Functional medicine is a science-based health care medicine which belongs to the field of preventive medicine. It aims to maintain or correct organ functions based on test results. It also promotes health maintenance by helping people understand the reasons behind the improper functioning of body systems.
Functional medical tests
Performed by collecting blood, urine, saliva, faeces, and hair samples, functional medical tests help to accurately evaluate the fluency of organ functions in a scientific manner.
Functional Medicine in four steps
- Investigation: health professional gathers your personal health information.
- Examination and analysis: based on a Functional Medicine examination (pre-detection of disease) and combined with a clinically focused examination (investigate existing disease), the health professional thoroughly understands your current health condition, evaluates the function of your organs and the risk of occurrence of specific diseases.
- Interference and improvement: based on the examination results and personal lifestyle and eating habits, the health professional designs a personal health management program.
Protection and maintenance: based on the complete health profile combined with individual goals and personal needs, you design with your doctor a prevention and maintenance program affecting diet, exercise and mood.