To keep your body strong and healthy, it’s critical to protect and strengthen your immune system. At Birmingham Royal Oak Medical Group in Royal Oak, Michigan, you have access to several therapies to enhance your immunity and boost your ability to fight infection and disease. Mumtaz George, MD, works with you to treat the root cause of your illness without compromising your immune system. Call the office to learn more about immunity enhancement or use the online scheduling option.
Your immune system is an intricate network of cells, organs, and proteins that protect you from foreign invaders like infections, viruses, and microbes. If your immune system isn’t functioning correctly, you’re at risk for frequent mild illnesses or severe diseases because your body has lost its ability to defend itself.
The primary parts of your immune system include:
Problems with your immune system also impact your lymph nodes.
Problems with your immune system include:
Dr. George works with you to understand the exact nature and origin of your immune system disorder so he can treat the underlying cause.
You may have an autoimmune or immune system disorder if you suffer from any of the following:
Other signs of immune system dysfunction are weight gain and weight loss, yeast infections, pink eye, diarrhea, and pneumonia.
To diagnose your immune system disorder, Dr. George discusses your health history, conducts a comprehensive physical exam, and collects some of your blood to check your blood count. If he discovers immunodeficiency, he uses a variety of holistic, natural, and traditional methods to help enhance your immunity and restore immune system function. Some of the methods he recommends are:
Depending on your needs and the severity of your immune system condition, Dr. George may prescribe medications. He’ll customize a plan to restore your health.
To learn more about how to boost your immune system and optimize your health, call the office to book an appointment to explore immunity enhancement or use the online scheduling option.