Shoko Karakilic is a board certified Nurse Practitioner with specialties in Adult Primary Care and Holistic Medicine. (ANP-BC, HNP-BC, RN)
Given her diverse background, being born in Japan and having lived in many countries such as Palau, Guam, Vietnam and Turkey, she completed her undergraduate studies at New York University and has been living in NYC since 2002. In 2012 she completed her MSN from New York University’s unique dual degree program combining integrative and allopathic disciplines. Shoko has more than ten years combined experience working as a RN and NP in hospital acute care settings, primary care and infusion center.
Shoko collaborates with each patient and develops a rapport to create a personalized plan for optimal health. Emphasis is placed on life style changes such as diet, exercise and stress management. Vitamin infusions and dietary supplements are used according to best available evidence.
Her goal is to assist the innate healing quality of each patient and to promote health and wellness through the treatment and prevention of diseases.
She routinely practices healing modalities herself including yoga, reiki, meditation, infrared sauna, cryotherapy, colonics and vitamin infusions.
Shoko is certified in reiki and therapeutic touch. She aspires to broaden her knowledge by pursuing her education in functional medicine.