Dr. Saman Rezaie is a licensed Naturopathic Physician (N.M.D), receiving his Doctorate from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. Prior to his doctorate, Dr. Rezaie completed a master’s in Molecular Biology from University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). During his time at UTSA, he worked with Strength and Conditioning programs for multiple Division I teams at the school and was a Graduate Assistant to the Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams. He has received his undergraduate degree in Biology (pre-dental) from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio.
Dr. Rezaie went off to undergrad having his health dramatically declined in the first semester of college due to diet and inactivity. He had put on 25 pounds and was getting sick all the time. He decided to learn more about nutrition on his own time, made changes to his diet and took up distance running. Within the second semester of his freshman year, he lost 15 pounds and his health had completely come back. Since then he has always had an interest in health through diet and exercise, with it reversing dis-ease and optimizing the body. He was able to further delve into the aspects of exercise and understand how diet impacts elite athletes while at UTSA. Finally, at SCNM, he learned numerous more therapies to health people reach wellness.
Dr. Rezaie is passionate about sports medicine, pain management, prolotherapy, gastrointestinal concerns, auto-immune disorders, anxiety, depression and other mental disturbances. He is a general practice physician as well, looking to make the biggest change in your health with the smallest possible changes. Dr. Rezaie loves motivating people to achieve health through the power of choice. On his own time, Dr. Rezaie enjoys league sports, the outdoors with his dog, Logan, and traveling.
Education & Accreditations:
- Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (ND)
- University of Texas at San Antonio (MS)
- St. Mary’s University (BSc)
- American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP)
- American Association of Orthopaedic medicine (AAOM)
- Texas Association of Naturopathic Doctors (TxAND)
- Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
- Certification in Applied Kinesiology