Dr. DeLapp is a naturopathic physician, chiropractor physician, and a licensed acupuncturist. For the last 24 years he has been an adjunct faculty member and attending physician at the National University of Natural Medicine, providing patient care and teaching dermatology and minor surgery. He has also worked as an attending physician at the University of Western States Clinic for over 30 years, and as adjunct faculty at the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine for 8 years, teaching orthopedics and structural diagnosis.
Dr. DeLapp has shared his clinical experience in an intern/mentor model of care that provides patients with optimal care. Surgery and natural therapies such as manipulation, massage, nutritional and herbal remedies, physical rehab, and lifestyle modification are utilized as the foundation for care. Dr. DeLapp has a strong core belief that if the body is properly nourished with food, water, air, and exercise, it will maintain its inherent ability to heal itself, restore health, and ward off disease. Dr. DeLapp attempts to practice what he preaches by living and raising his family on a 24-acre organic farm with a large vegetable garden, fruit and nut trees, berries, grapes, grass-fed lamb, pasture-raised chickens, and fish.