Licenses & Certifications:
- Primary Care Naturopathic Physician
Certified Clinical Aromatherapist
I am attending physician at the Northwest Center for Optimal Health in Marysville, Washington. I have been a healthcare provider since 1987, and is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and Bastyr University. I have advanced certification in Aromatherapy & Ayurveda (an ancient Indian healing practice using foods as medicine). I am a co-host on local radio & lecture professionally about natural health locally. My practice focus includes: general family medicine, women’s health & hormones, autoimmune conditions, digestive disorders, endocrine disorders, and, of course, nutrition and lifestyle counseling.
Philosophy: The most important tools I have are good ears! Your story is important, just by listening, we can find answers together. As your doctor, it’s my job to not only help you find your path to achieve optimal health but to teach you how to stay on that path.
Depression, Anxiety or Bipolar Disorder
Metabolic Syndrome (pre-diabetes, insulin resistance)
Migraines and Headaches
Thyroid, adrenal and other hormonal disorders
Allergy and Immunology
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism