Karen Willfahrt, NMD, RN, BSN
Karen Willfahrt received her nurse’s training at the Mayo Clinic and affiliated hospitals in Rochester, Minnesota, and graduated from the College of St. Teresa in Winona, Minnesota in 1977. She has been a nurse for over 40 years. In 1990-91, she was privileged to be part of hospital support services to our troops in Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, working in collaboration with staff from all over the world. Karen has worked in the field of Pediatrics for the majority of her nursing career. She also has experience in skilled nursing units and assisted living communities, as well as in Home Health Nursing, Hospice Care and Infusion Nursing.
Karen returned to school in 1996, and received her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, Arizona in 2000. She is qualified to practice in the areas of Western and Chinese botanical medicine and acupuncture, with a major focus of her work in nutrition and lifestyle counseling.
Her passion is working with individuals with disabilities, the elderly and those diagnosed with autoimmune illnesses such as MS, CIDP, Rheumatoid Arthritis, and Lupus. Her work includes programs specifically for first responders and those working shift work, in an effort to provide health maintenance plans that target their specific needs.
Western and Chinese Botanical Medicine, Acupuncture, Nutrition and Lifestyle Counseling, IV Therapy and Electromedicine therapies (including the Wellness Pro and Erchonia Low Level Laser).