Dr. Cruikshank believes preventive medicine is vital to a healthy lifestyle. Through physical exams and extensive lab testing, he can find much needed solutions too many health related problems. Based on your needs, Dr. Cruikshank provides a program based on your evaluations, your progress, and your goals.
Through alternative medicine services and nutrition consultation, the conditions he treats include asthma, hormonal imbalances, diabetes, obesity, erectile dysfunction, exercise assessment, heart and vascular disease, obstructive sleep apnea, osteoporosis, and thyroid disorders.
Dr. Stephen Cruikshank attended medical school at Wake Forest University and completed his residency at the University of Iowa. After 27 years in conventional gynecology and performing reconstructive pelvic surgeries, he retired. "Retirement was not fun for me, so I followed my long sought after passion," Dr. Cruikshank said. He completed two fellowships: The American Board of Anti-Aging / Regenerative Medicine (ABAARFM) and Integrative and Holistic Medicine (ABIHM). He is also a fellow of of Integrative Cancer Therapy (ICT). He moved back to North Carolina to open Functional Integrative Medicine practice. Aiming for better health is easy when you partner with him. Dr. Cruikshank's team will answer any questions and provide you with an individualized plan as you work toward optimal health.