About Rebecca Michels, MD
Dr. Rebecca Michels practices integrative and preventive medicine alongside Dr. Kenneth Varano at BodyLogicMD of Philadelphia. Dr. Michels helps women and men living with the uncomfortable symptoms associated with aging to achieve balance using customized wellness programs designed to address each patient's specific and personal needs. Using a combination of integrative therapies such as customized nutrition and fitness regimens, pharmaceutical-grade supplementation, stress reduction techniques and natural bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT), Dr. Michels helps to restore her patients' energy levels, sexual health, sleep quality and mental clarity while assisting them in improving their overall health.
Dr. Michels transitioned into preventive and integrative medicine so that she could focus more on disease prevention, instead of disease management. Rather than using prescription drugs to manage a myriad of symptoms, Dr. Michels helps her patients correct the underlying issues at their source using pre-emptive techniques to help them live the best life possible. Dr. Michels is a firm believer in the notion that the changes associated with aging can be avoided with a well-balanced lifestyle. She educates her patients on the importance of health to achieve optimal wellness.
Rebecca Michels, M.D. earned her medical degree from the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine in 2002. After completing her internship and residency in 2009 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Allentown, PA. Dr. Michels became Board Certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Michels is also recognized as an active member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine where she receives extensive training in integrative medicine to specialize in all aspects of health ranging from endocrinology and cardiovascular disease to environmental exposures and autoimmune diseases.
Board Certifications, Associations and Training:
- Member of BodyLogicMD a national network of highly trained physicians specializing in Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
- Member of the American Academy for Anti-Aging Medicine
- Extensive training in anti-aging provided by the fellowship in Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine
- Board Certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine