Integrative wellness uses a holistic approach to your health before an acute illness arises as well as assist with many chronic health problems that are often difficult to treat with classic allopathic medicine. It incorporates acupuncture, chiropractic, functional medicine,herbal supplements, yoga, lifestyle changes and nutrition.
Functional Medicine is an individualized, patient-centered, science based approach to address the underlying causes of disease and promote optimal wellness. Dr. Schrier is in the process of becoming a certified functional medicine practitioner through the Institute of Functional Medicine (ifm.org). She is open to assisting you with your health through a detailed understanding of each patient's genetic, biochemical and lifestyle factors to direct personalized treatment plans that lead to improved patient outcomes. She has partnered with several colleagues to assist her in this.
Laura Mangum, R.D., L.D. has been approaching nutrition in a holistic fashion for many years, encorporating nutrigenomics, food allergy testing, nutrient testing, and whole food supplements. Her main office is in Round Rock but she sees patients in our office a few times a month. You can reach her at lauramangumrd.com for an appointment and more information.
Chris McKee, CN is a nutritionist who has used a holistic approach for 30 years. She has given a very popular class, The 30 day Clean Eating Challenge, for 2 years. She and her husband now travel the United States most of the year. She offers this class on line as well as individual online consutations along with genetic testing. You can find out more about Chris at thenomadicnutritionist.com.
Quality Nutritional Supplements
We often need to supplement our dietary intake. The quality of these supplements is as critical as choosing quality food. We have several companies that we recommend. You can find your personalized recommendations at the links below.