Dr. Smith uses various laboratories to assist with clinical assessment and diagnosis. Below is a non-exhaustive list:
DNA testing to determine your genetic predispositions as well as customize a treatment plan that works with your body and genes.
Detoxification impairment testing, solvents toxicity testing, celiac disease testing, amino acid tests (protein building-blocks that are essential for brain neurochemistry), essential fats
All of the standard blood testing is done with Life Labs (for example iron, B12, cholesterol, etc.) as well as specific allergy tests
Lactose intolerance testing and lactulose breath tests for SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth)
Stool samples of any kind including urinalysis for toxic heavy metals
Rocky Mountain Analytical
Food Allergy and Intolerance Testing, environmental pollutants panel, heavy metals (urine)
Gastrointestinal panels (stool, saliva) and the Adrenal Stress Index
Micronutrient status testing that evaluates the key 35 vitamins, minerals and amino acids, which, if at depressed levels can cause myriad health problems from unexplainable fatigue to serious disease
A blood test is analyzed by a specialized, federally approved laboratory to assess for IgG (immunoglobulin G – one of two antibodies that can be produced during an sensitivity response)
If you have any questions regarding other tests Dr. Smith uses, please give us a call. Dr. Smith works collaboratively with conventional medical doctors and makes referrals when indicated.