Dr. Sara Christopherson-Whitney, is a California licensed Naturopathic Doctor practicing in Los Angeles, CA. She completed her pre-medical studies in Psychology at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD and her doctoral degree at the prestigious Bastyr University in Seattle, WA. Dr. Sara focused her clinical training on IV Therapy, Nutrition, Environmental Medicine, Neurological Diseases, Bio-Therapeutic Drainage, Botanical Medicine and Craniosacral Therapy. Following graduation she completed an internship at the TrueNorth Health Center in Santa Rosa, CA where the focus is on Clinical Therapeutic Fasting.
Dr. Sara is committed to helping her patients achieve optimal wellness through individualized treatment plans that focus on establishing foundational health. By listening to her patients she involves them in their journey and works along side them to find the root cause of their issues and to prevent future dis-ease. Since coming to Los Angeles Dr. Sara has worked along side a team of doctors lead by Robin Bernhoft, MD, who specializes in Environmental Medicine. She was heavily involved in the chelation treatments that help patients rid themselves of heavy metal toxicity. She is currently working together with the Sophia Health Institute up in Seattle, WA. This institute was founded by Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt, MD, PhD and provides patients with a comprehensive approach to healthcare and chronic disease. Dr. Sara enjoys collaborating with other specialists and working together to give her patients the best care possible.
Professionally Dr. Sara is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, the California Association of Naturopathic Doctors, and the American Civil Liberties Union. She has recently attended both of Dr. Ben Lynch’s Methylation Seminars and is very interested in the field of genetics and helping patients realize what their genes are telling them.