Julie has been a health care provider for over 25 years. She brings vast knowledge with her experience in emergency care and primary care. She is licensed to practice in Iowa and South Dakota she is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She maintains NRP, PALS, ACLS,and ATLS. She is also a certified medical examiner for Federal Motor Carriers. Julie obtained her RN in 1997 from the University of South Dakota and her BSN from the University of Iowa in 2003. She has been practicing as a Nurse Practitioner since 2007 after obtaining her Masters Degree in the Family Nurse Practitioner program at South Dakota State University.
She is currently in the process of obtaining her certification in functional medicine.
She has completed 34 credits toward applying functional medicine to clinical practice. Julie is able to work with the patient in getting to the root cause of any particular issue. She believes in combining allopathic (traditional medicine) with naturopathic medicine.