Naturopathic medicine is a distinct primary health care profession, emphasizing prevention, treatment, and optimal health through the use of therapeutic methods and substances that encourage an individual’s inherent self-healing process. To learn more about this branch of medicine, click here.

Dr. Pinkleton operates as a primary care physician for the majority of her patients. She also sees some patients as a naturopathic specialist, working in conjunction with their primary healthcare team. Dr. Pinkleton also provides consulting services for people residing outside of Washington State.

Dr. Pinkleton works at Seattle Naturopathy & Acupuncture Center, where she accepts most major insurances including Premera, Regence, BCBS, Kaiser, First Choice, Aetna, Cigna, Molina, United Health, and Medicaid. She also takes PIP and L&I claims. In-state patients are also welcome to use their insurance to see her via Skype for all visits, if their insurance allows.