Dr. Misty White is a Naturopathic Physician whose practice encompasses primary care, integrative medicine, toxicology, IV therapies, weight loss and nutritional counseling, autoimmunity, mood disorders, hormonal balance, and physical medicine. Dr. White believes in merging the best of conventional and alternative care to achieve the best health possible for her patients. She graduated with Honors from the National College of Natural Medicine, and completed two years of residency. Her first year of residency was at the Center for Natural and Integrative Medicine with Dr. Kirti Kalidas M.D., N.D. She is now practicing privately at Oswego Progressive Medicine in Lake Oswego, Oregon, and as Adjunct Clinical Faculty at the NCNM Clinic in Portland, Oregon.
Dr. White received a bachelor’s degree in Animal Physiology and Neuroscience from the University of California, San Diego. The background in Neuroscience has fostered a passion for understanding how the brain, hormones, emotions, and immune system work together. While at UCSD, she worked at the student-owned Food Co-op. In her four years there, she was introduced to the importance of healthy food options. Not only are such choices crucial to the health of the individual, but to the health of the planet as well.
For many people, digestive health is central to overall health. Dr. White explores issues central to digestive health such as gluten and other food sensitivities. Discovering gluten sensitivity was a key step forward in Misty’s health journey. She now gives talks in the community about gluten sensitivity. More information can be found at www.glutenfreetastefully.com.