Dr. Kara has spent the last 10 years serving chiropractic in the community of Oakland. She has has a passion for service and has volunteered her chiropractic skills in many ways including: a women’s shelter, San Quentin Prison health fair, HS career days, as well as, teaching and mentoring chiropractic students, Dr. Kara’s teaching and international volunteer work have taken her to Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Brazil, Peru, El Salvador and Argentina. Her passion for continuous learning led her to complete a birth doula certification and support and attend two mothers through childbirth. Dr. Kara was awarded a scholarship to play soccer at the University of Cincinnati, earned her national D coaching license, coached kids for over 10 years and continues to play co-ed adult soccer. She also spent many years running races, snowboarding and practicing yoga.