Our hormones begin to decline as we age, starting in our late 30's and continuing in our mid 50's. In women, this process is known as menopause and is marked by the decline of estrogen and progesterone. Men experience a similar process called andropause, which is caused by a decline in testosterone.
Women who have had partial or total hysterectomies. Men who are undergoing or have undergone andropause. Woman who are in perimenopause or have undergone menopause. Individuals with diabetes and chronic pain. Individuals on chronic narcotic pain medications.
If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, you might have a hormone imbalance or low levels:
A few benefits of BHRT:
To begin the process, you will meet with our Nurse Practitioner who will complete a through medical history along with a complete physical and symptom assessment with blood work in order to confirm that you are a good candidate for hormone therapy. Next, we will develop an individualized care plan that takes into account your overall well-being and health.