Have you ever wondered what your trigger foods are? Or why your tolerance to things like alcohol or caffeine are different from friends? Or why eating certain foods seems to lead to breakouts?
Using the Nutrigen nutritional genomic testing to find out more about your intolerances and genetic predispositions gives you the power and knowledge to be more in control of your health… from your gut health to your skin health and more!
Quick Info Guide
- appointment time – 30 minutes
- results- Provided within 4-5 weeks
NutriGen Procedure: During your appointment we will collect buccal swab, a few extra details such as weight and blood pressure, and a questionnaire from you. From there, your results will be sent off for processing. Your report will then be generated and you’ll receive a referral to Sascha, our highly respected dietician, who can interpret the report for you and make personalised recommendations for optimal weight, gut, skin, and overall health.
Cost: Prices start from £675, including your assessment, test, processing, report, and personalised session with our dietician.
What Patients Are Saying
“It’s like lifting the bonnet from a car and seeing what’s inside! Outstanding questions I had were confirmed and I found out I had intolerances that I wasn’t even aware of.”
“The results of my NutriGen test were invaluable. I lost weight and I feel better in myself.”
“The report made it clear I needed the dedicated time with the dietician to explain how I could adjust my daily diet to my advantage.”
How Fagron NutriGen can help you:
NutriGen is beneficial for anyone who:
- Wants to understand how their genetics affect their body weight.
- Would like to have the optimal diet plan according to their body characteristics.
With NutriGen you will receive:
A fully personalised diet plan
You will receive a diet plan exclusively designed to help you reach your target.
Genetic factors explanation
By analyzing 384 genetic variations, you will receive a complete report that will help you understand your body better and how to provide it with the nutrients it really needs.
Your nutritionist will now better understand your genetic characteristics and how they relate to your body weight.
Once in a lifetime test
Your genetic results will not change during your lifetime.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why do we love Fagron NutriGen?
We love NutriGen because it is:
- The most complete nutrigenetic analysis in the market
384 genetic variations related to weight loss, response to exercise, intolerances and nutrients metabolism, among others, are analyzed.
- An exclusive tool for healthcare professionals
Fagron NutriGen™ is a unique tool that unravels the patient’s nutrition metabolism, only available to the patient via healthcare professionals – so you can rest assured you’re in safe hands.
- Personalised diet plan
A suggested personalised diet plan is generated by a complex algorithm, from more than 850 foods.
- State-of-the-art technology
Genetic test based on DNA micro-array technology. More than 99% of reproducibility and sensibility.
What is evaluated?
Fagron NutriGen combines the analysis of 384 health and nutrition-related genetic predispositions (obesity, diabetes, triglycerides, coeliac disease, responses to exercise and interventional diets, vitamin & mineral deficiencies, among others) with relevant patient’s history (intolerances, diseases, medication, blood pressure, physical activity and habits, among others).
Fagron NutriGen™ Test analyzes the genetic predisposition for:
- obesity and increased BMI
- fat burning
- carbohydrate metabolism
- gluten intolerance
- metabolic vitamin deficiency
- lactose and fructose intolerance
- type 2 diabetes
- cholesterol dysregulation
- personal needs for micro- and macronutrients
What happens during the DNA NutriGen™ Test?
Step 1: You’ll have a consultation with our nurse prescriber Julie to discuss concerns regarding weight management and existing nutrition.
Step 2: We’ll take a buccal swab sample (this just means we’ll swipe the inside of your cheek with a cotton swab).
Step 3: You’ll complete a patient questionnaire on the Fagron website.
Step 4: Your DNA Sample is analysed at the Fagron lab. Meanwhile, you’ll have received a referral to our in-house dietician Sascha Landskron and scheduled a virtual appointment with her ready for when your results are received.
Step 5: In 4-5 weeks, we’ll receive your comprehensive report and send it to you via email.
Step 6: Personalised treatment plan suggestions are provided based on report results, which you’ll discuss in your virtual consultation with Sascha.
Who is my personalised follow up NutriGen consultation with?
You’ll meet virtually with Sascha Landskron, a Specialist Dietitian, registered with the British Dietetic Association (BDA) and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
With over 20 years of clinical experience, she has worked with over 20,000 patients of all ages. She holds an MSc in Advanced Dietetic Practice, a BSc in Nutrition and Food Sciences. Her professional experience guarantees confidentially of care and she uses a personalised approach, with bespoke plans that are tailored to your unique nutritional and social needs.
Why We Are Unique
Our patients regard us as the best skin rejuvenation treatments in Essex, and the NutriGen test is part of how we treat your skin from the inside out. See what they say in our 5 ★ Google Reviews.
Patients travel from all over Essex for NutriGen testing: Basildon, Bishops Stortford, Braintree Essex, Brentwood, Chelmsford Essex, Colchester Essex, Dunmow, Kent, London, Maldon, North Essex, Southend-on-Sea, Wickford and Witham. The award for the furthest is Monaco!