Selma Rashid, M.D. – Santa Clara County Hormone Specialist
Born in the UK, Santa Clara County Hormone Specialist, Selma Rashid, M.D., completed her medical degree and training in Chicago, Illinois. Now an acknowledged global expert on hormone replacement therapy, she is the author of the book, Hormones Explained. Dr. Rashid is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and works as a Hospitalist. She is also the Medical Director of Anti-Aging Medical Group in San Jose, CA.
From the beginning of Dr. Selma Rashid’s career, she has been particularly interested in true preventive medicine. While she enjoys taking care of patients in the acute care hospital setting, she derives the greatest satisfaction in restoring the health and functionality lost during menopause and andropause. She has spent over twenty years learning and understanding the aging process and the profound effects of hormones.
Santa Clara County Hormone Specialist, Selma Rashid, M.D., has confronted the myths and misinformation surrounding hormone replacement therapy ever since the initial results of the WHI Study in 2002. Dr. Rashid prides herself in having designed her Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy with the highest standards of safety and effectiveness in mind, while remaining affordable and easy for patients to follow. Her greatest frustration is the blatant lack of interest and concern by the medical industry in preventing the predictable and avoidable age-related diseases.
Dr. Selma Rashid’s greatest satisfaction is not only providing the highest quality bioidentical hormone replacement therapy to men and women, but also educating them in this field so they are able to make the best choice for themselves.
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Using the simplest techniques to achieve maximum results, Dr. Selma’s approach provides a unique treatment plan that replaces the exact hormones the body has lost, reestablishing hormone balance and enabling optimal, youthful function. Every patient receives the treatment best suited to his/her individual needs.
As a practicing physician, Dr. Selma understands the importance of treating disease; however, her goal is to increase awareness of the factors that contribute to the degeneration of health and the diseases of aging, empowering patients to focus on prevention and enjoy life to their fullest potential—at every age. Her passion is to provide excellent patient care based on medical facts and unhindered by practices, procedures, and medications promoted by pharmaceutical and medical device companies.
Board-certified in Internal Medicine, Dr. Selma passionately pursues methods of disease prevention based on up to date medical science. Though she accepts that aging is inevitable, she refuses to accept that we should allow our health to degenerate when medical science has discovered so much information on how to remain functional.