An array of women’s health concerns can be addressed in the privacy and comfort of our intimate and welcoming office setting, without the hectic pace of a typical health clinic.
Our office also offers a variety of healthcare services for men, including hormone balancing, (thyroid and adrenal), nutrition coaching, gastro-intestinal testing, and food intolerance testing. In addition, we order blood work to test for anemia, blood sugar levels, cholesterol levels, hypertension, infections, kidney function, liver function, vitamin B12 and vitamin D.
Some of the services we offer at Whole Woman Health:
For symptoms such as pain, bleeding, discharge, urinary incontinence, or trauma.
Annual Well Woman Exams
A yearly physical exam is recommended to prevent health problems before they occur, and is an important part of your long-term health plan. During your visit we will review health topics relevant to your age and risk factors, as well as conduct a comprehensive physical examination.
Exam Includes, but is not limited to:
- Physical, pelvic, and breast exams
- Review of personal and family health history
- Review of current health situation, including medication and supplement use
- Comprehensive lab order, and evaluation of need for health screening tests (based on age and personal/family history)
- Discussion of birth control methods, if needed
- Recommendations for lifestyle modifications, if appropriate
After a comprehensive discussion of lifestyle and health history, Whole Woman Health can help you identify your best method of birth control.
Support with managing perimenopause, menopause, and postmenopause symptoms
Hormone Replacement Therapy & Hormone Balancing (including thyroid & adrenals)
Hormones impact mood, metabolism, reproduction and sexual function. Both men and women can suffer from hormone imbalances, and even a minor imbalance can cause major changes in the body. Symptoms of a hormone imbalance may include fatigue, poor sleep, weight gain or mood swings. Whole Woman Health can help balance hormones through nutrition counseling, herbs, or hormone supplementation to provide a noticeable improvement in quality of life. READ MORE
BioTE bioidentical hormone replacement pellets provide a 24/7 dosing, eliminating the “roller coaster” effect of other hormone replacement therapies.
Benefits of BioTE:
- regain energy, muscle strength and greater ability to lose weight
- increase mental clarity
- feel younger and happier again
- increase quality of life while preventing age-related illness
Many people from Des Moines are currently driving to Omaha or Kansas City for treatment, so we’re happy to be a Des Moines BioTE provider!
The health of the digestive organs, including the organs in the digestive track, liver, pancreas and gallbladder, plays a vital role in overall health. Constipation, diarrhea, nausea, abdominal discomfort, bloating, or heartburn can all indicate an improperly functioning GI system. Whole Woman Health can provide the support needed to optimize gastrointestinal health.
Shape ReClaimed™ is a safe, effective homeopathic glycoprotein complex formula created to decrease total body inflammation, enhance immune function, detox and cleanse–all while reducing excess weight. SHAPE ReClaimed is supported with over 30 years of clinical experience using homeopathy as bio-regulatory medicine. The synergistic combination of ingredients in SHAPE ReClaimed, along with our total wellness program, has astounding transformative health benefits. The result, in addition to weight loss, is a re-energized, revitalized you! READ MORE
Pulsed Electromagnetic Frequency (PEMF) Therapy
The Bemer PEMF mat is designed to improve circulation thereby supporting the body’s natural self-regulating processes. Blood is the body’s universal means of transport. Oxygen, nutrients, chemical messengers (e.g. hormones) and immune cells are all transported through our blood. Only when all of our bodies cells, tissues, and organs are adequately nourished and all metabolic waste products removed, can we be healthy and productive, and our bodies function properly. BEMER can stimulate healthy muscles in order to improve and facilitate muscle performance and temporarily improve local circulation – in just 8 minutes twice a day. The BEMER is approved as a Class II medical device by the FDA for the following indications:
- Improved circulation & cardiovascular health.
- Improved nutrient supply to all of the body’s tissues.
- Optimized physical fitness, endurance & strength.
- Better recovery from sport & activity.
- Higher energy levels.
*Ask our staff about renting a BEMER mat! Typical rental period is 2 weeks.