Dr. Braungart is licensed to practice Naturopathic Medicine in the state of CT, where she has lived and worked for the past 15 years.
She graduated with highest honors from the University of Bridgeport, College of Naturopathic Medicine, in 2012 and went on to complete her residency there. Since then, Dr. B has stayed on at UBCNM as adjunct faculty; she is pleased to be teaching future graduates in the areas of Laboratory Studies & Diagnoses, Hydrotherapy & Public Health.
Dr Braungart is also certified in First Line Therapy (FLT) and trained in Cranio-Sacral Technique (CST).
When not up north in Coventry or down by the seaside in Bridgeport, Dr B is found in between at her home formulating recipes for food or medicines, creating comforting skin salves & balms, or working outside in her prize-winning garden.
Coughs, cold, flu, viral infections, sinus infections
Ear Infections, tonsilitis
Muscle or Joint Pain, strains and sprains, Gout
Irregular or painful periods and PMS
UTIs and Yeast Infections
Local wounds, scrapes, bee stings & bug bites
Anemia, Fatigue, Insomnia
Recurrent or regular illness
Hyperlipidemia (increased cholesterol)
GERD & Indigestion
Croh's disease, colitis
Headache & Migrane
Menopause & peri-menopause
Breast pain or fibrocystic disease
Attention Deficit and Learning difficulties
Gynecological services - including PAPs, STI testing, and counseling
Screening Physical Exam - required annually by many insurance providers
Screening Labs - to check on organ function before a problem develops
School, Sports and Camp Physicals - for kids and adults, as needed
Referrals as needed - for colonoscopy, mammogram, etc
Provides a clinically designed approach for implementing personalized interventions that include behavior modifications, diet, exercise, and appropriate nutritional support.
This program offers clinically demonstrated successful medical nutrition therapy for supporting the management of healthy blood sugar, cardiovascular health, and body composition
CST is a system of treatment that utilizes the intrinsic motion of the skull and nervous system to treat the whole body. Barely perceptible movements between bones are gently aligned to relieve pressure and improve the flow of blood, lymph, and nerve signaling in support of healing.
*One of the more difficult techniques to master, and therefore one of the more controversial
Established patients are invited to inquire about the option for home visits.
This is especially usefully for persons who are house-bound or without transportation; but if you are simply too busy to drive out, after at least one initial visit, arrangements can be made to schedule follow up visits at your home or office (*the facility must be appropriate for intake & PE)
Offered in conjunction with FLT or under the guidance of another weight loss plan.
For some those who could use a little extra support on their journey, shortened visits can be packaged together at a discounted price, allowing patients with specific goals that are measurable in the short term (ie, weight loss, waist or hip measurement, blood pressure tracking) to receive weekly or bi-weekly check-ins, to stay on track, vent, and get extra advice as needed.
*call for details