George Spady MD, is a husband, father of four sons and a physician in Soldotna, Alaska. Dr. Spady has an ardent interest in holistic medicine, alternative therapies, herbal medicine and in coaching people to improve their lifestyle to better their health. As an internal medicine physician and herbalist, he believes his work as a healthcare provider with his patients is a partnership. He is board certified in Internal Medicine as well as an Herbalist and founder of Alaskan Boreal Herbs and Boreal Botanicals. His goal is to meld western and herbal medicine as they pertain to improving a person’s mental, physical and emotional wellbeing. As an optimist, he strives to make life fun and enjoyable while being in service to others. In his spare time George loves photography, teaching others, creating a new kombucha, going on plant identification hikes, wild harvesting boreal plants, reading and cross country skiing outside his back door on Loon Lake with his wife.
Kristen, is a wife, homeschooling mother of 5, and nurse practitioner caring for patients from birth to geriatrics. Kristen is certified as a family and emergency nurse practitioner through the AANPCP. She is also a certified functional medicine practitioner. Kristen enjoys helping patients achieve their maximum wellness potential through an integrative and evidenced based approach to medicine. It gives Kristen great pleasure to reduce patient’s dependence on medications through functional medicine, nutrition, nutrigenetics, and weight loss. In her spare time Kristen enjoys spending time with her family, hunting, fishing, and gardening. She also enjoys winter sports, hiking, snow shoeing, and snow machine trips. Additionally she loves photography, making ferments, paleo cooking, teaching grain and dairy free cooking, and Natural Family Planning classes. Kristen lives in Kenai with her family of 8 and 2 “poochies”.