California Center of Longevity Medicine
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Los Angeles Longevity & Functional Medicine Doctor

Dr. Allan Kurtz

Board Certified Internal Medicine
Fellowship in Functional Medicine

Heart Attack and Stroke
Prevention Center of Southern California

Understanding Laboratory Assements

The fundamental assumption behind functional medicine is that underlying diseases are caused by factors such as nutrients and toxins that disturb normal function.

Functional medicine testing concerns itself with biochemistry, physiology, and organ function.

Nutritional Assessments

A Nutritional Assessment is an in-depth evaluation of both objective and subjective data related to a patient's food and nutrient intake, lifestyle, and medical history.

The profile includes core nutrients in 5 key areas. Antioxidants, B Vitamins, Minerals, Essential Fatty Acids, and Digestive Support.

Hormone Testing

Female Hormones Male Hormones

Gastro/Immune Profiles

Evaluates digestion, and absorption, bacterial balance and metabolism, yeast and immune status. For patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, indigestion, malabsorption , and other GI related problems.

Adrenocortx Stress Profile

Stress is a integral part of our lives. Stress may arise from environment, emotional, or physiological causes.

The adrenal hormones, cortisol and DHEA are critical to allow the body to adapt to stress.

Abnormal cortisol and DHEA, can result in chronic disease symptoms.

Food Allergy Testing

Indicated for patients with food allergies or food sensitivities.

Call Dr. Allan Kurtz at 818.346.1440 to discuss Laboratory Assessments