Struggling with health concerns that conventional treatments aren’t making any better?
Tired of going from doctor to doctor, only to be prescribed even MORE medication?
Frustrated with taking pill after pill to mask your symptoms, without ever getting answers about the root causes of your conditions?
My name is Dawn Lovisa, and as a Registered Nurse and Family Nurse Practitioner for over 20 years, I’ve seen conventional medicine fail people just like you. Doctors are rushed, insurance-approved treatment options are limited, and ultimately you walk out of your quick visit disappointed that the best treatment always seems to be another drug.
As a functional medicine practitioner, I help people like you reclaim your health through a holistic approach — one that
you as an active participant rather than a passive patient.
Together, we find REAL solutions to restore your health so you can truly start living again.
Hello, everyone! I hope you've all been having a wonderful May. For the last few years, I've been working short-term, travel, assignments as a Family Nurse Practitioner in rural Montana, while I continue to study functional medicine and nutrition, and begin my...read more
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