Dr. David Minkoff’s Health Blog

Optimum Health Report #335

World Renowned Doctors are Using Ozone Therapy to treat various diseases

Greetings all!

We just got a massive success story that I wanted to share with you.
You can read it below. Just so you know, we actually do get results and we can help almost anyone recover their health.

Give us a try.

Have a great week.

Dr. David I Minkoff, M.D.

Lyme Testimonial

“I was 31 and a half years old and had suffered with Chronic Lyme Disease for over 9 years before the Lord providentially led me to LifeWorks Wellness Center. I had tried the Cowden Protocol, True Rife Light, the Vonner Protocol, and Teasel Tincture, (to mention a few remedies), and was still getting worse as time went on. (I do need to interject here, that some of the protocols did help for a while, but never gave lasting help.)

My physical presentation was not a pretty picture. I had gone from an energetic, healthy ER nurse to sitting in my rocking chair for a month at a time with only enough energy to breathe. One of the worst problems that the Lyme had caused me was to render several of my organs unable to function. I had terrible GI paralysis, had my gallbladder removed, thyroid disfunction, etc. from the awful Lyme Disease and its associated co-infections.

Doctors told me that there was no cure. If I had a good day to enjoy it, but otherwise… there was nothing that could be done. My condition deteriorated until I could no longer live by myself and take care of myself. I was paranoid, afraid, very weak, and my body was rejecting more and more foods.

Then came the news of Ozone Therapy for Lyme Disease, and a clinic that offered the treatment. I didn’t think I would be able to go to such a place as LifeWorks and receive treatment, but the Lord graciously provided, and I found myself on my way to my first appointment with Dr. Minkoff. I really didn’t know what to expect at that

appointment. Would Dr. Minkoff laugh at me? Would he also say that there was no cure… no hope… no help??? I struggled into his clinic with my box of supplements……..and WOW! What a difference at that first appointment!!! There was no stress, no pressure, no laughing…I didn’t even have to go all the way through my very lengthy medical history! And there Dr. Minkoff was telling me that I could get better!!!!!!!

At first, I did not believe him. He just didn’t really know me or my condition very well… maybe he was just trying to make me feel better… I was always that “abnormal, atypical” case that no one knew what to do with…

But he did know what he was talking about, and the Lord allowed him to really help me! Oh, how thankful I am for Dr. Minkoff and LifeWorks! The Lord allowed them to give me my life back!

The LifeWorks Difference:

  1. Dr. Minkoff does not get “lost” in symptoms and make you think you are crazy and suggest you see a phycologist (like other doctors do).
  2. The muscle testing (and other tests) get straight to the root of the problem.
  3. Dr. Minkoff only uses the best quality supplements, and has even formulated some of his own (which I enjoy taking every day).
  4. The muscle testing quickly finds which herbs/supplements your body is willing to work with. (For example – there might be 5 different herbs that have been clinically proven to be effective for XXX condition, but each person has individuality, and many times, my body would reject 4 out of the 5.) For years, I had taken things that were supposed to “cure” Lyme disease……..and got little results. When Dr. Minkoff found the herb that my body was willing to work with……the results were amazing!!!!
  5. Dr. Minkoff has found a homeopathic way to “turn of” the autoimmune part of the immune system. This treatment has made a huge difference in my path to healing!

The Lord allowed me to spend 9 months at LifeWorks receiving treatments and working through infections one at a time as they showed up. I’ve been home now for a year and a half (the Lyme and autoimmune have been in remission) and have just gone for a few checkups. I’m still working through adrenal fatigue, but as a whole, I am so much better than I have been over the past 10 years of treatments.

Thank You, Lord, Dr. Minkoff, and the very caring staff of LifeWorks for giving me my life back! I am so blessed!”

– Hannah C.

Dr. David Minkoff Speaks at The Arthritis Summit

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  • Nutritional advice and the role of the microbiome
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  • Infections and toxins that might be triggering symptoms
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  • Supplements and treatments that can truly be helpful
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The Arthritis Summit is online and free from October 9-16, 2017!

I’ll see you online at this educational summit!

Dr. David Minkoff, MD

Gastrointestinal Disorders

In adults, the Gastrointestinal (or GI) tract runs between 25-32 feet in length.  It begins in the mouth and travels all the way down through the body to the anus. The GI tract includes:

  • the oral cavity
  • esophagus
  • pharynx
  • small intestine
  • large intestine
  • stomach
  • rectum
  • anus

When food is swallowed, a series of muscles continuously contract which helps the food pass to the stomach and then to the colon.Diarrhea can occur if the muscles are working too quickly.  However, if the muscles are working too slowly then constipation may occur.  If the muscles go into any kind of spasm then you may have some pain, often in the form of cramps.  When these symptoms persist, many people consult a Gastroenterologist for an exam and testing, to determine the type of gastrointestinal disorder they may have. The most common gastrointestinal disorders include:

  • Leaky gut
  • Diverticulitis
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • GERD
  • Celiac disease

Click here to learn more about gastrointestinal disorders

At LifeWorks Wellness Center we offer safe, all natural gastrointestinal treatment for a variety of disorders.  Call today at (727) 466-6789 and ask to speak with our New Patient Scheduler.

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Patient Testimonial

“I wanted to say that all the staff here are so professional and compassionate with me. They made me feel welcome and could tell that they really care how I’m doing. I’ve made great steps towards healing and they all are a huge part of this process. I thank God for Dr. Minkoff and all the staff who have provided a door to walk through to regain my life again!”  – Kevin. L.

All the staff at LifeWorks Wellness Center are here to help our patients through their programs and guide them through their journey to better health.

We are so proud of all our patients with their hard work and commitment to following their programs.

Click here if you would like to write a success story on how LifeWorks has helped improve your health.

LifeWorks Accepts Care Credit
LifeWorks is happy to announce that we are now accepting CareCredit cards. For many people CareCredit can provide an easier way of financing you and your family’s healthcare needs*. For more information go to carecredit.com

*Subject to credit approval.

Doctor Fit and Fabulous Jaime Seeman, MD www.doctorfitandfabulous.com

The Fit & Fabulous Podcast

Dr. Minkoff recently spoke with Dr. Seeman on the Fit & Fabulous Podcast. On this episode, Dr. Jaime interviews Dr. David Minkoff. Dr. Minkoff is an alternative healthc...

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About Dr. Minkoff

Dr. David Minkoff graduated from the University of Wisconsin Medical School in 1974 and was elected to the “Phi Beta Kappa” of medical schools, the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Fraternity for very high academic achievement. He then completed both a Pediatric Residency and a Fellowship in Infectious Disease at the University of California at San Diego. He worked at the University of California and Children’s Hospitals in San Diego as an attending physician in infectious disease while conducting original research on Ribaviron, a broad spectrum anti-viral agent to fight disease. He also co-directed a neo-natal intensive care unit and worked in emergency medicine. In 1992, Dr. Minkoff’s attended a lecture by Dr. Jeffrey Bland, widely considered the father of functional medicine, during which he had a eureka moment, and began pursuing the alternative health field with a vengeance, studying under the most accomplished thought leaders on natural & integrative healing. In 1997 Dr. Minkoff and his wife set up a small clinic to help friends with their medical problems. What began as an experiment blossomed into LifeWorks Wellness Center, one of the most successful clinics for complementary medicine in the United States.