Welcome to my Practice
As an MD trained in Functional Medicine I have worked with patients to assess their current health status and to find a personal self healing plan. My main focus is digestive disease. This is my focus because the gastrointestinal tract is the main way our body is exposed to the environment. What we ingest and how our bodies break it down - has an enormous impact on how our mind and body function.
Functional Medicine Consultation and TreatmentOnce you decide to investigate natural ways to treat disease and practice disease prevention, I am ready to go in depth into your past and your current health challenges. I will have you fill out an in depth history and physical. I will review you past lab testing.
SupplementsIn the modern world even if we eat very well with fresh organic fruits and vegetables, and quality meats and proteins most of us could benefit from individualized supplement support. The quality of our soil and poor farming practices have lead to fruits and vegetables that are much lower in vitamin content then 20 years …
"Dr. Ann Rickert is extremely confident in her field and has helped me overcome some chronic health issues that I had not been able to overcome. She continues to work with me in a compassionate but serious manner. I am mostly impressed with the customized program that I felt was truly in my best interest. I giver her a 5 out of 5 STARS"!Judi
I am impressed with Dr. Ann's knowledge and skill in using nutritional response testing. Having been exposed to many healthcare practitioners over the years I can say with confidence, Dr. Ann has mastered this tool; using it to provide a detailed analysis of organ function - even with just one visit! I highly recommend her !Dr. Faith
"At the beginning of 2017, I found myself immersed in a wrath of perplexing emotions. Unsure of where to begin, I fortunately landed in the hands of Dr. Rickert. Through lifestyle modifications, diet, meditation, exercise and supplementation, I am now of serene peace and happiness. Not only can I attest to the effectiveness of Dr. Rickert's work but to the empowerment that I felt as I began to heal. Dr. Rickert has been incredibly supportive throughout my transformation and never once did I feel alone. She listened to me and met me where I WAS and encouraged me along the way"!Brittany