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About drmichellethatcher

Dr. Thatcher is a licensed Naturopathic Physician in the State of Arizona. She graduated from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM) in Tempe, Arizona. Prior to medical school, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology from the University of Arizona with a minor in Chemistry. She worked as a Research Scientist at the U of A College of Medicine for 11 years. Realizing that traditional medical school was not where her interests lie, she decided to attend SCNM. SCNM is one of 6 accredited schools in the U.S. & Canada. As a Naturopathic Physician, Dr. Thatcher has a special interest in natural family medicine especially in women and children’s health with emphasis on preventative care for optimum health. She lives in Tucson with her husband, 3 kids, 2 labradors and 3 naughty ferrets striving daily to improve lives by following the natural path. Visit Dr. Thatcher's website at:

“I’m soooooo tired!”

This is something I hear at least once a day in my practice. I spend the majority of the appointment listening for clues as to the root cause of the fatigue because there are so many factors and reasons why … Continue reading

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First things first…

Hello! This is my first blog so let me introduce myself if you don’t know me already. I am Dr. Michelle Thatcher. I am a family practice Naturopathic Physician in Tucson, Arizona. “You’re a Naturo-what?” I get that a lot. … Continue reading

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