6500 Falls of Neuse Rd.

Raleigh North Carolina 27615

Phone: 800-775-4902 Ext. 634


Jennifer Yap, M.D. – Raleigh Bioidentical Hormone Therapy Doctor

Raleigh Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Doctor, Jennifer Yap, M.D. is the Medical Director of BiofunctionalMed. She offers customized Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy programs, as well as a wide number of cosmetic and aesthetic services. She believes in helping people to achieve their very best both inside and out, and her philosophy is that the doctor to patient relationship is special. She spends a great deal of time talking with her clients to understand their needs or concerns. With over 12 years of experience working in the medical field, she has help a vast number of men and women to regain their health and overall quality of life.

Benefits of Bioidentical Hormone Therapy

  • Reduced cholesterol
  • Lower risk of diabetes
  • Fewer hot flashes and night sweats
  • Increased energy
  • Increased bone density
  • Improved sexual function
  • Better digestive health
  • Reduced weight loss resistance
  • Increased vitality
  • Lower risk of Alzheimer’s
  • Improved muscle mass and tone
  • Healthier moods
  • Thicker hair
  • Better sleep
  • Increased libido
  • Reduced depression
  • Fewer headaches
  • Increased metabolism
  • Less anxiety

Background and Experience

Jennifer Yap, M.D. finished her undergraduate studies at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. She felt that a significant source of disease in America was obesity and improper diet and then went on to Columbia University’s Institute of Human Nutrition Graduate School to understand how to tackle this issue. Doctor Yap soon after completed her Masters Degree in Public Health with a focus on wellness and prevention from Columbia University in New York.

Inspired to treat people on an individual basis, Doctor Yap decided to pursue medical school at the University of New England so that she could take a holistic approach to medicine. She finished her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and she now uses her knowledge of exercise and movement along with nutrition to treat patients with musculoskeletal disorders. In addition, Doctor Yap has had extensive training in lasers, skin care, obesity management, Botox, and fillers.