Dr. Lisa Ballehr began her career as a radiologist specializing in interventional orthopedics and sports medicine surgery. She is a nationally recognized expert in the filed of professional athletics and advanced orthopedic diagnostics. Her journey into functional medicine began with her own genetic health issue. In the course of her treatment, she began to see power of functional mediicne, its connections to biphysics and biochemistry, Lisa's fields of interest in her undergraduate studies. Since radiology and functional medicine are both investigative fileds, looking to uncover the answers below the surface, Lisa was naturally drawn to functional medicine. She is a certified functional medicine practitioner actively practicing across multiple facets of functional medicine including cardiovascular and metabolic, immune, biotransformation, neurological and neuro-degenerative, hormonal and gastrointestinal.