Ideal for chronic or complex conditions or people with multiple diagnoses, Lifestyle Medicine (sometimes referred to as Functional Medicine) aims to identify and address the underlying causes of your health concerns. This style of medicine considers the patient as a whole person rather than a set of symptoms. After a full evaluation of your medical history, diet, sleep, exercise and environment, a bespoke package of care is developed with you to promote healing and restore health.
This approach can be beneficial for a range of conditions including:
From a basic health screen to identify key risk factors for ill health to more personalised testing relevant to your circumstances. These may include:
Dr Shilpa also works closely with selected named consultants at the New Victoria Hospital to provide you with the best possible personalised care. Common referrals include: