Dr. Alexis Chesney is a Naturopathic Physician and Acupuncturist specializing in Lyme disease. Dr. Chesney works with patients of all ages on chronic disease, general wellness, nutrition and lifestyle counseling. She believes in listening to her patients to hear who they are, where they are coming from, and how they experience health or disease. She works to create a collaborative relationship in order to address a patients health concerns and overall wellness. Passionate about Lyme disease education in New England, Dr. Chesney enjoys lecturing to the public as well as providing trainings to health care professionals regarding the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Lyme disease.
Dr. Alexis Chesney earned a Masters in Science in Acupuncture from the University of Bridgeport Acupuncture Institute and a Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine, in Connecticut. She is one of the first naturopathic students to complete a hospital-based medical rotation. With five of her colleagues from across the nation, she founded the Naturopathic Medical Student Association, which received the AANP President's Award in 2008. She has also been a member of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS) since 2012.
Alexis enjoys exploring the outdoors, doing yoga, playing ice hockey and tennis.