Dr. Kara Noe ~
Dr. Kara Noe is a licensed naturopathic doctor (ND) in the state of Oregon and the CEO and Medical Director of Good Health Naturopathic Medical Center, LLC. Dr. Kara graduated with honors from the University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine with a doctorate in naturopathic medicine. She is an active member of both the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) and Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians (OANP).
Dr. Kara's expertise lies in the treatment of autoimmune diseases, with a true passion for helping those with diagnosed autoimmune thyroid disease (Hashimoto's thyroiditis and Graves' disease). Since writing her graduate thesis on autoimmune disease, specifically, the connection between infections and autoimmune thyroid disease, she has continued to research and explore how to reverse autoimmunity with a drive to help provide relief to those suffering from these diseases.
As a leading naturopathic doctor in this field, Dr. Kara has been interviewed by health coaches, nutritionists, and other ND's about naturopathic medicine and autoimmune thyroid disease. You can check out some of her interviews here and here. She also provides naturopathic medical advise in an ongoing Wellness Bootcamp program for Hashimoto's created and provided by nutritionist, Katrina Cook. She also acts as a consultant for the supplement company, Nutrafol.
Dr. Kara uses a variety of diagnostic testing and treatments in her practice such as vitamin and mineral therapy, clinical nutrition, botanical medicine, homeopathy, hydrotherapy, and lifestyle counseling, with minimal reliance on pharmaceutical medications and invasive procedures. Treating the underlying cause(s) of disease and educating patients on how to produce positive changes in their health for the long-term is a major focus of her practice. Most importantly, she will take the time to really listen and work with you to decide on the best approach to meet your health goals.
Dr. Kara is available for in person appointments at her office in southeast Portland (see reopening tab for the most recent info related to covid-19) . She is also available for telehealth (video) appointments to anyone within the state of Oregon. If you'd like to chat with Dr. Kara about how she might be able to help you with your autoimmune disease or other health concern, book a free 15-min consult today!
Dr. Kara’s Specialties
Thyroid: Hypothyroid, Hyperthyroid, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Graves' disease
Autoimmune: Hashimoto’s, Graves', Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriasis, Sjogren's, Lupus (SLE), etc.
GI health: IBS (irritable bowel syndrome), Food allergies, sensitivities and intolerances, Diarrhea-constipation cycling
General: Chronic fatigue, Anxiety, Health optimization, Disease prevention
Dr. Kara's lifelong love of the west coast brought her from Connecticut to Portland where she opened her private practice, Good Health Naturopathic Medical Center, LLC in 2018. In her free time, Dr. Kara enjoys spending time with friends and family, sipping tea, reading, writing, improving her yoga practice, and hiking with her dog, Turner.