Karen received her associate’s degree in nursing at Henry Ford College in Dearborn, Michigan and later completed her BSN at New York University.  Shortly thereafter, Karen pursued her master’s degree as a nurse practitioner at Wayne State University in Detroit and added a Master in Health Education as well. 

Karen worked as a nurse and administrator with the University of Michigan Health System for more than 10 years. She also spent time in the emergency department at William Beaumont Hospital in Troy, MI providing education to physicians, nurses and ancillary staff.  Upon receiving her Nurse Practitioner Certification, she went to work in Nampa, ID for Treasure Valley Gastroenterology. She later moved to Southwest District Health, where she spent 12 years in women and men’s health offering family planning and wellness counseling, among other services.

Karen’s medical interests include wellness, counseling and education, and patient-centered care.




Obstetrics and Gynecology

Office Locations

MountainStar Women's Health
315 East Elm Street
Caldwell, ID 83605
Phone: (208) 454-2035