Anti-aging doctors focus on treating the body at the microscopic, cellular, and biochemical levels. Anti-aging physicians find and treat the cause of disease, and not simply prescribe medication to mask disease symptoms.
Similarly, are anti-aging doctors legitimate?
In fact, anti-aging isn’t a specialty that’s recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties, meaning doctors can’t officially be board-certified in it. Yet it has its own professional society, the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M).
People also ask, how do I become an anti-aging doctor?
What It Takes To Become A BodyLogicMD Physician
- Physician must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in a clinical field that requires patient contact and in good standing with their associated college.
- Physician must complete the Fellowship for Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine.
What vitamins to take to look younger?
Vitamin D is one of the best vitamins for your skin, along with vitamins C, E, and K. Making sure you get enough vitamins can keep your skin looking healthy and youthful.
The first wave of a new class of anti-aging drugs have begun human testing. These drugs won’t let you live longer (yet) but aim to treat specific ailments by slowing or reversing a fundamental process of aging. The drugs are called senolytics—they work by removing certain cells that accumulate as we age.
A doctor will examine your medical history before therapy. You will undergo blood tests to assess HGH (and IGF-1) levels. Hgh is available only by prescription in the U.S.
Sinclair tracks his biomarkers regularly and takes vitamin D, vitamin K2, and aspirin. And he takes three other substances each morning: resveratrol, NMN, and metformin, a diabetes drug currently being studied for its potential anti-aging effects.
Such concierge care does not come without cost: The initial evaluation and lab work run $4,000 — and Cenegenics does not accept insurance. In addition, patients pay a monthly “consultation fee” that varies, depending upon the specifics of their treatment plan; it averages between $700 and $1,000.