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Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT)


Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy for achieving optimal wellness at Wisconsin Hormone Institute – In Milwaukee and serving Elm Grove, Mayfair, Wauwatosa, Brookfield, Green Bay and all surrounding areas

BHRTIf you are prepared to restore normal hormonal levels and reduce hormonal imbalance symptoms, contact Wisconsin Hormone Institute today. Dr. Kenneth Raskin is a professional hormone doctor specializing in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT). Establish if you have high testosterone or low testosterone levels, progesterone insufficiencies, or estrogen variations.

Whether you are living with symptoms of aging or more defined conditions such as menopause, perimenopause, andropause, or adrenal fatigue we offer a hormone treatment solution designed solely for you.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) vs. Conventional Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)

Initially, let’s answer the uncertainty of what are hormones? Hormones are the body’s vital chemical messengers. Traveling all the way through the bloodstream to the tissues and organs, hormones regulate mood, sexual function, metabolism, growth, and development. Even slight changes in natural hormone levels can have significant outcomes.

When these vital hormones become unstable, often due to the natural aging process, a mass of issues can arise. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is an effective and established solution to hormone imbalance.

Conventional hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is established on the practice of using synthetic hormones. Synthetic hormones are artificial, chemically-created hormones which are often patented. Therefore, treatment for every patient is indistinguishable and not custom-made to their specific needs.

On the other side of the spectrum are bioidentical hormones. Bioidentical hormones are hormones derived from plant sources and designed to have the same molecular structure as the natural hormones produced by the body. This identical structure ensures that bioidentical hormones fit into the body’s receptors flawlessly, initiating the same practical sequence as endogenous hormones, providing better-personalized hormone treatment results, and reducing the risk of side effects.

Selecting a more natural hormone regimen such as bioidentical hormone replacement therapy as opposed to a synthetic hormone replacement therapy offers patients a better overall bioidentical hormone experience with fewer hostile reactions and only mild side effects. Some of the most evident benefits of using bioidentical hormones include:

What Causes Hormonal Imbalance?

When hormone levels become imbalanced, either due to the aging process, toxic exposures, or a health condition, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is a viable solution for replacing hormones that the body is no longer able to produce on its own.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy for Women

Women who have reached perimenopause or menopause often deal with a myriad of uncomfortable symptoms related to hormone imbalance. During these transitions, levels can fluctuate substantially leading to high testosterone in women (low testosterone in women too!), estrogen dominance, progesterone deficiencies, and thyroid symptoms in women can become apparent as well. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy can restore natural hormone balance and women can expect some very positive and dramatic benefits such as:

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy for Men

Among men, the symptoms of hormone imbalance often occur slowly and are classically dismissed as signs of aging. The most common form of hormone insufficiency is low testosterone in men. Symptoms of low testosterone in men can emerge as hair loss, low libido, muscle loss, and fatigue. These signs of low testosterone begin to compile around midlife, robbing men of vitality and impairing health. Men are primarily affected by declines in testosterone that are a result of the aging process, but men may also experience similar symptoms due to fluctuations in cortisol or thyroid hormones. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy offers men the opportunity to restore natural hormone levels and experience numerous health and quality of life benefits, including:

Benefits of Bioidentical Hormone Therapy

Patients continue to report substantial improvements to their health and quality of life following bioidentical hormone treatment plans. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy addresses some of the inevitable conditions of aging, such as menopause and andropause, and the accompanying symptoms, including hot flashes, night sweats, weight gain, and fatigue. Men and women suffering from various forms of hormone imbalance, including thyroid disorder, insomnia, mood swings, and hair loss, benefit from a comprehensive treatment plan developed by a hormone doctor specially trained in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy practices.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy at Wisconsin Hormone Institute

Dr. Kenneth Raskin at the Wisconsin Hormone Institute has helped hundreds of men and women reclaim their youth, increase their vitality and feel healthier. Because helping his patients achieve optimal health is Dr. Raskin’s top priority, all cases are carefully assessed with advanced diagnostic lab testing and a thorough one-on-one consultation to determine the best course of treatment.

A comprehensive healing plan at Wisconsin Hormone Institute may include the latest medical therapies, like bioidentical hormone therapy, and lifestyle changes, including eating a balanced diet and increasing physical activity.

See what it feels like to live a balanced and vibrant life. Schedule a consultation at Wisconsin Hormone Institute today.

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