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Dr Alex Vasquez


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Orthopedics (3rd Ed)

Migraine, Hypothyroidism, Fibromyalgia

Integrative Functional Medicine for Hypertension

Mastery of Common Clinical Disorders

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Welcome to the office website for Dr Alex Vasquez


Wellness Promotion & Disease Treatment and Prevention


Introduction to Dr Vasquez:  Dr Alex Vasquez is an expert clinician, researcher, author and international lecturer who cares for patients and educates other physicians world-wide on the best means to improve health outcomes.  Dr Vasquez holds 3 doctoral degrees from fully-accredited American universities.  In clinical practice, he specializes in inflammatory and autoimmune conditions such as:

  • lupus,

  • rheumatoid arthritis,

  • chronic fatigue / fibromyalgia,

  • other autoimmune/inflammatory disorders,

  • and psoriasis.


Dr. Vasquez began his professional training at Texas Chiropractic College and later graduated from Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon (Doctor of Chiropractic, 1996).  He then attended and graduated from the Naturopathic Medicine Program at Bastyr University near Seattle, Washington  (Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, 1999).  Over the next few years, Dr Vasquez maintained a private practice (first in Seattle, then in Houston, Texas), taught Orthopedics and Rheumatology at Bastyr University, and pursued his constant review of Medline for the continuous compilation of his biomedicine, nutrition, and physiology database. Dr Vasquez has published more than 75 articles and letters in magazines, newspapers, and peer-reviewed journals including Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, JAMA, The Lancet, British Medical Journal, Annals of Pharmacotherapy, Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, Integrative Medicine, Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, and Arthritis & Rheumatism--official journal of the American College of Rheumatology.  Dr Vasquez has written several textbooks, including Integrative Orthopedics, Integrative Rheumatology, Musculoskeletal Pain: Expanded Clinical Strategies. and Chiropractic and Naturopathic Mastery of Common Clinical Disorders.  Dr Vasquez's current affiliations include National University of Health Sciences (Adjunct Professor), Institute for Functional Medicine (Faculty), University of Western States (Affiliate Faculty), and Biotics Research Corporation (Researcher and Lecturer). In May 2010, Dr Vasquez graduated from University of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine  (Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, 2010).


Dr Vasquez lectures internationally to doctors and practices in Oregon as a Naturopathic Physician.



  • Doctor of Chiropractic, University of Western States (March 1996)

  • Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, Bastyr University (September 1999)

  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center (May 2010)



Treat the whole patient by identifying and addressing problems, promoting internal health with the goal including effectiveness and cost-efficiency.




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