Frequently Asked Questions

Functional medicine differs from conventional medicine in that functional medicine focuses on addressing the root cause of illness instead of prioritizing symptom management. For more information, head to our Functional Medicine page.

The Healthplex is located at 100 Marshall Street Benwood WV 26031. Benwood is located south of Wheeling along the Ohio River.

No, we do not accept insurance. We’ve made this decision in order to keep costs affordable and consistent. Instead of spending money on a large insurance administration team, we pass on those savings to you, the client. An HSA may cover certain services, and you will need to speak with your provider to confirm.

At The Healthplex, we specialize in optimizing health and treating complex chronic conditions. Specifically, we can help you with

  • Digestive issues
  • Joint pain and inflammation
  • Hormone imbalances
  • Weight loss
  • High toxic load
  • And much more

Reach out to our team about a specific condition, and we can let you know how functional medicine can help.

Functional medicine is not a quick-fix solution. Every treatment plan is unique, so there is no way to guarantee results in a specific amount of time. However, many clients start seeing results quickly because we focus on correcting unhealthy lifestyle choices and implementing good habits.

Functional medicine treatments are generally very safe for clients. Our approach prioritizes natural interventions, which means you won’t be exposed to experimental pharmaceuticals, unproven technologies, or invasive surgeries. Of course, we will always check to make sure your treatment plan is safe for your specific diagnoses.

Functional medicine is practiced by leading doctors and researchers. Here at The Healthplex, our team is constantly staying up to date on the latest breakthroughs and applications. If you would like to learn more about functional medicine, we recommend visiting the Institute for Functional Medicine website.