There are very few health conditions we cannot help. However, there are many other aspects that make a person a good candidate for care with Dr. Duquette so not all patients will be accepted. Dr. Duquette and his team will determine if you are a candidate for care based on the initial case review and then move forward with program receommendations. If you reside outside of central Illinois or Bloomington llinois, you can still become a patient with minimal required office visits.
No, Dr. Duquette does not prescribe or un-prescribe medications. When your condition improves, you may discuss stopping medications with the prescribing doctor as the need for treating the symptoms disappears.
Most medical doctors do not treat the functional causes of disease as we do. They, therefore, would have little knowledge of or reason to order these specialized tests.
Functional Medicine is not covered by any insurance carrier. An itemized statement of services can be used for tax deductions or HSA's.
It varies due to individual patient findings. After a thorough review of your case, Dr. Duquette and his staff will determine the course of care for your specific needs and go over the time and cost with you prior to starting the program. Initial consultation and office visit are always at no charge.