At Advanced Health and Wellbeing, PC we specialize in the field of women’s health, endocrinology and metabolism. Through in-office consultations, as well as telemedicine, we aim to educate and help provide health and wellness through prevention and disease management.
Our areas of expertise include, but are not limited to:
Women’s Health: For women who are having problems with puberty, irregular menstrual periods, acne, excessive hair in face and other places, hair loss, infertility, peri-menopause, and menopause. Problems that relate to these conditions may also include chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, weight management, osteoporosis, metabolism issues, mood disorders, sexual concerns, low libido, vaginal dryness and urinary incontinence.
Metabolism and Weight Management: For men and women who are having difficulty losing weight, or have a problem with obesity, metabolic syndrome, pre-diabetes, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, as well as hypertension and cholesterol problems. We offer specialized medically optimized and supervised weight loss programs tailored to the individual.
Specialty Diabetes Care: For men and women who have Metabolic Syndrome, Pre-Diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes. We offer educational sessions and concierge diabetes care and take pride in incorporating the latest technology to help our patients have more convenience and control over their blood sugar and therefore reduce complications in the future. We offer education and care with diet, exercise, lifestyle coaching, nutraceuticals and oral medications as well as Intensive Insulin Management, Continuous Glucose Monitoring Systems (CGMS), and Insulin Pump Technology. We also offer support and education to family members of people with Diabetes and support and care for pregnant women with diabetes (Gestational Diabetes).
Thyroid Disease: For men and women who have thyroid disease. This is a common and often misunderstood set of conditions such as hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer. If a person has thyroid disease yet continues to feel tired and sick we have a contemporary approach to thyroid issues, and for those with thyroid nodules, we offer in-house ultrasonography and perform fine needle aspiration biopsy, and use the Gene Expression Classifier to further determine the cause of the nodule. www.Veracyte.com
Adrenal Disease: For men and women who have adrenal problems, such as Addison’s Disease, Cushings Disease, and Adrenal Fatigue
Gut Health: For men and women who have digestive issues that may relate to macro and micronutrient deficiencies that may relate to increased inflammation and autoimmune diseases
Executive Health, Wellness and Prevention: For men and women we offer a comprehensive medical evaluation, and review a person’s complete health history and perform a complete physical exam and order comprehensive laboratory tests to address current health concerns, and introduce measures in functional and integrative health to foster PREVENTION. We emphasize a healthy diet, exercise routines, sleep health, mood and emotional intelligence, stress management, nutraceuticals and pharmaceuticals when needed to enjoy optimal health and performance.
Other Endocrinologic Conditions: For men and women who have pituitary problems related to cancer treatments and other hormones.
Additional Services: Advanced Health and Wellbeing, PC offers state-of-the-art education and group classes on multiple topics in hormone health. These include weight management classes, common endocrine conditions and advanced, and complementary treatment methods as well as the traditional treatments available, insulin pump education and therapy, continuous glucose monitoring and blood sugar testing, and hormone evaluation and testing. Likewise, in our ultrasound department, we offer thyroid and pelvic ultrasounds, and in our laboratory department we offer finger-stick blood sugar testing, finger-stick Hemoglobin A1c, finger-stick cholesterol panels. We also offer EKG and Holter Monitoring services for patient surveillance and prevention measures.
AVAILABLE PROGRAMS AT ADVANCED HEALTH AND WELLBEING
1. Single office visit for 1 hour with the doctor
2. Bio-Impedance Analysis
This test measures the relationship between water, muscle and fat in the human body. It tests cellular health, degree of hydration, toxicity, and the amount of metabolically active tissue in the body, improper weight loss at the expense of muscles, and resting metabolic rate
3. Buy 4 visits and get the fifth free
This is an ideal situation where you know you will need to see the doctor on a frequent basis
4. Weight loss program (monthly fee)
This is an ideal situation for someone who wants to lose weight
It includes a weekly visit with Dr. Ochoa-Maya to review the food journal and weigh in. It will also include a free BIA
We will start with the detoxification program and then transition to healthy eating
(IN some cases several weeks are needed, we will calculate your ideal weight loss goals and discuss the time needed to achieve them )
5. HCG Weight loss program (HCG Inections or HCG troches)
This is when a person is interested in resetting their ‘set point’ and to ‘Jump start’ their metabolism- We follow Dr. Simeons Protocol in use since 1970 – Includes the prescription
HCG INJECTIONS: This program requires regular visits to the doctor’s office to get the injections and a food diary review
HCG TROCHES: This program requires regular visits to the doctor’s office to weigh in and a food diary review