Meet Our Team


Marianne Calvanese, ND

Dr. Marianne earned her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University in Seattle, WA in 1988. In her undergraduate work she earned a BS in Psychology from Hahnemann University in Philadelphia. She has taught at the Southwest College of Acupuncture in Santa Fe, NM and lectured on various health related topics and homeopathy. Her patients call her for phone appointments from all over the country along with her local practice. Dr. Marianne is a regular co-host on the radio show “Lets Get Healthy” with Bill Swail, owner of Peoples Rx, on KJCE 1370 AM.  Hear her podcasts on Elevated RadioFM. She teaches classes and webinars on topics such as cutting edge ways to diminish stress and live a life of joy and freedom. 

Dr. Marianne is passionate about assisting others in achieving deeper levels of wellness. She will assist you in fully realizing your potential in life and in the world. Dr. Marianne will help remove whatever obstacles, both acquired and inherited, in body and mind, which will facilitate your highest potential to unfold.


Andrea Brown - Administrative Assistant

Andrea is passionate about helping people to live more vibrantly, so she loves having the opportunity to serve the wonderful clients of Austin Naturopathic.  Andrea schedules appointments and answers questions regarding the practice to assure that all clients feel heard and supported.  In addition to her work with Austin Naturopathic, Andrea is a 500-hour registered yoga instructor and teaches both public and private classes. She particularly enjoys working with youth, and believes that educating young people in healthy self-soothing methods will strengthen the character of our society.  Andrea lives in Wimberley with her husband and two daughters.