About Regina Forster, M.D. with Gateways to Integral Health in Lexington, Kentucky
Regina Forster, M.D.
Regina Forster, M.D. is specialized in Functional Medicine and Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy.
She practices a safe, effective and reliable medical model to protect your health as you age. This involves restoration of hormones to optimal levels with comprehensive medical supervision.
Dr. Forster graduated from Eberhardt-Karls-University Medical School in Tuebingen, Germany and completed a Residency in Family Medicine at University of KY in Lexington, KY. She is board certified in Family Medicine.
She spent 10 years in a high volume emergency department in the Lexington area in Kentucky.
She is continually expanding her expertise in anti-aging and functional medicine to stay on top of this rapidly evolving field about health, exercise and the aging process.
Certifications & Memberships:
- Member and Fellow of the American Academy of Anti-Aging
- Regenerative and Functional Medicine
- Member of the World Society of Anti-Aging Medicine
- Member of the Institute for Functional Medicine
- Advanced Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Certification
Dr. Forster has completed the ABHRT Certification program developed by WorldLink Medical. The Advanced Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Certification is an advanced level of training that provides physicians and healthcare practitioners with the education, assessment and credence needed to practice cutting edge Hormone Replacement Therapy. World-renowned bioidentical hormone replacement and thyroid treatment expert Dr. Neal Rouzier taught the rigorous training course, which trained participants in advanced practices and cutting edge techniques in Bioidentical HRT.
Andreas Schmitz, Ph.D.
Andreas Schmitz, Ph.D. received his training and certification to practice Health Coaching at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and the Institute for Psycho-energetic Integration.
He currently continues advanced medical and nutritional studies with many other medical practitioners world wide through The Institute for Functional Medicine.
Andreas Schmitz practices the principles of Functional Medicine and Functional Nutrition.
The focus of functional medicine is on patient-centered care, promoting health as a positive vitality, beyond just the absence of disease.
By listening to the patient and learning his or her story, the practitioner brings the patient into the discovery process addressing the individual’s unique needs.
His focus is to support you in finding your personal solution to achieve your Health and Life goals and remove any internal obstacles like self-limiting beliefs. Optimal health and healthy aging using lifestyle and nutrition are main areas of his interest.
Andreas Schmitz has a broad science background with a master of science and Ph.D. in chemistry.