Dr. Serena McKenzie has worked in healthcare since 1992. She obtained her doctorate in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University in 2004, and completed a family medicine residency at the Bastyr Center for natural health. She served as clinical and academic adjunct faculty at Bastyr University before entering private practice. Dr. McKenzie is board certified in integrative medicine through the American Board of Integrative Medicine, and her philosophy is founded in the combination of clinical science with the art of medicine to deliver holistic and integrative care for both men and women’s health needs.
Dr. McKenzie brings her expertise in systems approach to acute and chronic conditions for both men and women of all ages, and works in fluid collaboration with multi-disciplinary evidence based treatment approaches. She is also a sexual medicine expert, as well as nationally licensed Sex Counselor through the American Association of Sex Educations and Therapists, and specializes in evaluation and treatment of a wide variety of sexual concerns. Dr. McKenzie is a frequent speaker and radio personality on the topics of holistic medicine and sexuality, to both medical and general audiences. In 2015, Dr. McKenzie was named as a “Top Doc” in the transgender medicine category by Seattle Met Magazine.
Dr. McKenzie is a member of the Washington Association of Naturopathic Physicians (WANP), International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH), International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM), American Association of Integrative Medicine (AAIM), Age Management Medical Group (AMMG), and a nationally licensed Sex Counselor through American Association of Sex Educators and Therapists (AASECT), and a founding member of the Naturopathic Academy of Primary Care Physicians (NAPCP).
Information on Dr. McKenzie’s practice for sexual medicine can be found at Northwest Institute for Healthy Sexuality.
Certified NAMS Menopause Practitioner
Dr. McKenzie is pleased to announce she is now a certified NAMS Menopause Practitioner, which designates her as having expertise in the area of women’s health midlife and beyond. Dr McKenzie is committed to providing the highest clinical care standards for menopause practice, and providing optimal menopause-related health care.
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“I have been coming to Dr. Serena McKenzie for about five years and I absolutely love her and the Balancing Health office. I love that the office is clean and organized and the office staff are always warm and welcoming. Regarding Dr. McKenzie, I think she is amazing. She’s very loving and caring, listens to various issues and concerns going on in my life, and always provides honest feedback and healthy solutions. I’ve moved numerous times over the last five years, from Redmond to Mill Creek to downtown Seattle, and its always worth the drive to Woodinville and Balancing Health!” -KS, 30 years old
“I cannot say enough about Balancing Health and the practice of Dr. Serena McKenzie. Dr. McKenzie has helped get my life back! I have never felt so comfortable with a practice, they make you feel like a person and not a number. The support and direction they give is amazing! I have beem a patient of Dr. McKenzie for over 4 years and during those years, I have lost close to 100lbs, became physically and mentally healthy, and have the confidence to continue a healthy lifestyle – thanks to this practice and Dr. McKenzie!!” -HC, 34 years old
“My experience with Doctor McKenzie and her staff has been delightful. She and they go out of thier way to take good care of me and my family. Her commen sense advice has been espically helpful when raising daughters and I highly recommend her for anyone with questions or concerns around women’s isues as well.” -KH, 56 years old