Country: United States
Location: Asheville, NC
Modality: Virtually
Specialties: Autoimmune Health, Cardiovascular Health, Diabetes/Metabolic Dysfunction, Digestion/GI Health, Hormones

Rachael PomatoCHC, CNS, FMHC, L.D.N.

AFMC Certified Practitioner

We are focused on supporting individuals with digestive imbalance, blood sugar imbalance, other metabolic imbalance, hormone imbalance (thyroid, sex hormones), immune imbalance (autoimmune), and fatigue via sustainable nutrition and lifestyle change.

AFMC Certified Practitioners Are Highly Qualified

Each practitioner showcased in this database has completed 620+ hours (approximately 2 years) of advanced, comprehensive training in functional etiology, physiology, and biochemistry in addition to their other health care credentials and has demonstrated hands-on experience using their knowledge in credible, case practice.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Functional medicine case mapping to connect a patient’s history, symptoms, nutrition, lab work, and lifestyle
  • An in-depth understanding of causal factors behind today’s most prevalent chronic diseases and imbalances
  • The impact food sensitivities and nutrition play in health and healing
  • Creation of individual healing strategies based on the patient’s unique needs, goals, and genetic makeup
  • Coaching clients on how to implement lifestyle changes for successful root cause resolution of disease and long-term maintenance
  • The Mind-Body connection
  • Targeted use of supplements to speed healing and maintain health
  • Empowering patients through education
  • Lab work analysis through the functional medicine lens (application varies by practice)
accredited functional medicine practitioners