Dr. David Minkoff’s Health Blog

Undiagnosed Lyme for 32 Years! – Optimum Health Report #378

Some of our patients have been suffering from undiagnosed Lyme for 32 Years!

When you watch the following video you will most likely cry. The story is so moving that our videographer did cry.

The combination of Lyme and mold toxicity can be devastating and in this patient’s case, made her appear to the medical profession and her family as if she was psychotic.

But she wasn’t. Her brain was toxic.

Watch the following video and if you or someone you know needs help, then call us. We can help.

Have a great week,

Dr. David I Minkoff, MD

A tick bite which causes Lyme Disease Borreliosis

Lyme Disease Borreliosis

Lyme disease is an infectious disease caused by three species of bacteria transmitted by the deer tick and quite possibly by mosquitoes, too.

Lyme Disease in Florida

Historically, Lyme disease outbreaks had thought to have been contained in the northeastern part of the US, but it is now recognized that Lyme disease in Florida is becoming a real problem.

Tick alert sign on a bench We efficiently treat Lyme Disease in Florida
A child in bed, suffering from Lyme disease

Lyme Disease in Children

Cases of Lyme disease are really on the increase throughout the US and 25% of all new cases reported are children. Lyme disease in children is most common in boys aged 5-9 years old.

Chronic Lyme Disease Symptoms

Patients whose Lyme disease goes undiagnosed for months or even years, run the risk of developing chronic Lyme disease symptoms which may include arthritis, fatigue and anxiety.

Lyme Disease can be treated with HOCATT therapy

Healthcare Champions

watch Dr Minkoff talk about Lyme disease on Healthcare Champions – a weekly show that airs on CW44 Tampa Bay.

Lyme Disease Causes & Solutions

Listen to Jonathan Landsman interview Dr. Minkoff on Natural Health 365 Talk Hour.

Patient Testimonial

“I came to see Dr. Minkoff in November 2017. I had been diagnosed with MS for years but never truly believed that was my true issue. After 8 years of fighting with this I came to see Dr. Minkoff. He has since correctly diagnosed me with Lyme disease. I have now been off all my MS meds for over one year! I feel better now than I have truly felt since before 2009. Everyone at LifeWorks has been awesome. I’m so thankful and blessed that I found Dr. Minkoff. I wish I had heard about all the great people and Dr. Minkoff years ago. Thank you all!” – Geni D

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.