We Care About You
Dr K deeply cares about your health concerns. She listens to your story to identify pieces that provide insight into the underlying cause(s). She provides basic health care services, teaches prevention and self-help skills, and reconnects you to your physiology and your body’s natural rhythms to optimize and restore health and well-being.
Dr K has advanced training in Functional Medicine and has a deeper understanding of advanced lab testing as well as the ability to interpret basic labs to gain deeper insights.
Having started her career in research Dr K worked as a research associate to Dr Beatrice Golomb at the University of California, San Diego. Having co-authored 18 publications, she has a deep understanding of scientific literature. Following her academic work at Bastyr University California (BUC), where she completed her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, she completed a one-year residency at BUC with an emphasis in autoimmune conditions, working closely with Dr Lisa Porterra-Perry, DC. Following residency, she stayed on as adjunct faculty teaching classes including rheumatology, gastroenterology, female reproductive systems, histology, and nutrition, amongst others. Additionally, she supervised naturopathic medical students on specialty clinic shifts, focusing on autoimmune conditions and functional medicine.