Physicians & Practitioners

It is our goal to share a list of health and wellness professionals who come highly recommended. We have either been an existing patient or vet recommendations and provide you with a list of those dedicated to healing.

Recommended Health & Wellness Professionals

Visit our ever-growing list of professionals that have been vetted, have met our stringent requirements and are ready to help you with your health needs. We strongly recommend an initial consult with the health professional to ensure their plan, outlook and overall character match your needs - as your relationship with the health professional and treatment plan are critical.


Dr. Marc Sklar - Clincal Director & Founder

Fertility expert with wide knowledge on systemic healing, including UTIs , Intersitial Cystitis, Endometriosis, PCOS, gut health and more.

Marc and his team practice Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Integrative Medicine. 

Marc and his expert team provide acupuncture for in-office visits and offer virtual appointments to accommodate people who are not local. 


Check out his amazing YouTube channel where he shares tips on Fertility and Women's Health (link in icon below). 

Office Locations

6370 Lusk Blvd., Suite F103
San Diego, CA. 92121

2820 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 104
San Diego, CA. 92108


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Dr. Mandy LaGreca, DCN, FDN-P, CCN

Dr. Mandy LaGreca is a Doctor in Clinical Nutrition. She is also a functional diagnostic nutrition practitioner (FDN-P) where she uses scientific lab testing to identify your root cause(s) to help you identify healing opportunities.    

Dr. Mandy LaGreca speciazes in Interstitial Cystitis, UTIs and other pelvic health related conditions. Mandy utilizes an integrative and customized approach to help her patients in her practice.


Mandy's healing journey with interstitial cystitis inspired her to help others gain remission and recover from various bladder and pelvic health related conditions. Mandy offers Online Courses as well as 1-on-1 Coaching.   


Check out Mandy's amazing Website, Social Media and YouTube channel where she shares lots of valuable information for her audience. 


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Dr. Carley Akehurst, ND

Dr. Carley Akehurst is a Naturopathic Physician with special interest in bladder wellness, interstitial cystitis, UTIs, chronic UTIs, pelvic health and other related conditions. 

Dr. Carley Akehurst is based in Vancouver, BC and is currently treating local patients in person or by  phone / video appointments. Currently, Dr. Akehurst can only treat patients who reside in BC.

Dr. Carley Akehurst works hard to provide compassionate, comprehensive and evidence-based care for her patients. She was first introduced to complementary and alternative medicine through several international study abroad programs. After completing her Bachelors degree at UBC, she expanded her knowledge of the medical field by working with both MDs and NDs. After choosing a career in naturopathic medicine, Dr. Akehurst followed her heart to the Boucher Institute to complete her four year medical degree. 


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Dr. Melanie Crites-Bachert, D.O., FACOS, FACS

Phone: 503-492-6510

360 Pelvic Health Institute strives to empower their clients and the public with knowledge, the knowledge that will lead them to health and vitality. Join Dr. Melanie Crites-Bachert, as she explores avenues and treatments to empower you to the fullest!

Dr. Crites-Bachert, named one of 2019's best Top Portland Doctors, received her medical degree from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in 2003. She completed residency in Urologic Surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey. She received two years of Fellowship training at the Cleveland Clinic Florida, to sub-specialize in Female Pelvic Medicine, Voiding Dysfunction, and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Crites-Bachert is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Crites-Bachert customizes treatment plans for her patients with an integrative approach to ensure optimal results. 

Office Location

24076 SE STARK SUITE 310


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Dr. Stewart Bundrick, Jr., MD

Phone: 318-841-4004

Dr. Bundrick works hard to support people with Interstitial Cystitis and chronic UTIs / infections. He is an expert who goes over and beyond to help his patients. 

