Dr. John Christianson is licensed in the state of California as a Naturopathic doctor. He has since an early age been intrigued with both wholistic and direct approaches to medicine. He began his path with learning Bodywork to get a functional understanding of anatomy before his undergraduate education at the University of Arizona studying Human Health from which Graduated Suma Cum Laud.
It was during his undergraduate education that he was introduced to Naturopathic Medicine and found the medical career he was seeking providing for him a perfect blend of the approaches of both conventional and natural methods. He received his Doctorate in Naturopathy at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe AZ.
Dr. Christianson’s focuses of practice are in; hormone balancing, Men’s health, sports/rehabilitation and anti-aging. He is excited to be working with Dr Damani and the iThrive team in providing a higher level of care to patients Medical health experience.
His approach to sports/rehab therapies involves; Dynamic Fascia release, certified in functional movement taping and manual therapies. Anti-aging procedures include; micro-needling for scar reduction/elimination, Prolotherapy /PRP, IV nutrition and erectile dysfunction. He believes intreating the cause of disease and works with diet, lifestyle and herbs to bring about positive lasting changes.
Living a balanced life is very important for Dr. Christianson so outside of his medical practice he enjoys; travel, cooking, trail running, obstacle races, biking and exploring his interests as he is always seeking to learn something new.