Integrative and Functional Nutrition (IFN) therapy is a leading-edge, evidence-based, systems biology approach to patient care that focuses on identifying root causes and imbalances to significantly improve patient health outcomes. This emerging medical nutrition model combines the very best of modern science, clinical wisdom and critical thinking. Our Integrative and Functional Nutrition Certified Practitioner will work with you to develop a therapeutic and individualized nutrition plan. Together, you will incorporate nutrition and lifestyle changes to help achieve improved health outcomes, in partnership with your medical team.
IFN therapy can address a variety of health conditions including:
- Gastrointestinal related disorders
- Women's health conditions
- Energy/mitochondrial related disorders
- Cardiometabolic conditions
- Immune disorders, including autoimmunity, multiple sclerosis, and others
- Endocrine – including thyroid, adrenals, sex hormones
- Behavioral health disorders
Options Through MD Save
CHI Health's partnership with MD Save could help you save up to 60% on nutrition services! HSA dollars can be used for voucher purchase; provider referral is required for appointment. See all MD Save options.
Meet Our Integrative and Functional Nutrition Certified Practitioner
Ellen Thomsen is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator who is passionate about helping people make lifestyle changes to feel their best. As an Integrative and Functional Nutrition Certified Practitioner (IFNCP™), Ellen works with patients to identify root causes and alter imbalances that improve health outcomes. She helps patients with a variety of health conditions and supports patients throughout their journey to better health.