Eczema? Atopic Dermatitis?

          Do you have eczema? Or are you diagnosed with atopic dermatitis?  Are you using   hydrocortisone or some corticosteroid cream prescribed by your doctor?  Corticosteroid is not a cure.  It only palliates the symptoms and possibly worsens it over time. I had eczema since childhood.  As with many eczema patients I had to use corticosteroid cream for long time and...

June 25th, 2013 by DrChikako 

Welcome! You’ve just made your first step towards vibrant health.

Health should be your number one priority because staying healthy is a prerequisite for whatever you want to achieve in your life.  Vibrant health pushes you towards the positive spiral. Start your positive spiral today! If you are healthy, you become active. Being active keeps you young. You are happier and your life becomes fun and exciting.  If your life is fun, you will look forward to your...

February 18th, 2012 by DrChikako 

Meet Dr. Chikako Harper

Dr. Chikako Harper is an Oregon board certified naturopathic doctor, a primary care physician, specializing in natural medicine.  She earned Doctorate degree from National College of Natural Medicine, after completing her pre-med education at UCLA.  She is also an Oregon board certified massage therapist (LMT). She believes that illness is the body’s way of manifesting internal imbalance. ...

February 18th, 2012 by DrChikako 

10% Discount on Doctor’s Supplements On-line

Now you can purchase my recommended supplements on line! Access code “health” and clinic zip code 97005 are required to set up your account. I will be adding more supplements to the list.    
February 18th, 2012 by DrChikako 


        New Patient Intake Form 初診用の記入用紙      
November 8th, 2012 by DrChikako 

What is Naturopathic Medicine

About Naturopathic Medicine  The past 30 years has seen an extraordinary increase in patients’ demand for safe, effective and cost-effective natural healthcare. Naturopathic medicine has emerged as the health care profession best suited to meet this demand. It now offers safe, effective natural therapies as a vital part of the health care systems of North America in the twenty-first century. Naturopathic...

February 26th, 2012 by DrChikako 

Accepting insurances,

including Regence BCBS, Aetna, Cigna, Lifewise, Providence, ODS, Kaiser, Pacific Soource, HealthNet, ASH, AXA, various Travel & Car Insurances.  Please call for verification.  各種健康保険、旅行保険、損害保険など取り扱っております。
February 21st, 2012 by DrChikako 

Consultation via phone, skype, email

Not sick enough to visit but would like medical advice?  Or looking for a 2nd opinion?  Dr. Chikako Harper is available on Phone, Email and Skype.  $30 for first 15 minutes and $20 for 10 minutes increment.  Charge for Email will be determined based on complexity of the case.  お電話、スカイプ、Eメールでの医療相談も受け付けております。料金は、最初の15分が$30、その後10分毎に$20です。  
February 21st, 2012 by DrChikako 

Be Smart™, Be Healthy Naturally

Simple things that you can do to build the foundation of your vibrant health.  ….Just “Be Smart™” B: Breathing. Oxygen is fundamental to your life and the lung is one of your major detox organs. Breathing in fresh air provides oxygen to your body. Breathing out expels the toxins from your body. Practice deep abdominal breathing in and out five times upon waking and before going...

February 18th, 2012 by DrChikako 

For Appointments & Questions

Please call 503.643.1024 or Email for appointments and questions. For Japanese, 503.477.0472 (direct)   日本語でのお問い合わせは、503-477-0472(直通) For Skype, chikakonishiwaki Dr. Chikako Harper is also available for lectures and talks upon requests.             Locations: Beaverton Naturopathic Medicine 4085 SW 109th Ave....

February 18th, 2012 by DrChikako