Dr. Ashley Burkman received her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine degree from the National University of Health Sciences in Chicago. She works with patients to find the root cause of their symptoms in order to bring about long-term health. Viewing the body as an integrated whole and addressing all aspects of what determines health is the cornerstone of both naturopathic medicine and Dr. Burkman’s practice.
Dr. Burkman is a licensed naturopathic physician at the Connecticut Natural Health Specialists in Manchester, Connecticut. Commitment to the growth of her profession has led her to be appointed to the Board of Trustees of her Alma Mater. Additionally, she is a board member of the Endocrinology Association of Naturopathic Physicians and a member of the Connecticut Naturopathic Association. In addition to private practice, Dr. Burkman is an adjunct faculty member of the University of New England School of Osteopathic Medicine, which allows her to teach family practice osteopathic residents about functional and nutritional medicine. Aside from teaching and private practice, she contributes monthly articles to Thenatpath.com, an online website that disseminates natural health information.
Dr. Burkman, an Iowa native enjoys spending time with friends and family and searching for new hiking trails to conquer. She attends comedy shows regularly, catches every Iowa Hawkeye football game she can and has a soft spot for cats. While Dr. Burkman enjoys finding a natural approach to any condition a patient may be experiencing, she is particularly interested in natural therapies for endocrine disorders, autoimmune conditions, and digestive disorders.
315 East Center St Manchester, CT 06040