Dr Matthew Baral, The Modern Natural Health Doctor
Dr. Baral received his Naturopathic medical degree from Bastyr University in 2000. He is Chair of the Department of Pediatrics and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM), where he has been supervising students on pediatric rotations and teaching pediatric medicine to medical students for the past ten years.
He has been a Defeat Autism Now practitioner for seven years, and has trained with some of the most respected autism doctors in the world. He is a regular speaker at the Phoenix Autism Society of America’s annual conference.
Dr. Baral designed the first Naturopathic Pediatric Residency training program in naturopathic medicine and serves as its Director. His private practice focuses on primary pediatric care and autism, focusing on diet, nutrition, and environmental health. Dr. Baral is the Medical Director of the Hamilton Elementary School Clinic, the first free pediatric natural medicine clinic in Phoenix, which provides care to the students of one of the poorest school districts in Arizona.
Naturopathic Pediatric Doctor
He has published the three latest research studies on the correlation between heavy metal toxicity and autism. Dr. Baral also co-authored the first two books on integrative pediatric medicine: Integrative Medicine for Children and Integrative Pediatrics.
He serves as the pediatric contributing editor to the Natural Medicine Journal and the International Journal of Naturopathic Medicine, and is the Founding and current President of the Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians. He strives to educate the public about how food, nutrition and the environment can affect children’s health and the subsequent effects on adults.
Nationally Recognized Children’s Doctor
Dr. Baral is a nationally recognized speaker in the arena of natural medicine, and a leader in this field. He is available for guest speaking, serving as an expert, and commenting regularly on current health issues.
Dr. Baral’s Resume/CV
Besides being the Director of the Pediatric Residency Program at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine he is also the President and Founder for the Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians. Click here to view Dr Baral’s complete lifeworks.