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Additional Testing

The Burick Center for Health & Wellness helps individuals proactively manage their health with a variety of tests. Gaining insight into how your body functions helps you take positive steps for optimal wellness.

SpectraCell Laboratories

Nutritional Testing

The Burick Center for Health & Wellness offers patients the opportunity to create customized vitamin infusions by offering Spectra Cell’s micronutrient testing. The test provides the most comprehensive nutritional analysis available. It measures functional deficiencies at the cellular level. It is an assessment of how well the body utilizes 35 vitamins, minerals, amino acids/fatty acids, antioxidants and metabolites, while converting the body’s need for these micronutrients that enable the body to produce enzymes, hormones, and other substances essential for proper growth, development and good health. This test provides the basis of a personalized, functional approach to addressing a broad variety of clinical conditions including arthritis, cancer, cardiovascular issues, diabetes, various immunological disorders, metabolic disorders and micronutrient deficiencies.

Igenex

Igenex Testing for Tick Born Illness

Igenex is a blood test that looks for other strains of tick-borne pathogens. Some of these pathogens exhibit Lyme-like symptoms but may be due to a different tick-borne disease that may require a different treatment method than traditional Lyme Disease. It is important to test for co-infections because nearly one infour ticks infected with the Lyme Disease pathogen also carry another pathogen. We perform this blood test in our office. 

Check out the website: https://igenex.com/

alcat

ALCAT Food Sensitivity Testing

ALCAT testing is a blood test that identifies foods and other substances that trigger chronic inflammation. Inflammation can cause many issues such as gastrointestinal tract problems, skin issues, fatigue, metabolic disorders, joint issues and migraines. ALCAT measures cellular reactions to more than 450 different substances. ALCAT testing is a wonderful way to understand your food sensitivities and how to prevent further inflammation within your body. 

Check out the website: https://cellsciencesystems.com/patients/alcat-test/

invitae

Invitae Genetic Testing

Invitae is a saliva or blood test that is used to identify genes for either a specific medical condition or a panel of genetic conditions. Invitae is able to screen for many different types of cancers as well as cardiac conditions. It allows us the ability to be very specific with genes and therefore identify medical conditions that we may not have otherwise been aware of. This allows us to advocate more effectively for our patients.

Check out the website: https://invitae.com/en/

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