Devorah Steinecker, D.O.


Dr. Steinecker  has been interviewed for her original medical research by CNN and several other TV and radio stations and featured on Good Morning America, was on the front page of USA Today, NY Times and LA Times.  In 2008 she  was voted by her professional peers as one of   “Seattle’s Top Doctors” in the  Seattle Metropolitan Magazine  and interviewed by KIRO News for her work of holisticly treating ear infections in children.

 In her medical practice  Dr. Steinecker emphasizes the importance of addressing all aspects of  emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual health. “It is a gift to appreciate the best of all traditions, and to know when to reach for which therapeutic intervention and in what measure.”  Her unique and highly effective approach to diagnosis and treatment  integrates traditional Western Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Functional Medicine and additional specialty training in Neurology, Surgery, Cranial Osteopathy, Pediatric  Neurodevelopment, Nutrition, Immunology and Rehabilitation Medicine.  

 Dr. Steinecker had a private practice in Neurology in Port Angeles, Washington for seven years before she went with her husband David  and two sons to Israel.  While there she completed  a two year  fellowship in Developmental Pediatrics and pioneered an Osteopathic  Cranial Clinic   at the Spingold Center for Child Development, in the Rivka Zeif Hospital in Sefad, Israel.   Upon her return she spent four additional months of training in Developmental Pediatrics at the Child Development Unit of the University of Colorado School of Medicine, before returning to the Northwest in 1997 and opening her current practice emphasizing Holistic Pediatrics.

After graduating Phi Beta Kappaand Magna Cum Laude, Dr. Steinecker was honored with a National Institute of Health Research Grant at the University of Washington in Neurophysiology.

She has held national and international positions including staff and attending physician in Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine Clinics at the University of Washington School of Medicine; clinical preceptor in Pediatrics, Neurology and Manual Medicine at Bastyr University Naturopathic College, and the Midwestern, DesMoines and Philadelphia Schools of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Steinecker and patient