Lara Zakaria, MS RPh, is a pharmacist and nutrition intern at the Functional Medicine clinic of Dr. Kara Fitzgerald in Connecticut. Our clinic focuses on creating wellness by addressing the underlying causes of disease and dysfunction. Our team emphasizes nutritional and lifestyle interventions uniquely tailored to the needs of each individual. This often involves designing complex, multi-layered, evidence-based diets and lifestyle interventions. We work together to support implementation of the individualized strategy in a way that is still practical and accessible to our patient.
Lara holds a Bachelors Science in pharmacy from Rutgers University and is a Registered Pharmacist (RPh). She received her Masters of Science in Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. With over fifteen years of experience in healthcare, she specializes in herbals, medication nutrient depletion, Medication Therapy Management (MTM), metabolic chronic disease and detoxification.