Support Groups

Chico Lyme Disease Support Group

Meets 3rd Monday of each month
5:30 – 7:30 pm – Free
Northwood Commons Condo Complex
Clubhouse – Meeting Room
Northwood Commons Place,
Chico, 95973 (off W. Lassen Ave.)

View support group location

California – The Lyme Disease Network Support Groups Listing

http://lymenet.org/SupportGroups/UnitedStates/California/

Online Resources

 

  • International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society
    Has a searchable Provider database.
    www.ilads.org
  • LymeDisease.org
    Has a Symptom Checker you can fill in and take to your provider. Many articles and all the latest developments in Lyme research. Provider database for members.
    www.lymedisease.org
  • Lyme Less – Live More
    Offers many online programs for Lyme patients, interviews with experts and information. Enrolment in multi-week cleanse programs for a fee. These are tremendously valuable and informative. A top wellness resource for Lyme patients.
    lymelesslivemore.com
  • The Better Health Guy
    Extensive resources, blog, interviews, products for Lyme patients. Can sign up for monthly newsletter.
    betterhealthguy.com/resources/newsletters
  • Chris Kresser
    Weekly podcast, Newsletter and weekly email. Interviews with various health experts.
    chriskresser.com
  • Global Lyme Alliance
    Patient Support and Educational Resources
    globallymealliance.org
  • Lyme Action Network
    Patient resources, blog and support
    www.lymeactionnetwork.org
  • Live Lyme Foundation
    Support for children with Lyme Disease – resources and information.
    livlymefoundation.org
  • Lyme Disease Association Inc.
    Research, Education, Prevention and Patient Support
    lymediseaseassociation.org
  • Bay Area Lyme Foundation
    Research, resources, blog
    www.bayarealyme.org
  • Treat Lyme
    Dr. Marty Ross. Information, books, articles on various aspects of Lyme treatment.
    treatlyme.net
  • Rawls MD
    Dr. Bill Rawls. Information, treatments and articles on various aspects of Lyme and related treatment.
    rawlsmd.com
  • How Can I Get Better
    Dr. Richard Horowitz. Symptom checker, podcasts, videos. Prominent LLMD, Dr. Horowitz speaks all over the world and has written a book on Lyme treatment protocols for practitioners and patients.
    www.cangetbetter.com
  • Tick and Mosquito Project
    We are focuses on providing content that people in tick-prone areas might find useful. We provide information on controlling mosquitoes and ticks, two creatures that are not only annoying, but also very real public safety issues.  Organizations such as MSN, Reader’s Digest, Wild Magazine, Backpacker Magazine, and eHow have used us as resources for their articles.
    control-mosquitoes.com

Area Lyme Practitioners – Edited November 2020

 

Medical Providers

Location and Contact Info

Services Offered

     
Pacific Center For Integral Health

Randy Baker, MD

Cynthia Quattro PA, LAc

2955 Park Ave

Soquel, CA 95073

831.476.1886

https://www.drrandy.org

Holistic Family Practice

Chronic Illness, Lyme, Muscle Testing

 

Dr. Robyn Barlow, NP

 

196 Cohasset Rd Suite 260  Chico, CA 95926

530.332.9355

https://www.chicond.com

Naturopathic Medicine

Hyperbaric Chamber

 
Internal Medicine & Wellness

Katherine Bisharat, MD

6815 Fair Oaks Blvd

Carmichael, CA 95608

916.481.4389

www.drbisharat.com

Board Certified Internal & Holistic

Medicine

Takes Insurance

Argyll Medical Group

Maureen Breese, FNP

 

100 Independence Circle

Chico, CA 95973

530.899.9153

https://www.argyllmedical.com

 

Preventive Care, nutrition, tick-borne diseases.  Utilizing acupuncture, applied kinesiology and musculoskeletal manipulation

 

