At Well-Rooted Functional Medicine LLC, we focus on custom and individual care plans that promote Health and Wellness among people. Functional Medicine
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Integrating Science with Nature

A Holistic Approach

Well-Rooted Functional Medicine LLC is a Functional Medicine and Integrative Family Practice. We identify and treat the root cause of your illness, symptoms, and health issues. Our main focus is to focus on curing ailments with scientifically proven natural methods. We test and treat the cause of your illness versus addressing the symptoms that traditional medicine treat. Integrating both traditional and alternative medicines, we advance the optimal functioning of your body and its organs, giving you the health and wellness. We believe that wellness is not just the absence of disease; it is optimal and healthy.

We specialize in:

  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement
  • Toxin Testing
  • Chelation
  • IV Vitamin Therapy
  • Nutrition
  • Food Allergies
  • Weight Loss Management
Functional Medicine Crystal Lake IL


Office Coordinator

She graduated from Colorado State with a degree in International Business. She is passionate about living a natural lifestyle due to putting herself into remission of Crohn’s disease over 5 years ago. She is married to her husband Kevin. She is Kettlebell Strongfirst Certified and loves staying active. She recently became a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and can’t wait to incorporate her knowledge with patients looking for true healing.

Functional Medicine Crystal Lake IL



For the last nine years Melissa worked at local area hospitals, Huntley, McHenry and Woodstock. She started off in the pharmacy and worked the last five years in the Emergency Dept. Melissa loves to spend my free time with her family. She has two amazing teenage boys and a wonderful husband. Together they enjoy snowboarding, snowmobiling and beach vacations. She found interest in functional medicine over the past year and is super excited to continue to learn more. She has loved watching patients heal from treatment that we offer. It brings her joy to know there is another way to heal.

Supportive Cancer Care and Cancer Prevention

We Provide

  • Therapies for symptom management and to help optimize treatment outcomes
  • complementary & supportive nutritional care plans for those undergoing
  • chemotherapy​ and/or radiation treatments
  • IV nutritional therapy, including high-dose vitamin C IV therapy

Gut Health and Autoimmune Conditions

We Treat

  • Crohn’s disease
  • Ulcerative colitis (UC)
  • Irritable bowel disease
  • Hashimoto’s thyroiditis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

Chelation Therapy

We Provide

  • Removes toxic metals from body such as: lead, mercury, and aresenic
  • treats heart disease, autism, and alzheimer's disease.
  • very effective way to treat heavy-metal poisoning

Why Choose Functional Medicine?

Some of the conditions and symptoms that integrative specialists, such as Functional Medicine network practitioners, can help you find solutions to are: