Blending Conventional and Functional Medicine to treat chronic skin conditions, prevent skin cancers, and rejuvenate the skin.
Eczema is not something you have to live with. Did you know that environmental and food allergies can be contributing to your itching? By digging deeper we can find your triggers.
Psoriasis is an autoimmune condition that causes red scaling plaques on the skin. By decreasing inflammation in your body, you can stop the immune system’s attack.
Both adults and teens deal with this. Don’t let embarrassing acne keep you from enjoying your life. Often poor diet, stress, and unbalanced hormones can contribute to those red pimples. Find balance and heal your skin.
Alastin Skin Care
ALASTIN Skincare® formulates products with TriHex Technology, a proprietary blend of active peptides and botanicals specifically engineered to work with the skin to clear out old collagen and elastin proteins that have been damaged by sun exposure and aging while supporting the skin’s natural ability to produce new collagen and elastin.
Microneedling is a unique treatment that stimulates the induction of collagen for smoother tighter skin. This in office procedure is great for treating acne scars, wrinkles, and pigmentations. Add on PRP (platelet rich plasma) to amplify your results.
Injections are now available at VFM. Neuromodulators and dermal fillers are used to soften frown, forehead, and smile lines. Offering advanced injection techniques with a gentle touch.
PRP Hair & Skin Rejuvenation
Platelet Rich Plasma is an amazing technology involving drawing a sample of blood, separating the plasma from the red blood cells, then injecting it into the scalp to restore hair growth or into the skin for facial rejuvenation. Can be used during microneedling as well.
Erin Bishop FNP-C, GNP-BC, DCNP
Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner
Erin is the owner and sole practitioner at Vitality Functional Medicine. She holds multiple board certifications including Gerontological Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner. She also has received extensive training in Functional Medicine through IFM (Institute for Functional Medicine). She has completed all 7 Intensive Modules and in December 2017 was awarded IFMCP (Institute For Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner) status after passing her certification exam and case study.
Erin first started working as a Nurse Practitioner in a conventional Primary Care office in 2006, then went on to work for a hospitialist group seeing the acutely ill hospitalized patients. She eventually went back to the office setting specializing in dermatology. It was there that she first started incorporating Functional Medicine into her care with patients with chronic skin issues such as psoriasis, eczema, and acne. Erin decided to open Vitality Integrative Skin Clinic in 2017 and specialize in patients with chronic skin issues, prevention and treatment of skin cancers, and aesthetics to better serve her patients and to give the care she believes truly will help them at the source.
This is a small family owned and operated practice, which allows for longer appointment times and individualized care.
John is the office manager and also assists with facilitating patient care. After owning a successful business for over 20 years he decided to dedicate his time to helping Vitality Functional Medicine prosper. John is 200 RYT certified through the Yoga Alliance. He has also received special training in chair assisted yoga for those that can not get on the ground. A strong believer in the healing power of mediation, John practices it daily and loves to share methods for helping other people incorporate it into their daily lives.
John is a South Florida native, but has always had a desire to move to the mountains where he says he feels like a kid again. Besides yoga, he enjoys hiking, mountain biking, skate boarding, kayaking and camping.