About Elke Cooke, M.D.
Elke Cooke, M.D. is an Anti-Aging and Preventive Medicine practitioner who helps women and men suffering from menopause, andropause and other hormone imbalances achieve a longer, better life. Using individual, customized wellness programs tailored to address each patient’s specific, personal needs, Dr. Cooke combines customized nutrition and fitness regimens, pharmaceutical-grade supplements, stress reduction techniques and natural Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy to ensure her patients enjoy restored energy, improved mental clarity and the highest quality of life possible.
Dr. Cooke transitioned to functional medicine because she witnessed the power a holistic approach has on healing the body and the way it fills in the gaps left by traditional western medicine. She now looks at the body as a whole entity when designing treatment plans, rather than separate organs and symptoms. She encourages her patients to follow in her footsteps, finding health for the body and mind through integrative therapies, including balanced nutrition and routine physical activity. Dr. Cooke personally enjoys mountain and road biking and actively participates in races throughout the country.
Elke Cooke, M.D. received her medical degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She also completed her Residency in Emergency Medicine at the University of Michigan and became Board Certified in 2007. Dr. Cooke is specially trained in Medical Esthetics and currently works as an Emergency Physician at Kaiser Permanente in California.
- Board Certifications, Associations and Training
- Member of BodyLogicMD a national network of highly trained physicians specializing in Natural Bioidentical Hormone Therapy
- Member of the American Academy for Anti-Aging Medicine
- Extensive training in anti-aging provided by the fellowship in Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine
- Certified in Emergency Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine
Bob Ghelfi, M.D.
Dr. Bob Ghelfi opened BodyLogicMD of Sacramento in 2009 and has helped thousands of patients improve their overall quality of life. Now, as a board-certified surgeon who no longer operates, but instead focuses on integrative and regenerative medicine, Dr. Ghelfi loves to help his patients find relief from their hormone-related symptoms. In fact, Dr. Ghelfi has devoted his practice to treating men and women suffering from conditions and symptoms of hormonal imbalance such as menopause, andropause, mood swings, irritability, low libido, depression, night sweats, and fatigue, by using a combination of hormonal therapy and customized nutrition and fitness programs.
Dr. Ghelfi is committed to living a healthy lifestyle and sets an example for his patients. As an avid marathon runner (19 marathons and counting!), Dr. Ghelfi likes to emphasize the importance of living a healthy life for his patients. He takes a preventive approach to medicine and finds joy in providing relief for his patients through treatments that include improvements to their health and fitness routines. Dr. Ghelfi’s dedication to helping men and women who are experiencing the symptoms of hormonal imbalance is of the utmost importance, and he likes to encourage his patients to make healthier choices in nutrition and exercise to give them the tools to sustain their longevity.
Dr. Ghelfi completed medical school at Loma Linda University in California in 1986. In 1987, following the completion of a one-year internship at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Dr. Robert Ghelfi completed his Residency in Surgery at the University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals in 1991. He then went on to pursue his surgical practice at the Northern California Surgical Group in Redding, CA. Dr. Ghelfi is an active Fellow in the American College of Surgeons, as well as an active member of the fellowship for Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine.
BodyLogicMD has created a network of the most highly trained and skilled physicians in the nation who have dedicated their work towards preventative medicine and Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy. The BodyLogicMD doctors maintain a much lower patient roster than most typical doctors, allowing them to spend more time one-on-one with each patient, treating them as an individual and working with them directly to understand the root cause of their condition. BodyLogicMD physicians prescribe medicines designed for each patient’s unique needs from specialty compounding pharmacies, ensuring optimal results from each and every treatment.