Dr. Gina Nick, NMD, PhD is the founder of HealthBridge Management, DrGina.com and HealthBridge Medical Center in Newport Beach, CA.



Dr. Gina Nick Cushman, NMD, PhD
Owner and Founder

Dr. Gina Nick Cushman is President Emeritus of the California Naturopathic Doctors Association and serves as a Physician Spokesperson for the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, the California Citizens for Health Freedom and the American College for Advancement in Medicine.

A recognized leader in the field of Integrative Medicine, Dr. Gina is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles; where she received College and Latin Honors and a graduate of Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Health Sciences where she was awarded her Doctorate Degree at the age of 23 and received Distinguished Honors for her work in nutritional biochemistry, homeopathy and herbal medicine.

Dr. Gina is a featured expert on the cable TV show Fine Living Network (HGTV) and on PBS, and is often quoted as an expert in popular magazines such as Woman’s World, First for Women, Yogi Times, Better Homes and Gardens, Remedies, Diet & Fitness Magazine and Woman’s Day. Dr. Gina is the researcher and formulator of a variety of highly reputable, clinically researched nutritional supplements. She is the author of hundreds of published and peer-reviewed scientific documents on natural medicine, and is the inventor of several formulation techniques specific for the natural products industry.

Her most recent patent projects involve the formulation and use of nutraceuticals and herbal medicines designed to treat Sickness Syndrome, a new syndrome discovered by Dr. Gina that offers a cause for depression and anxiety that is best treated with natural treatment modalities. Author of the sought after medical text, Clinical Purification and Yogic Nutrition, Dr. Gina has also maintained a long-standing, well-respected column in the Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients entitled Therapeutic Nutrition.

During the past 15 years, she has taught over 11,000 Medical Doctors, Naturopathic Medical Doctors, and other healthcare professionals about natural detoxification therapies, natural treatments for anxiety, depression, prostate disease, inflammatory and autoimmune challenges, ADHD, and natural approaches to hormone balance. Dr. Gina is a Board Member for the California Citizens for Health Freedom, and member of the American College for the Advancement of Medicine, the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, the UCLA Alumni Scholar Association, the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, and the California Naturopathic Doctors Association. She serves on the Scientific Review Board for the peer-reviewed Journal of the American Nutraceutical Association and the International Association of Yoga Therapists and is an active member of several Scientific Advisory Boards within the Integrative Medical field.

Dr. Gina is also Chair of the Healthcare Committee for the LionHeart Institute, a Global Think Tank, and an active Board Member for the non-profit organization Angel Light Academy that teaches leadership skills, conflict resolution, communication and problem solving to youth and adults. 

She is a licensed and practicing Naturopathic Physician in Hawaii and California.


 “You produce excellent results on very short deadlines.  My entire customer service, sales and marketing staff think that Dr. Nick (Cushman) is a genius.  And I agree.”
    -AZ, CEO of long standing client
“Thank you so much for your dedication to your work.  You have given so much excitement and hope to so many people.  Your approach is so amazing, you have such a lovely spirit.”
-MK, Study subject in clinical study using Dr. Cushmans’s product formulations
“Dr. Gina Nick (Cushman) was excellent.  I wish [she] could have had the entire 4 hours.”