About Bastyr University Clinic

Learn more about who we are and what you can expect as a patient.

Bastyr University Clinic is the teaching clinic of Bastyr University in San Diego and opened its doors in 2012. The clinic offers as many as 10,000 patient visits a year. Our natural, non-invasive approach takes into account the whole person, which means longer appointments to ensure that you feel heard, respected, and understood. Located in San Diego, Bastyr University Clinic aims to help people resolve chronic health problems or just support a healthy lifestyle that helps prevent illness through appointments in: 

The nonprofit clinic also provides basic natural health care to diverse, often underserved, populations through its Community Care Sites. The program consists of sites throughout the San Diego area where advanced students in naturopathic medicine and acupuncture provide free or reduced-rate care under the supervision of Bastyr clinical faculty. 


Bastyr University Clinic at a Glance

We provide a Team Care approach that involves one licensed, experienced practitioner and two or three advanced student clinicians, all invested in the outcome of your care. Our teams become partners in your health care, working together with you to discover your own unique route to wellness. If you prefer to see a licensed clinician one-on-one, appointments also are available in private practice. 


The mission of Bastyr University Clinic is to create an extraordinary environment committed to excellence in health care and clinical education that assists and empowers individuals and the community to achieve better health and a higher quality of life. 


Bastyr University is a nonprofit, private university in Kenmore, Washington, and San Diego, California that offers a range of graduate, post-baccalaureate, undergraduate, and certificate programs with a multidisciplinary curriculum in science-based natural medicine. Community classes and non-degree certificate programs are offered to the public through the University's Community and Continuing Education division.