The Center for Natural Medicine, Inc. is the first and one of the largest integrated healthcare facilities in the Northwest founded in 1991. The Center comprises a diverse team of healthcare practitioners including three naturopathic physicians, twenty-four rotating 4th year naturopathic medical students, one chiropractor, two licensed acupuncturist, a nurse and licensed massage therapists working collaboratively to provide patients with well-researched and innovative treatments. Our central focus as a business is best reflected in our logo, philosophy , approach and core values described below.
The Celtic Knot: symbolizes balance and interconnectedness – within the healing process – of body, mind and spirit essential for optimal health; within the health care system – of bridging and collaboration with diverse healing modalities that best serve the patient’s needs of optimizing health and reversing disease.
Each individual is a unique whole-a complex living organism consisting of body, mind, and spirit. Health is not merely the absence of disease, it is a state of optimal function.
Through the choice of diverse medical care and therapies, our aim is to support the healing process with effective, appropriate health care and health enhancement services and education.
To offer an optimal healing experience through diversity, innovation and compassion. We encourage personal and professional growth and development of our people to better serve with full presence, integrity, competence, and love.
We hold essential the following core values by which we govern, operate, and practice:
Diversity and Innovation in Health Care in the spirit of;
Courage, Compassion and Commitment
Honesty – Integrity
Mutual Respect & Appreciation
Healing – Service
Personal & Professional Growth and Development
Synergy – Collaboration
while contributing to society and to the environment
The Many Roles of a Complete Physician
A complete physician not only diagnoses and treats disease, he/she identifies the underlying cause of disease while optimizing health and wellness. Additionally, the complete physician focuses on prevention with programs to delay the onset and progression of diseases, early detection testing, risk factor analysis, preventive education and lifestyle enhancement. All of our patients are offered the opportunity to receive healthcare support on all of these levels.Feel free to contact us for further information or to schedule a telephone consultation with one of our practitioners.