Personal Bios - Seth Goldstein, DC
Margaret Hammitt McDonald, PhD, MSOM, ND, LAc
Dr. Shannon Brown, ND, MSOM, LAc
Seth Goldstein, DC is a chiropractic physician, chess instructor, and community-theater performer. He received his Doctor of Chiropractic from the University of Bridgeport Chiropractic College in 2001. His practice focuses on soft-tissue injuries and rehabilitation, exercise, nutrition, and lifestyle counseling. He enjoys teaming up with Dr. Hammitt-McDonald for well-child visits because, as he puts it, “While she asks their parents questions, I get to play with the kids, measuring their height and weight and keeping them entertained.”
Margaret Hammitt-McDonald, PhD, ND, MSOM,L.Ac, MLIS is a naturopathic physician and licensed acupuncturist with special interests in neurology and botanical medicine. She is also an avid hiker, dragonboater, community-theater performer, and writer. She also teaches writing courses at Clatsop Community College. Margaret received her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine and Master’s of Science in Oriental Medicine from the National University of Natural Medicine in 2007. She is known for quoting medieval poetry and Monty Python.
Shannon Brown's passion for natural medicine began as a patient in the 1990s. He completed his Naturopathic and Oriental Medicine degrees in 2006 at National University of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon (where he was a classmate of the "amazing Dr. Margaret Hammitt-McDonald"). He joins us after working in Portland for many years, primarily as a house call doctor. He has used acupuncture and many other methods to work successfully with migraines, anxiety/panic attacks, chronic pain, and digestive problems, among other issues.