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Functional medicine is a kind of Western alternative medicine that is unrelated to conventional, biomedical approaches. In this video Dr. Patrick Hanaway talks about the values and philosophies of functional medicine. He focuses on the importance of listening and taking your time when talking to patients. The functional approach involves looking at the patient as a whole person rather a disease. The goal is to heal, ‘or make whole’, the person that is being treated, and to do so by identification of the root causes of their symptoms.

At Angeles hospital ‘Functional Oncology’ is as an . Many of the philosophies outlined above are used and we have had an excellent survival rate compared to traditional cancer treatment. To discover more please get in touch using the contact form on the right.