Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, www.naturalnurse.com discusses healthy aging with Dr. Adonis Maiquez. Dr. Adonis is a board certified functional medicine doctor and Medical Director at the prestigious Carillon Miami Wellness Resort. He began his career as a Neurosurgeon specialized in the pituitary gland which controls hormone production and uses his knowledge in the application of hormone therapy for Healthy Aging. He is a member of the International Hormone Society skilled at using bio-identical hormones to restore body chemistry affected by menopause and an active member of the Institute for Functional Medicine.
Dr. Maiquez is known as Miami’s leading expert on Healthy Aging and has helped hundreds of patients to feel their best through his philosophy of modern medicine. He believes in the importance of treating the root cause of disease and not just prescribing medication to take care of the symptoms. The modern world is filled with pollutants, food additives, stress, and lack of physical activity that contribute to a decline in overall health. It is his life’s mission to help people everywhere to achieve healthy aging addressing the body, mind and spirit. His book is called: “MODERN MEDICINE FOR MODERN TIMES.”