Antinuclear Antibody (ANA) with Reflex– This blood test is used to detect antibodies to nuclear antigens. The antibodies may be present in higher than normal numbers in autoimmune disease.
Basic Female Hormone Panel– This group of blood tests includes Total Estrogens, Progesterone and Testosterone Woman/Child. When hormones are out of balance, there is an increase in cardiovascular disease, metabolic imbalances and cancer.
Basic Food Sensitivity and Allergy (IgG) Panel– Certain proteins in foods may cause an immune response, commonly known as an allergy or intolerance. This test is used to detect allergen specific IgG antibodies to 8 common foods known to instigate an immune response: Wheat, Gluten, Milk (Cow), Eggs (Whole), Soy, Almond, Peanut and Corn.
Basic Health & Wellness Screening Panel– Here is our basic health and wellness screen. This screen includes CBC, CMP, Lipids (cholesterol), THS (thyroid stimulating hormone), C-reactive, urinalysis and Vitamin D.
Basic Male Hormone Panel– This panel includes: Testosterone, Free Mass Spectrometry and Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA). Research has demonstrated when testosterone levels are low, there is an increase in Alzheimer‘s disease, osteoporosis, cardiac disease and the development of chronic muscle wasting.
C- Reactive Protein (High Sensitivity-Cardiac) CRP-c– C-Reactive Protein is a type of protein produced by the liver that presents during episodes of both acute and chronic inflammatory processes such as obesity, cardiovascular disease, elevated blood sugar imbalances and cancer.
Candida Antigen / Antibody Profile– This blood test is used to detect antigens and antibodies (IgG, IgM, IgA) to Candida Albicans. Candida causes infections such as thrush, and is frequently an issue for people who have difficulty controlling their blood sugar (diabetes) and may be life threatening to those who have weakened immune systems.
Celiac Disease (CD) Antibody Profile– This blood test is known by several names: Deamidated Gliadin Antibodies (DGP) and Gliadin, Tissue Transglutaminase (tTG) antibodies. This blood test includes deamidated gliadin IgA; tissue transglutaminase IgA and serum IgA quantitation.
Celiac Disease (CD) Complete Panel– This blood test is used to aid in the diagnosis of Celiac Disease. The test includes deamidated gliadin IgA, deamidated IgG, tissue transglutaminase IgA, tissue transglutaminase IgG and serum IgA quantitation.
Complete Metabolic Panel 14 (CMP 14)– A Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP), also known as a Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP). Like the CBC, a CMP is one of the most common tests used to assess and monitor overall health status.
Cortisol (AM & PM)– This blood test is used to evaluate cortisol levels upon waking and approximately 6-8 hours later. Elevated levels of cortisol have a profound effect on an individual’s energy levels, disease resistance and general sense of well-being.
Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (Sed Rate) (ESR)– An Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) is also known as a Sedimentation Rate (sed rate). An ESR is a blood test used to look for inflammation and tissue destruction.
Expanded Female Hormone Panel– This blood test includes: Cortisol A.M., DHEA-s, Total Estrogens, Progesterone, Sex Hormone Binding Globulin and Testosterone.
Expanded Health and Wellness Screening Panel– This is our most popular health and wellness screening panel.
Expanded Male Hormone Panel– This panel includes: Cortisol A.M., DHEA-s, Estradiol, Sex Hormone Binding Globulin, Luteinizing Hormone/Follicle Stimulating Hormone, Testosterone Total & Free and Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA).
Fasting Insulin Levels- This information is critical in evaluating why you continue to gain weight after taking it off. We focus highly on 3 core tests: Reverse T-3 level, Fasting Insulin and Leptin resistance to see your metabolic efficiency for converting food into energy versus stored as fat.
Fibrinogen Activity Test– Fibrinogen is a clot-regulating protein and biological indicator of the stickiness and thickness of blood. A fibrinogen activity test is a blood test used to detect a possible bleeding disorder, abnormal clotting activity or thrombotic episodes.
Folate (Folic Acid) Vitamin B9– This blood test measures folate levels within blood. Folic acid is needed for the synthesis of DNA in rapidly dividing cells.
