Claudia Machado Cooke, MD, FACP, MPH  |  Health Through Understanding

Functional Medicine

Functional medicine is a therapeutic approach toward health, wellness and prevention which emphasizes health of the whole person. Functional medicine does this through consideration of:

This orientation to medical diagnostics and therapeutics has become the cornerstone of today’s integrative and complementary physicians.

The tools of functional medicine are:

These approaches do not exclude ongoing traditional medical approaches.