Dr. Ren Bedasbad (Bedell), ND, L.Ac.
Dr. Ren is a naturopathic physician and licensed acupuncturist in Bend, Oregon. He is a primary care physician that commonly treats gastroenterology, autoimmune conditions, thyroid, diabetes, mental/emotional concerns, and pediatrics. He focuses on empowering every patient to reach their health goals in a supportive and safe way. Medical care may include clinical nutrition, herbal medicine, physical adjustments, hydrotherapy, homeopathy, and acupuncture.
Dr. Ren grew up in Spirit Lake, Iowa with an upbringing based on compassion, caring for others and a family motto of Peace and Love. After completing his BSc in Zoology at the University of Otago in New Zealand, he decided to focus on supporting people’s health and happiness. He studied at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture before moving to Bend.
Dr. Ren has a desire to support those in need and has done medical missions all over the world, including Haiti, Philippines, Thailand, and Mexico. He has also volunteered at PACH, which gives free medical care in Phoenix, AZ. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, qi gong, spoiling his dog and two tortoises, reading and playing guitar.