"I work with health-conscious people who continue to have problems such as acid reflux, bloating, IBS, fatigue, depression, or difficulty losing weight. I help my patients live energetic, pain-free lives so they can get back to doing what they love."
Dr. Melissa DeForest recognizes that every person's story is different and will take the time to understand and work with your unique needs. She is comfortable talking about all aspects of your journey towards better health including body, mind, and spirit. At any given time Dr. DeForest can act as your detective, cheerleader, teacher, confidant, or coach. Along the way you learn what your body truly needs get your health back to normal and how to keep it that way. Her focus is always on addressing the underlying cause of disease, even when providing immediate relief for any acute conditions.
Dr. DeForest received her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington, one of the world’s leading universities for integrative medicine. She received a BA in biology with a minor in chemistry from Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Massachusetts. She also attended advanced training seminars in Biotherapeutic Drainage, Homeopathy, and SIBO. She regularly furthers her knowledge by attending national and international seminars on the latest advances in integrative and functional medicine. A new revolution in healthcare is here, and this time it truly cares about your health. This is a different paradigm from standard medicine, which has only the short-term results in mind. Walking a healing path with Dr. DeForest might last a few months, and you end up healthier and more resilient than you were before. Discover what is possible for you.