Revolutions Naturopathic

Brian Plante, ND

230 Blue Ravine Rd

Folsom, CA 95630

916 351-9355

Lyme Literate

Also has a Roseville Office

Reno Integrative Medical Center

Robert A. Eslinger, DO, HMD

6110 Plumas St. Suite B

Reno, NV 89519

775.829.1009

www.renointegrative.com

Alternative Cancer Therapies

Lyme Disease

Dark Field Microscopy

Sierra Integrative Medical Center

Bruce Fong, DO, HMD

9333 Double R Blvd

Reno, NV 89521

775.828.5388

www.sierraintegrative.com

Conventional and Alternative Medicine

Dark Field Microscopy

Gordon Medical Associates

Eric Gordon, MD

Plus several other

MDs, NDs, DOs, & ANP’s

2471 Regional Parkway

Santa Rosa, CA 95403

707.575.5180

www.gordonmedical.com

Unraveling Complex Chronic Illnesses
 
The Karlfeldt Center

Michael Karlfeldt

 

2921 S. Meridian Rd

Meridian, ID  83642

208-338-8702

thekarlfeldtcenter.com

 
 
Christine Green, MD 2136 Sutter St

San Francisco, CA 94115

415.968.4384

http://www.christinegreenmd.com

Integrative Medicine
     
San Francisco Preventative Medical

Michsa Grieder, ND

380 W. Portal Ave, Suite C

San Francisco, CA 94127

415.566.1000

http://sfpmg.com

Naturopath
     
Pacific Frontier Medical

Stephen Harris, MD

Jennifer Sugden, ND

Yvonne Sorenson, PA, LAc

1098 Foster City Blvd, Suite 305

Foster City, CA 94404

650.474-2130

http://www.pacificfrontiermedical.com

Family Practice

Diagnosis, Treatment & Research

Health Associates Medical Group

William Mora, MD

3301 Alta Arden #3

Sacramento, CA 95825

916.489.4400

www.drwillmora.com

Holistic integrative medicine
     
Traditional Acupuncture

Health Center

Adrian Baume, L.Ac

 

3006 Esplanade, Suite E

Chico, CA 95973

530.891.0268

https://acupuncturechico.com

Medical Options for Wellness

Raj Patel, MD

1098 Foster City Blvd Suite 305

Foster City, CA 94404

650.474.2130

http://www.drrajpatel.net

Lyme, Mold, Autism, etc
California Center for Functional Medicine

Sunjya Schweig, MD

 

264 Arlington Ave

Kensington, CA 94707

510.849.6500

http://ccfmed.com

Addressing the underlying causes of your health problems to restore health.  Chronic infections, parasites, tick-borne pathogens, viruses.
Raphael Stricker, MD 450 Sutter St. Suite 1504

San Francisco, CA 94108

415.399.1035

http://www.usmamed.com

Tick Borne Disease Specialist
VITAL Functional Medicine

Ashley Olberg, ND

4 Governors Lane, Suite B

Chico, CA 95926

530.715.2115

https://www.yourhealthisvital.com

 

Other Resources

 

Keri Ellington – Health Coach 707.328.8641   Has a Zyto Hand Cradle for rent.
Gerson Institute The Gerson Institute

P.O. Box 161358

San Diego, CA 92176

https://gerson.org/gerpress/

Gerson Therapy, an alternative, non-toxic treatment for cancer and other chronic degenerative diseases.
The Natural Life Center (NLC)

Scott Sommer, La.c & Master NRT

8788 Greenback Lane, Ste 104

Orangevale, CA

916.989.0700

www.nlchealth.com

Holistic

Muscle Testing

 

The Shalom Free Clinic 530-342-2445 – call for info

https://shalomfreeclinic.org/

Free Medical Clinic held each Sunday in Chico.

No specific Lyme treatment but do have services available that may be helpful for managing symptoms.

Laboratory Testing

 

IGeneX, Inc 556 Gibraltar Drive

Milpitas, CA 95035

650.424.1191

Fax: 650.424.1196

www.igenex.com

Reliable Lyme and other tick borne infection laboratory testing
Armin Labs armanlabs.com
Financial Assistance:
Lyme TAP www.lymetap.com Lyme Test Access Program – nationwide patient assistance for initial Lyme-related lab tests to those who demonstrate true financial need
Lymelight Foundation www.lymelight.com Provides grants to eligible children & young adults ages 3-25 to receive proper treatment & medication
Clinic of Angels www.clinicofangels.org Patient Assistance Program

Must qualify financially