Dr. Larkin has an undergraduate degree in Biology, and obtained her degree as a Naturopathic Doctor from Bastyr University in California. For reference, licensed ND attends a 4 year graduate-level naturopathic medical school and is taught the same basic sciences as an MD, with additional emphasis on disease prevention, clinical nutrition, homeopathic and botanical medicine, physical medicine and many other modalities. Dr. Larkin passed the NPLEX, allowing her to be licensed by the state of California as a primary care physician. She prides herself on providing comprehensive, compassionate and effective care to her patients and the variety of symptoms they present with. Dr. Larkin specializes in IV therapy to treat symptoms ranging from fatigue to the side effects of chemotherapy. She has also obtained 200 additional credit hours in functional neurology and rehabilitation.
Foundation of Naturopathic Medical Practice
The Healing Power of Nature (Vis Medicatrix Naturae)
Identify and Treat the Causes (Tolle Causam)
First Do No Harm (Primum Non Nocere)
Doctor as Teacher (Docere)
Treat the Whole Person (Tolle totum)
A licensed N.D. attends a four year graduate-level naturopathic medical school and is taught the same basic sciences as a medical doctor (M.D.), with additional emphasis on disease prevention, clinical nutrition, homeopathic and botanical medicine, physical medicine and many other modalities. N.D.’s focus on getting their patients well and keeping them well.
Ready to Make an Appointment?
15 Minute Consulation – Complimentary
Dr. Larkin will speak with you briefly over the phone to see if working with her would be a good fit. If she feels you work well together in moving toward your highest expression of health, she will set up a new patient visit.
New Patient Visit (90 min)
During the initial patient appointment, Dr. Larkin will gather as much information as possible. She will take a detailed medical history and perform physical exams. She will decide what lab testing may be necessary in order to get a bigger picture of what is going on, and may make some basic suggestions for treatment.
Follow Up Visit (60 min)
The follow up visit is where the full treatment plan is implemented to help bring you back into balance. This plan may include diet and lifestyle changes, supplements or injectable therapies, but is always individual to your unique needs.
Dr. Larkin’s Areas of Expertise
Many patients are choosing to designate an N.D. as their primary care doctor as opposed to an M.D.. Dr. Larkin treats most conditions, but is especially well-versed in the following:
Brain Fog & Fatigue
IV Therapy is an excellent way to get 100% bioavailable nutrients into the body. Oral supplements must be absorbed and assimilated through the gastrointestinal tract. IV nutrients go straight into the bloodstream for immediate uptake to target issues. Dr. Larkin also offers various Nutritional Injections.
Dr. Larkin’s knowledge of formulation and application of herbal medicines is expansive. Syrups, teas, tinctures, and capsules of organic herbal formula are utilized to help bring you back into balance. Herbal medicine is especially effective in treatment of the following conditions:
Colds & flu
Urinary tract infections