Dr. Andre Kirsten
Dr. Andre Kirsten, MD, MBChB, CCFP, FAARFM, ABAARM has been practicing medicine since 1989 and established the multi physician Ancron Medical Centre in 2010. He also practices from his private medical aesthetics clinic, Kootenay Medical Aesthetics (KMA), established in 2005. Dr. Kirsten has a special interest in anti-aging, metabolic and functional medicine, and has advanced training in medical aesthetic procedures and cosmetic/medical lasers. Through KMA he offers independent diagnostic testing for hormones, metabolic assessment, cardiovascular profiling, allergies, chronic pain and genetic risk factors. Along with diagnostic testing, all aspects of a patient’s health history, their nutritional deficiencies and lifestyle are used to manage disorders and establish patient wellness. Dr Kirsten offers an integrative way to investigate and determine a patients individualized treatment plan. He strongly believes in functional medicine addressing the whole person and treating the cause not the isolated set of symptoms. He is dedicated to his client’s healthy aging and sense of well being.