NATUROPATHY & ACUPUNCTURE
Dr. Rachel Eppinga ND, LAc
Dr. Rachel Eppinga understands that you are a unique individual who deserves a personalized approach to your health and wellness care. She knows that your precious body strives to be well and that living a life of optimal health does not come from symptom or disease management. Deep healing and stepping into your vitality comes from making the lifestyle choices and nourishing yourself in way that allows for your body’s own healing mechanisms to return you to balance. She is dedicated to helping you experience the health you desire.
The beauty of Naturopathic and Classical Chinese medicine lies in an approach that inspires health through education, personal growth through positive change and takes advantage of elegant mind-body-spirit medicine rooted in both science and ancient healing wisdom.
Her treatments are both personalized and highly effective. She has advanced training in functional gastroenterology and nutrition as well vast experience in treating autoimmune and various endocrine conditions. She uses Aroma Acupoint Therapy in her Acupuncture practice and Neural Prolo Therapy (Lyftogt P.I.T), a simple and very effective treatment for pain. Dr. Rachel is also is a certified Food & Spirit Practitioner and a spiritual coach and intuitive.
Since receiving her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from the National College of Natural Medicine in 2003, Dr. Rachel has been helping patients through integrative, functional medicine and mindfulness-based techniques. With individualized and unique recommendations that incorporate the healing power of food, plants, movement, water, personal awareness and acupuncture, patients can expect to co-create a plan that encourages them to take the steps necessary for healing.
Rachel has called Portland home since 1997 and although can’t imagine living anywhere else, loves global travel and seeks adventure in foreign lands. A skilled home chef and devout foodie; amazing food and libations are not only part of her treatment plans, but a hobby. Her Core Desired Feelings are LOVE, EASE, LUMINOSITY & CONNECTION.
- Digestive wellness and Functional Nutrition.
- Sports injury, rehabilitation and performance
- Autoimmune and endocrine disorders (including Hormonal balance and Optimization)
- Women’s Health
- Mental, Emotional and Spiritual Well Being
- Pain Management – Acute and Chronic.
- Migraines and Chronic Headache
- Those seeking a higher level of vitality and thriving.
You can read more about her on her personal site, www.racheleppinga.com.