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Functional Medicine

What We Treat

Functional Medicine for All Ages

The science of how the body works.
Functional and natural medicine focus on wellness, prevention of disease, and health at every age.  This system of medicine also excels at treating chronic problems by finding the root cause.

Functional & Naturopathic medicine treat the whole person

  • A thorough evaluation including a full history, exam and labs.
  • Attention to both the details and the big picture
  • Creative, inspired, and individualized solutions for most common and many uncommon conditions including dietary advice, exercise prescriptions, personalized nutritional supplements and detox plans, and much more.

Dr. Barter can present you with options from both the natural medicine world as well as mainstream medical treatments.  She can help you understand your options and choose the right path for you to get better and stay well.

She will make appropriate referrals to specialists on your behalf, help get you to the right providers for your needs, as well as provide experienced and responsive supervision of all aspects of your health.


Children say they love Dr. J because they go to the doctor but they get to play!  Though it seems just fun to your little one, we’re getting serious healing work done. Upset tummies, rashes, bed-wetting, behavioral issues, frequent illnesses, ADD/ADHD, allergies, diarrhea, constipation are often easily dealt with.
Dr. Barter is also experienced with PANS/PANDAS, its many causes and appropriate treatment.


Dr. Barter understands the unique challenges that quickly changing bodies and emotions present.  Acne, stomach aches, headaches, weight, digestion troubles, low mood, fatigue, “stressed-out”, the challenges presented by the technological age, and more.

Moms & Dads

Who supports you?  Dr. Barter appreciates how much energy goes into raising your family. Happy and healthy parents raise happy and healthy kids.  Stress, overwork, fatigue, weight gain, loss of libido, migraines, body aches and pains are things she can help with.

Grandmas and Grandpas

Let your golden age be golden.  Are memory issues, arthritis, aches and pains, lack of energy, poor digestion or any of the other diseases of “aging” catching up with you or your loved ones?  Dr. Barter loves working with seniors, finding that they often respond beautifully to gentle remedies and simple natural solutions.  Dr. Barter is versed in the Bredesen protocol for preventing and reversing cognitive decline.