For over 15 years, Dr. Lalezar has been a leader in the practice of Functional and Holistic Medicine in Los Angeles, with emphasis on both conventional and alternative modalities. She is a family physician specializing in Functional Medicine and Anti-Aging.
Dr. Lalezar obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology with high honors from UCLA and attended medical school at Western university of Health Sciences, followed by a residency in Family Medicine at Medical College of Wisconsin. She is also trained in Osteopathy, Spiritual Psychology, Hypnotherapy, and Reiki.
Earlier in her career, Dr. Lalezar practiced at the Whitaker Wellness Institute and treated severe chronic illnesses such as uncontrolled diabetes, hypertension, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, coronary artery disease, Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, and hormone imbalance.
As LA's leader in Functional Medicine, Chelation and IV Therapies, Healthy & Vitality Center in unique in Southern California. Whether you are facing chronic, debilitating, complex or hard-to-diagnose health problems - we provide an intuitive and empathetic approach combined with the latest scientific insights to determine the true underyling causes of your condition. Then we tailor and deliver highly effective natural treatments to restore your health and youthful vitality - easily and gently. You'll enjoy breakthrough results that will rapidly transform your experience to a life filled with abundant energy, stamina, well-being and mental clarity!
Health & Vitality Center was founded by Dr. Shiva Lalezar, a family physician with extensive experience in Functional Medicine, Alternative/Holistic Medicine, Environmental Medicine, Chronic Disease and Anti-Aging. As a Functional Medicine Practitioner for over 15 years, she uses a holistic systems-oriented approach (rather than a disease-oriented approach) to engage each patient with her in a therapeutic partnership.
Dr. Lalezar spends time with you as a patient, listening to your history and looking at interactions among genetic, environmental and lifestyle factors that can influence your long-term health and chronic conditions, such as:
- Anxiety and Depression
- Autoimmune Disorders
- Chronic Bacterial Vaginosis
- Brain Fog
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Digestive Disorders
- Heavy Metal Toxicity
- Interstitial Cystitis
- Chronic Joint Pain
- Memory Problems
- Parkinson's Disease
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Chronic Urinary Tract Infection
- Chronic Yeast Infection
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SHIVA LALEZAL, MD
Health & Vitality Center
11600 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA