Dr. Kayla Eckart
Dr. Kayla Eckart is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor who believes that true health is more than the absence of disease, but is also achieving optimum function and well-being. Dr. Eckart enjoys family practice and has special interest in women’s health, thyroid disease, female hormone imbalance, PCOS, fertility, Holistic Pelvic Care ™, gastrointestinal complaints and inflammatory disorders.
Dr. Eckart received her Bachelor of Science from Portland State University in Portland, OR. She practiced as a Licensed Massage Therapist in various medical settings throughout her undergraduate and doctoral training. She graduated from the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) in Portland, OR, where she also received a Certificate in Natural Childbirth. Dr. Eckart served as a board member for the AZNMA (Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association). She has also taught Anatomy, Physiology and Medical Terminology at a postgraduate level.
Following working in an integrative medical setting, Dr. Eckart began her private practice and opened The Health Nook. The Health Nook is excited to have found a home within Wellspring Center for Health and Healing.
Her family moved to Arizona to escape the rain of the otherwise beautiful Pacific Northwest. As a Wyoming native, she appreciates the wide-open spaces that Arizona offers. She and her husband travel often with their son, visiting family and friends, but are always happy to come home and play in the Arizona sun.