Dr. Dena Birch, ND

Naturopathy  |  
Female  |  
Age 38
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Dr. Dena Birch, ND
Dena Nakhle Birch ND is a doctor at Purety Family Medical Clinic, an integrative health center based in Santa Barbara. She provides a comprehensive knowledge of revolutionary healing solutions for acute and chronic disease, as well as longevity and preventive medicine. Her passion is to provide an individualized approach for patient-centered care. Helping patients reach their health goals is an absolute honor for her. She thoroughly enjoys working with patients of all ages and building relationships with them. After receiving a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from the Art Institute of Chicago and Post-baccalaureate in Psychology from De Paul University, Dena Nakhle Birch was awarded her doctorate degree in Naturopathic Medicine from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. After graduating from naturopathic medical school, Dena Nakhle Birch underwent extensive board examinations to become certified as a Naturopathic Doctor and licensed in the state of California as a primary care doctor. She has also achieved further certifications in order to further her education, expertise, and bring the special therapies she offers to the community. Dena greatly enjoys doing things to keep her inner child alive. She has an excellent yoga practice, enjoys hiking, scuba diving, snowboarding, mountain biking, cooking, fine arts, travel, and of course spending time with her family. She fosters a daily practice of connecting her spiritual, mental, and physical self in order to give the highest quality of service to her community. She is also fluent in Spanish and Italian. Dr Dena is a current active member of the following associations: • American Association of Naturopathic Physicians • California Naturopathic Doctor's Association • Pediatric Association of Naturopathic Physicians • Endocrinology Association of Naturopathic Physicians • Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians • American Herbalists Guild

200 N La Cumbre Rd Ste F

Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Contact Information

(805) 500-8300

Dr. Dena Birch, ND

Dr. Dena Birch, ND

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Care Philosophy

The licensed naturopathic doctors at Purety Family Medical Clinic are committed to creating the optimal path to healing for their patients.  They listen and team up with their patients in order to utilize the best natural medicine or conventional medicine from which their patients are comfortable with.  Our bodies have an inherent capacity to heal, and our doctors focus on re-establishing the proper biochemistry and physiology to prevent and heal disease. 
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  • Naturopathy
  • ADHD Parent Coaching
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Alternative Care
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Anti-Aging Medicine
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child & Adolescent Medicine
  • Complementary Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Female Adolescent Medicine
  • Functional Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Inflammatory Disorders
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Life Coaching
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pediatric Integrative Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Birch does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Acne
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Allergies
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Cancer Treatment-Related Pain
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Fatigue
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Allergy
  • Gout
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Infertility
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Insomnia
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Damage - Heavy Metals
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Premature Aging
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Skin Allergy
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis


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  • Cancer Prevention
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Homeopathic Treatment
  • House Call
  • Hydrotherapy
  • IV Rehydration
  • IV Therapy
  • Intracellular Nutrition Analysis
  • Lymph Drainage Therapy
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Nutritional Supplementation
  • Ozone Therapy
  • Parenteral Nutrition
  • Prolotherapy Injections
  • Prolozone® Injections
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Soft Tissue Massage
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Well Woman Health Examination
  • Wellness Coaching

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Loyola University Of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • School Of The Art Institute Of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Southwest College Of Naturopathic Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Southwest College Of Naturopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Hospitals where Dr. Birch has admitting privileges

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
400 W Pueblo St
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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