Dr. Erin is thrilled to have worked with so many women during pregnancy, and she proudly educates her patients about choices available to them during pregnancy and birth.
Her goal is to help each and every woman achieve an amazing and empowered birth experience.
Curious about why Dr. Erin is so passionate about pregnancy care? Click here to read her birth story.
Before opening Nurture Chiropractic and Family Wellness, Dr. Erin practiced in Chicago, Illinois, and then in her hometown of Bolivar, Ohio, where she worked as an associate doctor.
She is excited to plant her roots in the Dunedin community, where she now lives with her husband Chris and their daughter Ensley.
Outside of the office, she enjoys exploring new restaurants, dancing and staying active, meeting other local moms, and spending time in the sunshine with her family and friends.
Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine – National University of Health Sciences
Master’s of Science in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine – University of Western States
Bachelor’s of Science in Biology – The Ohio State University
Webster Technique for Pregnancy – Certified Practitioner
International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) – Pending Completion
McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT)
100-hour Acupuncture Certification – National University of Health Sciences
Dr. Karisa recently graduated with honors as a Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine from National University of Health Sciences here in St. Pete! Originally from Michigan, Dr. Karisa transferred from Michigan State University to Florida Gulf Coast University where she completed her undergraduate degree in Biology. Her passion for prenatal and pediatric care has been a theme throughout her life, from volunteering at the mother/baby unit in high school to her undergraduate research project looking at the effects of harmful chemicals in manufactured baby food.
During chiropractic school, she recognized how life altering chiropractic care is for improving labor and delivery. She hopes to help women have the happiest, healthiest experience both during pregnancy and throughout their postpartum journey so that mom and baby can thrive.
Dr. Karisa is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) with Webster Technique Certification.
She is an expectant mother herself and loves living in the Tampa Bay area with her husband. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, spending her free time at the beach, checking out new restaurants and local shops, and traveling.