Dr. Vukelic is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, the American Board of Addiction Medicine and the American Board of Preventive Medicine. She is certified in the Shoemaker Protocol which deals with a disorder of the innate immune system. The Shoemaker Protocol is the only peer-reviewed, evidence-based approach to dealing with mold exposure from water-damaged buildings.
She is certified in the Bredesen Protocol which is a comprehensive system of intervention that addresses cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease. A large part of Shoemaker and Bredesen protocols are focused on lifestyle modifications to optimize health. She is currently studying with the Institute of Functional Medicine and will sit for her boards in April 2021.
Dr. Vukelic has studied osteopathy extensively and is trained in key lesion sequencing, biodynamic and cranial osteopathy. She is also trained in cranial osteopathy with a sutural approach. Osteopathy can be beneficial for people with a history of traumatic brain injury, concussion, headaches, and a variety of musculoskeletal problems like back pain.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Connective Tissue Disease
Depression, Anxiety or Bipolar Disorder
Infections (acute and chronic low-grade such as Lyme, Candidiasis etc.)
Insomnia and Sleep Disorders
Mercury and Heavy Metal Toxicity
Metabolic Syndrome (pre-diabetes, insulin resistance)
Migraines and Headaches
Weight or Metabolism concerns
Allergy and Immunology