Our Practitioners

Andrew Dickens

Andrew Dickens


Andrew Dickens received his bachelor’s degree from Washington and Lee University in 1976 and then went on to graduate with a B.Th. from the Way College of Biblical Research. He and his wife coordinated a non-denominational Bible fellowship in San Francisco for 18 years.

During that time, he saw a great need among people and was led to attend the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, Arizona. He graduated in 2008.

Dr. Dickens received training including:

  • Anatomy
  • Microbiology
  • Botanical medicine
  • Homeopathy
  • Nutrition
  • Acupuncture and TCM
  • Environmental medicine
  • Physical medicine
  • Pharmacotherapy

Dean Silver

MD, Consultant

Dr. Silver grew up and watched his father develop lung disease and Alzheimer’s from a mold infection behind a wall in the home. Both his pa...More

Katia Marin


Born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Naturalized American Citizen 1997 Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian Degrees...More

Sophia Elie

RDN, Dietician

Sophia graduated from Bastyr University with a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She went on to complete her residency with Idaho State Un...More

Colleen Connolly

Front Desk/Office Manager

Colleen has 20 years in the medical field, facilitating patients’ needs. When you call the Dayspring Cancer Clinic, Colleen is the person y...More