Speak directly with our Walsh-trained physician to confirm the best approach for your unique situation.
Treat Depression Naturally
Second Opinion Physician is an online telemedicine practice that consults with patients and their physicians to identify and treat depression and mood disorders per the Walsh nutritional approach.
Nutrient Role in Brain Function
According research and teachings of William Walsh PhD., of the Walsh Institute, most persons with depression and other mood disorders exhibit one or more of the 'Five Biotypes of Depression.' And many are successfully treated with supplementation.
Biotype Testing and Consultation
In using this site, individuals may order a lab panel and physician consultation to address the possible cause and best remedy to improve neurotransmitter function, naturally.
Functional Medicine Care
For the best success, a follow-up care plan will consider health history and the role played by diet, digestion and lifestyle. The body performs best by improving oxidative stress, hormone balance, cellular metabolism and inflammation.
Second Opinion Physician is a telemedicine medical practice developed as a resource to patients and doctors seeking access to the Walsh recommended lab testing and supplement protocols for treating depression, anxiety and the range of mood and congnitive disorders.
On this website patients may order labs directly either as complete or partial panels in order to determine the nutritional status that underlies their particular mood or cognitive condition. If requested, a Biotype Report and Consultation may be had with Dr David Epstein.
Schedule a no-charge consultation with David Epstein, D.O.
Before spending money on Walsh Panel testing, or a medical Consultation it is advisable to consider other factors that may limit success of this protocol. I have seen many patients and witnessed tremendous success with the Walsh Protocol. Among those, I treated a teenage girl, hospitalized with severe psychosis, return to school in 5 days […]
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Why MTHFR genetic test and therapy with methylated folates is not advisable for treating undermethylated persons with depression or other mood disorders. MTHFR genetic test is a predictor of one element of methylation biochemistry. But persons who are undermethylated also have low serotonin. And folic acid lowers serotonin in the brain by increasing teh expression […]