Dr. Corinne Harpster started on her road to natural medicine in Bountiful, Utah where she was born and raised. She attained a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Ecology from the College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor, ME. Her emphasized study on Anthropology, Botany, and Ethnobotany allowed her the opportunity to intern with Dr. Mark Plotkin of the Amazon Conservation Team (ACT), a non-profit with focus on shamanic knowledge and rain forest conservation.
Dr. Harpster went on to receive an advanced degree from the Utah College of Massage Therapy with a focus on medical, injury, and prenatal massage and has practiced consistently since 2001. Dr. Harpster received her Doctoral degree in Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in 2009 where she is currently an adjunct faculty member in the Botanical Medicine department. She has also taught Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Academy for Oriental Medicine in Austin, TX.
Dr. Harpster sees patients at SageMED in Bellevue, WA. Her specialties include pediatrics, women's health, gut health and physical medicine.