Calvin Kwan, ND
Dr. Calvin Kwan is a second-year clinical resident at Bastyr Center for Natural Health, where he supervises student physicians in the Department of Naturopathic Medicine. He also sees patients in private practice in Practitioner Care at Bastyr Center.
Dr. Kwan’s clinical interests include diabetes (types 1 and 2), metabolic syndromes and cardiovascular diseases. Additionally, he has a deep-seated passion for naturopathic manipulation, sports medicine, diet and lifestyle coaching.
Dr. Kwan maintains a patient-centered philosophy in which the journey to health begins and ends with the patient’s desire to succeed. During this journey, Dr. Kwan acts as a guide and teacher to help patients pursue their short-term goals and lifetime aspirations.
Dr. Kwan was a teaching assistant at Bastyr University for courses in naturopathic manipulation, orthopedics, physical clinical diagnosis and hydrotherapy. He was also co-captain of the Bastyr Sports Medicine Club. He was previously a surgical assistant in a Los Angeles medical center.
Education & Affiliations
- Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in 2012.
- Post Baccalaureate in Biological Sciences from California Polytechnic State University in 2007.
- Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from California Polytechnic State University in 2005.
Watch Dr. Kwan discuss "Preventing Sports Injuries with Natural Medicine.":