Dr. Nita Champion is a licensed Naturopathic Doctor. She received her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM) in Tempe, Arizona, one of the finest leaders in educating Naturopathic Physicians in the United States. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris where she obtained her Bachelors Degree in Biology and Chemistry. Dr. Champion is a member of the Minnesota Association of Naturopathic Physicians (MNANP), and the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP). She also previously worked as a faculty clinician and assistant professor at Northwestern Health Sciences University, medical researcher at PinnacleCare, and faculty member at Cortiva Institute.
Dr. Champion had a passion for health and wellness at a young age. Growing up on an Angus beef farm in Ottertail, MN she learned the importance of healthy eating, hard work, and respecting nature and what it has to offer. Dr. Champion treats patients of all ages with a variety of health concerns. Her areas of interest include Family Medicine, Women’s Health, Endocrine and Metabolic disorders and she often treats women in their teens, through menopause, helping with hormonal and menstrual issues, infertility, menopausal symptoms, and more. Dr. Champion uses several naturopathic modalities when treating patients with a focus in Clinical Nutrition, Homeopathy as well as Botanical Medicine. She believes in treating the source of the illness and not merely treating symptoms of that illness. In doing so, she will develop a treatment plan that is individualized for each unique patient.
When she is not practicing, Dr. Champion loves to spend time in the outdoors with her husband, Dr. Nate Champion, and their two daughters. She enjoys staying active with gardening and hiking and loves canning and cooking from her garden bounty, She is passionate about adoption, her church community, and family.