ServicesIntegrating Conventional and Complementary Medicine
Integrative Medicine Services Provided:
Dr. Gannage has extensive experience with nutrition for chronic conditions, including autism, ADHD, autoimmune conditions, IBS and IBD, allergy, respiratory illness, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and weight loss; and specialty diets, such as gluten-free, dairy-free, low histamine and others.
Doreen Hsu – Registered Dietitian
Doreen has been a Registered Dietitian for 14 years. She specializes in childhood nutrition and gut health for adults. She is passionate about helping families and individuals reach their health and nutrition goals. At Markham Integrative Medicine she is providing extra support to patients who require assistance with diet recommendations and meal planning. Her services are often covered by extended health insurance!
Functional medicine is a personalized approach to medicine that emphasizes identifying and addressing the root cause of disease. Dr. Gannage uses a functional medicine approach to address concerns and imbalances including (but not limited to) SIBO, dysbiosis, mitochondrial dysfunction, leaky gut, immune system dysregulation, oxidative stress, histamine intolerance, and inflammation.
After testing for heavy metals, chelating agents remove lead, mercury, arsenic, aluminum and cadmium, safely and effectively from the body when specific protocols are followed. Research shows chelation therapy can be beneficial and safe for patients with heart disease.
Nutrition & Herbal Supplementation
As part of your treatment plan, oral supplementation is specific to your long-term health goals, with careful consideration of drug-nutrient interactions as necessary.
Intravenous Nutrient Infusions
Infusions allow greater absorption and utilization of nutrients, especially when digestion and detoxification are impaired.
Specialty Lab Testing
In addition to basic bloodwork, specialty tests can provide valuable information regarding your hormones, heavy metal and toxin exposures, metabolism, cardiovascular health, food intolerances, digestive health and nutrient deficiencies.
Complementary Medicine for Cancer
Dr. Gannage provides adjunctive Complementary Medicine support for patients diagnosed with cancer, assisting the treatment process based on patient preference and available evidence, and in cooperation with standard Oncology recommendations.
Dr. Gannage is a well known leader in the field of autism and autism management, from an integrative medicine and nutrition perspective, with emphasis on environmental factors and gut health. He speaks nationally on the topic to health professionals and the public, and actively sees patients with ASD and ADHD daily in his Markham clinic. He is passionate about advancing the options for care for families living with autism, leading him to research extensively and develop science-based protocols for improving patient outcomes and quality of life.
Conditions We Treat
Conditions and concerns treated at Markham Integrative Medicine include but are not limited to the following:
➢Long Haul COVID
➢ Digestive issues
➢ Anxiety & depression
➢ Gluten sensitivity
➢ Chronic stress
➢ Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Fibromyalgia
➢ ADD & ADHD
➢ Histamine intolerance
➢ Mast Cell Activation Syndrome
➢ Autism Spectrum Disorder
➢ Nutritional deficiencies
➢ Autoimmune diseases
➢ Heart disease
➢ Skin Conditions
➢ Hormone Imbalances