Have you heard of functional medicine, but have no idea what it is? Have you considered visiting a holistic practitioner? Well, before you do, you owe it to yourself to fully understand what functional medicine is about and what a functional medicine doctor can do for you. And once armed with that knowledge, you’ll wonder why you waited so long! Think of functional medicine as the big picture of health. It uses a systems-oriented approach to examine the intricate relationships of your body, mind, and health.