Since 2006, Dr. Rinde has developed a specialty for addressing:
digestive problems, like irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease
metabolic problems, like thyroid issues, prediabetes, type 2 diabetes, fibromyalgia
health imbalances due to stress, such as anxiety and insomnia
family practice and preventative health.
Dr. Rinde attended Bastyr University in Kenmore, Washington, and received a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine (ND) and completed the Family Medicine residency at the Bastyr Center for Natural Health in Seattle. Prior to entering practice, Dr. Rinde successfully passed the NPLEX--the board certification exam required by the Washington State Department of Health and the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners.
Before Bastyr, he completed his premedicine requirements at San Francisco State University and undergraduate bachelor of science at the University of Arizona in Tucson.
Dr. Rinde maintains professional memberships with the following organizations:
In addition, Dr. Rinde holds the following certifications:
Dr. Rinde has given a variety of presentations to other doctors and the general public to share his knowledge more broadly. He has lectured on small intestinal bacterial overgrowth and dysbiosis, and has appeared on TAP Integrative as an expert in irritable bowel syndrome.
He is a staunch advocate for assisting patients and families dealing with pediatric cancer, and in 2016 launched the nonprofit organization Blankets For Cancer.
He is the proud father of two boys and lives with is wife and family and has been a resident of the Eastside since 2001.
He looks forward to meeting you at your first appointment.