What’s a naturopathic doctor (ND)? Naturopathic doctors are licensed in the state of CA as primary care providers that restore health and prevent illness using diet, detoxification, nutritional supplementation, botanical medicine and mind-body techniques. We combine the best of conventional medical diagnostic testing with alternative medicine treatments, allowing people to maximize health, minimize reliance on prescription drugs, and take active steps toward longer, healthier lives.
Naturopathic Primary Care: Providing a holistic, caring approach to your medical needs. Naturopathic doctors are general practitioners fully licensed in the state of California to provide your annual exams, lab testing, imaging, diagnosis, treatment and referrals to specialists.
Lab testing: Annual bloodwork to assess functional biochemistry, STI screening, pap smears, food allergy testing, stool analysis, heavy metals analysis, sleep hormone analysis, adrenal stress testing, salivary, urine and blood hormone tests.
Nutritional Counseling: We provide whole foods nutritional consultations for optimal health. Whether you are looking for advice to optimize your current dietary practices or have digestive problems such as abdominal pain, acid reflux, diarrhea, constipation, gas, bloating or low energy, naturopathic doctors provide expertise to support healthy GI function.
Botanical Medicine & Supplements: Naturopathic doctors are extensively trained in the use of herbs and supplements to support health naturally. If you´re looking for an alternative to mainstream pharmeceuticals for your health concerns, schedule a consultation with Dr. Graser to find out which herbs and vitamins are most appropriate for you.
Physical Medicine: Naturopathic doctors practice a well-rounded approach to physical health. Trained in orthopedic and sports medicine, soft tissue and bone manipulation techniques and craniosacral therapy, Dr. Graser relieves chronic pain issues gently and effectively and teaches how to maintain good structural health.
Counseling: An important part of any holistic treatment plan is addressing the mind-body connection. Dr. Graser utilizes biofeedback, somatic psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy and coaching to identify barriers to growth and help you move into a place of greater self-awareness and calm.
The Healing Power of Nature
Trust in the body’s inherent wisdom to heal itself.
Identify and Treat the Causes
Look beyond the symptoms to the underlying cause.
First Do No Harm
Utilize the least invasive and least toxic therapies, which often means supporting the body’s ability to heal with natural lifestyle habits first.
Doctor as Teacher
Educate patients in the steps to achieving and maintaining health.
Treat the Whole Person
View the body as an integrated whole in its many physical, biochemical, social, emotional, energetic, environmental and genetic dimensions.
Focus on overall health, wellness and disease prevention.