Functional and Integrative Medicine Physician
She is a board-certified, allopathically trained physician with additional fellowship training in Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine and she holds a Master’s Degree in Public Health.
She has been practicing medicine for over 20 years.
She completed a 200-hour Yoga Teaching Training and plans to complete additional teacher-training in Kundalini Yoga. She incorporates yogic philosophy and teachings into her medical practice.
She has diverse knowledge and experience. She’s worked in teaching hospitals in Chicago, Planned Parenthood Organization, Chicago’s Juvenile Detention Center, and area Job Corp facilities and was the Medical Director for a School-Based Health Center in Urbana, Illinois.
She was the CEO of her own medical consulting company and taught nationally on topics related to Women’s Health where she educated other physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.
She was an active lobbyist at both the state and national level on topics related to Women’s Health.
She has completed training in Functional Medicine.
She has advanced training in bio-identical hormone replacement therapy, advanced nutrient therapies, anti-aging medicine, integrative medicine, and is currently in an herbal certification program. She is additionally training in Ayurvedic medicine and would like to learn the Croatian language!
She has a special interest in women who are experiencing health problems as a result of unresolved trauma.
She is a woman on a mission.
A mission to transform healthcare not only for her patients but for all the women in this community through education and strategic partnerships.
She helps her female patients seek guidance from their inner wisdom, soulfully reconnect with themselves and others, cultivate joy and abundance, establish lifelong patterns of daily living that serve their highest potential, get healthy, and become the best versions of themselves!
She has created this unique boutique-style women’s health care sanctuary with the perfect blend of eastern and western medicine that will transform a woman’s health in such a powerful way that she will be forever changed.