Everyone knows the old adage that declares "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." This time-honored wisdom certainly makes sense. We wouldn't wait until we were riding on the wheel rim ...View Article
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Getting to the Root Cause of Your Disease or Symptoms
Dr. Vaughan is dedicated to looking past your symptoms and discovering the root cause of your disease. At Vitality Wellness Group we are trained to identify and treat what other doctors have missed.
What is Functional Medicine?
Functional Medicine address the underlying causes of disease, using a systems-oriented scientifically researched approach engaging both patient, and practitioner in a therapeutic partnership. By changing from the traditional disease-oriented model of medical practice to a more patient-centered approach, Functional Medicine addresses the whole person. Functional Medicine is the evolution in the practice of medicine that better addresses healthcare issues for the 21st century. Functional Medicine Practitioners spend time with their patients listening to their histories and evaluate the interactions of genetics, environmental and lifestyle influences that can consequences on long-term health and chronic disease.
The Functional Medicine Practitioner utilizes this detailed information, while evaluating comprehensive blood analysis to design a patient specific thorough health plan, tailored for the individual. Dr. Vaughan’s philosophy is “no one patient is the same and everyone is giving the care she would like for her family”.