A personalized approach that addresses the underlying root cause of the disease and not just symptoms is Functional Medicine (FM).

Knee pain in one patient could be arising from a structural joint misalignment and in another patient, it could be arising from food intolerance. The symptom of knee pain can be alleviated temporarily with pain medication but only if the root cause is identified and addressed then the patient can find ongoing relief.

FM is a whole person, systems approach, and not just a set of symptoms. I found a whole community of people (FM practitioners) who were asking the same question – Why?! So grateful to find the FM community and being part of it. To learn more visit https://www.ifm.org/

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Niti Shah

Niti Shah

Niti is a health detective who will treat you and not just your symptoms. Her approach is mirrored in the practice name- Back2Basics- treat the root cause and symptoms will disappear. Her mission is to create health and reverse disease by using both undo and redo buttons of functional medicine. Since we are drowning in information, her goal is to not overload you but rather synthesize and give you practical strategies to attain exceptional outcomes. She will meet you where you are in your health and wellness spectrum and guide you further.

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