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Integrative Medicine | Female

Integrative Medicine & Acupuncture, PC 1996 Saranac Ave Ste 2 Lake Placid, NY 12946 Get Directions
(518) 523-8882

Care Philosophy

My approach is unique and for some, too "woo woo", so I'm not for everyone.  My favorite patients are those that have failed the best that conventional medicine has to offer.  Why? Because they've spent thousands of dollars getting treated at famous medical centers and are no longer looking for that "magic pill" that is going to cure them.  Those types of patients are open to spiritual medicine.  They are the ones willing to do whatever it takes to get better. 

And you know what? They DO get better.  I'm just their guide and advocate (and cheerleader) and partner in their healthcare.  What ensues is a positive long  term relationship that empowers patients to heal themselves.  I don't heal them.  They heal themselves.

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Biography

Dr. Karen Kan is an Empath, Earth Angel and holistic physician specializing in spiritual medicine. She employs the integration of Mind-Body-Spirit in healing and spiritual evolution. Through the process of healing her own debilitating illness, Dr. Karen discovered that the journey can be both challenging and rewarding, as the Soul is always moving closer and closer to Source. Her passion is empowering Earth Angels, Starseeds and Indigos to discover their innate gifts and healing abilities, and to open the doorway for them to connect with their Soul's Mission. She particularly enjoys working with young Millennials who need guidance and healing. Her empathic specialty is sensing and clearing Dark Spirit influences from her patients and clients from all timelines and dimensions, which she perceives as part of a Universal "cleansing". Working with the Archangels, Ascended Masters, and other Light Beings, Dr. Karen is often commissioned by Mother Earth to heal entities and their influences on a galactic scale. Using her TOLPAKAN™ healing method, Dr. Karen works with patients with challenging health issues whom other doctors and healing professionals have been unable to help. Dr. Karen's TOLPAKAN™ healing method combines Source-directed muscle testing and Archangel-derived healing frequencies she was attuned to during her previous lifetime as a Lemurian Ascended Master. Dr. Karen is looking forward to opening her Academy of Spiritual Medicine in the near future to teach others how to use the TOLPAKAN™ healing method in advanced ways. Dr. Karen is an award-winning physician acupuncturist and has been featured in several newspapers including the Artist Profile section in the Lake Placid News HERE, Adirondack Daily Enterprise HERE and in the Healing Arts section in the Lake Placid News HERE. She has been voted Best Acupuncturist in the Best of the Mountains Contest multiple years. Karen Kan, MD launched Integrative Medicine & Acupuncture, P.C. in 2002, specializing in the management of fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and chronic pain. Dr. Kan graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Ottawa School of Medicine, Canada, and became board certified in Family Medicine in both Canada and USA. At the University of Ottawa, she experienced month-long intensives in acupuncture and clinical hypnosis during her residency training. She has worked for several medically under-served communities in New York and California and has also been an Associate Professor at the Santa Monica-UCLA Family Residency Program teaching medical students and residents. While at UCLA, she was co-chair of the Evidence-based Medicine curriculum. Her formal acupuncture training was completed with the UCLA Medical Acupuncture for Physicians in 2000. Currently Dr. Kan has an office in Lake Placid, New York and patients come from around the region to get treated for chronic pain, chronic fatigue, depression, anxiety and hormonal imbalance. She performs "remote muscle testing" and energy healing on clients from around the world and her finest gifts are in helping people release and heal Spiritual imbalances such as Spirit Attachments. Counseling and teaching has always been Dr. Kan's greatest joy. While not working in her office, she coaches and counsels individuals from around the world and holds online classes in holistic health and personal transformation. Dr. Kan is well-known for her versatility and her passion for teaching and writing. She writes for several different blogs, has a popular Dr. Karen Kan radio show, and is the author of a #1 Amazon bestseller: Guide to Healing Chronic Pain – A Holistic Approach. Dr. Kan is an avid singles and pairs figure skater, and West African drummer. She resides with her partner, James Gann, an African drum instructor and Wing Chun martial arts instructor, in small town of Lake Placid, NY. Between them, they have won several National Gold medals in figure skating and are active in both singles, pairs and ice dance.

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Dr. Karen Kan is an Empath, Earth Angel and holistic physician specializing in spiritual medicine. She employs the integration of Mind-Body-Spirit in healing and spiritual evolution. Through the process of healing her own debilitating illness, Dr. Karen discovered that the journey can be both challenging and rewarding, as the Soul is always moving closer and closer to Source. Her passion is empowering Earth Angels, Starseeds and Indigos to discover their innate gifts and healing abilities, and to open the doorway for them to connect with their Soul's Mission. She particularly enjoys working with young Millennials who need guidance and healing.

