Naturopathic Physician, Co-founder, and Medical DirectorDr. Stephanie Stark is a licensed Naturopathic Physician. She received her B.S. in Nutrition from the University of Texas at Austin where she was inspired to further her studies into Integrative Medicine. During her schooling Stephanie worked at Whole Foods Market in the Herb & Supplement department. She encountered people on a daily basis who were dismayed with the current healthcare system and sought advice regarding their illness. She was inspired by stories of people taking their health into their own hands and researched how she could make a difference in people’s lives like this, in a deeper way. Stephanie heard discovered that as a Naturopathic Physician she could learn about conventional medicine and alternative treatments while emphasizing education and the least invasive treatment options. In 2005 she obtained her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine after five years of studies at Bastyr University. During that time, Stephanie worked at Children’s Hospital & Regional Medical Center and in the Dispensary at the Bastyr Center for Natural Health. Her clinical training at Washington’s largest natural medicine clinic, Bastyr Center for Natural Health, included shifts in Family Medicine, Physical Medicine and Counseling; she took elective shifts in Homeopathy and worked at off-campus clinic sites for homeless women and for seniors. She spent hundreds of hours beyond her formal education interning with various Seattle physicians. Dr. Stark received additional training in Primary Care and enjoys seeing patients of all ages and backgrounds. She is especially adept with women’s health, pediatric issues, digestive and thyroid issues. Dr. Stark is active in the advancement of her profession and is a member of several medical organizations
Outside of work, Stephanie enjoys spending time with her family & friends, cooking, dancing, and playing tennis.