Dr Karen Bridgman

Dr Karen Bridgman M App Sci (Social Ecology) M Sc (Hons), M Ed (Higher Ed), PhD ND, DBM, Dip Hom

Dr Karen Bridgman

Coming from a Nuclear Medicine background, Karen has been working clinically as a Naturopath for over 20 years, the last fifteen at Pymble Grove Health Centre and a private pathology laboratory.

She lectures at the University of Sydney in the Masters of Herbal Medicine. She has been on the Academic Review Committees of the Southern Cross University School of Complementary Medicine (Lismore) and the University of New England (Armidale).

Karen was a founder and the Vice President for NHCA (Natural Health Care Alliance), and was on the Health Claims and Consumer Protection Advisory Committee for the Department of Health (NSW).

Karen is the managing director of Starflower Pty Ltd/Starflower Herbals, a small business selling Australian grown organic dried herbs and herbal books as well as a director of Biological Medicines Australia Pty Ltd.

Karen speaks regularly at seminars and conferences and consults for the manufacturing industry. She has been on the Board of the International Cancer Association Network and was an executive director and examiner of the National Herbalists Association of Australia.

Read more about Karen at www.starflower.com.au.

Dr Karen Bridgman

Areas of interest

  • General Health
  • Women’s Health
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Learning Problems
  • Cancer And Life-Threatening Illness
  • Cardiovascular Health



Karen is available every 2nd Friday 8.30am to 3:00pm.
Consultations are by appointment only.

Please ring our secretaries between 9am and 5pm to make an appointment.

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