Dr. Kristine Trockels ND is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor in the state of California. She graduated from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, Arizona in July 2012. After completing her boards she moved with her husband to Hawaii, for a year, to work at a Naturopathic Retreat. She worked with patients with addictions to prescription drugs, street drugs, and food. Some patients came to the retreat for a wellness program and detoxification. There was also a program for chronic illness and cancer. Most of the patients received IV therapy and counseling along with a strict raw food diet, caster oil packs and coffee enemas. Dr. Trockels relocated to the mainland when her husband received a job transfer to Sacramento. She returned to the schools as an Occupational Therapist while she worked on building her own practice. Dr. Trockels graduated from Temple University in 2000 with a degree in Occupational Therapy. Most of her experience has been working in the schools with children from preschool through high school. Dr. Trockels has one daughter who teaches at the university level. Dr. Trockels lives in Fair Oaks with her husband and 2 cats. She has been enjoying the diversity of the Sacramento area, biking along the American river, hiking in the mountains and weekend trips to the ocean and redwoods She grew up on the East coast but moved out west in 2000. She lived in New Mexico for several years but the cold winters were not enjoyable. This prompted a relocation to Phoenix, where she lived for 8 years until the extreme heat got to be too much! "California has the ideal climate and so much beauty. I am proud to call California home!" Dr. Trockels cares about your health. A lot of the services offered, have been practiced on herself, family and friends! She is always searching for the newest treatments that can help promote health. She is in the process of completing courses with the Institute for Functional Medicine. She keeps up to date on the latest information concerning environmental medicine .Dr. Trockels has post graduate training in Environmental Medicine. She is also certified to perform IV therapy in California. She is fascinated with "energy medicine" and offers many different treatments that have an energetic component to them. If you have a chronic illness that has not been helped by conventional methods, you are the perfect patient for Naturopathic Medicine. If you have not felt great in years, Naturopathic Medicine is for you. Unfortunately we live in a very toxic world, the air we breathe, the food we eat and the water we drink. We can all benefit from a good cleanse and nutritional analysis. Dr. Trockels can assist you with this as well as help you reduce future exposures. Call today for an appointment, you deserve optimal health!