A Little bit about the dhp team
Dynamic Health Professionals was started with a specific focus in mind: to help create a community of educated and informed holistic healthcare practitioners and patient population, who recognize the foundations of health as an essential component to optimizing long-term wellness.
Our goal is to educate our colleagues, clients, and patients with up-to-date, research-informed, experience-based, and clinically relevant health, medical, and fitness education, all while using and adhering to the principles of Naturopathic Medicine to guide our professional practices.
Through our presence online, we aim to share relevant and credible information on natural and alternative healthcare practices, and to highlight those groups and individuals who promote wellness, health optimization, and patient empowerment, instead of condition-focused disease management.
Dr. Ashok Bhandari
Ashok is a co-founder and lead media and content manager of DHP. He has a background in exercise and health physiology and biomechanics, strength conditioning, cardiac rehabilitation, and corrective exercise. He is a licensed Naturopathic Physician and also has a Master’s in Ayurvedic medicine. He also most recently became a Certified Kinesio Taping® Instructor. Check out his full bio here!
Dr. Calvin Kwan
Dr. Calvin Kwan is a licensed Naturopathic Physician and a graduate of Bastyr University. He is currently in private practice specializing in drugless and non-surgical approaches to pain management and sports medicine. He is also the a certified Kinesio Taping® Instructor, adjunct faculty at Bastyr University, and the medical director for the Seattle Saracens Rugby Club. Check out his full bio here!
Dr. Mark Heisig
Author, Educational Content Editor
Mark is a Naturopathic Physician (Bastyr 2019) with specialized training in applied clinical neuroscience. Soon to join a sports medicine practice in Scottsdale, AZ, he has a background in exercise physiology, nutrition coaching, and corrective exercise. Mark provides and creates educational content for Dynamic Health Professionals.
Recent blog Posts
See what our DHP team members have recently posted or found for you!
Prioritizing Sleep Author: Dr. Kiran Khaira “Sleep is the golden chain that ties health and our bodies together.” - Thomas Dekker WHY IS SLEEP SO IMPORTANT, ANYWAY? Sleep is one of the foundations of health. What does that mean? It means that if you’re not...
For Thanksgiving Dinner, Be the Last Winner Author: Dr. Brooke Weitz My little 3-year-old likes to keep track of who finishes their meal first. He always calls out the "first winner" and "second winner" and continues on until everyone has been accounted for....
What do we actually know about obesity? Authors: Dr. Ashok Bhandari & Mark Heisig Recently an article in Huffington Post titled, “Everything you know about obesity is wrong,” was published and widely shared on social media platforms by...
Don’t want to read? No problem! Watch our latest videos on exercise, medicine, and more!
DHP's exclusive interview with Dr. Eric Yarnell, an absolute authority on men's health and urology. In this interview, Dr. Yarnell discusses the Naturopathic approach to these areas of medicine, and shares some insights from his 20+ years in clinical practice. Here’s...
DHP's exclusive interview with Dr. Brad Lichtenstein, ND, BCB, about his medical practice, mindbody medicine, mindfulness, biofeedback, and how all of this fits into Naturopathic medicine. Here’s a little preview of the topics we chat about: 0:58: What is...
DHP’s own Ashok Bhandari talks a little bit about what exactly is Naturopathic Medicine, the training and scope of practice of Naturopathic physicians, and what sort of things an ND may be able to help a patient with. Be sure to also check out our blog post covering...