Dr. Su Fairchild
24 years experience female
Alliance Integrative Medicine
Alliance Integrative Medicine
Integrative Medicine (Board Certified), Orthomolecular Medicine, Environmental Medicine, Nutrigenomics/Genomic Medicine. I deal with MTHFR, Lyme, Chronic Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Hypothyroidism, Autoimmune Thyroid (Hashimoto's, Graves), Bio-identical Hormone Replacement, Food and Gluten Sensitivities, Heavy metal detox, Mold Exposure. And, yes, I do prescribe Armour Thyroid and Low Dose Naltrexone
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Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
United States: Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia
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Sort of: You can lose fat while gaining muscle, but you may not lose 'weight'. This is because muscle weighs more than fat. So you can lose fat while gaining weight. Do not be worried if you are losing fat but gaining weight. Ignore the scale and instead go by how your pants fit; if they are getting looser, then things are headed in the right direction.
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Sep 22, 2015
I am grateful for Dr. Fairchild's presence here. She collaborates well with colleagues and has excellent bedside manner. We learn much from her here on HealthTap, both patients and doctors alike!
Mar 29, 2014
It's great finding another doc testing everyone for MTHFR since it appears that many docs have never even heard of it, let alone know how to treat. Great to find a "partner in cure" :)
Oct 21, 2013
Dr. Fairchild is an extremely knowledgeable, generous, and helpful physician whose answers are concise and on target. She had taught me a great deal, and I highly recommend her.
This was very helpful. Thanks! My doctor is not willing to put me on armour thyroid and I have a difficult time with sinthroid. I am trying to convince her that there is not an imbalance of t3 and t4 ...Read More
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks I've heard good reviews from natures bounty on vitamins but just wondered if there was a comprehensive Beideman for a woman of my age and menopausal sym...Read More
Thank you, your post was very helpful! Thank you very much for your insight. Being a Flight Attendant with a very sporadic diet for days on end, I'll focus on adding supplements.
Education & Training
Medical College of Pennsylvania, PA
Top Integrative Medical Practitioner in Virginia, Winter 2013
Top Integrative Medicine Specialist, National, Summer 2014
Top Integrative Medicine Specialist, National, Summer 2013
International College of Integrative Medicine
International Association of Attunement Practitioners