Dr. Krebsbach is a family practice Naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist practicing in Portland, Oregon at Inner Gate Acupuncture.
She specializes in bio-identical hormones, thyroid care, digestive health, and autoimmune conditions.
A love for medicine and cultivation of Eastern healing systems
Dr. Krebsbach's love for medicine and Eastern healing systems developed during a six-month undergraduate sabbatical in India. These studies sparked a desire to search for the root causes of illness and implement treatments focusing on the whole person. She began learning how our health relates to the environment around us. She returned inspired to deepen her understanding of natural medicine.
Nationally board-certified specializing in women’s health
After college,Dr. Krebsbach moved to the Pacific Northwest to attend the National University of Natural Medicine. Throughout the six-year Naturopathic and Chinese medicine program, she mentored with doctors specializing in cancer care, women’s health, HIV, and endocrinology. Once Dr. Krebsbach graduated and became nationally board certified, she completed a two-year Residency program specializing in adjunct cancer care.
As a Naturopathic doctor, she has over ten years of clinical experience treating people of all ages and has developed a family-based practice. She cherishes treating whole families, their friends and communities.
An educator, investigator, and perpetual student
Dr. Heather Krebsbach prides herself in being an educator, investigator, and perpetual student. She inspires her patients to heal themselves with the foundations of nutrition and a healthy lifestyle. She encourages her patients to feel empowered by their health choices and strives to help her patients eliminate the obstacles to wellness.
Dr. Krebsbach commonly treats:
Menstrual Irregularities and PMS
Infertility and Pregnancy Support
PCOS, Uterine Fibroids
Hot Flashes and other Menopause Symptoms
Hypothyroidism and Autoimmune Disorders
Allergies, Asthma and Skin Issues
High Cholesterol and Diabetes
Weight-Loss or Weight-Gain
Anxiety, Depression, ADD/ADHD
Fatigue and Insomnia
Adjunct Cancer Care
Acute and Chronic Pain