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Karen Threlkel, ND

Naturopathic Medicine

Dr. Karen ThrelkelDr. Karen Threlkel provides her patients with a full range of naturopathic medical services, including naturopathic medical assessment, specialty laboratory testing, bio-identical hormone replacement therapy, detoxification, nutritional supplementation and herbal medicine.

She received her degree of Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from the oldest accredited naturopathic medical college in North America, National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon. She also holds a Bachelor Degree in Kinesiology from the University of Maryland at College Park. She is licensed in Naturopathic Medicine by the Government of the District of Columbia Department of Health. Dr. Threlkel is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and is a past president and current member of the Washington DC Association of Naturopathic Physicians.

“I believe in the body’s inherent ability to establish, maintain, and restore health. My role is to facilitate and augment this process, to identify and remove obstacles to health and recovery, and to support the creation of a healthy internal and external environment. My joy is in watching my patients regain themselves and thrive.”

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Threlkel, please call +1 (202) 244-6661.

Fees & Insurance Information

Consultations & Labs

Initial Consultation: $250
Follow-up Consultations: $150

You will be given a receipt which can be submitted to your insurance company. Patients may be reimbursed from their insurance company 50-70% for services; but some insurance plans do not reimburse for naturopathic medical services.

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) or Health Savings Accounts (HSA) cover naturopathic medical services, supplements, and labs.

Specialty labs: reimbursement varies from 0-100% depending on the lab and the insurance plan.

Conventional labs: covered by insurance, same as a medical doctor.

Additional services:

B12 Shots
Blood Draw
Far Infrared Sauna Therapy

Nutritional Supplements

Although the practitioners at Restorative Health may recommend various nutritional supplements, it is not required that our patients purchase them here. Restorative Health provides nutritional supplements to ensure quality, therapeutic benefit and convenience.

New patient forms

Please contact our office at 202.244.6661 or email info@restorativehealth.org to request new patient forms.

Dr. Threlkel is an incredibly caring, intelligent, and intuitive doctor. She has helped me tremendously with debilitating chronic hormonal and gastrointestinal issues. I feel like I have gotten my life back! I am grateful to have found her and highly recommend her to others.
- Alexandra M.