Dr. Richardson is a Licensed Naturopathic Physician in the state of Washington and a primary care physician. She is the owner of both Naturopathic Family Medicine (located in Fremont) and Natural Healthcare NW (located downtown). Dr. Richardson received her doctorate degree from Bastyr University. In addition, she completed a residency in family medicine with a focus in pediatrics under her mentor Dr. Tamara Cullen Evans. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Plant Biology and graduated from Michigan State University with honors.
Dr. Richardson enjoys working with all ages and especially loves working with families. Dr. Richardson is passionate about understanding the cause of illness and educating her patients to help them make the most informed, least invasive decisions regarding the health of themselves and their family. The relationships she cultivates with her patients is extremely important to her and essential to helping her understand each of her patients as individuals. Dr. Richardson is very comfortable and knowledgeable in both conventional treatment options and alternative options and will help you determine what is best for you.
Dr. Richardson lives in Seattle with her two Golden Retrievers. She enjoys reading, painting, cooking, horseback riding, and the theater.
Additional areas of interest: newborn care, acne treatment, biofeedback, anxiety and depression, allergies and food sensitives, hormonal concerns and hormone replacement therapy, GI concerns (including constipation, IBS, and SIBO), high cholesterol and pre-diabetes management.
Dr. Richardson is now offering the option of a video consult for her established patients. This is billed to insurance as a normal office visit. Please note Dr. Richardson also has appointments for video consults available on Saturday mornings.
Dr. Richardson is an in-network provider for the following health plans:
- Cigna (ASH)
- First Choice Health
- Kaiser Permanente/ Group Health (PPO plans only)
- Blue Cross Blue Shield (only certain states)
- Accepts Sliding Scale Applications (Medicaid plans automatically qualify for 50% off visits and potentially 75% off depending on financial need)
Please always call your insurance carrier to be sure the provider you are seeing is in-network and that you have naturopathic benefits with your individual insurance plan.