Meet Dr. Mari Sammis
Naturopathic Physician & Social Worker
Mariaehel Sammis, MSW ND has been working in Clinical Nutrition and as a Naturopathic doctor since the early 1990’s. Dr. Sammis received her earliest post secondary education at C.W.Post Long Island University where she received a full scholarship to study music. Professional credentials include a Bachelor of Science degree in Bio-medical studies, Master’s level nutritional studies from New York Institute of Technology, a Master’s degree in Social Work from Adelphi University, and a Naturopathic physician degree (ND) from the University of Natural Medicine, one of seven nationally accredited naturopathic medical universities in the country. Dr Sammis graduated with the designation Magna cum laude in all of her graduate degrees.
During the past 25 years, Dr. Sammis has developed a nationally acclaimed technique for facilitating a patient's release of long held trauma from the body and the body's energetic cell memory changing body patterns that may cause disease to form or reoccur. Dr Sammis is trained in various energetic modalites such as Body Talk, Emotion Code, EMDR, Nutritional Response testing and Acutonics.
Dr Sammis' computerized bio-energetic assessment training includes the Zyto, the Asyra, the Avatar, the BAX 3000, AURA PTL. and NES Wellness System. Utilizing a functional and integrative approach, Dr. Sammis provides advanced testing which includes food sensitivities, hormones, and neurotransmitters, as well as providing various other naturopathic therapies such as neutraceuticals, herbal remedies, homeopathy, infoceuticals and Bach flower essences.
Additional certifications include Certified Aromatherapist and Herbologist from the American Institute of Aromatherapy and Herbal Studies; Reiki, Third Degree Master and a certification in Equine Assisted Psychotherapy through EAGALA, which assists challenged youth and their families.
One of Long Island's first Naturopathic physicians, Mariaehel Sammis’ expertise spans over twenty -five years in health care with individuals, couples and families, utilizing numerous healing modalities in her practice. She is a regular contributor and advisor to various health organizations, websites and has been interviewed periodically on Channel 12 News.
Dr. Sammis currently spends her work time in various offices on the East Coast and provides Telemedicine services nationwide.
She is an avid runner, cyclist and equestrian with a love of pugs.