Health tests and measurement
Using the best of science to measure your health
Our physicians may order hormone evaluations, nutritional testing or genetic tests to further assist in creating an individualized plan for your condition.
Diagnostic tests available at The Healing Gardens
We offer these and many other tests for our current patients and through our functional integrative medicine consulting services.
A blood test that is sent through an out of state laboratory, hormone tests for both men and women give our care providers practitioner insights about what’s happening in an individual’s hormonal pathways. This helps to indicate where vitamins and supplements would be most beneficial.
This blood test evaluates vitamin and nutrient levels at the cellular level. The results help us determine which tools to use to restore optimal nutrient levels. These tools might include certain foods, oral supplements, or a Myers “cocktail” which is an intravenous vitamin infusion tailored to your nutritional needs.
A newer test, HDL provides a closer look at an individual’s cholesterol and genetics. This test does require fasting, and tests many different areas of the blood.
Genova stool testing
This suite of tests test analyzes the health and condition of the gastrointestinal tract, evaluating bacterial balance, yeast, parasites, immune status, digestion, absorption, and metabolism.
ALCAT food sensitivity testing
The ALCAT tests for cellular reactions to over 350 foods, chemicals, molds and herbs. Food and chemical sensitivites can contribute to chronic inflammation reactions that have been linked to health problems ranging from heart disease to obesity.