About

About
About 2017-05-24T20:36:47+00:00

Dr. Dayne Grove, ND, LAc

Dr. Grove is a California licensed naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist. He earned his medical education from Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington, a leader in naturopathic medical education and integrative medicine research.  He focuses on helping patients overcome chronic illness and achieve optimal health.  Dr. Grove’s special interests include gastrointestinal issues, allergies, detoxification, weight reduction, thyroid disorders, adrenal disorders and blood sugar management.  Treatment options are rooted in optimizing nutrition, sleep, exercise and other lifestyle factors.  He regularly uses vitamin and mineral supplementation, IV nutrient therapy, herbal medicines, acupuncture and hormones when necessary.  Dr. Grove collaborates with his patients to move toward a state of health and well-being by empowering them to create sustainable, healthy patterns in their everyday life.  

Dr. Grove’s background in Eastern medicine has taught him to look at the body as a complex network of systems.  His philosophy is that health disorders are often the result of not just one but several systems being out of balance.  He also believes when all systems are in balance, the body has an amazing self-healing ability.  He finds removing the cause of the imbalance and tonifying weakened systems, allows the body to heal itself.

In his free time he enjoys surfing, snowboarding, ice hockey, running, and being in nature.

Cardiovascular Health

Hypertension, Elevated Cholesterol, Cardiovascular Inflammation.

Stress Resilience and Nutrition

Stress resilience and nutrition are important components of cardiovascular health.  Dr. Grove uses heart rate variability training, nutrition and herbs to improve blood pressure and other markers of cardiovascular health.

Allergies

Nasal congestion, post-nasal trip, runny nose, skin issues, digestive issues.

Food or Environmental Sensitivities

Chronic respiratory symptoms, skin issues and/or digestive disorders often suggest food or environmental sensitivities.  Dr. Grove uses food, mold and/or toxic element testing to identify the cause of these symptoms.

Pain Management

Low back pain, shoulder pain, knee pain, neck pain, limb pain, headaches.

Acupuncture and Nutrition

Chronic pain can often be due to eating foods that generate inflammation.  Dr. Grove works with patients to identify and eliminate foods creating chronic inflammation.  He also employs acupuncture to regulate the nervous system’s modulation of pain.

Digestive Disorders

IBS, SIBO, leaky gut, Crohns disease, colitis, constipation, diarrhea.

Food Sensitivities, Stress and Microbiome

These three things can contribute to chronic digestive issues and often coexist.  Dr. Grove offers food sensitivity testing and stool testing to explore how they may be contributing to your digestive issues.

Fatigue

Thyroid, adrenal fatigue, low sex hormones, sleep disorders.

Hormones

The thyroid, adrenal and testes/ovaries each secrete different hormones which contribute to energy levels.  Dr. Grove helps identify whether hormones may be contributing to your low energy.

Weight Reduction

Poor nutrition, sedentary lifestyle, imbalances hormones, elevated blood sugar.

Hormones and Blood Sugar

These days, most people realize they need to do more than track calories to reduce weight.  Making sure your hormones and blood sugar levels are balanced and inflammation levels are low also help ensure a successful weight reduction program.