A leading expert in the effects of low hormone levels on the presence of adult onset diseases, Dr. Riegel is pleased to bring his talents to patients in and throughout the Corpus Christi, Texas, community. After years of experience in OBGYN, Dr. Riegel understands the dramatic effects natural hormone therapy can have on people’s lives and the importance of being able to provide this revolutionary technology directly to your home or office.
Medical science has made great strides in recent years discovering the link between how hormone levels and the prevalence of such age-related conditions such as high cholesterol, hypertension, Parkinson’s Disease, Alzheimer’s Disease, atherosclerosis, and even some types of cancer. When a patient undergoes bio-identical hormone therapy, they’re having hormones introduced to their body that are so similar to those produced naturally, the body is unable to tell the difference. The result is a decrease in the occurrence and effects of many of these adult-onset diseases.
The effects of women undergoing hormone replacement therapy include stronger bones, a decrease in hot flashes and night sweats, increased libido, an easier time losing weight, and a decrease in anxiety and depression.
Male patients receiving bio-identical hormone replacement have reported higher energy levels, a better libido, an easier time sleeping, an increase in the capacity to exercise, and improved muscle growth, among other benefits.