Lab Testing

LAB TESTINGS WE OFFER:

  • COMPREHENSIVE NUTRITION TESTING: looks at your nutritional status (vitamins and micronutrients like Zn, Mg, Selenium) and identify key deficiencies that are essential for major metabolic pathways
  • COMPREHENSIVE HORMONE TESTING:
    • 4 point Cortisol:  evaluates your adrenal function
    • Thyroid hormone panel: evaluates your metabolism
    • Sex hormone panels: evaluates your Hypothalamus-Pituitary-Axis 
  • COMPREHENSIVE STOOL ANALYSIS: helps identify inflammation, infections like candida / bacteria / parasites, dysbiosis, and digestive deficiencies
  • FOOD ALLERGIES and Gluten sensitivities
  • GENETIC TESTINGS: identify genes that are essential for inflammatory response, oxidative response, detoxification and drug metabolism
    • MTHFR
    • COMT
    • Celiac
    • Telomere
  • CARDIOVASCULAR / DIABETES panel: assess cardiovascular and diabetes risk that goes beyond conventioal cholesterol testing, and allows earlier intervention and prevention of heart disease
    • Inflammatory markers
    • Cardiovascular health markers and lipid profiles
    • Glucose tolerance test
  • Urine toxic exposure
  • NEUROTRANSMITTER TESTINGS: assess your Sympathetic and Parasympathetic nervous system
  • Serum heavy metals
  • Hair toxic elements
  • Inflammatory markers

We use large conventional labs like Quest Diagnostics and some specialty labs that specialize in metabolic, immune, nutritional, or functional testing such as ALCAT, Genova, Pharmasan Lab, Doctor’s Data, ZRT and SpectraCell.

Lab tests maybe covered by your insurance.  We will discuss the necessity of any test and its cost with you before ordering it.  You can also utilize your Health Savings Accounts to pay for your labs.  Learn more about the benefits of Health Savings Accounts here.