Dr. Arlan Cage, ND, LAc graduated from
Whitman College in 1983 with a bachelors
degree in Physics and Astronomy, and from Florida Institute of Technology in 1985 with a Masters degree in
Space Technology. He worked for 16 years in the aerospace industry supporting a variety of rocket and satellite
programs including the Space Shuttle, specializing in rocket propulsion systems and attitude control & guidance
systems of un-manned satellites.
In time, a growing interest in natural health prompted him to pursue a career in alternative medicine.
In 2002 he earned his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the
Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine
in Tempe, AZ. Southwest College is one of only 5, accredited, Naturopathic Medical schools in the United
States whose graduates are eligible for licensure in those states which regulate Naturopathic medicine.
While at Southwest College, Dr. Cage lead a team which conducted the first homeopathic proving of the plant
Larrea tridentata, or Chaparral. This research was published in the Spring 2004 issue of Simillimum,
the Journal of the Homeopathic Academy of Naturopathic Physicians.
He opened the first Naturopathic clinic in the South Bay region of Los Angeles county in 2003, and also
continued his exploration of alternative healing systems through the study of Oriental Medicine at the
Samra University of Oriental Medicine
in Los Angeles, the oldest college of Oriental Medicine in the U.S., graduating in 2005.
Dr. Cage has post-doctoral certifications in the treatment of Wilson's Temperature Syndrome, and Esoteric
Acupuncture. He is a professional member of the American Holistic Health Association, the Price-Pottenger
Nutrition Foundation, as well as the California Naturopathic Doctors Association.
When he isn't helping his patients, Dr. Cage's hobbies and interests include the martial arts, high-altitude
mountaineering, and organic gardening. . He is the
formulator of his own line of herbal and nutritional supplements, Dr. Cage's Herbal Remedies.
Curriculum Vitae Highlights
- BA Physics & Astronomy,
Whitman College, 1983
- MS Space Technology,
Florida Inst. of Technology, 1985
- ND Naturopathic Medicine,
Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, 2002
- MS Oriental Medicine,
Samra University of Oriental Medicine, 2005
- California Naturopathic Doctor's Assoc. (CNDA)
- California State Oriental Medical Association
- Price-Pottenger Nutrition Foundation
- President, California Naturopathic Doctors Association, 2008 - 2010
- Member of Board of Directors, CNDA, 2007 - 2010
- Chair, CNDA Professional Development Committee, 2007 - 2008
- Arizona Naturopathic License, No. 03-755
- California Naturopathic License, No. ND-30
- California Acupuncture License, No. AC 11402
- Wilson's Temperature Syndrome,
- Esoteric Acupuncture