Dr. Sarah J is interested in gut health, and how a healthy gut means not only a healthy body but also a healthy mind. She is at heart a learner and relator, looking to build healing relationships through addressing root causes and to help you move from feeling good to great.
Dr. Sarah J's interest in functional medicine began as a student in pharmacy school and has been a passion ever since. Recognizing that most guidelines begin with life style modifications she is excited and open to address how those recommendations can help you change your life and how medications and supplements fit into your unique picture of wellness. With a background in retail pharmacy, insurance claims processing, and education; Dr. Jastram enjoys not only finding and addressing the root causes of health concerns but also helping patients navigate the health care world.
She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy and the Leadership Emphasis Area. She sought out additional training through classes in complementary and alternative medicine, Reiki training, and continuing education in Functional Medicine.
Sarah lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota with her husband Brian and 2 children. She came to functional medicine while exploring alternative means for health as a pharmacy student and realized it was the missing piece for health and wellness. Her personal functional medicine experience includes treatment for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, food sensitivities, anxiety and insomnia. She enjoys the outdoors, gardening, and cooking delicious food.