Katie has dedicated her life to treating patients as a massage therapist, and more recently as a Licensed Acupuncturist. She completed her master’s degree of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine from Northwestern Health Sciences University, Bloomington in 2019. Katie is certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) and is licensed by the MN Board of Medical Practice. As part of her Traditional Chinese Medicine studies, Katie also completed her Herbal Certificate in Chinese herbal medicine. Prior to attending acupuncture school, Katie graduated from the Aveda Institute, Minneapolis and has worked as a massage therapist in the Hutchinson area for 15 years.
Special interests include treating musculoskeletal disorders of large joints, nerve entrapment, digestive health, and infertility. She is passionate about showing patients how acupuncture and massage can significantly affect the body by increasing stamina and mental alertness, as well as enhancing restful sleep. Katie believes in the holistic approach to health by balancing the mind, body and spirit.