Dr. Dohn R. Kruschwitz

School of Naturopathic Medicine



Associate Professor



Minor Surgery


MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 1966
ND, National College of Naturopathic Medicine, 1997

 Office Phone






CLE709   Clinic Secondary Rotation
CLE811   Clinic Primary Rotation
CLS514/524/534   Clinical Case Presentations I, II, III
PHM621/631   Minor Surgery with Lab I, II

Dohn Kruschwitz, MD, ND



As a medical doctor and naturopathic physician, Dr. Dohn Kruschwitz brings a wealth of knowledge and numerous years of clinical experience to NCNM. His areas of expertise include:

● Minor surgery     ● Urology     
● Herbal medicine ● Men’s health
● Thyroid disease ● General medicine
● Diabetes ● Hypertension

Since 1998, Dr. Kruschwitz has been a full-time associate professor of academic and clinical medicine at NCNM. He has served on the NCNM residency advisory committee since 1997 and helped NCNM develop the first certified naturopathic residency training program in the country. He teaches courses in minor surgery and clinical medicine, and supervises student interns on teaching clinic rotations. 

Dr. Kruschwitz received his medical doctorate degree from University of Iowa College of Medicine in 1966, and subsequently pursued a family practice residency in Des Moines, IA. After practicing for two years in a mission hospital in Puerto Rico, he spent over 25 years practicing family and emergency medicine in the Midwest. It was during this time that he became interested in alternative medicine. 

Dr. Kruschwitz began pursuing a doctorate in naturopathic medicine at NCNM in 1995. Following his completion of the naturopathic doctoral program in 1997, he fulfilled a one-year residency in naturopathic medicine. 

Click here to view Dr. Kruschwitz's Curriculum Vitae.