Dr. Alexandra Gotea, ND, MSOM

Dr. Alexandra Gotea is a Naturopathic Physician & Chinese Medicine Practitioner in Southeast Portland, Oregon

For the past decade I have dedicated my life to bring individuals to a state of wellbeing both as a registered nurse and now as a naturopathic physician.  I wholeheartedly believe in co-creating a partnership with you and working together towards a place of health and healing.

I believe in the communion between mind, emotions, body and spirit and the effect these mutually have on one another and manifest as symptoms of dysfunction in your body. I can help you balance them, which is key to the healing process. Therefore, I strive to find and teach you about the blockages that prevent this balance from occurring, restoring your body to health.  Freeing up the energy your body was using for healing and repurposing it in ways that serve your life in health.

Being trained in Naturopathic Medicine and Classical Chinese Medicine and providing nursing care in a high acuity setting in New York City, gave me the tools to ‘read’ nuances of each persons’ body. Through trainings and personal experiences, I have learned that in many ways: our bodies are our storytellers! By listening deeply to the body, I am able to attune to the expression ‘of a struggle’ to health in you and impart this knowledge back to you.  I support you as you take this insight and learn to reorganize in a way that will serve your highest aspirations.

I work to create a space where you can be at ease and at home. I feel this is what sustains a trusting relationship. In my care for you, I weave a nurturing environment to help you access your healing potential, a key in our journey together towards a radiant healthier you.

Through Naturopathic and Chinese Medicine, I provide holistic care to a variety of ailments extending from

  • primary care concerns
  • acute and chronic pain
  • chronic conditions such as thyroid disorders, chronic fatigue
  • depression, anxiety
  • woman’s health conditions
  • sleep issues
  • urinary disorders
  • digestive complaints……and more

Education

I earned my Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and Master of Science in Oriental Medicine at National University of Natural Medicine. Currently, I am completing my Doctor of Science in Oriental Medicine at the same university. My degree in Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Bachelors of Arts in German Language and Literature was completed at Binghamton University, New York.

Outside of work

I enjoy spending time in nature, wild crafting and making my own medicines, exploring traditional medicines form around the world, traveling, assisting and supporting initiatives that nourish Naturopathic and traditional medicines.

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Modalities

Languages

English, Romanian, German

Learn more

For more information, please call to schedule an appointment, (503) 956-9396.