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The consultation is intended to address your questions and concerns regarding the effects of environmental toxins on your health and wellbeing. Dr. Taylor will discuss the various environmental toxins and their health effects, and your body’s factors, that determine your personal sensitivity to toxins. He will also review the role of the brain’s stress and threat response center, as well as the limbic system and the role it plays in health and wellness.
Dr. Taylor may also discuss nutrients for wellness, along with diet and lifestyle changes. Options for nutrient, vitamin and mineral supplementation, including recommended dosages, may be covered during the wellness educational consultations.
Lab testing and prescription drugs are not available with this service, although Dr. Taylor can discuss options for testing that are available to the general public.
The team at our Austin Integrative Medicine center explains some factors accounting for increased sensitivity to toxins, including MTHFR/methylation, glutathione, genetics, neurotransmitter balance, immune inflammation, mitochondrial dysfunction and the effects of nutrient deficiencies. Dr. Taylor may review these causes in more depth during wellness educational consultations.
Who would benefit from a consultation with Dr. Taylor?
If you have individual questions or concerns about what you need to know to maintain maximum health and wellness from the adverse effects of today’s toxic environment, a one to one consultation with Dr. Taylor is right for you.
Will Dr. Taylor provide medical advice or treatment?
No, this consultation is not intended to diagnose or treat any condition or to replace treatment by your own licensed healthcare professional. This consult is to provide you individual information about health and wellness only.
Will a medical record be generated from my one to one visit with Dr. Taylor?
No, since this is not a medical service and does not create a physician-patient relationship, a medical record is not maintained. As a courtesy, if you consent, a video recording of the wellness consultation will be made available to you for 30 days after the consultation. You may download this if you choose.
Can Dr. Taylor review my labs?
Since this is not a medical visit, Dr. Taylor will not be able to review your labs. He is able to answer specific questions you may have about the possible implications of certain abnormal labs and various findings you may have.
Can Dr. Taylor order lab work or other tests for me?
No, since this is not a medical visit, Dr. Taylor cannot order labs that require the signature of a licensed healthcare provider. Many lab tests are now available direct to consumer and Dr. Taylor can discuss these with you.
Can Dr. Taylor prescribe medicines to me?
No, since this is not a medical visit, Dr. Taylor cannot prescribe you any medicines. Dr. Taylor can discuss many other possible interventions to enhance health, wellness and longevity including nutritional supplements, diet, exercise, stress management tools, etc.
Can Dr. Taylor provide medical care to me?
Dr. Taylor is accepting new patients for medical treatment at his Austin, Texas office. Texas residents may be evaluated for medical care via a telemedicine appointment (video conference call). You can arrange this through his Texas Integrative Medicine office at 512-800-5309 or by emailing to [email protected].