Defy Medical


The Use of Testosterone Replacement in Women - Is it Worth it and Safe?

There is so much confusion about the use of hormones in pre and post menopausal women, especially after the largest study ever undertaken using two female hormones was halted due to increased incidence of breast cancer in women. I will try to attempt to distill issues related not only to female based hormone therapy (estrogen and progestin) but also to the use of testosterone replacement therapy in women.


Testosterone is the hormone responsible for normal growth and development and maintenance of male sex characteristics. It also affects lean body mass, mood and sexual function in both males and females, so it is not only a "male" hormone. It is the primary androgenic (responsible for masculine characteristics) and anabolic (muscle building) hormone.


Testosterone is produced by the testicles in males and by the ovaries in females, with small amounts also produced by the adrenal glands in both genders. Men produce about 7-8 times more testosterone than women.


Testosterone is also the precursor of estradiol (a "female" hormone) in men and women.



As we all know if we watch TV for more than an hour, we are bombarded daily by ads selling erectile dysfunction drugs for men. But we hardly hear anything about sexual dysfunction in women, and there are many reasons why women's sexual desire and other hormone related quality of life issues are so misunderstood, under-diagnosed and under treated.




Depression treatment from Defy Medical

Fitness, Hormones, & Nutrition

Every patient begins our program with the Comprehensive Hormone and Wellness Panel. This test helps our medical team design a patient-specific treatment plan which addresses hormone & nutrient deficiencies, along with disease prevention, leading you to optimal health.


Defy Medical is offering a Comprehensive Hormone and Wellness Panel for $450. The panel will evaluate your sex hormones, thyroid gland, adrenal function, and metabolic function. This blood test can be ordered almost anywhere in the US. All tests include a complete lab review and treatment plan with Dr. Justin Saya M.D., our Medical Director. Contact our staff today at 813-445-7342 to begin your path to optimal wellness.

Available Treatment Options:

As a concierge medical clinic, Defy Medical offers state of the art interventional therapies which leads to fat-loss, increased muscle, increased sexual performance and overall optimal health. Click below to learn more about Defy Medical's concierge medical service. 


Click here to learn more about our treatment options for Women


Click here to learn more about our treatment options for Men


Click here to learn more about our customized Weight-Management and Fat Reduction Program


Contact our staff today to begin your path to optimal wellness.  813-445-7342


Increase your Metabolic Energy

Our patients tend to live very busy lives and often look for a product which might augment their specific lifestyle. Increasing energy levels remains a common goal for most, however we find that most people are not only confused about how they can increase energy levels but also lack understanding of their energy sources. Today, our primary source for energy unfortunately comes from synthetic sources such as caffeinated products, herbal stimulants, and amphetamine-like drugs. When we become dependent on these stimulants, our body can become limited in its own ability to produce energy from within. We begin to live off a "false" energy, alerting our stress hormones and sending our body into disarray.


When addressing the issue of increasing energy levels, the last thing our patients need is yet another synthetic stimulant re-titled under a different chemical name. Our medical team designed a product which effectively increases energy through various metabolic processes. Lipo-C is a proprietary formula which contains lipotropic ingredients, B-Vitamins, and amino acids combined to increase your metabolic energy. Here is how Lipo-C helps to increase your energy levels;


  • Increases your metabolism by breaking down carbohydrates and fats you eat into energy your body can use
  • Replenishes specific B-Complex nutrients which are used to help reduce stress and restore depleted energy levels
  • Contains the highest bio-available source of B12, which is advocated to be used by patients suffering from fatigue or depression
  • Preserves lean muscle during stress and fasting which helps you sustain your energy for longer periods
  • Promotes muscular endurance
  • Potentiates other energy supplements you are taking. 


Click here to read our Lipo-C fact sheet for more information and references. To your supply today, please contact patient services at 813-445-7342 or email [email protected]




Prescription Cosmetics from Defy Medical in Tampa FL

Defy Aging with Customized Skincare and Anti-Aging

Defy Medical has a proprietary line of customized skincare and anti-aging products.  Formulated by leading Dermatologists, each product is customized to your specific skin requirements.  We combine pharmaceutical ingredients with natural cosmetic bases for effective formulations designed to treat your skin condition while providing you with radiant, healthy looking skin.  


Defy aging with our specialty skincare and anti-aging products.  

Our products are designed to treat:

  • Visible signs of aging
  • Brown Spots and Sun Damage
  • Acne and post-acne scarring
  • Thinning Lashes
  • Appearance and Loss of Firmness


To learn more about the custom Dermatology and Anti-Aging treatment options available to you, please schedule a consultation by contacting patient services by phone at (813) 445-7342 or by emailing [email protected]