Karen Raehtz, MS, RPh
Karen Raehtz, MS, RPh: compounding medications, including cosmeceuticals, nutraceuticals, and pharmaceuticals
Karen Raehtz, MS, RPh takes a personal interest in each patient. She has set extremely high standards for customer service and takes pride in providing quality care.
Raehtz graduated from Ferris State University in 1984 with a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy. She completed a two-year residency at Henry Ford Hospital and earned her master’s degree at Wayne State University in 1986.
After working as assistant director at both Harper-Grace Hospitals and Wyandotte General Hospital, she was named Director of Pharmacy for Cottage Hospital in 1990. When Cottage Hospital and Bon Secours Hospital merged in 1997, she became Director for Bon Secours Cottage Health Services.
After years of working in a hospital setting, Raehtz decided to leave practice to start her own business. In 2004, she incorporated Physicians Compounding Pharmacy with a goal of helping people live healthy lives. She continues to work there as a pharmacist and also coordinates educational programs and teaches classes on nutrition, supplements and bio-identical hormone replacement therapy.
A member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, Raehtz conducts health appraisals and bio-identical hormone replacement therapy consultations with patients. She serves as an adjunct faculty member at Ferris State University and Wayne State University where she educates students on the art of compounding.