Dr. Kara is a sparkly-geeky doctor who helps her patients understand (and even fall in love with) their hormones.
As a clinician at heart, she has a thriving clinical practice, with particular street cred in supporting patients through all stages of perimenopause and menopause, menopausal hormone therapy (HRT / Bioidential Hormone Therapy), and vulvovaginal issues (particularly Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause). Dr. Kara & Associates in Owen Sound Ontario is a Women’s Health dedicated clinic with two ND’s, an amazing Pelvic Health Physiotherapist, and Nurse Practitioner to make it truly a collaborative team.
Dr. Kara has been a NAMS certified Menopause practitioner (NCMP) since 2020, one of the first and few Naturopathic Doctors with this designation. She is also trained in Level 1 Physiotherapy through Pelvic Health Solutions, holds IMPART Level 1 Menopause Certification through the International Menopause Society (IMS), is an associate of the Newson Health Menopause Society, and is an accepted member of the International Society of the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH).
Dr. Kara Dionisio ND, received her undergraduate degree with honours in Nutrition and Nutraceutical Science from the University of Guelph, and a Master of Science in Human Nutrition and Metabolism with distinction from the University of Aberdeen and the renowned Rowett Research Institute in Aberdeen, Scotland.
She regularly is invited as a guest speaker for podcasts and events, and teaching continuing eduction on the topics of vulvovaginal health, and menopause.
She lives in Owen Sound with her Ginger Bearded Irish dude, two kiddies, and her very Beagley Bluetick Beagle.
Dr. Kara see’s patients in person in Owen Sound, or virtually throughout Ontario.
Pelvic Physiotherapy, Naturopathy
Recurrent UTIs, Endometriosis, Dysmenorrhea, Uterine Fibroids, Vaginal Atrophy, Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause