Skip to main content
logo

REQUEST A CONSULTATION

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy vs Drugs and Medicine

Posted February 04, 2019 in Hormone Replacement Therapy

There are many benefits that come with age, including wisdom, patience, and understanding. Sadly, there are also downsides to having an aging body. As the years pass, your body is not able to produce some of the critical compounds that helped keep you looking young, healthy, and feeling energized and vital. Although hormone production decreases with age, Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy from Rejuvalife can help to restore the energy you had in your youth and enhance your overall health and wellness.

What is Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?

The hormones in your body control most of its functions, including appetite and metabolism, to immune response, sex drive, and moods. As you begin to age, the levels of hormones available in your body to control these functions begins to decrease. This can result in an array of unwanted side effects. Many men and women choose to treat these symptoms with hormone replacement therapy or HRT. Unlike traditional drug therapies, bioidentical hormones are derived from botanicals and are identical to the natural hormones created by your body.

What are the Benefits of Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?

Bioidentical hormones are man-made compounds created from plant estrogens which are chemically identical to the hormones found in your body. The use of bioidentical hormones as a part of hormone replacement therapy can help to restore your hormone levels to the level you enjoyed in your youth. This has multiple benefits in your overall wellbeing including:

  • Reducing the symptoms of menopause
  • Restoring skin elasticity, hydration, and clarity
  • Resolving sleep issues
  • Improving your weight loss or weight gain functions
  • Balancing mood swings
  • Increased heart health
  • Increased bone density
  • Helps you avoid memory loss

What is the Difference Between Bioidentical HRT and Traditional HRT?

Bioidentical hormones are different from traditionally prescribed hormones in that they biologically identical to the hormones naturally produced by your body. Rather than a standard dosage prescribed for everyone, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is customized to your own individual needs.

Additionally, since bioidentical hormones are identical to your own natural hormones, your body is able to metabolize them easier than the synthetic hormones of traditional hormone replacement therapy. To achieve superior improvement in your health and wellbeing, Dr. Berger will monitor your hormone levels to identify the most effective dose to alleviate your symptoms and help restore your youthful vitality.

Why is Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy a Better Option?

When bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is administered, the hormone receptors in your body readily recognize these hormones allowing your body to process them exactly as they would metabolize natural hormones produced by your body. When comparing this treatment to drug therapies, there is simply no contest. While synthetic hormones do offer some relief for managing the hormonal changes of life, they are much more difficult for your body to process and are not as bioavailable, effective, or safe for use.

How is Dr. Berger’s Approach Different?

Dr. Berger has worked with his patient for decades to help them achieve a better quality of life. He administers each of his anti-aging therapies using safe, effective methodologies which can slow the effects of aging, both on the surface and healing from within. Each patient is unique and, as such, each treatment plan prescribed by Dr. Berger is individually-crafted to bring you best the anti-aging results possible.

Why Should I Choose Rejuvalife for Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?

Dr. Andre Berger has been praised by Vanity Fair as a “Top Doc,” and is one of the most sought-after anti-aging experts in the Beverly Hills area. His passion for anti-aging medicine is immediately evident upon your first meeting with him, and his warm, caring demeanor will immediately put you at ease. Aging gracefully should not mean you sacrifice your youthful vigor and energy. Allow Dr. Berger to create a plan for your that will restore your energy and vitality to the levels you experienced in your youth.