W. Stewart Bundrick, Jr., MD graduated from Louisiana Tech University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology before attending medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport, where he also completed his urology residency. He went on to Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington to complete a graduate fellowship in urologic oncology. Dr. Bundrick is widely published and has led many clinical trials to advance the cause of urologic research. He has practiced urology in the Shreveport-Bossier area since 1995. Dr. Bundrick has a special interest in minimally invasive treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and prostate cancer.

Office Location - Bossier City
2449 Hospital Dr., Suite 280
Bossier City, LA 71111


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Dr. Zermeno, MD - American Institute of Natural Medicine

Phone: 657-233-9016

Dr. German Zermeno opened the American Institute of Natural Medicine in Tustin, California to provide patients with non-conventional, affordable, high-quality medical care. Dr. Zermeno focuses on functional medicine and believes patients should be active participants in their healthcare and wellness.

Dr. Zermeno focuses on Chronic Pain, Nutrition, Hormonal Imbalance, UTIs, Chronic UTIs, Interstitial Cystitis, Lyme Disease, Menopause, Women's Health, Men's Health, Stress relief and more. His staff are excellent and compassionate as well. 


Treatments include Ozone Therapy (IV, Injections and Insufflation), Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections and more. 

Office Location

1254 Irvine Boulevard, Suite 150

Tustin, CA 92780


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Inher Physique - Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy

Phone: 850-483-0586

InHer Physique Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy is the leading expert pelvic healthcare clinic in the Pensacola, FL & Gulf Coast Region. If you have pelvic issues they help you get better!

Chronic Pelvic Pain • Pre-natal & Post-partum Pelvic Issues • Pediatric Incontinence & More!

Dr. Justine Williams Roper PT, DPT has dedicated her time and efforts to ensure her patients receive the best care and is committed to expanding women’s health physical therapy in the Florida Gulf Coast Region. Dr. Roper is a residing Pensacola, Florida native.

Office Location

1108-C Airport Blvd
Pensacola, FL 32504


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The Pelvic Health Ladies

Phone: 855-505-3335

Dr. Alicia Jeffrey-Thomas, PT, DPT, CLT (left) & Dr. Angel Marie Johnson, M.D. (right) work from the Greater Boston Urology offices. Click on their headshots to learn more.

Check out their highly informative & witty social media posts!  If you are in the Boston/Dedham area this is a wonderful resource for a highly knowledgeable Urogynecologist (Dr. Johnson) and Physical Therapist (Dr. Jeffrey). 

Office Location

910 Washington Street

Dedham, MA


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Dr. Tessa Krantz, MD

Tessa Krantz, M.D. is a Urogynecologist specializing in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.  Dr. Krantz earned her medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine followed by her residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology from Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida. She completed her Urogynecology fellowship from the University of New Mexico. She is a member of the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons, American Urogynecologic Society and the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists.

Dr. Krantz works hard to raise awareness about pelvic conditions and answer questions on her highly informative Instagram Account. 

Office Location

4705 Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109


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Ruth Kriz, NP

Ruth provides an integrative approach to the treatment of Chronic UTIs, Interstitial Cystitis, Bio-Films and Lyme Disease. Ruth has over 30 years clinical experience working with IC patients.

Ruth became inspired to help others after healing her IC and Lyme Disease after 11 years of chronic and painful symptoms.  

Please note Ruth is now retired but is mentoring a number of physicians and nurse practitioners in utilizing her tools to aid them in their treatment of patients with chronic health conditions. We are currently gathering information about these physicians. 


Dr. Michael Hsieh, MD, PhD

Dr. Hsieh is a urologist at Children's National Health System. Dr. Hsieh has experience in laparoscopic and robotic surgery for urologic conditions, and specializes in bladder diseases affecting children and young adults. Dr. Hsieh is on the ICA Board of Directors and is dedicated to helping people with Interstitial Cystitis and chronic UTIs. 

Dr. Hsieh works at Children’s National Medical Center as Director of Transitional Urology in Washington, DC. Dr. Hsieh runs a NIH-funded bladder biology research group and is developing a broader microbiology research program across multiple laboratories.  


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