Autumn Hoverter, MS, RD, CD

"I think the most common misperception about nutrition is that there's one correct way to eat, one cure-all supplement. ... Each person needs to decide, based on how they feel physically, mentally, and emotionally, what foods work best for their body. Stop worrying about the latest fad diet, supplement, or 'superfood.' "


"Thanks to the students and faculty at Bastyr Center for Natural Health, my poodle, Jasper, and I go on great walks."

Calvin Kwan

"It never ceases to amaze me how one’s hands can bridge the gaps between patient health and relationship."

Georgia Rae Williams

"I have arthritis in my neck and shoulders. I had been going to physical therapy for more than a year, but it didn't help. Then a Bastyr University student in my apartment building told me about Bastyr Center.'


“If your doctor says you can’t dance anymore, don’t put away your dancing shoes until you go to Bastyr!"


"The students and faculty at Bastyr Center changed my life. Through their care, I have learned to effectively overcome both fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome."

Alexis Gage

"I’m a surgeon and I had been struggling with hives for about six months. The itching wasn’t too bad, but I can’t have swollen hands in the operating room or swollen feet while I’m out walking the hospital on call."

Katherine Raymer, ND, MD

"In natural medicine, we learn that healing comes from within an individual who is not a disease and who could never be fully understood by just a disease name.”

Maria Coloumbe

My neck and shoulder pain reached a level I couldn't stand. When a friend told me about Bastyr, I said, 'What's a Bastyr?'

Shira Nahari

I am a 78-year-old Seattle girl, born and bred in the Emerald City. So not only Boeing but also Bastyr has always been a household word for me.