Kelly Simms ND, CNS
Biographical Info Dr. Simms graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from North Carolina State University. She then continued her education at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM) in Tempe, Arizona. As a student at SCNM, she interned at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)– National Institute for Digestive, Diabetes and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), and completed specialty rotations in endocrinology and diabetes, dermatology, obstetrics and integrative medicine. Upon graduation from SCNM, she was selected for the prestigious Integrative Therapeutics STAIR Residency at Integrative Family Wellness Center in Brookfield, Wisconsin. There, Dr. Simms interned in gastroenterology, cardiology, obstetrics/gynecology and compounding pharmacy. Dr. Simms’ professional affiliations include the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP), Illinois Association of Naturopathic Physicians (ILANP). She has served as President of the Naturopathic Medical Student Association (NMSA), and has presented on a variety of health topics for professional and public audiences alike. In addition to holding a doctorate in Naturopathic medicine, Dr. Simms is a Certified Nutrition Specialist® professional. A Certified Nutrition Specialist® (CNS) is a nutrition practitioner or a person who uses nutrition therapy to address health needs. She successfully completed the Certification Board for Nutrition Specialists (CBNS) examination on science-based nutrition therapy. This certification is only available for advanced (masters or above) degree holders in medicine or nutrition from an accredited university. She sits on the Medical Advisory Board for BIÂN: a private members’ club built on the foundation of holistic health and social well-being. Dr. Simms was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. She lives with her husband and two young children in Chicago's northern suburb of Wilmette. She loves cooking, barre, and spending time with friends. She loves to travel and her favorite foreign country to visit (so far) is Vietnam.
Level Regular Member
Address 618 5th St
Wilmette, IL 60091
Phone Number (480) 270-2145
Business Name Dr. Kelly Simms
Specialties Women’s health doesn’t have to be complicated. I partner with my patients to create individualized plans that go beyond the band-aid one size fits all approach. We work with your body, instead of covering up symptoms, to get to the root cause and train your body into a better way of being. Conditions that are a good fit for us to work on together are: Preconception planning, Fertility Infertility, Natural support when undergoing reproductive assistance, Acne, PCOS PMS or PMDD, Irregular periods, Heavy periods, Painful periods, Fibroids, Endometriosis, Abnormal PAP smear, Peri-menopause, Post-menopause, Thyroid disorders I work with women in- person in my Chicago office, Vital Origins Integrative Health. I also see women virtually across the country.
Business Address 2559 N Southport Ave. Chicago, IL 60614