Provider Spotlight

Dr. Daiva Olipra

After serving Ivinson Memorial Hospital for four years as an on-call pediatric hospitalist, Dr. Daiva Olipra officially joined our healthcare team in May 2018. She provides care for patients in the Pediatric and Family Care Clinic at Ivinson Medical Group while continuing to work on-call in the Family Care Unit as a pediatric hospitalist.

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Daiva has always had an inter­est in pedi­atrics, and she offers compas­sion­ate care for common and complex health issues for Ivinson’s littlest patients. To her, Excep­tional Care means taking very good care of our kids.”

As a pedi­a­tri­cian, Dr. Olipra provides indi­vid­u­al­ized well-child visits and lifestyle, nutri­tion, exer­cise and stress assess­ment and manage­ment. Addi­tion­ally, she is a Euro­pean-trained Child Neurol­o­gist, special­iz­ing in ADD/ADHD, concus­sion, headache and other concerns of the mind and brain.

Orig­i­nally from Lithua­nia, Dr. Olipra found her home in Laramie after search­ing for a great job in a great place with great people.” 

Daiva is currently complet­ing an Inte­gra­tive Medical Stud­ies Fellow­ship from the Univer­sity of Arizona and is expected to complete her stud­ies early next year. 

When prac­tic­ing inte­gra­tive medi­cine for her pedi­atric patients, Dr. Olipra part­ners with patients and parents in the heal­ing process. She will discuss all aspects that influ­ence the health of her patients in addi­tion to address­ing imme­di­ate issues and using conven­tional heal­ing methods. 

The mind, spirit and even the commu­nity play their parts in help­ing the patient’s innate heal­ing response. Really effec­tive and long-term alter­na­tives might include eating better or figur­ing out ways to reduce life’s stresses,” explains Daiva.

Daiva embod­ies the spirit of Ivin­son, ensur­ing the health and well-being of all chil­dren she sees. Pedi­atric patients and their fami­lies are so lucky to have Dr. Olipra serv­ing the Laramie community!