drburkhart


Dr. Burkhart uses her knowledge in Western/conventional medicine in conjunction with her integrative medicine training to provide a unique perspective on health issues. Dr. Burkhart lives with celiac disease and has eight family members with celiac disease. She understands, on a very personal level, the challenges of living with a chronic health condition.
ARFID or ARFID Syndrome is not the same as a picky eater. This is a picture of a mom trying to feed a small boy but he is covering his mouth and refusing food.

Picky Eater or ARFID? What is the difference?

ARFID: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment Do you know someone who only eats a few types of foods? Only white food? Only fried foods? Maybe they stick to hamburgers, sandwiches, and pizza while occasionally venturing out to apples or carrots. The specific foods may differ from…

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Man with beard in orange shirt-he has SIBO and is looking unwell

SIBO: Symptoms, Treatment & IBS Connection

SIBO Explained SIBO Symptoms, Testing, Diet;  And Its Connection To IBS Updated November, 2021 By Amy Burkhart, MD RD What Is SIBO?  What are the symptoms of SIBO? Are SIBO and IBS related?  Is there a SIBO test? What about a SIBO diet?   And…

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Ten Positive Aspects of a Celiac Disease Diagnosis

A new diagnosis of celiac disease is life-changing. But, it is important to remember these changes can be positive. The positive aspects of a celiac disease diagnosis may be more than you realize. Let’s highlight 10 reasons why a diagnosis of celiac disease can…

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Integrative medicine doctor, celiac doctor, registerd dietitian celiac physician Amy Burkhart

A Celiac Diagnosis Is Often Missed

It may not be IBS, migraines, or chronic fatigue. It might be celiac disease. Celiac disease is sneaky; symptoms are not always in the digestive system. A celiac diagnosis is not always easy to make. My story is no different. It is crazy, almost…

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