Bastyr Center is a teaching clinic with a Team Care approach. Your health concerns are evaluated comprehensively by a licensed health professional and approximately two advanced-student clinicians.
Many of our health care professionals also teach at Bastyr University. All of our clinical supervisors are experienced in patient care, and many have private practices as well. Clinical supervisors are intimately involved with each patient’s case.
Dr. Acosta Smith’s clinical interests include family medicine, women’s health, autoimmune disease, diabetes, migraine headaches, pulmonary medicine and pediatrics.
Dr. Altman's clinical interests include type 2 diabetes, digestive wellness, physical medicine, acupuncture and East Asian medicine.
Dr. Anderson's clinical interests include family medicine, women's health, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, chronic disease prevention, integrative oncology (specifically breast cancer), autism and ADHD, autoimmune diseases and sports medicine.
Dr. Bender's clinical interests include integrative and holistic family medicine and mental health, and applying comprehensive approaches including dietary/lifestyle modifications, botanical medicine and homeopathy to treat a variety of health concerns.
Dr. Bosted works with the acupuncture and East Asian medicine department to oversee the integrated pain shifts, which focus on combining acupuncture and naturopathic medicine to reduce and alleviate pain.
Dr. Brammer's special areas of interest are women’s medicine and the treatment of chronic disease with a focus on lifestyle change, nutrition and botanical medicine.
Dr. Brignall supervises the Integrative Cancer Care specialty shift at Bastyr Center for Natural Health. His special interests include cancer and pediatric neurodevelopmental disorders.
Dr. Congdon provides family medicine in private practice at Bastyr Center, and has a special interest in digestive health and treating inflammatory and functional disorders of the gastrointestinal tract.
Dr. Connor's areas of interest include physical medicine, pain management, gastroenterology, endocrinology and visceral manipulation.
Dr. Cullen has several years of experience in evaluating and managing female health conditions including menstrual disorders, vaginitis, cervical abnormalities, infertility and contraception management including IUD placement.