Family Nurse Practitioner, Master of Science in Nursing, Institute of Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner
Laurie works as a partner with her patients to help them return to wellness and vitality. She strives to use the safest, least invasive methods first, with a focus on the root cause of disease.
In your first visit, Laurie will gather your symptoms and history, viewing your health holistically through the functional medicine matrix, and then formulate a unique treatment plan based on your needs. Follow-up visits are usually every 6-12 weeks initially until improvement, then as needed or annually based on the patient’s individual status. Laurie’s office follows covid safety guidelines and she also offers a telemedicine option as well.
Laurie offers complimentary phone consultations to see if her practice is right for you. Her phone number is: 719-221-1033
She is a board-certified family nurse practitioner and recently became one of the 1800 practitioners and physicians world-wide certified in functional medicine by the Institute for Functional Medicine. Additionally, she has completed two foundational courses with the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine. Other additional integrative medicine studies have included education through the SCRIPPS Center for Integrative Medicine, Dr. Andrew Weil’s Nutrition and Health Conferences of the University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, and graduate-level nutrition studies at the University of Colorado in Denver. In addition to 20 years of conventional family practice medicine, her training includes studies in heart math, botanical medicine, stress reduction, and wellness coaching. She has also precepted numerous medical students and nurse practitioner students over the last twelve years. Her Master’s Degree in family medicine was completed at the University of Wyoming in Laramie and undergraduate studies in nursing were done at the University of Colorado. She is excited to share her knowledge and passion for health with you to help you meet your wellness goals.
Conditions Family Nurse Practitioner Laurie Cox provides treatment for includes:
- Alzheimer’s and Cognitive Decline
- Anxiety and Depression
- Asthma and Allergies
- Auto-Immune Disorders
- Cardiovascular Risk Reducion
- Chronic or Recurrent Infections
- Chronic Pain
- Covid Long Haulers (post covid syndrome)
- Detoxification Support
- Digestive Issues
- Endometriosis, PCOS, infertility, PMS
- Fibrocystic Breast Disease
- GERD, ulcers, colitis, diverticulitis
- Hormone Imbalance
- Immune Support
- Leaky Gut
- Menopause, Perimenopause
- Menstrual Disorders
- Micronutrient Testing
- Neurological Disorders
- SIBO testing and treatment
- Skin rashes, eczema, recurrent hives
- Women’s Health
Laurie provides care at Wellspring Vitality the third Friday of every month. She operates out of Red Mountain Wellness Center in Grand Junction as well.