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Suite B, Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Meet Dr. Paul Despres

Dr. Paul Despres

Paul Despres, NMD

Naturopathic Physician

Let me introduce myself…

Dr. Paul Despres is a compassionate naturopathic medical doctor skilled in a wide variety of natural, conventional, and cutting-edge therapies for any acute or chronic complaint. He is passionate about providing a superior patient care experience that addresses the root causes of illness, empowers patients to optimal health, and promotes disease prevention. His personal experience working through complex chronic disease including juvenile arthritis, autoimmune disease, and Lyme Disease allows Dr. Despres to emphasize with his patients’ struggles. As a physician he always:

    • Takes his time to get to know his patients
    • Works hard to to provide his patients an accurate and complete diagnosis/understanding of their condition/symptoms
    • Provides root cause treatment options to heal his patients’ conditions
    • Creates personalized treatment plans

"I am driven daily to not only help my patients heal from and prevent illness, but also reach an even healthier state of mind, body, and spirit. I always listen intently to my patients and make an individualized treatment plan together, so my patients can enjoy their lives to the fullest."

Areas of Focus

    • General Naturopathic Care 
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Long Covid
    • Acute & Chronic Infectious Diseases
    • Environmental Toxicity and Heavy Metal Chelation Therapy
    • Lyme Disease and Co-Infections (Bartonella, Babesia, Ehrlichia, Mycoplasma, etc)
    • Autoimmune Disorders and Rheumatology
    • Mold and Mycotoxin Illness Including CIRS
    • Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS)
    • Hormonal Disorders Including Thyroid
    • Allergies
    • Chronic Pain
    • Concussion and Other Brain Injuries
    • Cognitive Decline 

Clinical Skills

    • Lyme Literate Doctor with ILADS Training
    • IV Therapy
    • Clinical Nutrition
    • Botanical Medicine
    • Detox/Depuration Therapies Including Heavy Metals
    • Ozone Therapy
    • Physical Medicine – Massage, Cupping, Spinal Adjustments
    • Craniosacral Therapy and Visceral Manipulation
    • Low Level Laser Therapy (LLLT)
    • Peptide Therapy
    • Biofeedback & Mind-Body Medicine including Somatic Experiencing
    • Biotherapeutic Drainage Including Gemmotherapy, UNDA numbers
    • Medical Marijuana Authorizations

Dr. Despres graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from the University of Michigan in 2008 and a doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in 2016. He is a member of ILADS, Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association, and the GastroANP. 

Our patients are so wonderful...

Schedule an appointment with Dr. Despres today.