What to expect during your first visit

Initial Consult - Functional medicine (60min) Your initial consult with Dr. Peter will be a time to discuss your health concerns, health history, and lifestyle in order to gain insight into the root cause and understand how your main concern(s) may be related to other symptoms you're experiencing. New client intake forms and information gathered during your session will be used to make personalized lifestyle, testing recommendations that will best help you reach your health goals. 

Initial Consult - Functional Medicine + Skincare (75min) Ideal appointment type someone who has skin concerns (i.e. acne, eczema, rosacea, melasma, or anti-aging) and wants enough time during the initial visit to discuss skin care in addition to their health concerns. Includes the components of an initial functional medicine consult plus:

  • Input on your current skincare regimen

  • Skincare product recommendations

 

Scheduling

Because an extended time slot is being reserved, payment in full is required to hold all initial appointments.

Please note: Initial consult fees are NON-REFUNDABLE

Cancellation Policy: As a courtesy to our team and other clients, please allow 48 hour notice for canceling and rescheduling appointments. 

Fees & Insurance

We are out-of-network with insurance plans, making it possible to offer extended visits, tele-health, and provide individualized recommendations.  We can provide an itemized receipt upon request that you can submit to your insurance company.  You may receive partial reimbursement for visits if you have coverage for nutrition or testing services subject to your out-of-network deductible. Please note we cannot assist with insurance claims. Please contact your insurance with any questions regarding reimbursement prior to your initial visit.

Payment Methods

  • Major Credit cards

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

  • Health Savings Accounts (HSA)

  • Payment plans

 

Before Your First Visit

You  will receive an email "Next Steps Before Your Appointment," directing you to complete new client forms in our secure portal.  Please complete them no later than 48 hours prior to your visit.  This will help to maximize your visit time with Dr. Peter. 

Clients Outside Illinois

Dr. Peter offers tele-health education consults to clients outside of Illinois who are having difficulty finding an expert in their area.  During these consults she can review medical history, lab results, and make recommendations to guide you in achieving your health goals.  

Supplements

Cost varies depending on your individual needs. Recommendations are individualized to each client. The manufactures selected are not regulated by the FDA but meet FDA quality standards. We do not condone high pressure sales. However we do recommend purchasing supplements internally to minimize variables in your wellness plan. Clients can access supplement recommendations and place orders online thru Fullscript, Wellevate, & Xymogen. Visit our online store.

Lab Testing

Initial recommended test(s) included in lifestyle programs.  Some tests may be eligible for partial reimbursement by your insurance company or applied toward your deductible.  

Foundational laboratory tests can be ordered thru our website here.