Dr. Kirsten Mackey
Born and raised in the Chicago area, Dr. Mackey received her bachelor's degree from Northwestern University. She subsequently earned her medical degree from Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in California and completed a family medicine residency at the University of Nevada Reno.
She has advanced training in osteopathic manual medicine, prolotherapy and neural therapy as well as Ayurveda, psycho-neurobiology, functional medicine, homeopathy, autonomic response testing (ART) and tantric yoga and meditation.
Additionally, she has been an active Hatha yoga instructor since 2004.
Prior to medical school and yogic life, Kirsten was an NCAA Division I field hockey player and a competitive snowboarder.
It was her injuries and health issues during this time that introduced the importance of a holistic approach to healing.
When she’s not learning, teaching or treating she enjoys singing and writing songs, rock climbing, snowboarding and hiking with her dog-child.