Dr. Eldred B. Taylor
Eldred Taylor, M.D. is a well-known, dynamic speaker and expert on Holistic Functional and Anti-Aging Medicine. Dr. Taylor is the President of the American Functional Medicine Association, a national non-profit organization, which educates healthcare providers and the public on functional (holistic) medicine.
He is the co-author of two must-read books, Are Your Hormone Making You Sick? and The Stress Connection, and also a sought-after radio and television personality who has been featured in local and national publications.
Dr. Taylor, a board-certified holistic doctor, received his Bachelor of Science degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He earned his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. He served as Assistant Clinical Professor at Emory University School of Medicine for many years. As the medical needs of his medical practice grew so did the educational needs for Dr. Taylor who later completed extensive post-medical graduate training in Functional, Integrative, and Anti-Aging Medicine for the treatment of men and women. Dr. Taylor is one of the first physicians trained and certified in the United States to perform GAINSWave shockwave acoustic therapy for the treatment of ED.
Expert and Pioneer
Dr. Taylor is considered to be a pioneer of bio-identical hormone replacement and functional medicine for men and women. As an internationally known medical lecturer and leading expert on functional medicine, Dr. Taylor has helped forge the integration of bio-identical replacement into conventional mainstream medicine practices. To date, Dr. Taylor has provided over 1000 hours of continuing medical education on functional and anti-aging medicine to healthcare practitioners. Before co-founding the American Functional Medicine Association, he served for many years as a faculty member for the Academy for Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) and the Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Functional Medicine where he taught basic and advanced hormone replacement to thousands of healthcare practitioners. Dr. Taylor has extensive and specialized training and experience in intravenous (IV) nutritional therapy for the treatment of chronic diseases and conditions that benefit from IV nutritional therapy. IV therapy allows the delivery of much higher therapeutic doses of vitamins that cannot be tolerated orally. He also specializes in BHRT pellet implantation for men and women.
Dr. Ava Bell-Taylor
Ava Bell-Taylor, M.D. is a holistic doctor with a focus on functional (wellness), integrative, and non-invasive cosmetic medicine. Combining functional medicine with her knowledge of conventional medicine enabled Dr. Bell-Taylor to help many patients suffering from depression, anxiety, insomnia, attention-deficient, dementia, and eating disorders. She specializes in functional medicine with a special emphasis on how hormone disorders, environmental factors, lifestyle choices, and nutritional deficiencies contribute to mood, anxiety, sleep, chronic fatigue, obesity, and chronic medical illnesses.
Dr. Bell-Taylor was one of the first physicians trained and certified to perform (FemiWave for women for vaginal and bladder rejuvenation. She has extensive experience and post-graduate training in non-invasive cosmetic medicine. Her philosophy is “We treat the body from the inside out realizing that they are inseparable in achieving overall body health”.
Ava Bell-Taylor, M.D., originally from Atlanta, Georgia, received her Bachelor of Science degree from Spelman College. She later received her medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine. After completing an internship in Family Practice at Floyd Medical Center in Rome, Georgia, and she later completed a residency at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Bell-Taylor has extensive post-graduate medical training in Functional, Integrative, Aesthetic, and Anti-Aging Medicine. She is certified in Functional and Integrative Medicine.
Drs. Eldred Taylor and Ava Bell-Taylor are the co-authors of the must-read books, “Are Your Hormones Making You Sick? A Woman’s Guide to Better Health” and “The Stress Connection: Understanding How Stress Makes You Sick“.
Their books are available in all major bookstores, and online through Amazon.com and Barnesandnoble.com. “Are Your Hormones Making You Sick?” addresses hormone imbalances, which lead to health problems and premature aging.
The Taylors not only address male and female sex hormone problems but also specialize in treating adrenal, thyroid, and other hormone disorders of all ages.
Their second book, “The Stress Connection” gives an overview of how chronic stress is associated with most medical illnesses and doctor’s office visits. Understanding the effects of stress is pivotal in diagnosing and treating many medical illnesses that are oftentimes overlooked and misdiagnosed. This book details how to identify dysfunction caused by stress and natural ways of addressing these problems.
Functional Medicine Experts
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