Kara Rolfes, PharmD, RPh
After graduating from Purdue University in spring 2002 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and a minor in Management, Kara began her career as a retail pharmacist with a major chain pharmacy. When the opportunity presented itself, she embarked upon the challenge of opening, managing, and owning HealingSprings Pharmacy. The pharmacy opened in the spring of 2009 and has flourished with the support of patients and surrounding community. A patient-centered focus taking into account the patient’s individual needs has always been a goal for Kara and the staff of HealingSprings. Kara’s professional interests include the areas of bioidentical hormones, functional medicine, compounding, drug-induced nutrient depletions, and natural therapies. She began consulting and educating patients in these areas since opening the pharmacy and this continues to be a passion of hers today. She is a member of the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists and the National Community Pharmacists Association.
Aside from pharmacy related interests, other interests and hobbies include spending time her three children, husband and family, traveling, tennis, and spending time with friends.
Andrea Haney, PharmD, RPh
Andrea grew up on the west side of Cincinnati and received her PharmD from the University of Cincinnati in 2014. UC provided her a well-rounded clinical pharmacy education, during which she interned at an independent compounding pharmacy. Andrea is passionate about independent pharmacy and values the relationships she is forming with the wonderful patients at Healing Springs. She enjoys the creative aspects of compounding pharmacy and the ability to provide unique dosage forms and flavoring options optimize medication adherence. In her free time, Andrea loves to stay active and enjoys hiking, camping, and traveling.