Astragalus membranaceus has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries, and since then has gained a worldwide reputation as a powerful immune tonic. Astragalus is indigenous to the Northern and Eastern areas of China, and can …
Dr. Nicole Shusterman, ND
A licensed naturopathic doctor trained in primary care with the foundation of evidence-informed traditional nature cure. She received her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine degree from an accredited 4 year medical program at the National University of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon. This training consisted of 4,100 hours of instruction and 1,200 hours of hands-on clinical training. ND degree programs must meet the standards established by the Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME), a governing body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. NUNM is one of only seven accredited programs in North America. She is also certified in pharmacology by the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners, and feels confident in understanding your full medical history and working in an integrative manner to utilize the best of what conventional and natural medicine have to offer. More information about her approach to healing can be found below.
Her specialty is focused on using botanical medicine and homeopathy to ignite the “vis medicatrix naturae” or innate healing process so that you may optimize your wellness. With a diverse range of therapies as tools, also incorporating dietary and lifestyle counseling and supplementation, we are able to approach your whole-health in a truly holistic way.
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine-NUNM (Portland, Oregon)
Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, Minor in Chemistry-University of Texas at Austin