What I Do
Comprehensive history with treatment recommendations, including exercise and nutritional advice, on initial consultation.
Diagnostics including insurance-covered laboratory testing in addition to genetic testing and functional medicine lab evaluations.
Review of evidence-based alternatives to medication with interventions that focus on improving gut health, stabilizing hormones, and reducing systemic inflammation.
For a limited time, we are now offering free 10-15 minute phone consultations for prospective new patients. Please note that these free consultations are for prospective patients who are willing to travel to Belmont, California for subsequent in-person follow-up visits. To schedule your free consult with Dr. Lara, call us at 650-592-1229 or use the form below to request your free consultation.
The initial intake evaluation lasts 50-75 minutes at Dr. Lara's clinic in Belmont. At the end of this initial evaluation, you will receive personalized treatment recommendations in the areas of diet, exercise, supplementation, and, if warranted, medications. Additional functional medicine or genetic testing may also be requested at this time.
Follow-up visits typically last 25 minutes and occur at intervals of anywhere from 2 weeks to 3 months, depending on the complexity of your case.
Dr. Lara sees male and female patients aged 21-65 for in-person appointments at his office located in Belmont, California. At this time, we do not accept Medi-Cal patients.
Dr. Lara offers long distance virtual consultations to established patients who are able to travel to the office for the initial intake evaluation and for occasional follow-up visits. Dr. Lara is not able to offer clinical advice over email.