Dr. Amy Whittington
Dr. Whittington currently has practices at three locations in Arizona: The Alvea Spa at Trilogy in Peoria, the Alvea Spa at Encanterra in San Tan Valley, and Iron Oaks in Sun Lakes. The facilities are open to the public. Dr. Whittington focuses on the use of nutrition, nutrients, herbs, bio-identical hormones, homeopathy, nutritional injectables, and acupuncture in her optimal wellness practices.
Amy Whittington, NMD graduated with honors from the University of Kansas in 1998. In 2003, she received her doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine after graduating first in her class from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. As part of her training, she received extensive education in the basic sciences, pathology and diagnosis, and treatment modalities including pharmaceuticals, botanical medicines, nutrition, homeopathy, and acupuncture.
After completing more than 1200 clinical hours and sitting for national boards, Dr. Whittington was licensed in Arizona to diagnose and treat illness as a general practitioner. She completed a one-year residency in general practice and has been in private practice since then. She has served as adjunct professor at Southwest College in Tempe, Arizona teaching such classes as physical diagnosis, nutrition, and minor surgery. She has coordinated naturopathic services nationally and is published monthly for Trilogy by Shea Homes. Dr. Whittington speaks both nationally and locally at several venues throughout the year. Memberships and affiliations include the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association. She is also is the proud mother of two boys: Fletcher and Oliver