Folate, RBC– This blood test measures folate levels within the red blood cells. Folic acid is needed for the synthesis of DNA in rapidly dividing cells.
Glutathione– This blood test measures Glutathione levels. Glutathione is the most abundant and important intracellular antioxidant (prevents oxidative damage).
Heavy Metals Panel– Lead, mercury, cadmium, aluminum and arsenic are the most common examples of toxic metal exposure. Research has demonstrated that Alzheimer’s patients consistently have elevated levels of copper in the brain.
Helicobacter Pylori (H.Pylori) IgM, IgG, IgA Ab– Helicobacter Pylori (H.Pylori) is gram-negative bacteria found in the stomach. Research has estimated that approximately half the world’s population is infected by H.Pylori, making it the most prevalent infection in the world.
Hemoglobin (Hbg) A1c– Hemoglobin A1c is a blood test that measures the average amount of glucose that has chemically attached to red blood cells over the past 6-8 weeks.
Homocysteine– Homocysteine a marker used to measure inflammation. Elevated homocysteine levels are associated with Alzheimer’s disease and chronic illness.
Infectious Disease Markers Associated with Alzheimer’s Disease– Strong evidence indicates chronic exposure to infections that reside in brain tissue and cranial nerves may potentiate the development and progression of Alzheimer’s disease. This information may help identify and reduce the threat of infection associated with Alzheimer’s disease.
Leptin– This blood test is used to measure leptin levels. Leptin was originally thought to be a signal to lose weight, but it may instead be a signal to the hypothalamus to suppress the appetite and evaluate a patient for “Leptin Resistance”.
Lipids– This fasting blood test measures lipid (or blood fats) levels. Contrary to cholesterol’s negative reputation, our bodies cannot function without it.
Lyme Disease & Western Blot– This blood test is used to identify antibodies specific for B. burgdorferi proteins. This test provides both IgM and IgG Western blot results. Lyme disease has exceeded AIDS as one of the fastest growing infectious epidemics in our nation, with a cost to society measured at approximately $1 billion annually.
Magnesium RBC (Red Blood Cell)– RBC Magnesium is the most precise blood test measuring intracellular magnesium levels. Magnesium supports muscle and nerve function and energy production. Chronically low levels can increase the risk of high blood pressure, heart disease, type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis.
Methylmalonic Acid (MMA)– Methylmalonic Acid is an important component to evaluate when diagnosing vitamin B12 deficiency anemia. Methylmalonic acid levels may be elevated in those who suffer from kidney disease.
PSA Total (Reflex to Free)– This blood test measures the percentage of free (uncomplexed) levels of Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA).
Reverse Triiodothyronine (rT3)– This blood test measures levels of Reverse T3 (rT3). A Reverse Triiodothyronine (rT3) is a thyroid hormone that disrupts the activity of the active form of the thyroid hormone triiodothyronine (T3).
Testosterone Free and Total– This blood test measures Total and Free Testosterone. Symptoms of decreased levels of testosterone may include a change in libido, decreased feeling of well-being, osteopenia/osteoporosis, decreased quality of life, depression, anemia, muscle loss and cognitive decline.
Testosterone, Woman– This blood test measures Testosterone. Testosterone is an anabolic steroid hormone. Testosterone is the primary anabolic steroid that orchestrates metabolism and the restoration and regeneration of healthy tissues. Men produce approximately ten times more testosterone than women. Women, however, are far more sensitive to testosterone or the loss of.
Thyroid Antibodies: Combined Ab & TPO– This blood test is a combination test used to evaluate both Thyroid Autoantibodies (TAA) and Thyroid Peroxidase Antibodies (TPO ab).
Thyroid Basic Panel– The Thyroid Basic Panel includes a TSH, T4, FT3 and a FT4. This group of individual tests was strategically constructed in order to review a broader perspective of thyroid function.
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)– This blood test measures Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) or Thyrotropin levels. Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) is the most common and sensitive marker of thyroid function.
Thyroxine (T4)– This blood test measures Thyroxine (T4) levels. Thyroxine (T4) is the major hormone produced and secreted by the thyroid gland.
