Have mental or physical symptoms and want to find out what is causing them? We practice integrative and functional medicine which involves detecting biochemical imbalances through sophisticated laboratory testing. Our functional medicine approach involves identifying core imbalances which affect the brain and body network. We realize that there is no separating the brain and the body. What affects the body affects your brain.
Valerie Balandra ARNP or Dr. Dave Scheiderer are available for telephone consultations for those that are unable to come to our Sarasota. FL office. Discuss your health condition, supplements, medication regimen, which tests to order, or review testing done in the past. Each has over 20 years of functional medicine, natural and mental health experience to get you on the track to good health. Choose 20, 30 or 60 minute consultation times.
Here are a few of the conditions we specialize in:
Depression, Schizophrenia, Panic Attacks, Mood Swings
Heavy Metal Toxicity
Food Allergies and Sensitivities
Leaky Gut, Gastrointestinal issues
Here's Dr. Dave talking about Depression and Integrative Psychiatry.
Valerie Balandra ARNP, BC is board certified as a psychiatric nurse practitioner as well as a holistic health practitioner. She has been practicing in the field of psychiatric nursing for over twenty years. Valerie takes a functional medicine approach, finding the cause of your problems not just treating your symptoms.Her areas of expertise are psychopharmacology, adrenal fatigue, natural treatments for depression, anxiety, and mood. She has been utilizing neurotransmitter testing and targeted amino acid therapy to identify and treat neurotransmitter imbalances in her full-time practice since it's inception. She has written numerous articles on natural cures for depression and anxiety and was interviewed on that topic on a national radio health program. NEI Certified, Voted favorite mental health and holistic practitioner!
Dr. Dave is a board certified medical doctor in neurology and psychiatry. He has advanced training in the field of functional medicine and nutritional treatments. Dr. Dave specializes in Psycho-Neuro-Immunology (PNI), a relatively new approach to Diseases of Civilization including most mental disorders. The theory behind PNI is that life and its attendant stressors, combined with your unique genetic endowment and early life experiences, cause progressive imbalances among multiple physiological systems: neurotransmitters, hormones, growth factors, metabolic parameters, and immunity.
30 Minute Consultation: $150.00 with Dr.Dave.
20 minute consultation: $70.00 with Valerie.
About the Manufacturer
The IP Formula line provides quality brain nutrition at affordable prices. Our line of brain vitamins, amino acid supplements, and omega 3 fatty acids help to increase brain function and stabilize mood and weight issues by supplying the brain food that is not being supplied or absorbed from your diet.
All of our brain nutrition products are manufactured in a state of the art and NNFA GMP Certified production facility. Our goal is to provide the highest quality nutritional supplements at prices that are affordable.
We guarantee that our products meet label potency, are void of all toxic metals or microbial contaminants, and are made in a hygienic environment, our herbals are authentic and active, and a standard operating procedure (SOP) is in use for all aspects of production.