Meet Dr. Lisa A. Price, ND
Dr. Lisa Price is a distinguished Naturopathic Physician renowned for her expertise in both complementary cancer care and a broad spectrum of primary healthcare services. Her comprehensive approach to patient care is grounded in her extensive training and experience in culinary nutrition, dietary planning, and supplementation. Her primary focus is on mitigating the short and long-term side effects of treatments, while also advising patients on the best dietary choices for overall wellness and recovery.
With a prestigious background as a National Institute of Health (NIH) Research Fellow in the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine from 2005 to 2010, Dr. Price brings a wealth of knowledge and research experience to her practice. She is a celebrated author, radio host, and lecturer, in addition to her role as an adjunct faculty member at Bastyr University, where she has been shaping the minds of future healthcare professionals since 2003. Her academic journey, encompassing studies in microbial biochemistry and a Master of Science degree from New York, culminated in a distinguished graduation from Bastyr University in 1998, with honors in counseling.
At Bastyr University, Dr. Price taught a range of courses, including biochemistry for Master of Science candidates in Nutrition from 2012 to 2015. Her classes have been pivotal in exploring the physiological effects of nutrients and integrating standard biochemistry concepts into practical health applications. Her mentorship extends beyond the classroom, supporting students in both clinical and laboratory environments.
Her literary contributions are significant, including “Cooking through Cancer Treatment to Recovery” (Demos Health 2015), which enjoyed impressive sales, and two additional books published in 2019. Her research expertise, backed by her NIH fellowship in immunology and oncology, encompasses numerous peer-reviewed scientific publications and health and nutrition articles, alongside presentations at various scientific conferences.
Beyond her cancer care specialization, Dr. Price has been instrumental in developing integrative nutrition plans tailored to individual patient needs. These plans have proven effective in reducing treatment side effects and enhancing recovery and long-term wellness. Her collaborative efforts with prominent cancer centers in the Pacific Northwest highlight her dedication to holistic care.
After being diagnosed with cancer, I was terrified of treatment side effects, and was hesitant to start. Dr. Price worked with me to develop a plan that didn’t get in the way of my treatment, and one that my oncology team was comfortable with. I did great, and with minimal side effects. Specific nutrition played a huge role in my recovery and now in my survivorship.
Dr. Price’s expertise isn’t limited to cancer care. She is equally proficient in addressing a wide range of primary care concerns. Her skills in managing blood sugar regulation, including conditions like Metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes, are notable. Additionally, she offers specialized care in women’s health, addressing issues such as PMS, PCOS, perimenopausal symptoms, and menopausal wellness through non-hormone replacement therapies.
Her practice is defined by a unique blend of professional skill, extensive knowledge, and deep compassion. Whether it’s guiding cancer patients through their treatment and recovery or assisting those seeking general healthcare, dietary advice, or women’s health support, Dr. Price is committed to offering personalized and holistic care.
For those seeking a healthcare partner who combines expertise in both cancer care and general health with a compassionate and personalized approach, Dr. Price at AIM is an exemplary choice. Her integrative methods and commitment to patient wellness make her an invaluable resource for anyone looking to improve their health and wellbeing. Schedule a consultation with Dr. Price today and embark on a journey towards optimal health and wellness.