Functional test are beneficial to assess our system's health. They give us the review of what needs to be corrected and balanced. I work closely with Genova Diagnostic Laboratory which provides a panel of test for the digestive system and other system markers.
Full intestinal profile test
The GI Effects® Comprehensive Stool Profile provides valuable insight into digestive function, intestinal inflammation, and the intestinal microbiome.
This profile can reveal important information about the root cause of many common gastrointestinal symptoms and non-GI conditions.
SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth) breath testing assesses hydrogen and methane gases to evaluate for SIBO or intestinal methanogen overgrowth (IMO). Gut symptoms such as bloating, gas, diarrhea, and constipation are common with SIBO condition.
Food sensitivities may play a large role in many common health complaints, such as:
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Major Depressive Disorder
Skin rashes such as eczema
Genova offers patients the ability to use their commercial health insurance to pay for their testing. They also offer a number of other billing options, including payment plans.