Katherine Anderson, ND, FABNO
Chief, Division of Integrative Medicine
Southwestern Regional Medical Center
- Doctorate, Naturopathic Medicine - Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario
- BS, Mathematics/Kinesiology - Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia
- MBA - Oklahoma State University
- Naturopathic Oncology - CTCA at Southwestern Regional Medical Center, Tulsa
- Fellow, American Board of Naturopathic Oncology
Practicing Since: 2003
Katherine Anderson, ND FABNO, is a Naturopathic Physician who serves as Director of Integrative Medicine at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) at Southwestern Regional Medical Center (Southwestern) in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She provides leadership to the Oncology Rehabilitation and Naturopathic Medicine teams. Her teams work with oncologists and other providers to complement patients’ traditional cancer treatments and minimize harmful side effects, such as nausea, pain, peripheral neuropathy or fatigue, through natural therapies, such as nutritional supplementation, botanical medicine, vitamins, minerals, exercise and lifestyle counseling.
In addition to her role at Southwestern, Anderson serves as the Chief of the Division of Naturopathic Medicine for CTCA®. She coordinates and enhances naturopathic medicine programs and services throughout our hospitals.
A Fellow of the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology (FABNO), Anderson earned a doctorate degree in naturopathic medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in Toronto. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Simon Fraser University in British Columbia. Additionally, Anderson completed a naturopathic medicine residency at Southwestern, achieving board certification in Naturopathic Oncology. She completed her MBA at Oklahoma State University.
Anderson joined the Naturopathic Medicine Department at Southwestern in 2004. As Director of Integrative Medicine, she provides clinical oversight to chiropractors, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech language therapists, massage therapists, naturopathic providers, acupuncturists and therapy assistants. She collaborates with medical and radiation oncologists, surgeons, nurses, nutritionists, physical therapists, social workers and other medical personnel, providing individualized, integrative care for oncology patients. She has more than 14 years of experience working in an integrated hospital environment providing oncology care to patients.
Her professional health care experience and involvement in community programs such as the Colon Cancer Coalition, Susan G. Komen and Tulsa Regional STEM Alliance demonstrate her personal commitment to patient care and education.