Reversing Cognitive Decline Program

About:

This program is designed for individuals who are experiencing decline in brain function including memory concerns, decreased focus or attention, decreased processing speeds, and visual spatial/perception difficulty.  The best results are obtained when difficulties are identified in their earlier stages.

Cost:

Cost for a year of care is $3,175 if you do not have a monthly ReCODE account or $2,900 if you do have a monthly ReCODE account.

The monthly ReCODE account is through Dr Bredesen’s company and costs $75 a month.  You can  create a monthly account at www.recodereport.com/patients/sign_up

If the annual fee is paid upfront a $300 discount will be applied.

Services included with this are: a 2 hour intake visit with Dr Dan, 4 quarterly 1.5-2 hours visits with Dr Dan, 3 annual in depth cognitive assessments, ongoing research and investigation into your individual causes of cognitive decline, access to Dr Dan for questions and support via the patient portal, telephone, and email.

Notice: This Cost does NOT include mandatory laboratory testing.

Some type of genetic testing is recommended.  We suggest doing this through 23 and Me or Ancestry.com.

In general lab testings done is performed every 3-4 months to monitor progress.

If you have private insurance you can use your insurance for this testing.

If you do not have insurance you will have access to discounted self-pay labs through our account with Evexia Diagnostics.

Labs:

You can click here to see the labs that are done as part of this workup.

Services that may be recommended but not included include:

  • Neuro Imaging (MRIs, PET scans, etc)
  • Extra visits with the Dr Dan.  These are billed at $300/hour.
  • Visits with Karrie Bach the nutritionist.  These are billed at $100/hour.

COGNITIVE DECLINE PROGRAM LABS

Routine Cognitive Labs Include:

  • Complete metabolic panel
  • Cholesterol testing: Lipid panel as well as lipid fractionation
  • Metabolic testing: HbA1c and fasting insulin
  • Inflammation markers: hs-CRP, Homocysteine
  • Vitamin and Mineral Testing: Magnesium, RBC magnesium, Ceruloplasmin, Copper, Zinc, Selenium, Thiamine, Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12, Folate, Vitamin D, Vitamin E, Vitamin C
  • Hormone Testing: TSH, Free T4, Free T3, reverse T3, Total testosterone, Free testosterone, Estradiol, Progesterone, Pregnenolone, DHEA-S, AM Cortisol
  • Heavy Metal Testing: Mercury, Arsenic, Cadmium, Lead
  • Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids

Other Tests That May be Ordered:

  • Genetic testing: MTHFR, APO E
  • C4a and TNF alpha
  • Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone
  • TGF Beta1
  • HLA DR/DQ