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Dr. Jessica Bernardy is a health expert and naturopathic doctor, practicing in Santa Cruz, CA. She focuses her practice on:

  • Integrative infertility treatments

  • Natural fertility optimization

  • Preconception planning

  • Pregnancy nutrition

  • Postpartum support

  • Naturopathic Pediatrics

  • Women’s health

Dr. Bernardy is fiercely committed to guiding people looking for true health, disease prevention, and living a life free from illness. She works with individuals and families; kids, moms, dads, and any individual who is interested in improving their health and getting to the bottom of their dis-ease. Her clinical interests include family medicine, stress management, environmental medicine, autoimmune conditions, pediatrics, women’s health, and fertility optimization and infertility care. She sees patients for both acute and chronic 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 medicine, IV nutrient therapy, homeopathy, and hydrotherapy. As your naturopathic physician, Dr. Bernardy believes that health promotion and disease prevention are of the 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.

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Dr. Bernardy is an expert in natural medicine and you can feel confident engaging her to guide you toward health.

  • Residency in Naturopathic Family Medicine, 2015-2016, focus on women’s health and pediatrics.

  • 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 with focus on culinary arts, Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA, June 2011 

SPECIALIZED TRAINING

  • Advanced naturopathic therapeutics

  • Homeopathy, NESH certification

  • Advanced herbal medicine mentorship

  • Pediatrics residency and training

  • Advanced obstetrics certification

  • Doula certification 

  • Clinical biofeedback

  • Craniosacral therapy certification