We are very excited to welcome Karen Siegel Propis, MPH, MS, RD, LD, LAc, to our practice! Karen will be filling in while Julie Shindler-Cohen is on maternity leave and will maintain a part-time schedule once Julie returns. Karen was founder and owner of the Acupuncture and Nutrition Clinic in Houston, Texas where she had a private practice for acupuncture, herbal medicine and nutrition.
Karen treats a wide variety of emotional and physical problems using acupuncture and herbal medicine. She employs various strategies of Traditional Chinese Medicine to help patients overcome acute and chronic problems with pain, as well as symptoms of menopause, dysmenorrhea, digestive problems, depression and migraines. She is an advocate of working with a team and is pleased to be joining Michigan Associates of Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine.
Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Karen earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Nutrition & Dietetics from the University of Vermont and completed her internship at the University of Texas, Houston. She received a Masters in Public Health degree from the University of Texas School of Public Health and her Masters degree in Oriental Medicine from the American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Houston, TX. She is Board Certified and Licensed through the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners and is a Diplomate in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology.
We are thrilled to have Karen on board!