Find Naturopathic Doctors - Rhode Island
Chrysanthi Kazantzis, ND, MS (Dr.Kaz)
Naturopathic Doctor, Clinical Nutritionist, Reiki Master
Dr. Kaz is the owner and founder of Anasa Personalized Medicine and is excited to be practicing naturopathic medicine in her home state of Rhode Island. Dr. Kaz is a licensed Naturopathic Physician, Clinical Nutritionist and a Reiki Master. She completed her education at the University of Bridgeport where she received a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and a Master’s degree in Nutrition. Previous to that, she graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Food Science.
Dr. Kaz is passionate about supporting the expansion of Naturopathic medicine and serves as the President of the Rhode Island Association of Naturopathic Physicians (RIANP) and is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP).
Dr. Kaz is dedicated to improving people’s health. She sees patients with a variety of health concerns including digestive disorders, cardiovascular dysfunction, thyroid disorders, diabetes, Lyme disease, arthritis and many more. She addresses these conditions through herbal medicine, supplements, homeopathy, guided nutrition and lifestyle counseling.
Dr. Kaz has been trained in disease reduction programs such as First Line Therapy and trained under Dr. D’Adamo for two years focusing on the blood type diet and nutrigenomics.
Dr. Kaz believes that the body has the ability to heal itself given the right tools and she helps guide patients to stop managing symptoms and start treating the underlying causes of illness.
Dr. Kaz also enjoys teaching the community about living a healthy lifestyle and lectures regularly in Rhode Island, writes articles for the Natural Awakenings magazine and has been voted as the Top Naturopathic Doctor in RI in 2020.
In her personal time, Dr. Kaz enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, exploring the beauty of Rhode Island and traveling the world!
Area of Emphasis: Chronic Illness, Gastrointestinal disorders, Mood Disorders, Lyme Disease, Mold toxicity, Thyroid conditions, Diabetes and Nutrition, Autoimmune conditons, Prenatal, pregnancy and postnatal health
Anasa Personalized Medicine, LLC
245 Waterman Street, Suite #308 Providence, RI 02906
Bridget Casey, ND
Dr. Casey is thrilled to be back in her home state of Rhode Island, offering naturopathic medicine to those in RI and Southern New England. Dr. Casey is passionate about natural medicine and healthy living and is committed to helping others lead healthy, happy and fulfilling lives. Her mission is to not only help others achieve wellness and vitality, but also to inspire them to enjoy life to the fullest.
Dr. Casey is a well-rounded natural medicine practitioner, utilizing interventions such as herbal medicine, nutrition, homeopathy and lifestyle counseling. Dr. Casey enjoys seeing motivated patients of all ages and feels comfortable working with a wide variety of conditions. That being said, she does have a focus on supporting women’s health issues related to hormone dysregulation and also has advanced training in supporting chronic gastrointestinal disorders. Patients will notice that Dr. Casey makes a sincere effort to learn the many facets of who they are – including their physical, mental and emotional selves. This enables Dr. Casey to help patients more fully and leads to longer lasting results.
Dr. Casey’s formal training includes a doctorate in naturopathic medicine, with honors, from the National University of Natural Medicine in Portland, OR. Dr. Casey completed her residency in naturopathic family practice at Richmond Natural Medicine, in Richmond, VA. Dr. Casey also has additional training and certification in Applied Kinesiology (AK) from the International College of Applied Kinesiology (ICAK) and is trained in NET (Neuro-emotional Technique). Dr. Casey completed her undergraduate degree at Boston College in Boston, MA.
Sharing her knowledge of natural medicine is an absolute blast for Dr. Casey and she looks forward to being a partner in your journey to vibrant living.
Dr. Casey is a member of the Rhode Island Association of Naturopathic Physicians, American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and the International College of Applied Kinesiology
Area of Emphasis: Hormone imbalances (including reproductive, thyroid and adrenal), Digestive issues, Immune dysregulation, General wellness
Sheila M. Frodermann, MS, ND, DHANP, CCH
Naturopathic Physician, Classical Homeopath, and Bowen Practitioner
Dr. Sheila M. Frodermann is a Rhode Island licensed naturopathic physician, a board certified classical homeopath, and a certified Bowenwork practitioner. She is the founder and director of Providence Wholistic Healthcare (PWH), the oldest naturopathic medical clinic in Rhode Island, located on the east side of Providence.
Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Frodermann received her Master of Science in Environmental Studies from Antioch New England Graduate School and her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Wellesley College. She received her medical training at National College of Naturopathic Medicine (NCNM), an accredited resident medical school where she graduated with honors. She co-designed and piloted the first Integrative Family Medicine Residency at NCNM, focusing on Women’s Health. Upon completing her residency, she returned to her native New England to establish a private practice.
Dr. Frodermann’s post-graduate work includes an enthusiastic focus on the science of homeopathy. A long-standing student of Drs. Paul Herscu and Amy Rothenberg, she attends the New England School of Homeopathy regularly. She achieved board certification in classical homeopathy from the Counsel of Homeopathic Certification (CHC), and is a diplomate and member of the Homeopathic Academy of Naturopathic Physicians (HANP), and a member of the National Center for Homeopathy.
Dr. Frodermann is a member of the American Bowen Academy. Discovering the wonder of Bowenwork while attending naturopathic medical school, she offers twenty-five years of experience in assisting clients to heal from chronic and acute physical challenges using this spectacular technique. She is trained as an Associate Instructor with the Academy.
A member of the Rhode Island Association of Naturopathic Physicians (RIANP) since 2000, Dr. Frodermann served in leadership positions of President and Treasurer for over 10 years. Her dedication to the RIANP was critical in securing licensure. She served as Secretary of the Board at Hope Center for Cancer Support, the historical non-profit cancer support organization of Rhode Island.
Area of Emphasis: Allergies, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Digestive and Gastrointestinal Health, Fatigue, General Health and Wellness, Menopause, Osteoporosis, Women’s Health
Contact Info: Address: 144 Waterman Street Suite #3 Providence, RI 02906
For information about Bowenwork: http://www.americanbowen.academy/practitioner-profile?memberId=9970
For more information about homeopathy: www.nesh.com/sheilafrodermann
Martine Delonnay, ND
Dr. Martine Delonnay is a Naturopathic Doctor licensed in the states of RI and VT. She also is a Medical Doctor licensed in Haiti. Dr. Delonnay serves as a director in the RIANP (Rhode Island Association of Naturopathic Physician). Her experience with both the conventional and Alternative aspect of Medicine put her in an ideal position to assist her clients and work in association with other practitioners. She has a special interest in bringing awareness to the mind-body connection using botanicals, hydrotherapy, homeopathy and lifestyle counseling.She is driven to educate, inspire and empower those around her. Everyone has the potential to achieve their dreams and goals, but often is unable to because of their fears, perceptions and circumstances. Dr. Delonnay strives to work with her patients to remove barriers, empowering patients to seize opportunities and to make the life they want a reality. She has done a lot of work understanding the emotional roots of our physical ailments and believes that all pathologies are related somehow to the suppression of emotions. She is a Reiki practitioner and also a certified Hypnotist. She integrates theses skills in her practice to better assist her clients. Her passion for the art of Healing, her desire to help others and her love for Education constitute the platform of her vocation.
Area of Emphasis: Holistic preventative care, Ozone (no IV), hands-on therapies.
Contact Info: Delonnay Holistics: 182 Gano Street, Providence RI 02906
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Cathy Picard, ND
Dr. Cathy Picard is a Naturopathic Physician certified in Bowen Therapy, Biotherapeutic Drainage (a European system of homeopathic healing) and Integrative Pediatrics. She offers general family care, complimentary pediatrics, preconception care, and support for healthy aging at Nature Cures Clinic in North Smithfield, RI. Along with caring for patients in her home state since 2005, Dr. Cathy is an avid learner and has been engaged in ongoing training in homeopathy, nutrigenomics, functional medicine, and international innovations in Naturopathic care. She has helped her patients recover from a wide variety of chronic illnesses including but not limited to autoimmune diseases, chronic pain, hormonal imbalances, allergies, eczema, asthma, gastrointestinal issues, and pediatric developmental and mood disorders.
Central to Naturopathic philosophy is the concept that the human body has an innate ability to heal when obstacles are removed and support is provided. Gentle therapies that work with the body and stimulate healing are central to Dr. Cathy’s practice. She also offers functional lab testing in order to evaluate and treat system imbalances that are missed by conventional diagnostic testing.
