The team

  • Gloria Parfitt – Director and Nutritionist

    Gloria, is the Director for Metabolic Balance UK Ltd. and has spear-headed its introduction to UK; Ireland & the Channel Islands. metabolic balance® is the unique programme developed by Herr Dr. Med. Wolf Funfack and his team of specialists in Germany over 15 years ago! Gloria is an avid supporter of natural weight management having undergone considerable health changes herself due to hormonal and other health issues! Excessive weight gain Continue Reading
  • Gerry Gajadharsingh D.O. – Instructor

    Mr. Gerry Gajadharsingh D.O. qualified from the British school of Osteopathy in 1987 receiving the Finals Prize for Osteopathic technique. He was asked back to the BSO to teach final year Osteopathic technique on graduating, a post he held for 10 years. He also taught osteopathic technique at the ESO in Maidstone for 7 years. He started his international teaching Continue Reading
  • Antony Haynes BA(Hons) DipION BANT NTCC – Instructor

    Antony has been in private practice for over 22 years and is one of the most experienced and knowledgeable Nutritional Therapists in the country, and one of the first to implement the principles of Functional Medicine in the UK. Having attended many IFM events including the AFMCP and APM he is a Functional Medicine Practitioner. He is known as the Continue Reading
  • Instrumental in our journey

    We’d like to pay special tribute to our founders, Wolfe Funfack and Silvia Burkle, also our CEO, Birgit Funfack, without whom Metabolic Balance would never have existed. Dr. Wolf Funfack - Founder (1946-2013) Following his dissertation on the subject of “Obesity in infants and young children,” Dr. Funfack was engaged in the practice of internal medicine and nutritional medicine for Continue Reading
  • Dr. Wolf Funfack – Founder (1946 – 2013)

    Following his dissertation on the subject of “Obesity in infants and young children,” Dr. Funfack was engaged in the practice of internal medicine and nutritional medicine for 25 years. His many years of experience with different dietary programmes prompted him to search for an effective and lasting method that would restore a properly balanced metabolism and to successfully make long-term Continue Reading