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Andrea Purcell


Andrea Purcell, NMD has a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She received her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Health Sciences.

Dr. Purcell is licensed as a natural medical doctor in both Arizona and California, who specializes in natural integrative medicine.

Dr. Purcell is a founding board member of Live Fit Revolution non-profit organization and sits on the board of the Gluten Intolerance Group of Greater Phoenix.

She is a past participant of the Medical Advisory Board for the Celiac Disease Foundation of Greater Phoenix.

Dr. Purcell is a regular guest on Fox channel 10, AZ Family channel 3, AZTV Channel 7, and CBS channel 5 in Phoenix commenting on health topics in the news.

Dr. Purcell presents on behalf of Scottsdale Healthcare to audiences throughout Phoenix.

She is the founder of Portal to Healing Naturopathic Clinic with locations in Orange County California and Scottsdale Arizona.

Dr. Purcell has a women’s specialty practice for hormone balancing, weight loss, and gastro-intestinal concerns. She has just published her latest book, Feed Your Cells! 7 Ways to make Health Food Fast, Easy, and Gluten-Free!

Dr. Purcell assists her patients by identifying the underlying cause of disease and removing obstacles that impede the body's natural ability to heal. Drugs and surgery are used as a last resort. She believes that increasing health on the inside shines through to the outside.