Bioidentical Hormone Therapy
Naturally Balance Your Body with Bioidentical Hormone Therapy
What’s the buzz about Bioidentical Hormone Therapy? Our bodies work as amazing, precise machines. One of the reasons that we function so well is in a large part due to our hormone levels. Hormones are tiny chemical messengers that send out instructions on how to we function in every aspect of our lives. There are 37 trillion cells in the adult human body, each of these cells at some point will have interactions with hormones. Hormones can provoke a change and the effects are strong. Even the slightest change in our hormonal balance will be felt in a physical, mental or emotional form.
Changes In Hormones As We Age
Changes in hormones can begin for women around the age of 40 and men as early as in their 30’s. Here are some of the symptoms of unbalanced hormone levels: Low libido, declining sexual performance, disturbances in sleep, mood, cognitive changes “brain fog”. Muscle strength and endurance, fatigue, wt gain and even a decline in our immune systems. There are so many other factors that are affected by the dysregulaltion of these tiny messengers. If you are feeling any of these symptoms and you have been told that there is nothing wrong with you, that it’s just “your age, what do you expect…” Then make an appointment at our office. There is a simple blood test that will reveal exactly where your hormone levels are. Knowing what you can do about hormone imbalance is so important for your health. Learn about these amazing natural chemicals that impact our bodies.
Bioidentical Hormone Therapy is plant based and uses no synthetic hormones.
Your hormones are one of the most important regulatory systems embedded in your body. They act as messengers, designed to interact with specific target cells and organs and provoke a change or result. As we age, hormone production changes, and hormonal imbalance can occur. Unbalanced hormones can have a variety of side effects and symptoms. There are many forms of hormones replacement. Our office will go over these options with you as an individual. Hormone replacement therapy is not a one size fits all. They come in the form of supplements, bio identical (made from plants, not synthetic chemicals) both estrogen and testosterone replacements such as topical, creams, sub-lingual, vaginal insertions and pellets therapy. One unique option is BioTE Medical, which provides bio-identical hormone subcutaneous pellet therapy to help balance hormones in both women and men.
Why You May Consider Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hormones are in charge of everything from your metabolism to mood. Even a minor hormonal imbalance can lead to a host of unpleasant symptoms, such as:
- Anxiety and depression
- Mood swings
- Difficulty sleeping (insomnia)
- Hot flashes
- Weight gain
- Memory loss
- Decreased sex drive
BHRT improves your quality of life by reducing these symptoms.
About BioTE® Medical
BioTE Medical provides bio-identical hormone replacement pellet therapy to men and women experiencing hormonal imbalance. BioTE Medical is committed to excellence in educating bioidentical hormone doctors and patients about bio-identical hormone pellet therapy. BioTE Medical is headquartered in Irving, Texas, with thousands of certified doctors providing pellet therapy nationwide. BioTE was founded for holistic primary care physicians and functional medicine doctors who are passionate about teaching how hormone balance can be a catalyst for good health. BioTE Medical LLC has neither sought nor obtained FDA approval for any or all products utilized in the BioTE method of hormone optimization.
Who is BioTE Medical?
BioTE Medical provides training for holistic primary care physicians across the United States and internationally so they can help their patients feel their best at any age. Our thousands of certified BioTE Providers nationwide are available to help you age healthier, live happier and feel like yourself again. Begin your return to wellness with Dr. Cynthia Thaik, M.D. at our Holistic Healing Heart Center.
What is Pellet Therapy?
Pellets are tiny, custom-compounded therapies for symptoms that stem from hormonal imbalances. This therapy keeps hormone levels consistent through the day and avoids rollercoaster-like effects from orally administered or topically administered hormones. The pellets BioTE uses contains bio-identical hormones, derived from natural sources. The pellets contain hormones identical to the ones found in the human body. Studies have shown that bio-identical hormones have fewer side effects than synthetic hormones. Find bioidentical hormone doctors in your area and inquire about pellet therapy and other options for bioidentical hormone replacement.
What type of pharmacies do we work with at BioTE Medical?
The hormones BioTE Medical uses in our pellets are custom-compounded. BioTE Medical uses highly specialized pharmacies that are registered with the FDA. The pellets are compliant to the FDA sterility process. BioTE Medical pharmacies employ environmental monitoring per every pellet batch. This is all overseen by a dedicated FDA compliance officer.
What kind of estrogen is in the bio-identical pellets?
BioTE Medical uses bio-identical estradiol in the pellets, meaning that the chemical structure is the same as the hormones naturally produced in your body.
Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT)
As each patient’s symptoms are unique, so is each patient’s path to hormone optimization. Most patients report some symptom resolution in as little as two to four weeks, but full optimization may take up to six months. Your journey will be customized to fit your specific needs by bioidentical hormone doctors. It takes more than one to two weeks for your hormones to get out of balance, so expect it to take time to resolve.
How can I get started with Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy?
Are you ready to feel better? If you have decided to start on this path, you may be searching for “bioidentical hormone doctors near me.” Dr. Cynthia Thaik, M.D., is proud to be a certified BioTE provider, serving patients from the greater Los Angeles area at the Holistic Healing Heart Center in Burbank and Valencia, CA. It would be an honor to support you on your BHRT journey, as your functional medicine doctor.