Dr. Vickers graduated (B.Sc.) from the University of Toronto, the National College of Naturopathic Medicine, and the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. For the last 18 years her practice has focused on women's health, immune disorders, cancer, and chronic diseases. Dr. Vickers uses acupuncture, Chinese herbs, hydrotherapy, diet and nutritional supplements to assist her patients in achieving better health and balance. Throughout the years of her practice she has taught Chinese herb classes and acupuncture techniques classes, and for the past 5 years she has been a supervising physician on the NCNM Chinese medicine shift. Dr. Vickers often gives lectures on treating illness through natural medicine, and is the clinic director at the An Hao Natural Health Care Clinic in Portland.