Dr. Christy Bedasbad (Masbad) ND, L.Ac.
Dr. Christy is a licensed naturopathic physician and acupuncturist who practices general family medicine with special interests in gastroenterology, mental illness, fertility, and chronic conditions. Patients receive individualized medical care that may include acupuncture, homeopathy, botanical medicine, clinical nutrition, hydrotherapy, physical medicine, CranioSacral and Mayan Uterine Massage.
Dr. Christy is originally from San Antonio, Texas where she earned her B.S. in Biology from the University of Texas in San Antonio. She attended two graduate programs simultaneously, earning a Masters of Science in Acupuncture at Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture, and a doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. Upon graduating from her naturopathic program, she received the prestigious Daphne Blayden Award for her commitment to naturopathic medicine, academic excellence, compassion, perseverance, a loving sense of humor, and a positive, supportive outlook. She also has additional training in CranioSacral from the Upledger Institute.
Dr. Christy has a passion for community medicine and has volunteered on multiple medical missions around the world, including Mexico, Thailand and the Philippines. She now lives and practices here in Bend Oregon. In her free time she enjoys traveling, watching Spurs games (when they’re good), playing the ukulele, and pampering her dog and two tortoises.