Dr. John Sherman, ND
Dr. John Sherman’s 30 years of naturopathic practice has equipped him with a wealth of experience — from natural childbirth to complex health challenges. His eclectic background has provided him with a unique perspective on many different ailments and imbalances.
In addition to practicing medicine prior to coming to Tahoma Clinic, Dr. Sherman served as Clinic Director for Bastyr University of Kenmore, Washington, and also as an associate professor for both the National College of Natural Medicine and Bastyr University. He has authored a classic naturopathic textbook on herbal medicine titled, The Complete Botanical Prescriber and also co-authored, Alternative Medicine: The Definitive Guide. Additionally, he has produced an instructional DVD titled, Cancer and Diet: Using Food to Eliminate Cancer and Promote Recovery.
At Tahoma Clinic, Dr. Sherman sees patients with diverse health problems, including men and women interested in Dr. Wright’s bioidentical hormone therapies. His areas of special interest include auto-immune challenges, chronic fatigue, immune system support, detoxification of the body, individualized nutritional programs, and preventive whole-health programs for men and women.
Dr. Sherman’s many years of practice have taught him that helping patients find the correct diet and supplements for their unique metabolism is essential when addressing imbalances or illness. Dr. Sherman summarizes his approach as follows:
Acquiring health is a different journey for all of us, and only by returning the body to balance can we achieve true healing. By maintaining one’s ideal diet, unique biochemical and hormonal makeup, plus removing toxins and blockages, we are able to open our lives to greater health, energy and creativity.