We understand that everyone is unique, and we strive to create individualized plans tailored to each patient’s needs. We take the time to get to know our patients and ensure that our treatments are tailored to their specific goals. With Astra Clinic, you can expect personalized care and lasting results.
What is Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?
Biote is a form of bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) that uses natural hormones to bring the body back into balance. It works by replacing or supplementing hormones that are no longer produced in sufficient amounts by the body due to age, lifestyle choices, or health conditions. As we age, our bodies naturally start to reduce the amount of hormones like testosterone and estrogen that they produce.
With Biote, we are able to formulate and customize for each individual patient, meaning it can be tailored to meet their exact needs. Because it is natural, it doesn't have the same risks of side effects as other treatments and can be safely used long-term. So whether you're looking for help managing your menopausal symptoms, dealing with fatigue or low libido, Biote may be the answer! It has helped countless patients find relief from their health issues and live a happier life. So why not consult with your primary care provider and see if BHRT is right for you?
The importance of Hormone Balance
Hormone balance is essential for overall health and well-being. Hormonal imbalances occur when there is too much or too little of a hormone in the bloodstream. When our hormones become imbalanced, we can experience symptoms like mood swings, weight gain, fatigue, low libido, and sleep disturbances. By restoring the body's natural hormone balance with BHRT, these symptoms can be managed effectively without the need for synthetic medications or surgery. Additionally, it has been found to help reduce the risk of certain chronic diseases like diabetes, heart disease, and cancer.
Biote is an effective treatment for restoring hormone balance and optimizing health. With customized formulations specifically tailored to your individual needs, you can get the relief you need without the potential side effects associated with other treatments. And because Biote works with your body's own hormones, it can help you enjoy a healthier, more balanced life. So if you're looking for relief from symptoms related to hormone imbalance, Biote has you covered.
Hormone imbalance Symptoms for women:
- Mood swings
- Weight gain
- Low libido
- Irregular menstrual cycles
- Hot flashes and night sweats
- Vaginal dryness
- Hair loss or thinning hair
Hormone imbalance Symptoms for men:
- Decreased muscle mass and strength
- Erectile dysfunction
- Low libido
- Weight gain
- Decreased body hair and facial hair growth
- Enlarged breasts or breast tenderness
*These statements have not been evaluated by the food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Getting started with Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy
Getting started with hormone optimization is easy as setting up an appointment. Contact us today to discuss if you may be a good candidate for hormone optimization - you will fill out a simp;e health assessment and schedule bloodwork to evaluate your current hormone levels.
Your certified Biote provider will review your lab results with you and develop a personalized care plan based on your results and health goals. Most people see results after their first round of pellets; however, it may take up to two pellet insertions before experiencing their desired results.
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