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Your Health, Our Mission

Combining expert medical oversight, along with individualized Treatment

Providing high-quality medically supervised fecal microbiota transplants (FMT) for autism and the diverse range of symptoms that come with being on the spectrum.

The Team That Delivers Smiles

We are dedicated professionals and our goal is to deliver superior outcomes for those we interact with and treat.

Our focus is on treating your child. Through experience, we understand your journey. Our mandate is to ensure the entire treatment experience is optimal.

Our team is here to support your needs throughout treatment and we are committed to being open, transparent and communicative.

Our Goal is to deliver outstanding, and sustainable treatment results.


Dr. Jason Klop, ND

Founder of Novel Biome™

Jason has been working in the field of digestive health and microbiome restoration for many years and during this time focused on conditions that were not responding to pharmaceutical interventions such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis and Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO).

Dr. Klop believes the foundation for all health lies in the gut and through his extensive experience, has incorporated Fecal Microbiota Transplants (FMT) with great results and has broadened his focus to offer this treatment for children with autism and autism-related symptoms. He is one of a few physicians who offer FMT for children on the spectrum and through his extensive experience has come to learn that not only is FMT extremely safe but very effective!


Dr. Lauren Steinman, ND

Graduate of National University of Natural Medicine (USA)

Dr. Steinman graduated from the National University of Natural Medicine (Portland, OR) with a focus on digestive health. There she had the good fortune to study and mentor with some of the most respected naturopathic gastroenterologists in the field. In her private practice, she specialises in digestive health, IBS, IBD, and SIBO. As part of Dr. Klop’s team for the last several years, she is passionate about her role in helping to inform and educate people about FMT.

Marlene Maljaars

Patient Care Coordinator

Marlene Maljaars is a patient care coordinator here at Novel Biome™ and has been working alongside Dr. Jason Klop for the last 3 years to make sure that all attendees’ questions are answered and all necessary documentation is completed. Marlene ensures that your experience from start to finish is smooth and effortless.

Remie Mendoza

Nurse Administer

Remie graduated as a nurse from Sonora School of Nursing where she got specialty training in the field of neonatology at a children’s hospital. Through her storied career, she has spent many years in pediatric intensive care, as well as working in nephrology and gastroenterology units.

Reimie’s vast experience in pediatrics makes her a perfect candidate to administer the FMT treatments at the retreats and has been assisting in administering enemas for all retreat attendees since Novel Biome™ began focusing on offering FMT for children with autism.

Dr. Santiago Sandoval MD


Dr. Sandoval is a medical doctor with a Master’s in hospital administration who strongly believes that to be a good doctor, you have to not only treat the disease but also the whole person.

Dr. Sandoval loves to give back to the community and help those in need. For much of his life, he has dedicated himself to helping underprivileged children through his foundation and medical brigades. During his free time, you can find him spending time with family, friends, playing basketball and reading books.


Greg Rutherford

VP Global New Business

Greg has more than 25 years of global pharmaceutical and healthcare experience. Greg works closely with Jason on marketing and business expansion as well as on the data capture strategy.

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