I am a naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist specializing in primary care, women’s health, and mental health. My approach blends evidence-based functional medicine with traditional Chinese medicine to support optimal wellness.
My philosophy of care is to support the foundations of good health and identify and address imbalances that perpetuate disease. This approach involves a thorough history, comprehensive lab work-up, and multi-modality plan. Modalities include nutrition, nutrient therapy, herbal medicine, acupuncture, Holistic Pelvic CareTM, mindfulness techniques, lifestyle counseling, and pharmaceutical medications when appropriate. Treatment plans are collaborative, honoring each individual’s values and preferences and respecting the role of other members of the care team.
I earned my degrees from Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington and completed a competitive two-year women’s health residency in Portland, Oregon. I have done additional training in genomic medicine, craniosacral therapy, biofeedback, and pelvic floor myofascial work. My passion for learning means I keep current on the latest medical science and am forever exploring new ways to support healing.
A native of the Pacific Northwest, I love spending my free time outdoors exploring nature. Prior to medical school, I was a piano teacher and still love to play. Balance is a philosophy I preach and practice, grounding myself with regular meditation and yoga and nourishing joy with lively board game nights and potlucks.
936 SE Ankeny Street Portland, OR 97214
Low energy. Anxiety, Hormone imbalance, Depression, Thyroid and adrenal dysfunction. Insomnia, Menstrual complaints, Digestive dysfunction, Menopause symptoms, Food sensitivities, Infertility, Weight gain, Vaginal infections, Diabetes, Abnormal paps, High blood pressure, Acne, Elevated cholesterol, Migraines, Thinning hair, Fibromyalgia, Pelvic floor Issues