Kate Barton Miyagi, ND
|Kate Miyagi earned her bachelors degree from Cornell University magna cum laude with a major in Science of Earth Systems, while also completing her pre-med coursework. She received her doctorate in naturopathic medicine summa cum laude from University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine in Bridgeport, Connecticut. She completed her residency in General Practice and Naturopathic Oncology at Yellowstone Naturopathic Clinic in Billings, Montana, certified by the Council on Naturopathic Medical Education and sponsored by Bastyr University.
As a naturopathic doctor, Dr. Kate approaches any medical condition first by restoring the foundations of health and giving the body what it needs to heal itself. She always keeps in mind the naturopathic principles of treating the root cause of any condition, and treating the whole person. She chooses effective treatments that are the least invasive or have the fewest side effects.
Dr. Kate specializes in women’s health, detoxification, autoimmune conditions, food allergies, gastrointestinal disorders, asthma, weight loss, metabolic syndrome and diabetes. She also enjoys working with people who would like to optimize their health, have more energy, and boost their immune system.
She has a particular interest in assisting cancer patients by providing nutritional counseling and helping with side effects from cancer treatment. During her residency, she worked at Frontier Cancer Center in Billings, Montana as a free service to patients undergoing cancer treatment. She believes that an integrative approach to cancer care can enhance quality of life during treatment, improve outcomes, and reduce the risk of recurrence.
She is a Fellow of the Institute for Human Individuality and a Certified FirstLine Therapist. She has completed a certificate course in classical homeopathy from the New England School of Homeopathy. Dr. Kate is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians.