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At Aspen Integrative Medical Center, our providers are skilled in providing care for women from disease prevention, to fertility support, healthy lifestyle support and management of chronic and acute concerns. At Aspen Integrative Medical Center in Flagstaff, Arizona, Amber Belt, ND, Alexandra Mele, ND, and Paul Despres, NMD, take a holistic approach to women’s health, focusing on the root cause of health issues and using many different modalities to heal and support the body. For patient-focused women’s health care, call the office or schedule an appointment online today.
What is women’s health?
Women’s health is an area of medicine that specializes in diagnosing, treating, and preventing health conditions unique to women.
Reproductive health plays a significant role in physical and emotional well-being. Our providers specialize in treating ovarian dysfunction such as PCOS, lengthened or absent menstrual cycle, ovarian cysts, structural concerns such as endometriosis, fibroids, cervical dysplasia, painful periods and pelvic pain. Many other concerns can be addressed including hormone balancing, hormone replacement therapy, preconception care and support for postpartum women.
Because Aspen Integrative Medical Center is an integrative medicine practice that takes a holistic approach to care, our physicians focus on all the factors that affect your condition when it comes to women’s health and wellness.
What conditions affect women’s health?
There are a number of conditions that affect women’s health. Some of the common health issues of concern for women include:
- Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
- Abnormal uterine bleeding
- Painful periods
- Abnormal cervical cells (cervical dysplasia)
- Pelvic pain
- Heart disease
- Breast cancer
Aspen Integrative Medical Center takes a whole-body approach to care, focusing on all the factors that influence your total health, not just your reproductive organs.
What can I expect during a women’s health evaluation?
You can expect a thorough and patient-focused exam when you visit Aspen Integrative Medical Center for a women’s health evaluation. Your initial appointment is one to one and a half hours.
Your provider asks detailed questions about your health history, performs a complete physical exam, orders diagnostic tests, and creates a personalized and comprehensive treatment plan.
Time is taken to understand every woman’s concern, unique healthcare needs and how Aspen can support every patient on their health journey with customized care. This patient-centered approach allows them to create a customized plan that helps you achieve optimal health.
What treatments benefit women’s health?
Aspen Integrative Medical Center uses natural therapies to promote health and well-being. We customize your plan based on the findings from your initial evaluation. Treatments available at Aspen Integrative Medical Center include:
- Nutrition therapy
- Lifestyle therapy
- Herbal medicine
- Nutritional supplements
- Hormone replacement
- Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT)
- Intravenous (IV) therapy
- Medical cannabis
- Infrared sauna
- Prolozone therapy
We will schedule regular follow-up appointments to monitor your health, provide additional education and guidance, and adjust your plan as needed.
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To experience the difference of patient-centered women’s health care, please call
Aspen Integrative Medical Center or schedule an appointment online today.