Functional Medicine

Back Clinic Functional Medicine Team. Functional medicine is an evolution in the practice of medicine that better addresses the healthcare needs of the 21st century. By shifting the traditional disease-centered focus of medical practice to a more patient-centered approach, functional medicine addresses the whole person, not just an isolated set of symptoms.

Practitioners spend time with their patients, listening to their histories and looking at the interactions among genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors that can influence long-term health and complex, chronic disease. In this way, functional medicine supports the unique expression of health and vitality for each individual.

By changing the disease-centered focus of medical practice to this patient-centered approach, our physicians are able to support the healing process by viewing health and illness as part of a cycle in which all components of the human biological system interact dynamically with the environment. This process helps to seek and identify genetic, lifestyle, and environmental factors that may shift a person’s health from illness to well-being.

Healthy Gifts: El Paso Back Clinic

Making and maintaining healthy lifestyle changes does not have to be as challenging when surrounded by family, friends, and loved… Read More

December 2, 2022

Dr. Alex Jimenez Presents: Assessing & Treating Hormonal Dysfunction

https://youtu.be/RgVHIn-ks8I Dr. Alex Jimenez, D.C., presents how hormonal dysfunction can be assessed and treated through various therapies specializing in hormones… Read More

December 1, 2022

Dr. Alex Jimenez Presents: Assessing Hormones

https://youtu.be/Y4a-w28nwJE Dr. Alex Jimenez, D.C., presents how to assess different hormones in the body and how different hormone tests can… Read More

November 28, 2022

Managing Holiday Eating: El Paso Back Clinic

The holidays are a wonderful time to gather with family and friends and celebrate. However, it can be a time… Read More

November 18, 2022

Fatigue and Exhaustion: El Paso Back Clinic

Preparing for the holidays is exciting but can generate intense stress and anxiety. This can cause individuals to feel tired… Read More

November 17, 2022

Sugar Consumption Thickens Fascia: El Paso Back Clinic

The fascia is important for connecting the musculoskeletal system, stabilizing function, and keeping the body healthy and balanced. Sugar consumption… Read More

November 7, 2022

Kidney Detox: El Paso Back Clinic

Maintaining kidney health is important to the body's overall health and well-being. The kidneys are fist-sized organs located beneath the… Read More

November 3, 2022

Training Oneself To Enjoy Vegetables: El Paso Back Clinic

It is difficult for individuals to achieve health and fitness goals when they don't like to eat vegetables. Intermittent fasting,… Read More

October 28, 2022

Experiencing Abdominal Pain? Could Be Trigger Points

Introduction When it comes to the torso is surrounded by various muscles that help protect the vital organs known as… Read More

October 20, 2022

De-Stress: Injury Medical Chiropractic Back Clinic

Stress and anxiety treatments can include a range of therapies, including talking therapy, meditation techniques, and medication. Chiropractic care, adjustments,… Read More

October 19, 2022

The Digestive Process: Functional Medicine Back Clinic

The body needs food for fuel, energy, growth, and repair. The digestive process breaks down food into a form the… Read More

October 18, 2022

The Body’s Ability To Heal: Back Clinic Chiropractic

The body's ability to heal itself is quite remarkable. When injury or illness presents, the body's systems activate to deal… Read More

October 13, 2022

Mindful Eating Healthy Food Connection: Back Clinic

Mindful eating involves paying attention to what and how individuals eat, helping to become more aware of the body's natural… Read More

October 12, 2022

The Pectoralis Minor Being Affected By Myofascial Pain

Introduction The chest has the pectoralis major muscle that works with the upper half of the body that provides mobility and power.… Read More

October 11, 2022

The Effects Of Trigger Points Affecting The Chest

Introduction The chest in the upper half of the body comprises various structures that each have a job to keep the body… Read More

October 10, 2022

Ways To Phase Out Sugar: Functional Back Clinic

Sugar is a highly addictive carbohydrate linked to obesity, diabetes, metabolic disorders, and mood disorders. Individuals ready to phase out… Read More

October 4, 2022

Fermented Foods and Gut Health: Functional Back Clinic

Fermentation is a process where bacteria and yeast are used to break down foods. The fermentation process has been around… Read More

September 28, 2022

Working With A Nutritionist: Chiropractic Functional Back Clinic

Nutritionists are medical professionals in food and nutrition and work one-on-one to develop an optimal nutrition plan for their body type,… Read More

September 22, 2022

Recommended Chiropractic Supplements: Back Clinic

Chiropractic treatment focuses on the musculoskeletal and nervous systems. As with all body systems, specific nutrients protect and increase their… Read More

September 14, 2022