Kara Parker, MD
Kara Parker, MD, is a faculty physician in the Integrative Health Department at Whittier Clinic, part of Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Dr. Parker is Director of the Group Visits Program where principles of Functional Medicine and personalized lifestyle are shared in a group visit format. Dr. Parker teaches family medicine residents, co-creating programs for enhanced wellbeing and inspiring them to study Functional Medicine as a path to career vitality. She practices integrative primary care with her colleagues in a large medical system co-located with chiropractors and acupuncturists, with a mission to demonstrate the benefits of patient-centered, functional, collaborative care to increased population (and practitioner) health.