Soyona Rafatjah, MD is a board-certified Family Physician who practices Integrative and Functional concierge medicine at Prime Health in Denver, CO.


PEMF: What are the Benefits?

What are the Benefits of PEMF? As we age, our cells slow down. But what if you could reset your cells? Thanks to a non-invasive therapy called PEMF, you can. What is PEMF? PEMF―short for pulsating electromagnetic frequencies―is a non-surgical therapy used to heal damaged tissues, stimulate organs, and relieve pain. It operates similarly to…

Cold Laser Therapy

What is Cold Laser Therapy?

At PrimeHealth, we consider all healing & treatment options for each patient. The needs of each patient vary greatly, and so does their treatment plan. We create the best course of action for you and build this into your Personalized Wellness Plan. Depending on your unique needs, your plan may include cold laser therapy. If…

How to Prevent Tick Bites and Tick-Borne Infection

We want you to enjoy the many outdoor activities of Denver and the beautiful surrounding areas, while keeping yourself safe from Tick-Borne infections. As a member of PrimeHealth, your health coach will help you incorporate safe and fun outdoor activities into your life. Ticks carrying blood-borne pathogens that can infect humans with serious diseases including…

Lyme Disease

Lyme Disease & Tick-Borne Illnesses

5 Questions about Tick-Borne Illness and Lyme Disease Ticks are tiny arachnids, 3 mm to 5 mm in length (poppy seed size to sesame seed size) that feed on the blood of mammals and birds. Many species transmit diseases, including Lyme Disease, to both people and animals. Ticks that bite humans are present in all…

Rethinking Drinking: 7 Strategies that Work

April is Alcohol Awareness Month. It’s a good time to ask yourself: what’s your relationship with alcohol? Alcohol offers zero health benefits, yet people across the globe continue to consume it. Though it’s addictive and highly toxic, it plays an integral role in many aspects of American life: celebrations, dinner parties, even sporting events.


How Does Drinking Alcohol Affect Your Body?

Popped open a bottle of champagne to celebrate a milestone recently? Concerts, dinner parties, sporting events―all include the option to drink alcohol. Why do we keep drinking when alcohol has zero health benefits and can be highly toxic and addictive? April is Alcohol Awareness Month. Fact: alcohol is the most commonly used addictive substance in…


Your Genes – Informative, NOT Deterministic.

Genes Are Informative, Not Deterministic. Genes should inform your decisions, they should not determine your life. Our genes should guide behavior so that we can mitigate risks of developing certain illnesses. Many scientists believe that genes encompass 20% of who we are, while our daily choices, actions, and environment compose the other 80%.   We have…

Interstitial Cystitis

Uncovering the Root of your Interstitial Cystitis (IC)

Interstitial Cystitis (IC), also known as bladder pain syndrome, causes symptoms that include: burning bladder pain, frequent bathroom trips, and nighttime urination. IC has no one-size-fits all cause, meaning effective treatment can be illusive when approached using conventional medicine. Thankfully, using a functional medicine approach, Dr. Rafatjah has had success in alleviating her patients of this condition.