Christara Avaness, DO
// Christara Avaness, DO is the Director of Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine at Mend. Dr. Avaness is a Family Medicine physician who takes a unique approach to disease prevention and health promotion through lifestyle. Dr. Avaness focuses on treating her patients with a customized high-enzyme nutrition plan as well as phytoceuticals (herbal medicine extracts) that have been globally sourced and carefully curated. Dr. Avaness received her medical training at Western University of Health Sciences and received her Bachelor of Science in Biology/Biological Sciences from the University of Southern California.