Anti-aging medicine is the future model or evolution of the medical consultation of general practice, as it is the combination of advanced clinical preventive medicine and use of biotechnology advances. It is founded on the application of advanced scientific and medical technologies for the early detection, prevention, treatment, and reversal of age-related dysfunction, disorders, and diseases.
Dr Zafra’s unique background as a GP in combination with the knowledge acquired of studying a Masters degree in Anti-ageing Medicine and Aesthetic medicine has prepared him to deliver a unique medical anti-ageing consultation to provide medical guidance for ways to stay healthy, active, and vital well for years to come.
The anti-ageing consultation of Dr Zafra is delivered in up to 90 minutes in which the medical history of each individual is the key to tailor the strategies of prevention, detection and treatment of age related conditions.
The consultation includes:
Complete Medical History
Elaborate medical history to know each individual and treat accordingly
Measurement of physiological characteristics
Test to check the rhythm and electrical activity of the heart
Examination of the skin using skin surface microscopy
3D Facial Skin Analysis
Computerised 3D analysis of skin quality and age
Review of diet and lifestyle
Review of vitamins and supplements
Cosmetic products review
Review of cosmetic products used
The consultation can also include:
Genetic Testing: Simple swab to analyse genetic predisposition to specific illness including cancer.
Pharmacogenetics and Nutrigenetics: Review of effects of prescribed drugs and nutrition according to specific genes, prior genetic testing needs to be done.
Anti-ageing blood test Focussed on detection age related diseases, complete blood test that includes hormones, vitamins and minerals.