Thyroxine (T4) Free, Direct (FT4)– This test measures Thyroxine (T4) Free. Thyroxine (T4) Free measures the free or unbound (bioavailable) thyroxine levels in the bloodstream.
Thyroxine Binding Globulin (TBG)– This blood test measures Thyroxine Binding Globulins (TBG) levels. Thyroxine Binding Globulins (TBG) are proteins used to transport thyroid hormones in the bloodstream.
Tissue Transglutaminase (tTG, IgA)– Transglutaminase (IgA) test is a highly specific blood test used to help identify Celiac disease.
Transferrin– Transferrin is the transport protein for iron. Blood levels are used to evaluate anemia, inflammation and nutritional status.
Triiodothyronine (T3)– This blood test measures Triiodothyronine (T3) levels. Triiodothyronine is the most active form of the thyroid hormone and is primarily produced from the conversion of thyroxine in the peripheral tissue.
Triiodothyronine Free (FT3)– Triiodothyronine Free (FT3) is a blood test that measures the free or unbound (bioavailable) Free T3 hormone available to receptor sites. Free T3 is the most active form of the thyroid hormone and is primarily produced from the conversion of thyroxine in the peripheral tissue.
Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha (TNF)– Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha is clinically associated with autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease, psoriasis and refractory asthma.
Vitamin A–E–Beta Profile– Vitamin A and E are both powerful antioxidants. Research continues to support the importance of adequate levels of antioxidants needed for healthy brain function.
Vitamin A & Carotene– This fasting blood test is used to evaluate Vitamin A and Carotene levels. Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin also known as retinol. Vitamin A supports vision, skin growth and repair, and bone growth. It also provides protection from diseases such as cancer, macular degeneration, atherosclerosis and Alzheimer’s disease.
Vitamin A & E (Tocopherol)– Vitamin A and E are both fat-soluble vitamins. Vitamin A is also known as retinol. Vitamin A supports vision, skin growth and repair, as well as bone growth. It also provides protection from diseases such as cancer, atherosclerosis and macular degeneration. Vitamin E is an antioxidant that deactivates free radicals and is needed for circulation, tissue repair and healing.
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)– Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) levels. Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) is involved in many body functions including the nervous system, muscle function, metabolism and digestion.
Vitamin B12– Vitamin B12 is necessary for red blood cell production and neural function. A Vitamin B12 deficiency can cause anemia, neurological disorders and an elevation in the inflammatory marker homocysteine, which has been implicated in Alzheimer’s disease.
Vitamin B12 & Folate– This blood test measures both Vitamin B12 and Folate levels. All of the water-soluble B vitamins work as a team to help promote healthy nerves, skin, eyes, hair, liver, muscle tone and cardiovascular function. Adequate levels help to protect from the mental strain caused by depression and anxiety.
Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)– This blood test measures Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) levels. Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) is a water-soluble vitamin, which plays a crucial role in the production of energy by supporting mitochondria, as well as the oxidation-reduction process needed for metabolism.
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine)– This blood test measures Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) levels. Vitamin B6 is needed to make red blood cells and maintain a healthy immune and nervous system.
Vitamin C– This blood test measures Vitamin C levels. Vitamin C is a powerful water-soluble antioxidant that boosts the immune system by offering protection to proteins, carbohydrates, and helps shield DNA from free radical damage.
Vitamin D 25-Hydroxy– This blood test measures Vitamin D 25 (OH) levels. Vitamin D is needed for strong bones and teeth, Vitamin D helps your body absorb the amount of calcium and phosphorus it needs. It also has other roles in the body, including modulation of cell growth, neuromuscular and immune function, and reduction of inflammation.
Vitamin K1– This blood test measures Vitamin K1 levels. Vitamin K1 is also known as Phylloquinone or Phytomenadione. Vitamin K1 is necessary for the production of circulating coagulation factors.
Zinc– This blood test measures Zinc levels. Zinc is a crucial trace element required for the growth and healthy development of all living organisms. Zinc deficiency can lead to immune system dysfunction and impairments in growth, cognitive dysfunction, poor carbohydrate metabolism and hormonal function.