Dr. Marko has dedicated his career to enhancing both the images and lives of his patients. He recognizes when hormones are out-of-balance women do not look or feel their best. Excess or deficient levels of hormones can affect metabolism – leading to weight gain or impaired weight loss, PMS or menopausal symptoms, poor sleep, foggy thinking, mood issues such as anxiety, irritability or depression, rapid aging, and low sex drive, just to name a few symptoms. Dr. Marko can help you overcome hormone imbalance with natural, bio-identical hormones.
Symptoms of hormone imbalance interfere with the quality of a woman’s life. If you are tired all the time, have troubling sleeping, feel anxious or depressed, can’t lose weight despite exercise and good nutrition, can’t concentrate at work, no longer enjoy physical intimacy, and are seeing way to many wrinkles in the mirror you are most likely dealing with some type of hormone imbalance. These symptoms and many others such as: hot flashes and night sweats, vaginal dryness, menstrual cycle problems, muscle and joint pain, and headaches are related to hormone imbalance. The good news is that Dr. Marko can test your hormone levels and develop a personalized treatment program consisting of appropriate bio-identical hormones and supplements to safely and effectively address your symptoms and protect your health.
Hormone Imbalance Symptoms:
“Bio-identical” hormones are derived from plants and are transformed into chemical structures that precisely match human hormones. There is no difference in the function of the plant derived bio-identical hormones and the body recognizes them as if they were produced by the ovaries. Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy has a long history of safe and successful use, specifically in Europe where they have been used for 60 years.
Bio-identical hormones: estrogen, progesterone, or testosterone have demonstrated many benefits such as:
- Decreases menstrual bleeding and spotting
- Increases metabolism
- Protects against cancer, especially breast cancer
- Helps prevent hardening of the arteries and heart disease
- Improves brain function
- Reduces water retention
- Reduces irritability and anxiety
- Helps reduce hormonal headaches/migraines
- Reduces carbohydrate cravings
- Helps restore normal sleep patterns
- Regulates the menstrual cycle
- Reduces vaginal dryness
- Slows bone loss
- Protects the heart
- Slows aging
- Uplifts mood
- Lowers LDL/raises HDL
- Adds moisture to the skin
- Enables brain function
The first step is to schedule an appointment for a hormone evaluation and hormone testing. Call 704-295-9099 for more information.