic primary care approach addresses and we will be happy to discuss this with you.
Leaky gut is a condition not always addressed with the conventional approach. It recognizes that when food (or other toxins) don't get absorbed correctly, some of it passes through into the rest of the body and creates a host of problems. Let's discuss a holistic primary care treatment approach to improve your condition.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease including Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis can benefit from an integrative approach including diet, supplement and lifestyle modifications.
Anxiety can be multifactorial and have a biochemical, hormonal, social and stress component. A holistic primary care approach at Sarma Integrative Medicine uses both dietary, supplements and modifiable lifestyle factors to help ameliorate this condition.
If you've been diagnosed with an attention deficit condition, you may find it useful to consider a holistic primary care approach to see what you could change in your diet, biochemistry, and lifestyle that could help address this.
Depression is self-explanatory for those who suffer it. It can often be a debilitating condition and can be helped with a multipronged integrative approach. Something as direct as a dietary change or a different way of looking at a situation can help shift the depressive condition into a more constructive outlook. Find out how a holistic primary care approach may benefit you.
Many people have not been introduced to the idea that what they eat now can contribute to what they forget. This is worth seeing because then it becomes a choice. If memory issues are plaguing you or there is a family history, then it may be worthwhile to find a holistic primary care approach that can provide medications, nutritional strategies and supplements that could help.
Migraines and other headache patterns often have triggering events or nutritional deficiencies or stress patterns underlying them. These can be investigated and addressed to help their resolution. Find out if a holistic primary care approach can help you with this.
Cancer as a diagnosis can debilitate both the body and the spirit. In addition to conventional care, integrative treatment approaches (dietary, supplements, herbals if needed, and mind-body self-centering techniques) in conjunction with your oncologist recommendations can go a long way in improving your condition. We will utilize a holistic primary care approach to look at the many ways we can help bring you back to health.
Fatigue can have a multiplicity of factors causing it and can also affect one's life in just as many ways. Whether from a nutritional deficiency like B or D vitamins amongst others, a mineral lack like with magnesium, a hormonal issue like with cortisol or thyroid hormones, and/or a work or life stressor, or even just how one treats oneself inside... all these can lend to fatigue and can be investigated with a holistic primary care approach and improved.
Do nutritional deficiencies actually happen in the United States? Definitely. There are a number of examples where a person's diet or source of foods will not nutritionally help them. This is where education and necessary testing come in to determine what their bodies are missing and how to bring it in. We will utilize a holistic primary care approach to help you get your nutrients in better balance.
Bone health is vital in aging and can be affected by multiple conditions - an improper diet, lack of Vitamin D/K and calcium, certain medications like proton pump inhibitors or chronic steroids, amongst others. A holistic primary care appraoch can recommend appropriate supplementation, modification of medications if needed, dietary factors, and exercise can also help with these conditions.
If you spend more time on your phone when you need to be resting, then you likely have insomnia. How much sleep you need and the quality of sleep you get can be affected by many many factors. A pill doesn't always work, or may have a hangover effect the next day. Certain supplements like melatonin, or an herbal tea like chamomile amongst others could potentially help. Learning stress reduction techniques can be powerfully effective as well.
Who do you know who doesn't have stress? Who do you also know who doesn't have numerous ways to cope with stress and stressors? Let's talk about, examine, and determine healthier approaches for you in a holistic primary care setting. Has stress crossed a line into in physically manifesting as a disease condition or early disease condition in your body? Let's talk about this openly and see what things can be changed to address it.
Beyond the TSH and standard thyroid supplementation are many other ways to optimize thyroid capacity from a functional medicine perspective. Selenium for example plays a vital role converting T4 to T3. Or is stress playing such a high role in your life that you are making more reverse T3? The thyroid requires a careful and practical holsitic primary care investigation that we are happy to provide at Sarma Integrative Medicine.