About Karen

About Karen

Smart Nutrition-About Karen

Karen Graham is a registered dietitian and has been in the field of food/nutrition for over 15 years. She has been in private practice since 2007. Karen is a Functional Medicine Dietitian. Her consultations includes the assessment, intervention and treatment of chronic illness or disease using nutrition. Karen will guide you in preventing, controlling or reversing your medical condition in a natural way. She takes an integrative approach to nutrition by combining cutting-edge medical nutrition therapies along with traditional, time-proven natural methods. During a consultation, Karen investigates many aspects of a person’s lifestyle in addition to diet, including sleep patterns, daily schedule, job, medications/supplements, medical records & physical activity.


Karen is credentialed with the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

Additional Training:

Institute of Integrative Ayurveda Medical Education
Ayurveda Training Program for Health Professionals
Certificate of Completion 5/2017

The Institute For Functional Medicine
Advanced GI training:  12/2011

She is a member of:

  • The Institute For Functional Medicine
  • Dietitians in Functional Medicine
  • Sports,Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN)
  • Renal Dietitians Dietetic Practice Group
  • Arizona Dietetic Association


Karen specializes in:

Chronic kidney disease
GI disorders: Celiac, Crohn’s, IBS, Ulcerative colitis,
Short bowel syndrome, SIBO
Food allergies/sensitivities
High cholesterol
Weight loss
Muscle gain