Screening, Diagnostics & Tailored Treatments
The EffectDoctors™ team can carry out a range of screening and diagnostic blood tests, which can be performed at the same time as an IV infusion for your convenience.
Alternatively, you can visit our blood testing site in Central London (76 Wimpole Street, W1G 9RT). We’ll provide a GP report and can arrange a GP consultation or bespoke treatment as required.
We can administer an Intravenous Iron Treatment that delivers benefits in as little as 10 days.
Our Well Woman Profile includes a range of blood tests to help determine the health and function levels of the body.
Our Well Man Profile includes a range of blood tests to help determine the health and function levels of the body.
What is iron deficiency?
Deficiency in iron is the most common nutrient disorder in the world.
Women typically suffer more due to heavy menstrual periods and following pregnancy; however it can also occur due to poor absorption, vegan diets and inflammation as well as chronic medical conditions such as inflammatory bowel disease, chronic kidney disease and cancer.
What are the signs and symptoms of iron deficiency?
There are many signs and symptoms of iron deficiency but some of the more common ones are tiredness/fatigue, shortness of breath, palpitations, hair loss, headaches, looking pale, cold intolerance, dizziness, irritability, poor concentration, increased susceptibility to infection, restless leg syndrome, bruising, cracks and ulcers in the mouth and brittle nails.