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Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine for Wellness

Wellness is defined as:

The quality or state of being healthy in body and mind, especially as the result of deliberate effort. It is an approach to healthcare that emphasizes preventing illness and prolonging life, as opposed to emphasizing treating diseases.

Woman meditating in park Dr. Senz is a Wellness Expert and her goal is to have our community reach optimal mind & body wellness. She approaches health from an inside out, proactive standpoint, providing holistic, natural and effective health strategies. If you are struggling with your health, it isn’t because your body has a deficiency in a certain medication or drug. The body has the innate ability to heal itself & achieve wellness, given it has the proper environment & tools. Dr. Senz has advanced training and specializes in:

  • Functional Medicine & Nutrition
  • Advanced Lab & Genetic Testing 
  • Women’s Health and Hormones
  • Thyroid Function
  • Autoimmune Conditions
  • Leaky Gut
  • Chronic Health conditions

Healthcare is Not One-size-fits-all

Our functional wellness evaluation and programs are individualized, tailored to your specific health needs & goals. Programs are based on where you are now in relation to where you want to be. With our holistic approach to your health, we help you improve your life by how you are eating, moving, feeling, sleeping and overall functioning.  Our goal is for you to achieve optimal “functional wellness;” we want you to be YOUR best & do all the things you want to do in life. Our programs are individualized but more importantly they are to hold YOU accountable. What gets measured gets managed; If you fail to plan, then you ultimately plan to fail.  We help to keep you accountable to your goals and motivated to push through the obstacles.  Life will always be “in the way”; we help you with strategies to overcome obstacles that would otherwise block your path to the health and body you want. Our Wellness Programs can address:

  • Weight Loss
  • Nutrition
  • Supplementation
  • Cholesterol Levels
  • Blood Sugar & Glucose Levels
  • Chronic Inflammation
  • Stress Reduction & Management
  • Hormone Imbalances

Programs are implemented and supervised by Dr. Senz, a Board Certified & Licensed Chiropractic Physician, Board Certified Naturopath, and Allison Occkial, Certified Fitness Trainer & Nutrition Specialist.

Vital Health Protocols

In our office we offer the Vital Health Protocols program, a comprehensive functional medicine approach to health. It includes a personalized assessment, health history, physiological biomarkers, advanced lab testing and metabolic typing. If you are interested in learning more about our services, please click the link here: Vital Health Protocols


Epigenetics is the study of our genes are expressed by our environment and lifestyle. Studies have shown that genes CAN be “turned on or off” by lifestyle! To learn more, click the link here: Epigenetics


We offer specialized genetic testing to look for metabolic type and any variants that can be linked to health issues. What is your APOE type? Click here to read: Eating for your Genes

Schedule Your Evaluation

We can help you achieve your goals, whether it is preventing a health crisis, maintaining your health, avoiding medication or turning your life around now. You can have better health without the use of dangerous drugs, medications or surgeries. There are natural, safe and effective solutions to your health concerns. Contact our Office today to set up your Functional Wellness Evaluation. CONTACT US »


Functional Wellness Painesville | (440) 639-1100