Ana Alegria

Ana Alegria

IFM Certified Practitioner IFM Certified Practitioner

Practice Information

  • Consultations Online
  • Consultations by Phone

Secondary Practice Location

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Information for Patients

From the practitioner: About My Practice

At the Functional Healing Clinic, we are dedicated to helping you achieve optimal health and vitality through a unique approach to medicine. Our focus is on identifying the root causes of illnesses and providing effective treatments.
Unlike the disease-centered approach commonly associated with conventional medicine, we take a broader perspective. Our comprehensive approach recognizes that the body functions as a complex system, where treating the whole person is essential for long-term health and vitality.
Our goal is to empower you to take an active role in your health journey and achieve optimal well-being.

From the practitioner: What Patients Can Expect

Patients can expect a calm and friendly environment, compassionate and empathetic care, timely and accurate information, effective communication, involvement in decision-making process, and respect for their cultural and personal values.

Medical Specialties

  • Acupuncture
  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Functional Medicine

Medical Conditions

  • Aging
  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Chronic Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression, Anxiety or Bipolar Disorder
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Female Disorders
  • Gluten Sensitivity
  • Hypertension
  • Infections (acute and chronic low-grade such as Lyme, Candidiasis etc.)
  • Male disorders
  • Mercury and Heavy Metal Toxicity
  • Metabolic Syndrome (pre-diabetes, insulin resistance)
  • Migraines and Headaches
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Thyroid, adrenal and other hormonal disorders
  • Weight or Metabolism concerns

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

Graduate School Education

Instituto Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar, University of Porto, Portugal

Professional Associations

General Medical Council (United Kingdom) - 6145828, Ordem dos Médicos (Portugal) - 41145

IFM Coursework

  • Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice
  • Bioenergetics (formerly Energy) Advanced Practice Module
  • Cardiometabolic Advanced Practice Module
  • Environmental Health (formerly Detox) Advanced Practice Module
  • GI Advanced Practice Module
  • Hormone Advanced Practice Module
  • Immune Advanced Practice Module