Alex Speers, N.D., M.S. is a naturopathic physician specializing in complementary care for patients with cancer. Dr. Speers graduated with honors from the National University of Natural Medicine where he earned a doctorate in naturopathic medicine and a master’s degree in integrative medicine research. Dr. Speers completed a 2-year oncology-focused residency at Sage Cancer Care in Portland, Oregon where he now sees patients. Dr. Speers also works as a Research Associate at Oregon Health & Science University, where he works on a research team investigating the herbs ashwagandha and gotu kola. When Dr. Speers is not working, he is taking his Chihuahua Hank on long walks and camping with his wife Mallory.