Colleen Hayes ND
Dr. Colleen Hayes is a board certified naturopathic physician in Washington state. She received her undergraduate degree in biology from the University of Missouri-Columbia and went on to earn her doctorate in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington.
As a primary care physician, Dr. Hayes is equipped to see patients of all ages for both acute and chronic conditions, and at Ground Floor Health she focuses on womens’ health and pediatrics. She has advanced training in clinical nutrition, botanical medicine, intravenous therapy, craniosacral therapy, and hydrotherapy. Additionally, she has a special clinical interest in environmental medicine, particularly understanding the link between toxin exposure and chronic disease.
Before medical school, Dr. Hayes spent several years working in Mexico, an experience that initiated a deep appreciation for the importance of providing culturally competent healthcare. Her passion to promote naturopathic medicine has led her on various trips to Nicaragua, Haiti, and Guatemala, where she served as a clinical volunteer for such organizations as Natural Doctors International, Naturopaths Without Borders, and Naturopathic Medicine for Global Health.