Julie Long, WHNP-BC

Individualized Care

designed to meet your unique health needs.

Your health is about YOU – your unique chemistry, genetics, environment and lifestyle. As a dedicated women’s healthcare provider based in Austin, I help my patients improve how they feel and their overall wellness through an approach that is individualized, integrated, and intended to get them feeling and being their BEST.

–Julie Long, WHNP-BC

Julie Long, WHNP-BC, is an Austin-based Board Certified Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner & Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner

With more than 25 years’ experience working specifically with women, Julie has extensive expertise in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy [BHRT], adrenal fatigue repair, gastrointestinal health, nutritional counseling and detoxification. Julie believes in the functional approach to healthcare: she identifies the underlying cause of your symptoms by examining and strengthening your core systems – restoring your health, rather than just treating your symptoms. Julie prides herself on spending time with and getting to know each patient and her story, and loves improving women’s lives by offering her medical proficiency, whole-health philosophy and compassionate optimism. Learn more about Julie’s story.



Julie Long

Advanced Practice Nurse with Prescriptive Authorization

Integrated Approach

to do more than manage symptoms – to make you well.


Julie listens, assesses and puts together a plan just for you, to improve the balance and function of your body’s systems, and lead you to improved health and optimal wellness:

The Root Cause

Julie offers testing and treatment options that address your condition and answer the question why do I have this? She digs deep to reveal the root cause of your symptoms. Knowing the cause guides Julie’s treatment plan for making you feel your best.

the Key Three

Many conditions marked as “female issues” – from mood swings to osteoporosis – can be due to breakdown in your body’s hormonal, digestive or detoxification systems. Julie specializes in examining and restoring these three key systems.

Whole Health Testing

Julie relies on a wide range of medical tests to tell how your body’s systems are functioning – including blood and hormone panels, adrenal assessments, stool cultures, food-sensitivity testing and testing the detoxification pathways in your body.

Optimal Wellbeing

is the objective – you deserve nothing less.

At Optimal Health and Wellness, Julie specializes in comprehensive, patient-centered care To Improve Your Symptoms And Restore Your System. She crafts personalized care plans, which might include:

Hormone Balancing

Dynamic Balance Among Internal And External Factors

Adrenal Restoration

Health As A Positive Vitality, Not Just The Absence Of Disease

Gastrointestinal optimization

The Interconnection Of Bodily Workings

System Detoxification

Promotion Of Organ Reserve As A Way To Enhance Health