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Dr. Niki Rarig

Naturopathic Doctor / Acupuncturist

nrarig-bioI am a licensed naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist who recently returned to the Central Coast from Portland, Oregon. I grew up in Cayucos, and I am excited to rejoin the community here on the Central Coast. My first time receiving acupuncture was as a patient at this clinic, and so I am truly coming full circle to practice alongside Dr. Julianna Englund at East West Natural Medicine Center!

I received my doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine from the National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) in Portland. During my doctoral training I completed a two-year clinical mentorship in advanced gynecology and women’s health, and six-month mentorships in transgender healthcare, cardiology and pulmonology, in addition to my clinical training in primary care medicine. 

I completed a post-graduate naturopathic residency with Dr. Ilana Gurevich and Dr. Stefani Hayes at Kwan Yin Healing Arts Center, the largest integrative medicine clinic in Oregon. My residency had a focus on gastrointestinal health, fertility and women’s health. In residency I received extensive training in treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, and small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO). I also worked with many women during every step of their pregnancy journey, including optimizing fertility and preconception care, intrauterine insemination (IUI), and in vitro fertilization (IVF). 

I am a trained practitioner of The Arvigo Techniques of Mayan Abdominal Therapy ®, which promotes digestive, menstrual and reproductive health for both men and women, and Holistic Pelvic Care ™, a physical medicine technique that brings balance and strength to the pelvic floor. 

My approach to medicine is strongly integrative. I utilize conventional, naturopathic and Chinese medical treatment options in order to provide the most comprehensive, evidence-based care possible. Clinical modalities include nutrition, physical medicine, acupuncture, botanical medicine and prescription medications when indicated. I often collaborate with other providers to co-manage care for my patients. 

I look forward to working with you!

- Dr. Niki Rarig, N.D., L.Ac

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    East West Natural Medicine Center
    1415 Higuera St
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
    Phone: (805)543-8958
    Email: eastwestslo@gmail.com

EAST WEST NATURAL MEDICINE

1415 Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Phone: 805.543.8958
eastwestslo@gmail.com

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