Welcome class of 2020!

We are excited to welcome our next starting class of 2020! Here we see them take their first steps in learning Naprapathic cervical assessment with Dr Zayner!

Interns first day in the clinic!

  Congratulations to our class of 2019 on their first day of Intern Clinic! This is the time when they get to apply everything they have learned the last 2 years in real clinical practice.

Accreditation Incentive from a Senator

Naprapathy Doctorate in Santa Fe, New Mexico SUNM has been working hard to become accredited over the course of the last few years. This effort is evident, and is recognized by many members of the community including senators! Recently, Pete Campos, a state senator of 27 years and retired educator of 27.5 years, wrote an

NEXT OPEN HOUSES: August & September

If you are interested in starting a rewarding new career as a Doctor of Naprapathic Medicine: Join us at our Open House on August 27th &  September 10th at 10:00 AM. Including light refreshments, mini Naprapathic treatments by our Interns, and the opportunity to meet the staff, faculty and students of SUNM.

Providing a path to drug-free pain therapy

By Cynthia Miller The New Mexican “What is pain? Where does it exist?” Beau Hightower asks about a dozen students at the Southwest University of Naprapathic Medicine and Health Sciences during a recent night class. “Only here,” he says, pointing to his head. Brain science is “soft,” particularly when it comes to traumatic brain injury,

OPEN HOUSES 12-05 & 12-19

If you are interested in starting a rewarding new career as a Doctor of Naprapathic Medicine: Join us at our Open House on December 5th &  December 19th at 10:00 AM. Including light refreshments, mini Naprapathic treatments by our Interns, and the opportunity to meet the staff, faculty and students of SUNM.

Meet Dr. Beau Hightower

Dr.  Beau Hightower earned the first of three Bachelor of Science degrees in Biology from the University of New Mexico. Subsequent Bachelor of Science degrees in Anatomy, followed by Health and Wellness were earned. Dr. Hightower graduated with honors from Parker University where he earned his DC degree. His Sports Medicine Residency was completed in

Demonstration: Hip Stretch by Dr. Kirsten LaVista

SUNM Hip Stretch Demonstration by Dr. Kirsten LaVista from SUNM on Vimeo. This is a demonstration of a hip stretch in a clinical setting performed at SUNM of New Mexico. Dr. Kirsten LaVista is licensed to practice Naprapathic Medicine in New Mexico. Do not try any of the demonstrated treatments at home or without proper

Have you ever wanted to download someone’s brain??

Have you ever wanted to download someone’s brain?? Every once in a while I meet someone who impresses me with their mastery. Talking with them is constantly fascinating and informative- and humbling. Their knowledge on a topic seems broad and deep in every direction, reminding me how endless this process of education really is. Downloading