What is the purpose of this test?

To explore gastrointestinal symptoms, autoimmune disease, IBD/IBS inflammation, food sensitivities, nutritional deficiencies, and joint pain.

It also helps pinpoint the causes of gastrointestinal symptoms and chronic systemic conditions and measures key markers of digestion, absorption, and inflammation.  

What type of test is this?

Stool. 

Value?

$499.00 + $20 handling fee paid directly to the lab


What is the purpose of this test?

To evaluate for small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) by detecting both hydrogen and methane gas. 

What type of test is this?

Breath. 

Value?

$189.00 + shipping paid directly to the lab


What is the purpose of this test?

The DUTCH Complete is the most advanced hormone test, offering an extensive profile of sex and adrenal hormones and melatonin, along with their metabolites, to identify symptoms of hormonal imbalances. In particular it gives insight into "adrenal fatigue" or symptoms of chronic stress.

HPA axis dysregulation (HPA-D) is the scientific term for the popular syndrome known as “adrenal fatigue.” It refers to a constellation of signs and symptoms including fatigue, sleep disruption, poor exercise tolerance and recovery, low libido, brain fog, weakened immune function, and reduced stress tolerance. HPA axis dysregulation is caused by many different aspects of the modern lifestyle, including poor diet, sleep deprivation, chronic stress, lack of (or too much) exercise, and inflammation. 

What type of test is this?

Urine

Value?

$359.00 + $20 handling fee paid directly to the lab


This is not a comprehensive list of available functional testing. 

Tests are determined based on an individual case. However these three tests listed above are usually effective baseline tests. 

Other testing used include:

  • Cyrex Labs Array Panels (the most comprehensive way to test for foods sensitivities including gluten and cross reactive foods. Array 2 is a antigenic permeability screen for leaky gut)
  • All blood chemistry work is referred through a patients cooperating Doctor (at this stage).