Pinnacle Home Healthcare Inc.
People who find themselves homebound because of illness or a recent hospital stay, or are coping with a chronic or terminal illness may not know they have a choice when it comes to in-home care. Pinnacle Home Healthcare Inc., a family-owned and -operated business, has grown and flourished largely because of its commitment to personalized, compassionate medical care. Pinnacle provides skilled nursing care and rehab services to homebound Medicare patients who live independently or in assisted-living facilities. The services offered include postoperative rehab, diabetic care and education, wound care, pain management and psychiatric nursing. Pinnacle also has an aggressive and successful rehab staff, including physical, occupational, speech, respiratory and lymphedema therapists. Pinnacle was selected by the publisher of Home Health Line, Decision Health, as one of the Home Care Elite of 2009 and 2010. This award of excellence placed Pinnacle among the top 25 percent of home health providers in the country in quality outcomes, quality improvement and financial performance measures. This standard of excellence enables doctors to confidently recommend Pinnacle to their patients with the assurance that they will receive the highest quality of care. Pinnacle’s mission is to provide C.A.R.E. — compassion, attention to detail, respect and excellence.
7041 Grand National Drive, Suite 212, Orlando • 407-351-6330www.pinnaclehhi.com
Kenneth Andronico, D.O., F.I.C.S., F.A.A.F.R.M., A.B.A.A.R.M.The Center for Natural & Integrative Medicine
Kenneth Andronico, D.O., F.I.C.S, F.A.A.F.R.M., A.B.A.A.R.M., has practiced medicine for more than 25 years, specializing in the fields of anti-aging medicine, functional medicine, regenerative medicine and preventive medicine. He also offers preventive eye care and treatment for dry eye, glaucoma and macular degeneration. A trained ophthalmologist, Dr. Andronico completed an additional six years of training to became board-certified and recognized as a diplomate in anti-aging medicine by the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine and Regenerative Medicine. He completed a clinical preceptorship in hormonal metabolic diseases. Dr. Andronico spends hundreds of hours per year in education of current modalities and treatments relevant to his field. His philosophy is based on the osteopathic approach that treats the whole person rather than only the symptoms, taking into consideration the mind and body connection. He believes the body has been designed to self-heal and puts a special emphasis on customized patient care, education and lifestyle changes.
6651 Vineland Road, Suite 150, Orlando • 407-355-9246www.drkalidas.com
Abeela Haq, M.A., L.M.H.C.Holistic Mental Wellness LLC
Abeela Haq, M.A., L.M.H.C., is a licensed mental health and trained functional family therapist. She received a master’s in counseling from Webster University and is currently pursuing a doctorate in health psychology. She is a group facilitator for “Living Well with Lupus,” which is a lupus support group. Haq has more than eight years of experience in the mental health field, working with diverse populations, including high-risk teens, individuals, couples, families, geriatrics and the chronically ill. Her counseling approach is founded in integral psychology and the bio-psychosocial modality that incorporates various therapeutic techniques focusing on healing the mind, body and spirit for overall quality of health and wellness. Haq provides a warm, safe and caring environment for clients, where she addresses various topics, including anxiety, depression, grief and loss; adjustment to life changes; relationship issues; trauma; coping with chronic or terminal illness; life coaching; self-esteem; and stress management.
2295 S. Hiawassee Road, Suite 201-H, Orlando • 407-491-5476www.holisticmentalwellness.com
Kirti Kalidas, M.D., N.D.The Center for Natural & Integrative Medicine
Kirti Kalidas, M.D., N.D., is the only board-certified internist and naturopathic physician in Central Florida. He finds and addresses the root causes of disease and focuses on individualized holistic treatments to restore optimal health and balance. Dr. Kalidas specializes in anti-aging, preventive care, and wellness and nutrition programs that restore and balance hormones and brain chemistry, with an additional focus on intravenous chelation for heart health. His cancer support and recovery program, which uses vitamin infusions, has helped patients regain strength and stamina. Dr. Kalidas offers Prolozone, a natural, effective treatment for chronic knee, shoulder and back pain. True healing takes place when the mind and body are nurtured, and The Center for Natural & Integrative Medicine now provides acupuncture, massage, colonics, yoga and meditation, along with detoxification, weight loss and fitness programs to provide a bridge to health, hope and healing.
Ravi Akella, M.D.Orlando Internal Medicine
Board-certified in internal medicine, Ravi Akella, M.D., completed his residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, New York. He also has two years of immunology and molecular oncology training from New York University Medical Center. He has been with Orlando Internal Medicine since 2001 and has a specific interest in diabetes, weight management and preventive medicine. Dr. Akella has full active staff privileges at Florida Hospital, Health Central, Orlando Health and Select Specialty. He is an active member of the American College of Physicians and American Society of Bariatric Physicians.
1507 S. Hiawassee Road, Suite 107, Orlando • 407-445-9545www.oimonline.com
Sarah Army, M.P.A., P.A.-C.Southwest Internal Medicine Specialists
Sarah Army, M.P.A., P.A.-C., has been a practicing physician assistant at Southwest Internal Medicine Specialists since January 2005. A native of Virginia, she received her undergraduate degree in biology from The University of Virginia. After receiving her Master of Physician Assistant from Eastern Virginia Medical School, where she graduated first in her class, she relocated to Orlando. She is licensed to practice in both Virginia and Florida. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Florida Academy of Physician Assistants.
5979 Vineland Road, Suite 310, Orlando • 407-345-0005www.southwestinternalmedicine.com
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