The Team

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Lena Kian, ND

 Dr. Lena Kian is a California Licensed naturopathic doctor, with over 15 years of clinical experience. 

In 2004, she received her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University, known  internationally as one of the leading institutions in the field of natural medicine. Prior to this, she received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biopsychology from the University of British Columbia, in Canada.  

Dr. Kian was on the Board of Directors at the California Naturopathic Doctors Association (CNDA) from 2008-2011, and Co-Chaired CNDA's Professional Development Committee from 2008-2012 

 

Dr. Kian is passionate about natural medicine and speaks at local communities and colleges, including a ground rounds seminar to physicians at El Camino Hospital, in Mountain View, CA.  She is currently faculty at Pacific College of Health and Science.

Having practiced at several integrative medical clinics, and most recently at Wellness Express Clinic, formerly inside Whole Foods Market in Cupertino, Dr. Kian has extensive experience working with a diverse group of patients, with an understanding of the areas where care is most needed. She is a certified First Line Therapy practitioner, providing a safe, effective, and natural weight loss program. She is fluent is both English and Farsi.

Dr. Kian believes that given the opportunity and a supportive environment, the body has an incredible ability to heal itself. Just as professional athletes need a coach to advance, her goal is to empower individuals to achieve their highest health potential.  


Dr. Kian is a strong believer that the best health care is SELF care.

She is available to all California residents seeking natural health solutions from a licensed naturopathic doctor, via telephone, video, and online consultation. 

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Zachary Bertone, PhD

 Integrative Psychotherapist/ 

Resiliency Building Coach 


Dr. Bertone holds a masters degree in mental health counseling from the State University of New York College at Brockport's mental health counseling program, recognized as one of the best counseling programs on the Eastern seaboard.  He also holds a Ph.D. in Transpersonal Psychology from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, a unique psychology institution spawned by Harvard grads Dr. Robert Frager and Dr. James Fadiman through collaboration with such luminaries as Abraham Maslow and Carl Rogers.  


Dr. Bertone is licensed to provide psychotherapy in the state of Arizona as a Licensed Professional Counselor LPC#13836.  He also holds certifications in personal training (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America; AFAA) and two highly comprehensive energy psychology techniques that necessitated practicum completed over two years.  

Dr. Bertone has worked professionally with a variety of demographics providing integrative services for over 18 years.  

More recently as faculty, coordinator, and associate researcher for a resiliency building and military specific Mind Body Medicine program at the Naval Medical Center San Diego, a program created through collaboration with the Benson Henry Institute of Massachusetts General Hospital (an affiliate of Harvard University).  


With NMCSD Dr. Bertone successfully assisted the military with integrative stress managment and resiliency building education through physician wellness offerings, medical provider mind body medicine trainings (worth CME, CNE, and APA credits), and psycho-educational patient care for active duty, retirees, and dependents. 


Dr. Bertone is passionate about mind body medicine and integrative psychological care and has spoken at physician ground rounds, medical  trainings/ workshops, and academic symposiums.  His unique background and approach has led many diverse individuals to significant breakthroughs in their personal development.  He believes that each human being is unique in their own way and ultimately tailors his programs to meet the diverse needs of his clients.  He is also available for speaking and consultation.

Specialties

Hormone Imbalance

Fertility & Family Planning

Fertility & Family Planning

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 Cortisol (Adrenal) testing can help to improve thyroid function and address underlying causes of insomnia, fatigue, menstrual, menopausal, infertility & many other stress related conditions.  

Fertility & Family Planning

Fertility & Family Planning

Fertility & Family Planning

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NDs can help families conceive naturally if they are struggling with infertility 

Stress Related Conditions

Fertility & Family Planning

Stress Related Conditions

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 Our bodies and psyches are quite adept at healing themselves. We use meditative and associative mind body healing methods to foster that natural ability.  Educating our consumers on healthy lifestyle implements and strategies to balance the stress-toll sets the stage for foundational wellness. 

Allergies

Functional Medicine

Stress Related Conditions

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 Take the guess work away! Food sensitivity testing is an important step in deciding the right diet for you. Dr. Kian uses a specialized lab to check 96 common foods and identify any sensitivities.  

Digestive Concerns

Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine

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 Optimal digestion is at the root of addressing almost any health condition. Along with food sensitivity testing, detection of candida, parasites, leaky gut, and nutritional evaluation can be very helpful. 

Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine

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Video

WATCH THIS VIDEO TO LEARN ABOUT DR. KIAN'S TREATMENT APPROACH