Your first visit to your functional medicine provider is a great starting point to take control of your physical, emotional, and relational well-being and create a plan to reach optimal health. It is a top priority for your functional medicine provider to determine the root… Read More »Functional Medicine and Your Health History
Guest article by Table Health primary care physician, Andrea Stoecker DO, as published in the September 2021 Healthy Living issue of Northern Michigan Woman. It took me 12 years to realize that my career as a computer programmer was not fulfilling at all, so at… Read More »Redefining Healthcare by Andrea Stoecker DO
Get to Know Andrea Stoecker, DO Andrea is a board certified osteopathic family physician, able to help the body achieve balance through manipulation, as well as a full range of primary care needs. As a doctor trained in functional medicine, she listens to each patient’s… Read More »Meet Andrea Stoecker, DO
Whether you have been dealing with ongoing health concerns; pain, fatigue, brain fog, chronic disease or if you’re feeling great, exercising, and eating well, you can still benefit from a functional medicine approach. So, what is functional medicine and why is it important to healing?
There’s a lot of confusion about what functional medicine is and what it is not, even within the medical community. By definition, functional medicine seeks to identify and address the root cause of health conditions. In practice, it’s patient-centered and biology-centered (rather than disease-centered), meaning… Read More »What is Functional Medicine?