Dr. Kiera Lane, NMD, MSAc, LAc, DiplAc, FABORM) director of Arizona Natural Medicine ®, is a Licensed Naturopathic Medical Doctor and Acupuncturist who received her medical training from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences and graduated valedictorian with a 4-year Masters degree in Acupuncture from the Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture (PIHMA). In addition, Dr. Lane earned a Bachelors of Science in Dietetics (Clinical Nutrition) from Arizona State University. She is a fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (FABORM). She was awarded Top Doc in Chandler 2016 and 2018 and “Best of Chandler” Naturopathic Physician in 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Dr. Lane has worked in the health care and wellness field her entire adult life. She began her health care career in the field of dietetics and clinical nutrition where she worked in a clinical hospital setting, as a research assistant for a large university and was featured as a contributing author of health related articles for a prominent web based fitness company. She served as a research assistant while attending Arizona State University as well as serving on the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences Research Committee while attending medical school. She was inspired to become a Naturopathic Medical Doctor after she developed tendonitis as a cello performance major in her first two years of college and her experience led her to seek integrative therapies and alternatives to traditional medicine that could not help her. “I wanted to practice a type of medicine I believed in and that I would choose for myself”. Dr. Lane was further motivated to become a Naturopathic Physician due to the growing research and efficacy of natural medicines, nutritional research, functional medicine, and integrative approach to healing that offered a way to address the root cause of disease. She has been in private practice as a physician for the past 18 years.
Dr. Lane’s extensive medical training encompassed an integration of conventional medicine, as well as, natural therapeutics and application of clinical nutrition, herbal medicine, homeopathy, acupuncture, Chinese medicine, and mind-body therapies. In addition to her medical degree, Dr. Lane has specialized training in the field of acupuncture. After completing a 4-year Master’s level curriculum in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine from PIHMA, she received the certification as a Diplomat of Acupuncture (Dipl. Ac.) which is awarded by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). In addition, Dr. Lane is certified in Advanced Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal™, a non-invasive approach to facial renewal. Her valuable training in facial renewal combined with her expertise in integrative therapies led to the creation of The Arizona Natural Medicine Method ™ which utilizes a multi-phasic system to reduce fine lines and fight signs of aging.
Dr. Lane has received on-going advanced post-medical training in the specialty of homeopathy under the tutelage and mentorship of the internationally esteemed Dr. Sunirmal Sarkar, M.D. (Hom.), World Health Organization Fellow – USA attached with the National Institute of Homeopathy of Kolkata, India for the past 17 years. In addition, she has received post-medical training in the field of integrative health care for women. Dr. Lane is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, the Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association, the Acupuncture and Oriental Medical Alliance, the Arizona Society of Oriental Medicine & Acupuncture and the National Center for Homeopathy.
Dr. Lane had been helping woman conceive naturally for over a decade. She is a fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (ABORM). ABORM was formed by leading professionals In Oriental Medicine to recognize the need for training, education and advancement of knowledge and expertise in the area of Reproductive Health. To become a fellow, a licensed acupuncturist must have on-going expert training and knowledge in the area of reproductive health and pass an extensive exam testing their knowledge in this specialty area of both Western reproductive technologies and Oriental Reproductive Medicine. Those who are granted certification become a fellow of ABORM and are considered and recognized as experts in the area of Reproductive Health. Dr. Lane is only one of five practitioners in Arizona to become a fellow of ABORM. Dr. Lane is passionate about helping women conceive naturally, as well as, in cooperation with assisted reproductive technology (ART) and in vitro fertilization (IVF).
She has served as a nutrition and wellness consultant, an author of medical articles, a lecturer, a teacher, a medical expert on Health Insights radio show on KXAM and KXXT radio, and was selected in the exclusive Top Businesses in Naturopathic Physicians which was listed in the 2005 Arizona Woman Who’s Who in Business in Arizona Woman magazine. A former faculty member at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts in Tempe, Arizona and former educator of Continuing Education classes for Chandler-Gilbert Community College in Chandler, Arizona, Dr. Lane is committed to the education of wellness and health of her patients and the community at large. Dr. Lane was awarded “Best of Chandler” Naturopathic Physician in 2016, 2017, 2018 and was honored to be selected and recognized for her passion to assist others in their journey toward health. She was also recognized as a Worldwide Leader in Healthcare & Top Naturopathic Medical Doctor in Chandler by the International Association of HealthCare Professionals in 2016.
Dr. Lane utilizes her diverse medical background to provide true “Integrative Health Care for the Body and Mind,” treating acute and chronic illnesses, women’s health issues, depression, anxiety, digestive health, MTHFR genetic mutations, pain management and infertility. Dr. Lane serves as the medical director at Arizona Natural Medicine Physicians, PLLC, which provides comprehensive and integrative Naturopathic medical care for the entire family with a strong emphasis on health care for women. Dr. Lane is committed to the education and empowerment of her patients to reach their health care goals.