Ariel Touchet, LAc, ND

Contact Dr. Touchet at drarieltouchet@gmail.com or 503.348.3518

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Ariel Touchet, LAc, ND is a licensed doctor of Naturopathic medicine and a licensed acupuncturist. She has a general medical practice to address a variety of patient concerns, and has a specialty focus on fertility and pregnancy care. 

Ariel is a guide to women and their partners from pre-conception preparation of natural pregnancies to supporting couples with more advanced fertility challenges requiring assisted reproductive technology. She offers adjunctive support to women in pregnancy and post-partum. Ariel also currently volunteers at the Immune Enhancement Project – a clinic dedicated to providing care to patients with cancer, multiple sclerosis, HIV, Crohn  disease and ulcerative colitis. 

Ariel is a skilled practitioner with expertise, intuition and an ability to see the whole picture for each patient. She educates her patients, explores options, expresses her opinion and ultimately nudges each patient to make their own empowering health care choices. Ariel truly believes that each patient has a unique pathway to health, and she is dedicated to helping each of her patients identify obstacles and unlock answers to their own way of healthy living. She utilizes a wide range of therapeutic modalities including acupuncture, moxa, Western herbal extracts, Chinese herbal formulas, biotherapeutic  drainage, homeopathy, nutritional supplements, and nutrition.

Ariel was raised with naturopathic medicine and feels that natural living is truly her way of life. She nourishes herself by spending time with her husband, family, friends and Australian shepherd. 

Ariel looks forward to meeting you at her office in Portland or connecting over Skype if you are not in the area. For more information about Ariel and great health tips and recipes head over to www.drarieltouchet.com

Education

• Masters of Oriental Medicine from National College of Natural Medicine, 2012

• Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from National College of Natural Medicine, 2013

• Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science of Latin America from The Colorado College, 2002

• New England School of Homeopathy 2 year certificate course, 2008

• Hunyuan Classical Chinese Medicine Fertility certificate, 2013

 

Insurance

Dr. Touchet is in-network with the following insurance companies:

  • Aetna
  • ASH
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Healthnet
  • Lifewise
  • Pacific Source
  • Providence
  • United Healthcare