Chattanooga Functional Medicine

“Functional Medicine determines how and why illness occurs and restores health by addressing the root causes of disease for each individual.”

Institute for Functional Medicine

Have you been diagnosed with a chronic condition?

Been to multiple doctors and still have no answers?

Are you on multiple medications and are unable to enjoy the things you love?

Find the answers you've been looking for

Schedule a free 15 minute phone or video consultation today and experience personalized healthcare that gets to the root of your problem.

Functional Medicine is a patient-centered, evidence-based approach that works to uncover the root causes of disease. Dr. Bays works with you to fix underlying issues, rather than covering up your symptoms. With specialized training in Functional Medicine, Dr. Bays utilizes science-based nutrition and lifestyle strategies to treat and reverse chronic conditions without the use of drugs or surgery. 

Functional Medicine

How does our Chattanooga Functional Medicine program work?

Functional Medicine Evaluation

We evaluate your unique genetic, biochemical, and lifestyle factors, perform a physical examination, and a review of all case notes, lab results, and imaging.

Customized Treatment Plan

We will create a personalized plan that may include dietary and lifestyle changes, therapeutic exercises, supplements, chiropractic care, or co-management with another practitioner.


Follow Up Assessments

Follow-up assessments will be used to evaluate your progress and update your plan for success.

Reconnect with a better you

Feel younger, healthier, and get back to doing the things you love!

Common Conditions we can Help



Autoimmune disease

Brain fog

Chronic pain

Digestive issues (GERD, IBS, IBD, gas, bloating)




Food and environmental allergies


High cholesterol

Metabolic syndrome

Skin issues (eczema, psoriasis, acne)

Thyroid disorders

Weight problems

Women’s health (PMS, PMDD, Infertility, Menopause, PCOS)


Connect With a Better You