Nutrition Therapies

Anti-Aging, Integrative Medicine & Family Medicine & A Private Medical Practice located in Northern Indiana and Chicagoland metropolitan area, Merrillville, IN

Nutrition Therapies

Nutrition Therapies services offered in Northern Indiana and Chicagoland metropolitan area, Merrillville, IN

Not getting the right nutrition is a key risk factor for deficiencies, obesity, and chronic diseases. At Family Medicine & Wellness Center in Merrillville, Indiana, skilled physician Chiedu J. Nchekwube, MD, FAAFP, ABIHM, and his staff offer nutrition therapies to help you make the right food and dietary supplement choices and enhance your overall health. Call the office to schedule a consultation or use the online booking feature today.

What are nutrition therapies?

Nutrition therapies available at Family Medicine & Wellness Center include nutrition education, dietary supplements, and more. The experienced nutrition specialists teach patients how to choose foods that enhance macronutrient values and achieve optimal wellness.

The expert providers offer unique nutritional formulas that address an array of health and wellness issues, such as chronic diseases, being overweight or underweight, fatigue, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, arthritis, chronic pain, and high blood sugar levels.

What are the benefits of nutrition therapies?

Your benefits from undergoing nutrition therapy at Family Medicine & Wellness Center include:

  • More energy
  • Healthier body weight
  • Better chronic disease management
  • Reduced risk of illnesses and diseases
  • Stronger immune system
  • Better quality of life
  • Improved health and wellness
  • Younger-looking appearance
  • Better hormone balance
  • Improved body detoxification 

You can look and feel your best at any age with the right nutrition therapy plan in place. Your Family Medicine & Wellness Center provider tailors each treatment to your personalized needs.

Which nutrition therapies are available?

Some of the highly effective nutrition therapies available at Family Medicine & Wellness Center include:

  • Meal and menu planning
  • Dietary supplements from The Wellness Shoppe
  • Glutathione
  • Myers’ cocktail
  • Phosphatidylcholine
  • High-dose vitamin C
  • Chelation therapy
  • Biopuncture
  • Mesotherapy
  • Allergy therapy
  • Sublingual therapy
  • Immunotherapy injections


Your treatment plan might include injections, sublingual therapy, tablets, or 

drops. You may receive infusions of nutrients and fluids directly into your bloodstream. 


Family Medicine & Wellness Center partners with The Wellness Shoppe, an online dispensary where you can purchase customized, top-quality supplements that are safe and highly effective. They may contain vitamins, minerals, herbs, or other holistic ingredients that optimize wellness. 

Which nutrition therapies are best for me?

The Family Medicine & Wellness Center specialists customize nutrition therapies after reviewing your medical history and symptoms. They also check your vital signs, complete a physical exam, weigh you, and may order blood tests or other types of diagnostic testing. 

Your nutrition plan often consists of multiple treatments combined, in addition to adopting healthy habits.

To learn more about the nutrition therapies available at Family Medicine & Wellness Center and find out which treatments are best for you, call the office or use the online booking feature today.