Lauren A. Noel, ND

Clinic Owner
Naturopathic Doctor

Dr. Lauren Noel is the founder of Shine Natural Medicine. She was awarded her Bachelor Degree in psychology from Biola University in La Mirada, California. During her undergraduate studies, she worked in an acupuncture clinic and discovered the beauty of natural medicine. She also developed a passion for nutrition and began pursuing… Read More


Chad Larson ND, DC, CCN, CSCS

Founder and Director
Doctor of Chiropractic

Dr. Larson holds a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine degree from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Southern… Read More

Bekah Patterson, NA

Clinic Director
“Queen Bee”

Bekah lives in Encinitas with her husband and two sons. She was in real estate for 16 years before she joined the Shine family. Her dream for the past 7 years was to get into the natural side of healing and nutrition… Read More

imageedit_2_4398286029Francesca Medina, ND

Naturopathic Doctor

Hello, there! I am Dr. Francesca Medina! I was drawn to the personalized care naturopathic medicine offered and its integrative approach to treatment. Each person is… Read More

imageedit_4_4655436102Elizabeth Mersereau, CNC

Certified Nutritionist Consultant

As a Certified Nutritionist Consultant, Elizabeth guides patients to achieving health and wellness through nutritional therapies. She works extensively with therapeutic diets… Read More