Alena Guggenheim, N.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, School of Medicine


Dr. Guggenheim specializes in the care of children and adults with chronic pain and joint hypermobility disorders. She enjoys working with patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and associated complex symptoms. She likes to help patients navigate health care options and empowering them to make informed decisions.

When not seeing patients Dr. Guggenheim enjoys spending time in nature with her family and riding horses.

Education and training

    • B.A., 2001, Reed College
    • N.D., 2007, National College of Natural Medicine
  • Residency

    • Naturopathic Primary Care, National University of Natural Medicine, 2009

Memberships and associations:

  • Academy of Integrative Pain Management
  • Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians


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