What kind of clients does Carpathia Collaborative treat?

Women's Health And Hormone Balance
Our clinicians see many women who are dealing with hormonal changes and challenges from PMS, PCOS and mood swings to infertility, endometriosis, fibroids and menopause. We use a Functional approach addressing all systems of the body to be able to maximize your response with minimal hormones, and we only use Bio-Identical hormones rather than synthetic. We prescribe in a variety of forms from using standard pharmacy formulations, to specialty compounded ones. Including estrogen, progesterone and testosterone.

Chronic Health Condition
Many of our clients have visited a number of traditionally trained doctors with complex chronic symptoms yet they still don't' feel well and know another prescription Rx is not the answer. A whole systems, functional approach helps to get to and treat the root cause of conditions such as:

  • Autoimmune Thyroid issues such as Hashimoto's

  • Autoimmune and inflammatory conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, arthritis and chronic sinus infections

  • Mood disorders including depression, anxiety, and insomnia

  • Digestion and bowel issues such as IBS (irritable bowel syndrome), IBD (inflammatory bowel disease), gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD), reflux, constipation, and leaky gut syndrome

  • Diabetes, weight, insulin resistance and high cholesterol

  • Detoxification issues including migraines, mold and exposure to heavy metals and environmental pollutants

  • Fatigue and stress related issues such as chronic fatigue, adrenal fatigue and insomnia
  • Healthy Longevity Prevention and Optimizing Health
    Many people would to optimize their current and future health and would like guidance with the latest information on diet, lifestyle and nutrients to create healthy aging. Specialized functional nutritional testing can often pick up genetic needs for optimal nutrients to help create healthy cells and prevent or minimize the impact of commonly inherited disorders such as heart disease, diabetes and autoimmune issues, before they manifest. We help our clients learn that FOOD is MEDICINE!

    Holistic and Naturopathic Health
    Integrating conventional and alternative methods, Dr. Iratcabal, ND, a Functional Medicine Certified Naturopath, specializes in many modalities including acupressure, homeopathy, and a gentle Korean bodywork technique that addresses the whole person - body, mind, and spirit. She brings expertise in nutrition, natural medicine, herbs and non pharmaceutical approaches to wellness, including muscle testing.

    Chronic Pain and Injury Management
    Many of our clients choose to see Dr. Iratcabal for non-pharmacologic treatments of chronic pain, back issues and injury conditions. From cold laser, to acupressure, to a gentle Korean bodywork called Sugi, along with the critical importance of anti-inflammatory diet and nutrients, many of our clients have experienced significant relief of pain conditions and avoided surgery.

    Optimize Athletic Performance
    Dr. Iratcabal, a former elite athlete, can help both the casual athlete and those intent on the best performance of their life, optimize their peak states while avoiding injury.

    Functional Nutrition Consultations
    Do you know you are supposed to clean up your diet, but just don't know how? You know what NOT to eat, but you are having trouble figuring out what TO eat? You are a busy parent or on the road traveling and are trying to figure out how to feed your family in a healthy waya consultation with Gabrielle, our dietitian, can be of great value! Some clients just need some fine tuning of their diets and ideas of what and how to eat to maintain optimal health, along with getting educated about the deleterious roles of processed foods, GMO's. Others need help with an entire overhaul or learning about Paleo, anti-inflammatory, detoxification or vegetarian programs, and other approaches to eating for life.