Lily is a born and raised Alaskan who is passionate about being able to provide greater access to specialized endocrine care in the primary care setting.
She obtained a B.A. in political science from the University of Alaska Anchorage in 2013, but found her passion after being treated for her own endocrine-related symptoms. She attended nursing school at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY where she graduated with her B.S. in Nursing. Upon graduation, Lily returned home to Alaska and worked in bedside nursing while completing her master’s degree from Duke. She is board certified as an Adult Nurse Practitioner (ages 13+), with specialized training in endocrinology through Duke.
She was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau honors society, and is a member of the Institute for Functional Medicine, Endocrine Society, American College of Thyroidology, Alaska Nurse Practitioner Association.
Lily’s goal is to make every patient feel understood, supported, and empowered on their health journey. She believes in using an integrative approach that includes functional medicine to complement conventional practices.
In addition to primary care and acute and chronic health conditions, she focuses on:
- Assisting in detection and management of various endocrine disorders.
- Long-term management of thyroid disorders, diabetes, lipid disorders, obesity,
- Cardiovascular disorders
- GI disorders (IBS, SIBO, GERD)
- Nutritional counseling
- Wellness and sports physicals for ages 13 and up.
- Annual preventative exams
- DOT physicals