Dr. Sabin Gilman (he/him/his) is a licensed Naturopathic Primary Care Physician (2020) and Massage Therapist (2016) in the State of Washington. He is joining West Seattle Natural Medicine and Naturopathic Family Medicine as a first year resident. He earned his doctorate degree from Bastyr University, where he also received additional training in massage therapy, through Bellevue Massage School. He received his bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences with a minor in Holistic and Integrative Health from the University of Southern Maine. At that time, he was a licensed Basic Emergency Medical Technician in the State of Maine.
Dr. Sabin is passionate about working with people from all walks of life, regardless of gender, race, income, age, body size, abilities, etc. He is committed to continuously learning, growing, and practicing cultural humility and competency. He has experience with those experiencing intimate-partner violence, trauma, houselessness, food insecurity, gender dysphoria, addiction, developmental disabilities, and mental health disorders. He strongly believes in the importance of meeting patients where they are, and tailoring care based on their needs, values, and goals. He works in close partnership with his patients to identify what wellness looks like to them and has a wide scope of tools to help them navigate their health journey. He is a creative problem solver and often likes to think outside of the box. He is comfortable utilizing both conventional, complementary, and alternative treatment options.
Dr. Sabin lives in West Seattle with his partner and his 43+ pet plants. He understands the importance of the local culture and supporting community-based businesses. He is excited to be able to bring more naturopathic LGTBQIA2S+, gender-affirming, physical medicine, and men’s* healthcare to this side of the bridge and to Fremont. By year’s end, he will be credentialed with all major insurance carriers and will receive his DEA# to provide hormone therapy. In his free moments, he enjoys spending time in nature, gardening, laughing with his friends, and connecting with his spiritual community. Given his own chronic health journey, he devotes significant time to his own self-care using a variety of techniques.
Areas of Interest: Chronic disease and pain management, LGBTQIA2S+ and gender-affirming healthcare, physical medicine, men’s* health and mind-body-spirit medicine.
*Men’s health focuses on all people who identify as men or masculine, regardless of sex assigned/designated at birth. *