Dr. Jennifer Silapie is deeply committed to naturopathic medicine and complete wellness. She has a firm belief that true wellness expands beyond individual health to include the health of family, local community and global community. Naturopathic medicine exceeds a career for Dr. Silapie; it is an integral part of her daily lifestyle. She strives to restore joy and love of life through health and wellbeing. Dr. Silapie believes we are all sages to our health and encourages patients to take an active role in their health care.
To her, the key to health is through supporting the body to heal itself through re-establishing, enhancing and supporting our natural rhythms. She is attentive and listens to the patients’ story and tailors a wellness plan that supports the body through nutrition, sleep, movement, breath and gentle therapies that include biotheraputic drainage, herbal medicines, homeopathy, nutritional support, and body work techniques. She has a keen interest in human physiology to promote optional function of all organ systems and her medical emphasis is hormone balance.
She has a doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. In addition to her formal education, she brings with her experience as a research associate for a biopharmaceutical company which specialized in anti-cancer therapeutics. She has had additional training in craniosacral technique, intuitive counseling, as well as extensive mentorship in biotherapeutic drainage techniques. She has a strong spiritual practice enriched with meditation, which provides her a grounded and equanimous presence as a physician. She is an avid outdoor enthusiast and finds inspiration through observing nature. Amongst the kayaking community she is often referred to as “Dr. Jen”.
Dr. Silapie is an advocate for building a strong and nourishing therapeutic relationship to provide a comfortable environment for whole body health and healing. She aims to teach people about their body and health. She works with other practitioners in the community to provide well rounded health care to each individual patient. She welcomes you to the clinic and looks forward to journeying this marvelous path to wellness with you!
Healthy People Alliance of Klickitat County (Board Member)
Mount Adams Chamber of Commerce
Goldendale Chamber of Commerce
GO! Gorge Owned Business Network
American Association of Naturopathic Physicians