Bruce Milliman, ND | "I’ve been practicing naturopathic medicine since 1982. In addition to my practice, I am a passionate patient advocate, helping people gain access to third party reimbursement, as well as reimbursement equity for naturopathic physicians. I have co-authored several articles on naturopathic medical practice in the areas of practice characteristics, medical co-management, and Hepatitis C."
Dr. Tilli Williams, ND has more than 35 years of experience in health, wellness and community outreach. Known as “Dr. Tilli”, she has been treating patients for a variety of illnesses using natural medicine treatment protocols. Currently, she is the Founder and Executive Director of DC Wellness Institute (DCWI). At DCWI, she offers a holistic approach in the development, implementation and management of wellness programs. Dr. Tilli is a health and wellness coach, consultant and naturopathic physician. Dr. Tilli designs programs to address unique client, patient, and community needs. The programs provide solutions that increase health literacy, healthy behaviors and patient compliance. She creates a team of experts that reflects the community and addresses the unique needs of each project. Programs and services include: Wellness Coaching, Education and Training, Faith and Community-Based Initiatives, Patient Navigation, Community Outreach, Lifestyle and Nutritional Counseling, Mindfulness, Meditation and Stress Reduction, Patient, Client and Employee Training
Dr. Jared Zeff, ND, LAc | Dr. Jared Zeff is a licensed doctor of naturopathic medicine and a licensed acupuncturist. In addition to maintaining a private practice, Dr. Jared Zeff currently teaches at the Bastyr University, College of Naturopathic Medicine in Seattle. Dr. Zeff is considered a traditionalist, practicing a classical form of naturopathic medicine. He began a private practice in McMinnville, Oregon, based around obstetrics and family medicine. In 1993 he moved his practice to the Portland area, and in 2001 moved to Vancouver. He currently works primarily with chronic disease.
Louise Edwards, ND, LAc | Dr. Edwards hails from a generation that began a "back to earth" movement. Deciding she wanted to help transform adverse influences in ecology that resulted in adverse effects on human health, she realized that the field of natural medicine would allow her to do both. In 1988, she took the very first NPLEX exams. She was present at the first meeting of the AANP and served on the board during the mid'90s as a legislative chair when very few states had licensure laws for naturopathic physicians. Dr. Edwards was also a part of a team involved in political efforts that resulted in a big jump in the number of licensed states in the '90s.
Dr. Virender Sodhi was the first Ayurvedic and Naturopathic physician in the USA. He received his ND degree from Bastyr in 1988. Subsequently, he was invited to join the faculty at Bastyr to teach Ayurvedic sciences. Dr. Sodhi finished his fellowship in Integrative Oncology with Dr. Mark Rosenberg in 2012. He has taught at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (Scottsdale, Arizona), National College of Naturopathic Medicine (Portland, Oregon), University of Bridgeport (Bridgeport, Connecticut) University of Washington School of Pharmacy (Seattle, WA), Des Moines University (Des Moines, Iowa). In addition to educating students at academic institutions, Dr. Sodhi has educated the general public about the benefits of Naturopathic medicine both nationally and internationally. He has been featured on several radio and television programs across the country, including an hour-long talk show titled Ayurveda: Wealth of Health featured during the summer of 1997 on KEZX, a local radio station in Seattle, Washington. He shares his knowledge of Ayurveda by lecturing in hospitals, conferences and universities in the United States, as well as in Italy, Switzerland, Holland, Japan, New Zealand, Australia, Austria and Canada. Dr. Sodhi has served on the Panel of Experts with Dr. Andrew Weil for Natural Health magazine and has been featured in the Ask the Experts column on several occasions.
Jeana Kimball, ND, MPH | Dr. Kimball trusts and uses the healing power of nature to help her patients find balance, get healthier and live life to its fullest. She believes relationships are central to healing processes. Believing that doctors should know how to deliver babies and desiring to learn the skills, she pursued a midwifery degree (LM, Bastyr, 1991). She travelled around the world after graduation from Bastyr, living and doing births in southern Texas, India, Holland and England. She soaked up different cultures while circumnavigating the globe.
Cathy Rogers, ND is a naturopathic physician and well-known healer practicing in the Seattle area for 40 years. She guides clients to move toward wholeness through life transitions, challenging moods, chronic illness, persistent anxiety, and more.Cathy Rogers is a 1976 graduate of National College of Naturopathic Medicine. She has been practicing naturopathic medicine with a specialty in mindbody medicine and psychotherapy in the Seattle area for 40 years. She empowers her clients to use their inner resources to create wholeness and vitality in their lives. . She created and operated Chico Water Cure Spa for fourteen years, a day retreat for therapeutic bathing on Puget Sound. She has facilitated many women’s renewal retreats in Nature incorporating water therapies, healing touch and group processes to catalyze movement in their lives toward more reliable vitality and compassionate self-care. She was a leader in the development of the naturopathic profession. As a founding Director in 1985 and 2nd President (1988-90) of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, she initiated a process for the profession to define itself and articulate its principles, which naturopathic institutions worldwide use to define themselves today. As Academic Dean of John Bastyr College in the 1980s, Dr. Rogers developed the academic program that was a foundation for the first naturopathic medical school to become accredited. In 2016 she received the Benedict Lust Award from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians for a “career lifetime achievement for extraordinary naturopathic physicians.”