Are You Ready To Feel Better?

At Healthy Connections, we’re all about root cause resolution… digging deep into what causes your dis-ease. Start your journey to health today with our unique functional and lifestyle medicine program.

Why Healthy Connections?

Too often, people think of “wellness” in temporary terms. They want to work with doctors and take short-term steps to improve their life… and “wellness”… but often fall back to their less healthy routines once they are left to fend for themselves.

After years of seeing this happen with his patients, Dr. Horacek wanted to open a clinic that not only helped patients improve their gastrointestinal health and improve their overall wellness, but also give them the tools to continue their progress “infinitely,” or long after they have left the clinic for good.

Meet Our Team

An integral part of Healthy Connections’ approach is a collaborative relationship between our doctors and the patient. Our doctors serve as your guide, helping our patients create health.

What is Leaky Gut Syndrome and Why Does it Occur?

Leaky Gut can be a confusing condition, but it’s becoming more and more of an epidemic. Many of the causes and cures of Leaky Gut are widely debated, but the health field is becoming more aware of the condition and we are identifying ways to treat it. What is Leaky...

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Managing high homocysteine levels

You have probably heard of amino acids, the building blocks of protein. There are 20 amino acids, 9 of which are essential and obtained from the food we eat. The remaining 11 are nonessential and manufactured by our bodies. Homocysteine is a nonessential amino acid...

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RHR: How to “Hardwire Happiness,” with Dr. Rick Hanson

Do you ever feel stuck in anxious thought patterns? Or wonder why you can't stop worrying? Our brains are truly hardwired to notice the dangers in life - the anxious live to "eat lunch, not BE lunch." So it is in our best interest to notice things that can cause us...

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Oxidative Stress and the Power of Antioxidants

Why should I care about anti-oxidants? If you are on a functional path of healing, and looking to make changes in your lifestyle to optimize wellness, remember the Two Big Qs we ask: "What is too much" (that could be causing damage....like, too much oxidation- read...

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NUTRIENTS FOR DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY

Anxiety and depression are the most common mental illnesses in the U.S. and affect 18% of the U.S. population, which is about 40 million adults (National Institute of Mental Health). Most people turn to medications without realizing the benefit that can be had from...

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In Our Patients Own Words…

“From the moment I walked into your clinic and met with your lovely staff, I knew I was going to be okay. Now, three years after leaving your office with a step-by-step plan to improve my gut health, I still feel great improve more and more each day!”

WILL PONGO

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Take The First Step On Your Journey Back To Health

Maybe you have some questions you’d like to ask before you make a decision on becoming a patient. Our patient coordinator is standing by, happy to answer any questions you have to see whether or not Healthy Connections is right for you.