Bernarda Zenker, MD
Dr. Bernarda Zenker, MD is a Board-Certified Family Physician through the American Academy of Family Medicine, and Board-Certified in Integrative Medicine. She is certified Functional Medicine Clinician through the Institute for Functional Medicine. Dr. Zenker desires to empower clinicians with knowledge for identifying root causes and finding solutions to chronic health problems. She utilizes nutritional supplements and diet recommendations to assist traditional medicine in the treatment and prevention of chronic diseases. Some areas of specific focus are preventing age-related memory loss, detoxification of toxins, increasing neurotransmitter levels when needed, and reestablishing gastrointestinal health.
To her 20 years of family practice experience using traditional medicine, Dr. Zenker has added expertise in non-Western alternative, nutritional, and complementary treatment of chronic diseases. To find answers for patients, she assesses Micronutrient levels, Neurotransmitter levels, Methylation genetic profiles, Hormone measurements, Heavy Metals, Mycotoxins, Enviromental Toxins and Gastrointestinal function.
Dr. Zenker enjoys cooking with fresh herbs and gardening. She particularly likes sunrises and sunsets, watching the ocean or walking quietly in the woods. Her desire is to facilitate a deeper sense of joy, peace and gratitude within others.
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Functional Medicine Certification, Institute For Functional Medicine.
Fellowship, Integrative Medicine ◆ University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Physicians Leadership College ◆ University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
Residency in Family Medicine ◆ University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
Doctor of Medicine ◆ Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, LA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing ◆ Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, LA