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Katie Stage ND, RH (AHG), FABNG

Staff Physician

Women's Health, Acute/Chronic Disease, Pediatrics, Gastrointestinal Disorders, Hydrotherapy, Botanicals, Constitutional Homeopathy, Diet/Nutrition, Acupuncture


Dr. Katie Stage is a naturopathic physician and registered herbalist who practices family medicine. Her practice focuses on optimizing women’s/men’s health, gastrointestinal diseases, and mental health; her teaching focus is botanical medicine. Dr. Stage frequently lectures on naturopathic and botanical medicine.

Dr. Stage graduated with high honors from the Sonoran University of Health Sciences (formerly SCNM) in Tempe, Arizona, and then completed a residency at Sonoran University. She currently serves as the Director of Therapeutics Division at Sonoran University of Health Sciences. She is also a member of the Ric Scalzo Botanical Research Institute.

Area of Focus

Women’s health, acute/chronic disease, pediatrics, gastrointestinal disorders, hydrotherapy, botanicals, constitutional homeopathy, diet/nutrition, and acupuncture


BA in Anthropology & Philosophy, Northwestern University

Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine, 2010, Sonoran University of Health Sciences (formerly Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine)

Professional Associations

Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association (AzNMA), The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP), The American Herbalists Guild (AHG), Director of Therapeutics Division at SCNM, President of SCNM Faculty Senate, Speaker at Southwest Conference, Southwest Herb Fest, Women’s Health Conference, and Herb Stalk in Boston


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