In this episode Joanne talks to Dr Sarah Davies about Functional medicine, breakthroughs with nutrition and how it is to be successful entrepreneur.
Sarah is one of only a handful of fully IFM-Certifed Functional Medicine doctors in the UK. As well as 15 years of experience as an NHS doctor and GP, Sarah has trained in Functional Medicine with the prestigious Institute for Functional Medicine based in the US.
Sarah runs a busy and successful integrative medicine practice in South Manchester where she has been treating patients privately for the last three and a half years. Working alongside expert Nutritional therapist Ursula Gothard, and a health coaching team, Sarah uses her knowledge of general medicine alongside her training in nutrition, nutritional genomics and lifestyle medicine to help a wide range of patients with chronic health conditions restore and optimise their health.
Sarah is passionate about the importance of nutrition and lifestyle in shaping and optimising health -preferring this approach over medications to mask symptoms wherever possible. She has many successes treating patients with autoimmunity, thyroid problems, chronic fatigue and many other issues using these techniques and sees educating patients about how they can take control of their health as a priority for real health. A great advocate of advanced nutritional and hormonal screening tests. Sarah is an expert in the use of organic acid testing to inform nutritional treatments and and hormonal screening tests. Sarah is an expert in the use of organic acid testing to inform nutritional treatments and lectures nationally for Genova diagnostics in this field.
Find out more about Dr Sarah Davies services HERE