Testing and Diagnostics
Here are some examples of the tests and diagostics conducted by the naturopathic doctors at Interactive Health Clinic.
Please note that the tests offered at Interactive Health Clinic are NOT limited to this list.
- Food Allergy (Sensitivy) Testing
This test looks for antibodies or reactions to specific foods. If there is enough of a reaction to specific foods, it likely means that these foods are causing health issues.
- Aging and Antioxidant Status
It is important to understand your individual nutrient, antioxidant status and aging process in order to treat and prevent chronic disease.
- Hormone Testing
We test for hormones using blood, saliva and urine. These tests are useful for uncovering hormone imbalances that can result in menopausal symptoms, decreased ability to adapt to stress, metabolism imbalances resulting in weight gain or loss, inflammation, libido, cardiovascular health and cancer.
- Heavy Metal Analysis
Urine, blood or fecal toxic and essential element analysis is a valuable tool for assessment of retention of toxic metals in the body and nutrient element status. Toxic metals do not have any physiological function, adversely affect every organ system and disrupt many parts of the nervous and hormone systems.
- Environmental Pollutants Testing
Test for exposure to everyday pollutants and see how your body is doing in the removal of them. See if they are playing a role in your health issues.
- Heart Rate Variability
This test is crucial in understanding how your body is adapting to or managing stress. A visual analysis is provided as a tool to help you achieve a state of balance in your nervous function. This is crucial for balance and healing.
- Bio Impedence Analysis
Bio Impedance provides many different measurements which indicate overall health, including hydration status, body composition, level of toxicity, capacity to detoxify and overall toxicity level.
- Small Intestinal Bowel Overgrowth (SIBO)
We test for gut function and health. By examining absorption efficiency and if infections are present with bacteria, fungus or parasites, this allows us to treat your gastrointestinal problems efficiently to maximize your ability to absorb critical nutrients for health.
- Gut Health Testing, Parasite Testing
Please read the section about Small Intestinal Bowel Overgrowth (above).
- Methylation (MTHFR) Testing
This has become more important in understanding how an individual’s genes are contributing to their overall health and detoxification.
- Neurotransmitter Testing
These can play critical roles in mood disorders, anxiety, fatigue, depression, etc.
- Basic Labs
Yes we do offer standard lab tests as well for your annual physicals or other health issues that you would get at any doctor’s office. Reduced cost for basic labs available. Please inquire within.
- Imaging Referrals
Imaging based on your medical necessity such as X-rays, CT, MRI, Ultrasounds.
- Other Specialized Tests Available
There are many other specialized tests available. If you would like more information please contact the clinic directly.