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Dr. David Palacios - Portland, Oregon Naturopath

Call me Dr. Jakob. I’m an intentional, licensed naturopathic physician in the state of Oregon. I find it an honor to be a part of people’s health journeys, using skills grounded in the foundations of health, such as community, diet, physical activity, stress management, and sleep, 

I address each patient’s health needs in light of their unique differences. Naturopathic medicine draws on principles that treat the whole person, support the body’s natural ability to heal, and empower patients in their health. 

These principles are why I chose natural medicine. They’re the elements that guide my treatment plans working with patients rather than working on patients.

While I enjoy addressing all aspects of health, I’ve grown an additional enthusiasm for chronic pain, chronic infections, gastrointestinal, endocrine/hormone, and mental health. 

My tools for healing are versatile, allowing me to support each patient where they’re at and with multiple factors. These tools include lifestyle support, herbal therapies, IV therapies, hydrotherapy, and homeopathy. 

I don’t shy away from the important and effective use of pharmaceuticals. But instead, I aim to use them sparingly and wean patients off them whenever possible. 

I see health as a journey guided by goals and being multifactorial. It ebbs and flows, grows and changes, has ups, has downs, all the while moving towards a fuller state of health. I believe in joining in that journey and empowering people through the principles of health and my healing tools.

After graduating from Portland State University with a Bachelor of Science in Organismal Biology, I followed my passion for health, obtaining a doctorate in natural medicine from the National University of Natural Medicine. My completed residency at NUNM focused on primary care, herbal medicine, and physical medicine. 

Along the way, I’ve been privileged to join in numerous volunteer experiences, from serving the underserved at local Portland organizations to international opportunities. These have aided in building my character, empathy, and leadership skills. I’m grateful for these experiences as they’ve provided perspective guiding how I support patients.

I look forward to the opportunity of our paths crossing and us embarking on a new one together!

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"Dr. David is nothing short of amazing! If you're suffering from any kind of chronic pain, please call Dr. David. You don't have to live with, or manage your pain any more!"

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"I feel Dr. Palacios is a partner in my life. I wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Palacios for chronic pain resolution."

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"Dr. Palacios is the last doctor you will ever need. I'm 100% better than before I began treatment several months ago."

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I started seeing Dr. Palacios about 3 months ago. My health continues to slowly recover, despite my other doctors attempts to fix the problem with a myriad of prescription meds.

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Peggy T.

I started seeing Dr. Palacios about 3 months ago. My health continues to slowly recover, despite my other doctors attempts to fix the problem with a myriad of prescription meds.

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"I'm so thankful for him! He takes his time and has compassion for his patients. His fun approach and positive outlook is contagious."

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Dr. David Palacios, ND in Portland, Oregon
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Anon.

"I'm so thankful for him! He takes his time and has compassion for his patients. His fun approach and positive outlook is contagious."
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