Crane Holmes, ND
Dr. Crane Holmes is a licensed naturopathic physician who strives to discover the underlying cause of ones’ system imbalances. His clinical internships included rotations with medical professionals in both the naturopathic and conventional medical fields. This allowed him to gain extensive experience in cardiopulmonary medicine, family medicine, acute care and minor surgical procedures.
He is entering his second year of residency at 8 Hearts Health and Wellness after completing a year at NUNM Health Centers focusing on primary care and working alongside Dr. Sandberg-Lewis in gastrointestinal medicine. This allows him to confidently integrate naturopathic modalities of nutrition, botanical medicine, homeopathy, nature cure, and pharmaceuticals into achieving optimal wellness.
Dr. Holmes’ continues to works collaboratively with NUNM and student interns to provide high quality, compassionate and individualized care to patients in the greater Portland metro. Creating specific, individualized treatment plans for seemingly similar conditions is what makes being a Naturopath rewarding. When he is not in practice, Dr. Holmes can be found fly fishing, hiking, traveling, and spending time with friends.
Dr. Holmes’ practice focus is:
– Holistic Primary Care: Management of blood sugar and blood pressure as well as improving sleep, stress and breathing difficulties.
– Gastrointestinal Medicine: treatments for Chron’s and ulcerative colitis, SIBO, IBS and chronic complaints of abdominal pain, constipation or diarrhea.
– Dermatology Consults: yearly skin checks and potential removal of unwanted skin lesions.
– Men’s Health: management of prostate symptoms, high blood pressure, and cholesterol. Weight loss support and dietary recommendations including insight on meal prep and cooking techniques.
Dr. Holmes works in-person with patients at 8 Hearts Health & Wellness, and he is also available for distance consultations when needed to provide excellent patient care or adjunctive care for those not in the Portland Metro Area.