Melissa received her doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2005. She then completed a one-year residency in Family Medicine at the Southwest Naturopathic Medical Center in Scottsdale, AZ, with special focuses in homeopathy, environmental medicine, and clinical nutrition. Dr. Dengler’s other interests include botanical medicine, hydrotherapy, and preventive medicine. While completing her residency in Arizona, Dr. Dengler supervised many student clinical rotations and also served as an adjunct professor of homeopathy and environmental medicine at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. Upon completion of her residency she returned to her home state of Pennsylvania where she is now in private practice.