Case Studies in Management of the Menopausal Patient

Presented by Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

Description

Case history presentations are effective in illustrating the process of applying therapeutic ranges in treatment. In this webinar, Dr Pamela W. Smith will review case histories to assist the clinician in better understanding the clinical relevance of therapeutic ranges for the sex hormones, including estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone, plus the adrenal hormone, DHEA.

Dr. Smith will discuss how to approach dosages for menopausal women on natural prescription hormone therapy. Emphasis will be placed on new treatment modalities relating to adrenal dysfunction in order to cultivate a better understanding of the interplay and balance between adrenal hormones and sex steroid hormones.

Webinar objectives:

  1. Learn the average amount of estrogen, progesterone, testosterone, and DHEA that women make naturally
  2. Review case histories and discuss prescribing techniques for menopausal hormone therapies
  3. Examine the importance of hormonal balance between sex hormones and adrenal hormones

Keywords: bio-identical hormone therapy – hormone balance – hormone case studies

Pamela W. Smith, MD, MPH, MSPamila W. Smith, MD, MPH, MS

PAMELA WARTIAN SMITH, MD, MPH, MS spent her first twenty years of practice as an emergency room physician with the Detroit Medical Center and then the next sixteen years as an Anti-Aging/Metabolic Medicine specialist. She is a diplomat of the Board of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Physicians and is an internationally known speaker and author on the subject of Metabolic, Anti-Aging and Functional Medicine. She also holds a Master's in Public Health Degree along with a Master's Degree in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine. She has been featured on CNN, PBS, and many other television networks, has been interviewed in numerous consumer magazines, and has hosted two of her own radio shows. She is a regular contributor for Fox News Radio.

Dr. Smith is currently the Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine and the founder of The Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine. Dr. Smith is also the co-director of the Master's Program in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine at the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida. She is the author of the best-selling books, "HRT: The Answers," "Vitamins Hype or Hope," "Demystifying Weight Loss," "What You Must Know About Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs & More," "What You Must Know about Women's Hormones," "Why You Can't Lose Weight," and "What You Must Know About Memory Loss and How You Can Stop It." Her newest book: "What You Must Know About Thyroid Disease," is due out this fall.

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