Professional affiliations include the Rhode Island Association of Naturopathic Physicians, American Association of Integrative Medicine, Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians and Autism Research Institute. She may be reached at 401-597-0477 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Area of Emphasis: Family medicine & preventative care
Nature Cures Clinic
132 Old River Road
Lincoln, RI 02865
Angela McCann, ND, DAOM
Dr. Angela McCann is a Naturopathic Physician and Doctor of Acupuncture at Opus Total Health. She is an expert in Natural Medicine and can help with all health maintenance, functional improvement, and pain management needs. Her philosophy is, “Let us focus on today and what steps we can take to improve wellness right now.”
Dr McCann has advanced training in cosmetic acupuncture and microneedling, which uses very fine needles to stimulate muscles of the face to tighten and encourage collagen to grow. Microneedling is very useful for reducing fine lines, acne scarring and improves hair thickness in receding hairlines and premature hair loss. She is additionally skilled at treating scars using Dolphin Neurostim and has great success reducing painful c-section scars and abdominal scarring after surgery. Dr. McCann uses a caring and gentle acupuncture technique that is comforting, yet effective especially for patients who may be new to (and a little nervous about) acupuncture.
Dr. McCann’s medical practice focuses on locating and treating the root cause of issues. She treats many “gut” issues such as Leaky Gut, SIBO, IBS, Diarrhea and Constipation. She treats a wide variety of men’s and women’s health issues and autoimmune conditions. Dr. McCann advises patients on a healthy lifestyle and diet, and guides them through their weightloss journey. She enjoys teaching patients a gentle exercise called Qi Gong, a traditional exercise that is safe and effective for people of all ages. She also focuses on mind-body medicine, guiding patients through difficult life situations with meditation, tapping and acupressure techniques to treat the whole person.
Dr. McCann graduated with highest honors from the University of Bridgeport where she received dual degrees of Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine and Masters of Acupuncture. She completed advanced medical rotations in China in a stroke recovery and pain clinic in a Traditional Chinese Hospital and trained in Guatemala at a general medicine clinic using Naturopathic Medicine and Acupuncture.
Opus Total Health:
66 Nooseneck Hill Rd
West Greenwich, RI 02817
Erica LePore, ND
Area of Emphasis: 21 Day Detox & Elimination Diet Contact Info: All That Matters 315 Main Street, Wakefield, RI 02879 Website: www.21daydetoxplan.com
Kathleen Cannon, ND*
Dr. Kathleen Cannon is a Connecticut licensed naturopathic physician with a general family practice in Norwich, CT. Dr. Cannon believes deeply in the power of nature, each individual’s innate ability to heal, and the interconnectedness of mind, body and spirit for well-being.
Dr. Cannon earned her naturopathic medical degree from the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine, a rigorous four-year in-residence naturopathic medical school. As part of her medical school education, Dr. Cannon worked firsthand in medical clinics with patients as well as at community clinics in the greater Bridgeport area providing free medical care to patients, including an HIV/AIDS clinic and an addiction recovery facility. Dr. Cannon also worked at the Center of Excellence in Generative Medicine, where she was both taught and trained by Dr. Peter D’Adamo.
Dr. Cannon has special training in homeopathic medicine, having completed several specialty homeopathyclinical rotations and trained under Dr. Florence McPherson. She completed the New England School of Homeopathy taught by Dr. Paul Herscu and Dr. Amy Rothenberg in Amherst, MA. She received a scholarship to study with Dr. Andre Saine in Montreal, Quebec, where she attended the Essentials of Acute and Chronic Prescribing intensive course. Dr. Cannon also attended the Levels of Health Conference where world-renowned expert Professor George Vithoulkas presented. She has also had the privilege of attending lectures by Dr. A.U. Ramakrishnan, developer of the Plussing Method, and Robert Street.
Prior to naturopathic medical school, Dr. Cannon completed pre-medical post-baccalaureate studies at Hunter College of the City University of New York. She earned her Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Connecticut College, majoring in English and philosophy. During college, she attended the Business Bridge Program at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. Dr. Cannon is Reiki Level II certified and holds a certification from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition.
Dr. Cannon is a member of the Connecticut Naturopathic Physicians Association (CNPA), the Rhode Island Association of Naturopathic Physicians (RIANP) and the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP).
Area of Emphasis: Autoimmune disease, Chronic illness, Metabolic conditions, Endocrine including thyroid issues, Genetic variations, General and Preventive care
107 Wilcox Rd, Suite 107A
Stonington, CT 06378
*These naturopathic doctors are currently practicing outside of Rhode Island. However, they are living in and/or are connected to the Rhode Island community. They maintain their membership with the RIANP.