Why see us when you’re feeling great?
So you can feel even better.

While most of the health care system is offering reactive solutions to “repair” the numerous ailments and illnesses caused by sedentary lifestyles, overeating, poor nutrition and unhealthy habits, we’re taking a proactive and preventative approach to your health and wellness. We specialize in helping people achieve optimal health, not just treating disease. On top of feeling better overall, our goal is to enable you to run faster, swim longer, bike farther and recover more quickly than before.

Located within
Life Time Athletic, St. Louis Park
Mon, Thur
Tues, Wed, Fri
7:00 am – 7:00 pm
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Non-Members Welcome
Most Insurance Accepted

Prevention is the best Medicine.

Our proactive, integrated approach to your care helps optimize your health, fitness and performance. We utilize a unique methodology to address the chronic conditions that affect millions of people today. 

Our clinicians, registered dieticians and personal trainers will create a personalized and coordinated plan of care that specifically addresses your individual needs.

Through the integration of Medicine, Nutrition and Exercise, we primarily focus on improving health outcomes for patients in five core areas:

• Obesity and weight management
• Graceful aging
• Diabetes
• High blood pressure
• High cholesterol

Our Clinicians

As the LT Proactive Care Clinic’s Founder and Medical Director, Dr. Farbakhsh strongly believes that “prevention is the best medicine.” He partnered with Life Time to combine the expertise of a Medical Doctor, Registered Dietician and Personal Trainer in order to promote a healthier way of life through exercise and nutrition.

Dr. Farbakhsh received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Alcala De Henares University in Madrid, Spain in 1991. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at a Boston University-affiliated hospital and a Nephrology fellowship at Brown University and is dual-board certified. He received his executive MBA from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management in 2012.

He has more than 20 years of clinical practice taking care of patients with chronic illnesses such as diabetes, hypertension and kidney disease. He previously held an academic position as Assistant Professor of Medicine at University of Minnesota and has served as a Medical Director for DaVita Clinical Research.

Jennifer is a Family Nurse Practitioner who focuses on preventive healthcare and chronic health management to help patients achieve optimal health and wellness. With more than 14 years of experience in acute hospital-based care and primary care, She continues to emphasize patient- and family-centered care in her practice via a team approach.

Jennifer received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has advanced training in public health and palliative care, along with personal and professional experience working with patients with special health care needs and chronic medical conditions.

Hannah is a Family Nurse Practitioner with extensive experience in preventative medicine and the treatment of disease from an integrative medicine perspective. Earlier in her career, she developed a Chronic Care Program that taught people with diabetes, hypertension and dyslipidemia how to manage their conditions with diet and exercise.

Hannah received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Wisconsin – Madison and her Masters of Science in Nursing at the University of California – San Francisco. She has seven years of Family Nurse Practitioner experience in primary, acute and specialty care settings. What’s more, she has gained valuable experience working in an Intermediate Cardiac unit, on a pediatric oncology floor and from developing and teaching patient-centered nutrition and exercise classes.

Location and Hours

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LT Proactive Care Clinic
5525 Cedar Lake Road
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Mon, Thur
Tues, Wed, Fri
7:00 am – 7:00 pm
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
8:00 am – 1:00 pm

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