Meet Dr. Borys

Dr. Chad Borys is a Naturopathic Doctor practicing in Santa Cruz, CA.

Dr. Borys is a regenerative medicine specialist with a focus on helping patients to live pain free and regain mobility.

His passion is to help people live their best lives. He helps athletes get back to their sport, fast and pain free, and helps others avoid orthopedic surgery through carefully selected therapies including joint regeneration techniques.

Outside of his work, Dr. Borys enjoys an active life with his wife (also an ND). He loves to have fun and be physically active biking, playing soccer, rock climbing, skiing, juggling, wood working, making and eating delicious food. Since moving to Santa Cruz he is looking forward to learning how to surf and include yoga into his life. He strives to live his best life and can’t wait to share that passion with you.


  • Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine, Bastyr University, Seattle, WA

  • Masters in Chinese Medicine, Bastyr University, Seattle, WA

  • 2 year Residency in Naturopathic Family Medicine, Seattle, WA

Additional Training

Dr. Borys also has additional training in Prolotherapy, Neural Therapy, Trigger Point Injection Therapy (BioPuncture), Dural Compression technique, CranioSacral Therapy, Applied Kinesiology, Kinesio Taping, Visceral Manipulation, and acupuncture NADA training.

What to Expect from WorKing with Dr. Borys

✔︎ Address the underlying causes of your discomfort, not just mask your symptoms.

✔︎ Individualized care to meet your specific needs, ranging from diet and lifestyle recommendations, herbal medicine, nutrition therapy, counseling, injection-based pain therapies, and much more. 

✔︎ Active listening. A caring and empathetic relationship will contribute to the success of your care.

✔︎ The most effective, and least harmful interventions to address your health concerns. 

✔︎ Management of your healthcare, including routine care, targeted in-office therapies, ordering of labs and imaging, blood work, and appropriate referrals when necessary.

✔︎ An integrative approach, incorporated with your other care to maximize results.