Her empathic specialty is sensing and clearing Dark Spirit influences from her patients and clients from all timelines and dimensions, which she perceives as part of a Universal "cleansing". Working with the Archangels, Ascended Masters, and other Light Beings, Dr. Karen is often commissioned by Mother Earth to heal entities and their influences on a galactic scale.

Using her TOLPAKAN™ healing method, Dr. Karen works with patients with challenging health issues whom other doctors and healing professionals have been unable to help. Dr. Karen's TOLPAKAN™ healing method combines Source-directed muscle testing and Archangel-derived healing frequencies she was attuned to during her previous lifetime as a Lemurian Ascended Master. Dr. Karen is looking forward to opening her Academy of Spiritual Medicine in the near future to teach others how to use the TOLPAKAN™ healing method in advanced ways.

Dr. Karen is an award-winning physician acupuncturist and has been featured in several newspapers including the Artist Profile section in the Lake Placid News HERE, Adirondack Daily Enterprise HERE and in the Healing Arts section in the Lake Placid News HERE.

She has been voted Best Acupuncturist in the Best of the Mountains Contest multiple years.

Karen Kan, MD launched Integrative Medicine & Acupuncture, P.C. in 2002, specializing in the management of fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and chronic pain.

Dr. Kan graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Ottawa School of Medicine, Canada, and became board certified in Family Medicine in both Canada and USA.  At the University of Ottawa, she experienced month-long intensives in acupuncture and clinical hypnosis during her residency training.

She has worked for several medically under-served communities in New York and California and has also been an Associate Professor at the Santa Monica-UCLA Family Residency Program teaching medical students and residents.  While at UCLA, she was co-chair of the Evidence-based Medicine curriculum.

Her formal acupuncture training was completed with the UCLA Medical Acupuncture for Physicians in 2000. 

Currently Dr. Kan has an office in Lake Placid, New York and patients come from around the region to get treated for chronic pain, chronic fatigue, depression, anxiety and hormonal imbalance. She performs "remote muscle testing" and energy healing on clients from around the world and her finest gifts are in helping people release and heal Spiritual imbalances such as Spirit Attachments.

Counseling and teaching has always been Dr. Kan's greatest joy.  While not working in her office, she coaches and counsels individuals from around the world and holds online classes in holistic health and personal transformation. Dr. Kan is well-known for her versatility and her passion for teaching and writing.  She writes for several different blogs, has a popular Dr. Karen Kan radio show,  and is the author of a #1 Amazon bestseller: Guide to Healing Chronic Pain – A Holistic Approach.

Dr. Kan is an avid singles and pairs figure skater, and West African drummer.  She resides with her partner, James Gann, an African drum instructor and Wing Chun martial arts instructor, in small town of Lake Placid, NY.  Between them, they have won several National Gold medals in figure skating and are active in both singles, pairs and ice dance.

Dr. Kan's Care Philosophy

My approach is unique and for some, too "woo woo", so I'm not for everyone.  My favorite patients are those that have failed the best that conventional medicine has to offer.  Why? Because they've spent thousands of dollars getting treated at famous medical centers and are no longer looking for that "magic pill" that is going to cure them.  Those types of patients are open to spiritual medicine.  They are the ones willing to do whatever it takes to get better. 

And you know what? They DO get better.  I'm just their guide and advocate (and cheerleader) and partner in their healthcare.  What ensues is a positive long  term relationship that empowers patients to heal themselves.  I don't heal them.  They heal themselves.

Dr. Kan says...

I really enjoy helping patients who have struggled with chronic pain, fatigue and depression who are willing to commit to healing and are open to understanding the spiritual imbalances that might be impacting their health and happiness.  As an empath with clairsentient abilities, I am an expert at the removal of negative spiritual energies that might attach to someone and make them sick or depressed and by using muscle testing. 

Dr. Kan says...

I specialize in remote applied kinesiology (muscle testing) to uncover underlying imbalances causing the patient's symptoms and use energy healing and other therapeutic interventions to re-balance the body.  I am a certified Emotion Code practitioner and help people release trapped emotions causing or contributing to their illness.  I also use the Body Code and my own special system of remote spiritual healing to help people dealing with stubborn chronic issues that don't respond to conventional medicine or other natural therapies.  

Dr. Kan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Integrative Medicine
  •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Conditions Treated

  • Addiction
  • Adverse Reaction to Food
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Ottawa / Faculty Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1992

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Ottawa / Faculty Of Medicine

    Completed in 1993

  • Residency Hospital
    University Ottawa

    Completed in 1994

  • Undergraduate School
    McMaster

    Graduated in 1998

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese

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Specialties

  • Integrative Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Complementary Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Counseling Services
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Muscle Energy Technique