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Hormone Replacement Therapy

Concierge Family Medicine located in St. George, UT
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Hormone Replacement Therapy services offered in St. George, UT

If you struggle with weight gain, fatigue, low libido, and decreased muscle mass due to aging, see the experts at Copper Rock Clinic in St. George, Utah.  Alec (A.J.) Rimmasch, NP-C, and his team provide hormone replacement therapy using Pellecome® hormones to help you look and perform at your best. Schedule a consultant at Copper Rock Clinic by phone or request one online today.

What is hormone replacement therapy?

Hormone replacement therapy at Copper Rock Clinic supplements hormones using Pellecome hormone products. Hormone optimization allows your body to restore hormone balance and feel your best at every age. Hormone replacement therapy replaces low hormone levels using hormones identical to those naturally produced by the human body.

Who is a candidate for hormone replacement therapy? 

You might be a candidate for hormone therapy if you develop low levels of testosterone, estrogen, progesterone, or other hormones that tend to naturally decline with age. You may also benefit from this treatment if you have certain medical conditions or have had specific surgeries that affect hormone production.

To determine which hormone treatment you may be a match for, the Copper Rock Clinic specialists discuss your medical history, lifestyle, treatment preferences, medications, symptoms, and more. They complete a physical exam and order blood tests to assess your current hormone levels. 

What are the advantages of hormone replacement therapy?

The benefits of choosing hormone replacement therapy at Copper Rock Clinic include:

  • More energy 
  • Easier weight loss
  • Improved sex drive
  • More lean body mass
  • Reduced fat mass
  • Better sexual function
  • Reduced vaginal dryness and laxity in women
  • Reduced erectile dysfunction (ED) in men
  • Improved physical performance
  • Mood improvements
  • Fewer hot flashes
  • Reduced urinary incontinence
  • Less depression
  • Thicker hair
  • Improved bone health
  • Healthier skin
  • Better quality of life

Hormone replacement therapy can help you look and feel many years younger. The treatment is safe, FDA-approved, and highly effective.

What can I expect during hormone replacement therapy?

After your provider receives the results of the blood tests, they tailor a hormone replacement treatment plan that’s best suited for you. You might receive injections, take hormones orally, or use patches, gels, oral vaginal applications for women, or subdermal pellets. For pellet-based therapy, your specialist cleans the treatment area, numbs it, makes a tiny incision, and inserts the pellets under your skin. 

During the next few days and weeks, you have fewer symptoms of hormone imbalance, feel better, and experience quality of life improvements. Follow up with your provider every few months or as needed to maintain exceptional health outcomes.

Schedule an appointment at Copper Rock Clinic by phone or request one online today to learn more about hormone replacement therapy and if it’s right for you.