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Naturopathic doctor, Chinese medicine practitioner

Portland, Oregon

Objective
I am a naturopathic physician and Chinese medicine provider, licensed in the state of Oregon. I am a clinician in an integrative clinic with practitioners of various disciplines to deliver individualized and efficient healthcare.

Credentials
§  Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine- Active #2000

§  Oregon Medical Board, Licensed Acupuncturist- Active #AC 168160

§  DEA Registration- MY 3180609, Expires 5/2020

Experience
Holistic Health Clinic – 05/2015 to Present
§  Independent contractor in an integrative clinical setting, utilizing Eastern and Western medicine modalities and exchanging referrals between chiropractors, functional neurologists, acupuncturists, and massage therapists.

§  Order and analyze various functional medicine tests, in addition to conventional medical diagnostics to influence individualized treatment plans.

§  Specialties include musculoskeletal dysfunction, digestive health, metabolic disease, hormone imbalance, mental health, and women’s health.

§  Currently an active member of Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians, American Osteopathic Association of Prolotherapy Regenerative Medicine. Currently pursuing: Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncture Specialist.

Seven Circles Natural Medicine – 10/2013 to 05/2015
§  Employed as a primary care practitioner, specializing in Naturopathic and Chinese Medicine while integrating conventional medical therapies.

§  Established and supervised an in-house billing system using Office Ally® to submit insurance claims, track payments and follow up on unpaid claims.

§  Supported the front desk with many administrative tasks within the clinic, including scheduling patients, verifying insurance benefits, ordering medical supplies, and maintaining a properly stocked medicinary.

Medical Intern at National University of Natural Medicine –  2009 to 2014
§  Under the supervision of attending physicians and residents, managing patient cases by completing comprehensive physical exams, discussing appropriate differential diagnoses, ordering relevant laboratory studies, creating effective treatment plans and sending patients for proper referrals.

§  Specific treatment modalities include physical medicine, therapeutic nutrient supplementation, botanical medicine, hydrotherapy, minor surgery, Chinese medicine, acupuncture, dietary and lifestyle counseling.

 

Education
National University of Natural Medicine  Portland, Oregon   2007 to 2014

Arizona State University    Tempe, Arizona     2004 to 2007

Skills
As a functional medicine provider, I incorporate many diagnostic and healing modalities into my practice. I access traditional and conventional medical knowledge, including ancient Chinese healing modalities and modern evidence-based, innovative therapies to provide the most appropriate health care to my clients.

 

Education

2007 - 2014

Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine, Masters in Science of Oriental Medicine at National University of Natural Medicine

2004 - 2007

BA- Psychology, Biochemistry at Arizona State University

Experience

2015 - Present

Healthcare provider at Self Employed

I work as a clinician, with various interests in preventative and restorative medicine. In addition to maintaining skills and training for my profession, I am actively involved in the daily tasks of managing administrative and financial responsibilities of my small business.

  • Updated 2 years ago

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