Bioidentical Hormones in Lehi, UT

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What Is Bioidentical Hormone Therapy?

Your body's balance of hormones is crucial for your overall health and has an effect on everything, from metabolism and brain activity to fertility and mood problems.  Individuals travel from all over the United States to see the experts at Avanti Medical Center.  Our team of medical professionals are the industry leaders in Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) for people hoping to improve their total health and regulate their hormone production. This treatment can be optimized for patients with many different needs. Skilled nurse practitioners Kellie Lewis and Renee Wilson and the team are certified to provide BHRT for both men and women. Schedule a consultation at our esteemed office to find out if hormone replacement therapy can help improve your overall health and reinvigorate your life.

What Are The Benefits Of Bioidentical Hormone Therapy?

Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) in Lehi, UT at Avanti Medical Center offers a wide spectrum of positive health benefits for both women and men, including:

  • Reducing symptoms of menopause (hot flashes, mood swings, weight gain, etc.)
  • Improving libido, sexual health, and sexual function
  • Boosting metabolism and energy levels
  • Encouraging fat burning and weight loss
  • Building healthy muscle mass
  • Enhancing mental focus and concentration
  • Supporting skin health
  • Creating better sleep
  • Achieving a more youthful appearance
  • Balancing mood and emotional health

Am I a Candidate for Bioidentical Hormone Therapy?

Based on your health history, you may or may not be a good candidate for bioidentical hormones. The team at Avanti Medical Center in Lehi, UT will discuss all of your options based on your history and concerns before making a recommendation. If you are suffering from hot flashes, night sweats, vaginal dryness, uninterested in sex or experiencing pain during sex, fatigue and lethargy, weight fluctuation, or memory loss or confusion, call us today to schedule an appointment to discuss your options. If you have experienced any of the following, you are not a candidate for hormone replacement therapy: blood clotting disorders, heart or cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, or a stroke.

How Does BHRT Work?

Women and men with hormonal imbalances experience different symptoms. For women, these can include:

  • Mood swings
  • Weight gain
  • Headaches
  • Insomnia
  • Hot flashes
  • Menopause

Meanwhile, men may experience:

  • Decreased libido
  • Hair loss
  • Fatigue
  • Reduced muscle mass

Once we've evaluated your symptoms and current condition, our team will be able to determine the dosage appropriate for you. BHRT pellets are placed beneath the skin near the hip. Typically, this procedure takes 10 – 15 minutes and may need to be performed 2 – 4 times a year.

What Should I Expect After Bioidentical Hormone Replacement?

Since BHRT is a uniquely customized treatment, it's vital to keep up with all post-care requirements given by the team at Avanti Medical Center. Patients might undergo side effects like soreness, pimples, hair thickening, and mood swings while the body adjusts to its newfound hormone levels. Throughout the course of your therapy, our staff will follow up with you to observe your progress. Your prescription and treatment regimen can also be adjusted as recommended. Many men and women become aware of the favorable outcomes of hormone replacement therapy about a week after the first phase of their treatment.

Bioidentical hormones FAQs

How quickly will I see results with bioidentical hormone therapy?

While every person is different in the time it takes to see results from BHRT, most people feel an improvement in symptoms within several weeks. However, some patients may take longer. Avanti Medical Center can give you a more accurate timeline during your initial hormone consultation.

What are some benefits of bioidentical hormone therapy?

If your hormones are out of balance, your health and wellbeing are both at risk. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy can restore your body’s hormones so you can feel like yourself again. For example, BHRT in Lehi, UT, has been shown to improve the quality of life in aging menopausal women.

Does insurance cover bioidentical hormone therapy?

Some insurance plans may cover bioidentical hormone therapy. However, most do not. If you choose to receive BHRT, our clinic can help you submit your claim so you may be reimbursed. We also provide easy payment plans so you can afford the treatment you need.

Manage Hormone Imbalances With Ease

If you've noticed certain issues that have impacted your quality of life, the source could be a hormone imbalance. Discover the ideal solution for your issues when you schedule a private consultation at Avanti Medical Center. The Avanti team will help you identify the root of your issues and offer a comprehensive treatment plan to improve your health and wellness.

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