Dr. James Odell, ND, OMD, L.Ac. has practiced traditional naturopathy for over 30 years. He received a Doctorate in Naturopathy in 1980; is a Certified Traditional Naturopath with the American Naturopathic Certification Board; and is a Registered Naturopathic Diplomate with the National Registry of Naturopathic Practitioners.
Conversationally fluent in Mandarin, Dr. Odell moved to China in 1986, where he completed a 3-year post-doctoral program in traditional Chinese medicine at Shantou University Medical College - with medical residences at Shantou University Teaching Hospital, Shantou Central Hospital and Shiwan Hospital, Guangdong.
Dr. Odell also completed several internships in European Biological Medicine at the renowned Paracelsus Klinik in Lustmühle, Switzerland.
He is certified in acupuncture with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and is a PDA provider with the NCCAOM. He is licensed in acupuncture in Kentucky, Colorado, South Carolina, and Utah, and is a Certified Instructor with the American Organization of Bodywork Therapies of Asia.
Dr Odell also presents workshops on contact regulation thermography (CRT) and provides a CRT interpretation service for doctors and practitioners. His import company Phytodyne of Kentucky Inc. is the exclusive US importer and distributor of Ceres Heilmittel AG plant remedies manufactured in Switzerland.