Dr. Jessica Bernardy

Dr. Jessica Bernardy is a licensed primary care Naturopathic Doctor, and holds a license in California. Currently serving patients in-person in the Santa Cruz, CA area, as well as virtually anywhere in the world.

Dr. Bernardy is fiercely committed to guiding people looking for true health, disease prevention, and living a life free from the constraints of illness, so they can have the life of their dreams. She is passionate about applying this to fertility, infertility, preconception, postpartum and pediatrics.

She works with individuals and families; babies, kids, moms, dads, and any individual who is interested in improving their health. She is also passionate about fertility/infertility work, wanting to improve the health of our world 7 generations into the future through affecting epi-genetics!

Naturopathic Healthcare, Fertility, Infertility, Pediatrics, Whole Family Care

In practice, her treatments aim to get to the root of the problem using vitalistic naturopathic techniques including diet and lifestyle modification, nutritional therapies, botanical therapeutics, homeopathy, and hydrotherapy. As your naturopathic physician, Dr. Bernardy believes that health promotion and disease prevention are of utmost importance and seeks to optimize your health by calling on your body's innate ability to heal itself.

She is honored to be able to help you on your own unique path to wellness, starting sometimes even before birth and continuing the journey through all of your life cycles.

Read more about Dr. Jessica Bernardy's background here.


"With many years of experience submerged in this lifestyle working on similar worries and concerns to achieve remarkable success, my mission and commitment is to provide you with the information you need to feel inspired and take charge of your life and health!

What lights me up about this work is knowing that I’m helping people live the life they want, to connect them with more of themselves, and inherently helping the planet at the same time. What sets me apart is my passion and commitment to realistic sustainable living, looking at environmental factors that influence our health, and practicing a traditional form of naturopathic medicine."

Health and happiness,

Dr. Jessica Bernardy, ND


EDUCATION & TRAINING

I’m an expert in natural medicine and you can feel confident engaging me to guide you toward health. Over the years, I have earned a doctorate in naturopathic medicine and a bachelor’s degree in nutrition. I have completed a 12 month internship in naturopathic family medicine and have done an 8 month residency in pediatrics and women's health.

  • Residency in Naturopathic Family Medicine, 2015-2016

  • Internship in Naturopathic Family Medicine, 2014-2015

  • Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA, 2011 - 2015

    • 310 doctorate level credit hours, 2 years of clinical training which includes over 2000 clinical hours, and 2 board examinations.

  • Bachelors of Science in Nutrition, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA, June 2011

PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT

Association of Perinatal Naturopathic Doctors

Dr. Bernardy is a board member of the APND and is passionate about perinatal education and health! A Perinatal Naturopath is a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine that has further developed his or her interest in providing care to women and their families throughout preconception, pregnancy, labor and the postpartum period.

Naturopathic Medicine Institute

Dr. Bernardy is working toward her fellowship in Vitalism through the Naturopathic Medicine Institute. The Naturopathic Medicine Institute envisions a world where enjoying optimal health allows people to reach their highest potential for inspired creativity.  It asserts that the highest ideal in health care must act in concert with the healing power of nature.


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