We are a family practice natural medicine clinic
located in Bend, Oregon
If you are interested in learning more about the benefits of natural medicine and understanding how what a person eats, what they do and what they think affects their health and can prevent disease, Blue Star is right for you.
Who is Blue Star?
Dr. Robert Skarperud, N.D., M.S.
Dr. Skarperud is a licensed Naturopathic Physician practicing at the oldest naturopathic medical clinic in Central Oregon, the Blue Star Clinic in Bend. He graduated from Bastyr University School of Naturopathic Medicine in Seattle, WA, in 2004. Additionally, he earned a Masters of Science degree in Human Nutrition from Tufts University School of Nutrition Science and Policy in Boston, Massachussetts, in 1998.
Dr. Laurie Grisez, N.D.
Dr. Grisez recognizes that each person is unique and presents with individual health concerns. She specializes in an individualized approach to treatment using what works best for each person. Diet and nutrition advice, custom herbal formulas, constitutional and acute homeopathic remedies, lifestyle counseling, and prescription medications are some of the tools utilized to facilitate wellness for an individual. She provides medical care for the entire family including annual women’s exams, physicals, well child checks, sports physicals, and diagnostic testing and imaging.