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Karen Hodnefield, PTA

Primary specialties

Physical Therapist Assistant


1411 Highway 79 E

Elbow Lake, MN 56531


Elbow Lake Clinic


Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services

Areas of interest

  • Massage therapy
  • Nutrition

Provider bio

Originally from the Bertha-Hewitt area in Minnesota, Karen knew she wanted to be in the healthcare field since ninth grade. She loved sports and loved spending time with people. In 18 years with her business as a massage therapist and a special interest in nutrition, her life took a new turn bringing her closer to her home and family. With Prairie Ridge, she likes the diversity of her patients and has a passion for helping them reach their optimal strength.

Karen loves the outdoors and enjoys camping, running, and biking. She also finds relaxation in music, picnics and festivals as well as reading, and enjoying a glass of wine with friends and family. Karen has two adult children; Ella and Isaac, and a cat named Barrett. She recently married Brian and enjoys time with him and his daughter, Megan.