My Story

Meet Jim Cross

Jim Cross graduated with a degree in biology from the University of California at Davis in 1975 and with a secondary teaching credential in life science from California State University, Sacramento, in 1976. He has also taught anatomy and physiology at tiny Feather River College in Quincy, CA. His true passion is to open an in-patient medical facility in the Sierra Nevada for people with chronic disease. 

He currently also writes a monthly column for the integrative medical journal, The Townsend Letter, titled “Ask Dr. J”


A Good Colleague

I’ve known Jim for years and have read his writings with interest and respect.  He combines a practical, even down-to-earth approach with true erudition.  I’m proud to be his colleague.

– Alan B, McDaniel, MD, President American Academy of Environmental Medicine/AAEM



I have known  Dr Cross for many years. He has a deep appreciation for the wisdom of the body and the skills to assess what your body needs to allow  you return to vibrant health.

– Eric Gordon MD,Medical Director of Gordon Medical Associates