920 SW 6th Avenue, The Power + Light Building 12th Floor, Portland, Oregon 97204
The Precision Medicine Approach For Women to Heal and Thrive
Dr. Casey Means, MD is a Functional Medicine physician. In this presentation Dr. Means will discuss Functional Medicine as a philosophical approach that understands that all symptoms and diseases are manifestations of biologic dysfunction which must be corrected in order to prevent, heal, and reverse disease.
During this talk the attendees will learn:
What is Functional Medicine and how is it different than conventional medical practice: Root-cause ‘“health-care” versus reactionary “sick-care”;
Overview of disparities in how women are treated in conventional medical practice;
Overview of “old thinking” versus “new thinking” regarding complexity of women’s health;
How a Functional Medicine approach can mitigate limitations of women’s healthcare in current system;
Functional Medicine approach to common women’s health concerns: PMS, PCOS, and “brain fog”.