Dr. McKenzie has worked in healthcare for 18 years. 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. She is currently Medical Director of Whole Life Medicine, PS.
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 Educators, Counselors and Therapists, and specializes in evaluation and treatment of a wide variety of sexual concerns.
Dr. McKenzie is a member of the Washington Association of Naturopathic Physicians, International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health, International Society for Sexual Medicine, American Association of Integrative Medicine, Age Management Medical Group, and a nationally licensed Sex Counselor through American Association of Sex Educations and Therapists, and founding member of the Naturopathic Academy of Primary Care Physicians.
Dr. McKenzie enjoys teaching, and has lectured extensively in the community and classroom on sexuality and holistic medicine. Dr. McKenzie lives with her husband and two children in Woodinville, is an avid nature enthusiast and loves mountain hiking, long beach walks, and ocean camping. She also enjoys gardening, poetry, and playful living.
Dr. McKenzie has co-hosted several radio talk shows about sexuality, intimacy, and other sexual issues. Click the links below to listen to her discussions:
Dr. Diana Wiley’s Radio Show:
8 Dimensions of Great Sex, 10/04/11
Mating in Captivity- Unlocking Erotic Intelligence, 10/01/10
Sexual Truth and Freedom, 9/17/10
Amy and Kim’s Radio BlogTalkRadio:
Getting your Groove Back On, 11/29/11
See what some of our patients have to say about our practice:
- “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