Staff Doctor – full-time or part-time position available

Santa Rosa, California, United States Full-time

TrueNorth Health Center, located in Santa Rosa, California, is looking for an experienced individual with an in-depth understanding of functional or nutritional medicine and outstanding patient contact skills, to serve the role of Staff Physician for our busy Health Center. This role requires living in Sonoma County, CA. There is the option of on-site housing with this position.

Our provisional application window for this position is two weeks from job posting date. Provided we do not need to extend this window, we plan on making our final hiring decision 3-4 weeks after posting date.

About TrueNorth Health Center:

TrueNorth Health Center is a residential health education program, offering an alternative approach to the restoration and maintenance of optimal health. We have been established in Sonoma County for over 33 years, and operate an inpatient clinic housed in a 40,000+ square-foot, 58-bed facility. We offer an integrative medical approach to evaluate and treat a variety of health conditions, such as diabetes, high blood pressure, autoimmune disorders, and dietary issues. Our team of experts includes: Medical Doctors, Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Naturopaths, Psychologists, and Research Scientists. We specialize in medically supervised fasting and the provision of a health-promoting diet, derived from whole, plant foods, free of added salt, oil and sugar. Participants come to fast and detoxify, lose weight, and make dietary and lifestyle changes. 

Job Position:

We have an immediate opening for 1 Staff Doctor. Scheduling is flexible to accommodate either full-time or part-time work for this position.

On-campus housing is provided in a 2 bedroom apartment or shared apartment, depending on the applicant’s needs.


  • Medical appointments with patients at TrueNorth Health Center participating in our residential health education program and fasting supervision program
  • Outpatient appointments
  • Monitoring and rounding on TrueNorth patients
  • Clear communication and teamwork with clinical team of doctors, medical assistants, and front desk staff
  • Weekly doctor meetings


  • Minimum 3 years of recent experience as a primary care doctor
  • Licensure to practice medicine in California MD or DO
  • Preferred knowledge and experience in both conventional medicine and alternative healthcare
  • Able to display outstanding patient contact skills and respond with a high level of care to patients’ support needs
  • Physically able to climb multiple flights of stairs per day
  • Highly skilled using computers and learning new software
  • An articulate and clear communicator
  • Committed to healthful eating and living
  • A non-smoker


  • Compensation will be provided through a salary and a percentage of collections, depending on the skill set and professional experience of the candidate.
  • PTO plan providing 1 hour per 30 hours worked, and possibility to accumulate hours and roll-over.
  • Wholesome vegan meals, free of added salt, oil and sugar, served in our restaurant.
  • Discounts on treatments with our in-house Medical and Chiropractic staff, and Massage therapists.
  • Discounts on water-only fasting residential stays in our health facility.

Learn more about TrueNorth Health Center at: 


  1. Enter your name, email address, phone number, tested typing speed, and desired compensation, in the form below.
  2. Call 707-586-5555, press 8, and in our job applicant voicemail box, leave a 2-3 minute message, letting us know:
  • Your first name, last name, phone number, and position you are applying for.
  • Why you would enjoy the job.
  • How your skills meet our requirements.
  • Why we should hire you!

Tip: please don't read from a script when you record your message. Be yourself and talk naturally as you would if you were speaking with a friend.

  1. On the form below, select the option indicating the voicemail has been recorded.
  2. Complete the cover letter section, summarizing what you said in your voicemail in a few short paragraphs.
  3. Attach your resume.
  4. Click "Submit Application"

Please note that incomplete applications will be automatically rejected.

Thank you for your time and effort. I look forward to hearing from you!

Alan Goldhamer, Director
TrueNorth Health Center