Cheri Wood, ND IFMCPFunctional Medicine Practitioner & Director of Integrative Health
Meet Dr. Wood
Dr. Cheri Wood is a board-certified Naturopathic Doctor, Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner (IFMCP), Obesity Specialist (SCOPE), and Director of Integrative Health for the employees at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. She is a practitioner at The Koa Clinic in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, and founder of TheAdventurePrescription.com.
In the last five years, Dr. Wood’s primary focus as the Director of Integrative Health has been designing and executing a comprehensive wellness program at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. After 18 months of corporate wellness programming, the company was recognized by the County of Hawaii and Mayor’s Active Living Council, receiving the first place Worksite Wellness Award for large employers for Hawaii Island. In 2016, the program was recognized by the Hawaii Psychological Association winning First Place Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award for Large Employer For Profit in the State of Hawaii. In 2018, the American Psychological Association Center for Organizational Excellence evaluated programs and policies from companies of all types across the U.S. and Canada. Four Seasons Resort Hualalai was selected as the Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award Winner for Large For-Profit Category based on the wellness program and policies implemented that foster employee health and well-being while enhancing organizational performance.
Dr. Wood is passionate about helping others navigate their health journey through education and empowerment in order to live happier and healthier lives. She strives to help communities and individuals reach optimal potential by removing obstacles, improving environments, and establishing meaningful and healthy lifestyle changes.
Certifications & Licenses
Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner (IFMCP)
Specialist Certification in Obesity Professional Education (SCOPE) – World Obesity Federation
Pacific Northwest Aesthetic Academy (PNAA) – professional injectable training (dermal fillers and neurotoxins), platelet-rich plasma, laser treatments, microneedling & skin care.
Licensed Naturopathic Physician in the State of Hawaii
Certified Naturopathic Medical Residency—Lokahi Health Center
- Focus: Integrative Oncology and Primary Care
Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine—Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Biology—Houston Baptist University
- Magna Cum Laude
- Two time All American NIAA athlete