Being a licensed doctor of acupuncture and Chinese medicine, certified massage therapist, and energy practitioner, Dr. Carolyn offers a multi-faceted approach to patient care. Her treatments are evidence-based, patient-centered, and treat the patient holistically, mind, body, and spirit. It has been her experience that the best patient outcomes involve patient collaboration and commitment while incorporating lifestyle changes that are meaningful to the patient and their goals.

Dr. Carolyn has a deep compassion for her patients and provides them with an approachable, safe space for their personal growth and healing. She is especially passionate about alleviating pain, cultivating emotional wellness, treating mental illness, and healing trauma. She also has considerable clinical experience in treating many different health conditions including post-op surgeries and joint replacements, acute and chronic musculoskeletal conditions, sports injuries, allergies, sinus infections, digestive disorders, women’s health, and geriatric health conditions, to name a few.

In her spare time, Dr. Carolyn loves spending time with her two children and lazy dachshund. She also enjoys making art, photography, hiking in the woods, running, biking, yoga, camping, gardening, reading, and cooking.


  • Doctorate in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine, Pacific College of Health and Science
  • Certified Massage Therapist, Saint Paul College
  • Usui Reiki Level Certification 1 – 3  
  • Craniosacral Therapy Levels 1 – 3, The Heartwood Institute