Naturopathic Services near Tacoma and Puyallup
Dan Labriola, ND, PEng
Voted among “Seattle’s Top Doctors” in Seattle and Seattle Met Magazines
Dr. Labriola founded Northwest Natural Health Specialty Care Clinic in 1985, and currently serves as clinic Director.
A graduate of Syracuse University and Bastyr University, Dr. Labriola is a pioneer in integrative care. He is the recipient of many awards, has served in government and non-profit leadership positions, published several highly-respected scientific papers and is a consultant for a number of area hospitals specializing in the appropriate use of alternative medicine and complementary therapies for patients currently involved in conventional medical treatments.
Morgan Schuster, ND
Northwest Natural Health ® Specialty Care Clinic, in partnership with Northwest Medical Specialties, welcomes Morgan Schuster, ND as our newest naturopathic physician. In addition to general naturopathic practice, Dr. Schuster has an interest and specialty training in oncology, intravenous therapy, mind-body medicine and Ayurveda. She is a graduate of Bastyr University and the New England School of Homeopathy, and has successfully completed the additional postgraduate Northwest Natural Health comprehensive specialty training and accreditation.
The accreditation program is an important part of the services our group provides because it allows us to integrate our care seamlessly, safely and effectively with the state-of-the-art cancer care provided by Northwest Medical Specialties. Our evidence-based strategies include a special emphasis on oncology, avoiding drug-nutrient interactions and managing a wide range of quality of life issues that frequently accompany a cancer diagnosis and treatment and which have not responded to usual standard of care. Dr. Schuster is passionate about treating the whole person and providing effective solutions for patients who have not had their health issues resolved with standard of care. She believes that the patient’s experience during treatment should be supportive, collaborative and enjoyable. Every patient needs to be heard.
When she is not providing patient care, she enjoys hiking , bicycling, salsa dancing and healthy cooking.
The top complaints addressed by integrative care consultations include:
• Hot Flashes
• Allergies (food and environmental)
• Poor tolerance of treatment
• Gas (flatulence, belching)
• Stomach upset (dyspepsia)
• Bowel urgency and incontinence
• Urinary urgency and incontinence
• Disease prevention
• Weight loss or gain
• Sleep disturbance
• Peripheral neuropathy
• Muscle cramps
• Restless leg syndrome
• Skin Rashes