Dr. Shawnte Yates Dr. Yates ND, LAc
Molly Thelisdort Dr. Thelisdort ND, LAc
At Essential Family medicine, we treat individuals, not diseases. All of our highly skilled physicians are dually licensed. We integrate naturopathic medicine with acupuncture to provide you with the tools you need to get your health back on track. We provide practical solutions for you and your family.

more training = more answers

We’re here for you and we’re ready to listen. Through our training, we can treat a range of illnesses from simple to chronic. We are successful at helping people with conditions that conventional medicine struggles to treat.


Providing expertise in natural medicine to get you back to your best self.


Practical & sustainable health solutions for your entire family.


We are committed to providing supportive health-care for children by offering important adjunctive treatment that supplements primary pediatrics.