Sunjya Schweig

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Announcing the California Center for Functional Medicine

Announcing the California Center for Functional Medicine

I am excited to announce that I am partnering with my good friend and colleague, Chris Kresser, LAc., to form the California Center for Functional Medicine (CCFM). Chris Kresser, one of the world’s most respected practitioners of functional and integrative medicine, is well known for his writing on the subject of nutrition and health. Chris […]

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W. McKoy

W. McKoy

I am so very grateful to have found Dr. Schweig! I first discovered him two years ago after close to seven years of searching for answers to my son’s multiple symptoms of impulsivity, hyperactivity, irritability, defiance, learning problems, anxiety and much, much more. His behavior was so challenging that he was removed from his pre-school. […]

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Cynthia Li, MD

Cynthia Li, MD

I’ve had the opportunity to shadow Dr. Schweig on more than one occasion.  His approach with patients is comprehensive and methodical; his manner is kind.  As a colleague, he is generous and collaborative.  He is a highly skilled functional medicine doctor that I would take my own family to see. -Cynthia Li, MD

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Laura Staub

Laura Staub

I can’t say enough about Dr. Sunjya Schweig.  Although I was unlucky enough to have a run-in with a tick, I will be forever grateful that I have Sunjya at my side to guide me on this long trip through a dark woods. His compassion, patience and tenacity are qualities that I need to get […]

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Sphygmomanometer

Sphygmomanometer

My kids are proud that their great-great-great uncle (on my wife’s side) was a physician and professor who helped invent the sphygmomanometer, also known as the uncomfortable blood pressure cuff that you experience when you go to your doctor’s office for a check up.  This relative was one of the many physicians and scientists who […]

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The Microbiome Project

The Microbiome Project

Have you ever taken time to consider the amazing diversity of bacteria that live inside of you? The Human Food Project and the American Gut Project are trying to map our inner ecosystem or microbiome (the trillions of bacteria that we carry in and on our bodies, out numbering our cells by a factor of […]

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Video – Interview with Dr. Schweig

Video – Interview with Dr. Schweig

Please enjoy this short overview video about my professional background and approach to medicine!

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Lila Purinton

Lila Purinton

“I have had Lyme Disease and co-infections for 25 years. After getting the runaround from countless doctors that gave me multiple bogus diagnoses and did more damage than good, I was fortunate enough to find Dr. Sunjya Schweig. He truly works as a partner in health, taking the time to listen, to thoroughly evaluate data, […]

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When Most People Visit Their Doctor

When Most People Visit Their Doctor

When most patients visit their allopathic doctor, the time is spent trying to quickly arrive at a diagnosis which the physician can use to prescribe a treatment.  In our Western medical system, this treatment usually consists of a medication, a procedure, or a surgery.  While these treatments are certainly necessary and helpful in some cases, […]

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