Dr. Karen Slota is a native of Iowa. Following high school, she enlisted and served 10 active years in the United States Coast Guard. Her travels took her to Alaska, where she attended the University of Alaska in Anchorage and began her studies toward her Bachelor of Science. She went on to receive her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Palmer College in Davenport, Iowa. Dr. Slota has been in practice in Michigan since 1999 and is currently the chiropractor for the Detroit Lions.