The Metabolic Health Check Up


Where do you sit on the Metabolic Health Scale, and why should you book a Metabolic Health Assessment?

How This Could benefit Me?

Are you feeling tired? Does your performance drop after lunch? Does your body ache for no apparent reason? Are you forgetting names? Has your doctor been concerned about your blood results or blood pressure?

What We Do

We undertake a detailed examination with attention to the markers of Metabolic illness. A comprehensive history is essential.

What sort of things do we check?

Ferritin and Uric Acid. The impact of too many carbs and the presence of  insulin resistance can be detected with raised ferritin and uric acid. Mildly abnormal liver function tests can represent Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease.

Lipids. We focus on triglyceride and HDL, not LDL cholesterol. Modern evidence based science interepts your lipid results differently and it’s likely your cardiovascular risk (Heart Attack risk) could be different. You may have even been prescribed medication that can potentially be stopped.

We measure insulin and C-peptide. This gives us more understanding of the impact of insulin on the body.

Vitamin D. This is in fact a hormone and is so important, so often low and virtually never checked on a standard blood panel.

Minerals like zinc are so important for immune function and again usually not checked on a standard blood panel.

Optional – Taupo only – Biometrics including an assessment of visceral fat with the impedance scales.

What Outcome is Achieved?

These blood test allow us to visualize how your body is processing energy, if fat is being stored or burnt and if you are at higher or lower heart attack and stroke risk than you thought.

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common questions

Absolutely we do. We work with clients all around New Zealand.

We utilize online learning, but we’re very proud of the fact our programmes are 100% individualized and tailored to you, your medical history, personal history and needs.

Every Body is different, and every step we take together is designed uniquely for you.

We don’t believe in fads, or overnight successes. Real change takes time and we’re here for you.

The Reversal NZ rooms are located in the back of St Pauls Union Church, entry off Rifle Range Road. We are appointment only. Or, we can connect digitally via Telehealth.

How do I schedule an appointment or find out more information?

Email us or message us via our Facebook page.

We take all our programmes seriously and select medical practitioners on the basis of their qualifications and track record.  For example, Dr Glen Davies is the current recipient of the NZ GP of the year award and has an extensive track record in working with patients to reverse Type 2 diabetes.  Our Health Coaches have all successfully completed nutrition and coaching programs through Prekure and are HCANZA certified coaches.  Our medical practitioners and coaches work closely together with you to ensure the best likelihood of success.