Welcome To The Israel Functional Medicine Center
What Is Functional Medicine
Functional Medicine is a field pioneered by thought leaders, including a number of MD’s, who saw the need for medical practice to catch up with 50-years of research which says, loud and clear, that something has to change. These thought leaders incorporated the latest nutritional research, genomics, and epigenics to innovate new ways of treating health problems at their molecular or cellular root.
Functional Medicine seeks to find the root cause or causes of a condition in order to treat the illness at its source, rather than try to fight symptoms.
Functional Medicine also integrates alternative or integrative health treatment modalities so get the best possible results for patients.
Many people who found no relief through conventional medicine finally recovered from their illnesses after receiving Functional Medicine treatment.
Millions of people are afflicted by heart conditions, diabetes, inflammation, arthritis, digestion problems, chronic pain, low energy, or obesity. While conventional medicine excels at repairing injuries, fighting bacterial infections, and more, it also leaves countless people stuck and frustrated with their poor health.
That’s because the conventional medical establishment puts minimal focus on important factors such as:
- Cellular-level dysfunction
- Emotional Patterns
- Family and Social History
- The “Bigger Picture” of How Different Parts of a Person Impact Their Health
- The Treatment of Chronic Disease
- Finding the Root Cause of an Illness
Conditions Functional Medicine Can Treat
- Back Pain
- Bladder Problems
- Candida And Related Symptoms
- Cardiovascular Disease and Prevention
- Chronic Fatigue
- High Cholesterol/Triglycerides
- Prostate/Men’s Issues
- Skin Conditions/Excema
- Weight Management/ Thyroid Problems
- Women’s Issues
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What Our Clients Say
Dr. Bek provides genuinely practical, good medical counsel that has made a big difference in our lives. He is never satisfied to rest on his laurels and instead is always keeping up to date with the latest developments in alternative health. Plus, I'm about 2 inches taller when I walk out of his office than when I walked in. Thanks Dr. Bek!
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