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Nick Buratovich, ND

Professor of Naturopathic Medicine
Chair, Department of Physical Medicine

About Me: I have practiced for more than 30 years and continue to be passionate about naturopathic medicine and healing.

Emphases: Physical Medicine (Manipulation), Injection Therapy (Prolotherapy), Acupuncture, Nutrition

Education: St. Mary's College of California (1973), National College of Naturopathic Medicine (1983)

My Mission: My clinical focus is on you, the patient, using the principles of naturopathic medicine.

Top Achievement: I've helped advance SCNM and the education of an entire generation of naturopathic physicians since the start of SCNM in 1993. 

Publications: "A randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial of methylsulfonymethane (MSM) for knee osteoarthritis pain" (Journal of the American College of Nutrition), "Efficacy of methylsufonylmethane (MSM) in osteoarthritis pain of the knee: A pilot clinical trial," "Naturopathic Physical Medicine" (contributing author), "Complementary and Alternative Medicine Professions Student’s Perceptions about Interdisciplinary Collaboration," "Articular Neurology: How Osseous Manipulation Helps Joint Pain – A Neurological Explanation"