ND (Anticipated in 2019), National University of Natural Medicine
BS, Microbiology, University of Akron
Certified Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, Backcountry Rescue Institute
Skin care begins in the mind, addressing emotional and behavioral health.
Alexander Arrington is a 3rd year medical student at the National University of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon. Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology, Alexander has a propensity for studying the effects of human microflora on health. Alexander believes that health is dependent upon the maintenance of a strong connection to nature and that the achievement of optimal health is reflected in healthy skin. Alexander was born on a farm in the foothills of Appalachia, and from this early environment, he established strong roots tethering him to the natural world. Combining a variety of strategies, he intends to take a comprehensive approach to helping his future patients work toward living their healthiest lives.