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Autoimmune Diseases

In a healthy immune response, antibodies only attack foreign bodies such as viruses, cancer cells, and toxins. However, with autoimmune diseases, the immune system falters in distinguishing between friend and foe, leading to a scenario where antibodies may mistakenly attack healthy organs and tissues. Additionally, many autoimmune diseases cause chronic inflammation. Coping with an autoimmune disease becomes a daily struggle, gradually sapping both mental and physical strength. This makes it challenging for individuals to reclaim their optimal well-being and potentially accelerates the aging process.

There are also numerous signs and symptoms of autoimmune diseases, including:

  • Impaired vision
  • Skin rashes
  • Joint pain
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Muscle aches
  • Numbness and / or tingling in hands or feet
  • Trouble concentrating

There are many types of autoimmune diseases, including:

  • Grave Disease
  • Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Lupus
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Psoriasis / Arthritis
  • Sjogren’s Syndrome
  • Myocarditis
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Vasculitis
  • And others

Why Choose Us To Treat Your Autoimmune Disease?

Our mission is to help patients have a say in how they age so they can feel young and fit forever. We blend the best of western, eastern, lifestyle, naturopathy, wellness, and holistic practices. Our clinical director, Dr. Anita Wang, has extensive training and experience in all of them. Each has their strengths, and when those strengths are combined, Dr. Wang can help patients reach vitality and optimal health.

Reaching Vitality and Keeping It

When treating autoimmune diseases, our goal is to restore the patient to vitality—effectively managing the autoimmune disease and helping the patient to feel young and fit forever.

However, vitality is not a one-time achievement; it requires consistent maintenance. Our patients become valued members of our practice, benefiting from flexible membership plans tailored to their specific needs. The frequency of appointments can be adjusted based on individual progress.

We Work Well With Your Doctors

Medicine is collaborative, and sharing information is essential for you to reach vitality. We like working with your doctors – your primary care doctor and any other specialists you use. We become another specialist on your care team.

How We Work With Patients To Treat Autoimmune Disease

Here’s how we work with all new patients:

  1. Discovery call. We’ll learn your health history and see if we’re a good fit to help you. We’ll send you forms to complete and ask that you send us lab results from prior visits with your doctor.
  2. Consultation appointment. We’ll review your forms, do a physical exam and testing. Then we’ll offer an initial assessment, and we’ll discuss additional testing if needed. If there is enough information for an initial treatment plan we’ll give you one, otherwise we will need to await the testing results. We’ll also discuss the options we offer to join our practice as a member.
  3. Diagnosis. If you decide to join our practice, we’ll review your results from the consultation appointment in detail, and then offer a more detailed diagnosis and treatment plan that we collaboratively develop, which includes follow up visits to our office.
  4. Treatment. We start. We track progress. We recommend. We monitor. We celebrate progress. We adjust as we need to.

Getting Started

To get the process started, schedule a 15 min complimentary discovery call

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Ready to Finally Feel Better?

Anita Wang, MD, FACEP, is a board-certified medical doctor of 30 years

Feel better, look better, naturally without harsh prescriptions or complicated surgeries. Practicing Functional and Integrative Medicine allows her to help patients find optimal health and vitality through comprehensive health profiling and rebalancing. She has practiced at UCLA Medical, Eisenhower Medical Center, and as a team lead in China during the 2003 SARS outbreak with Doctors without Borders (MSF). As the founder and lead practitioner of Wellness, Longevity and Aesthetics, Dr. Wang speaks globally, advocating for natural preventive health, pelvic and muscular strengthening, and minimally invasive aesthetics skin tightening.