OUR TEAM

DR ANTHONY LOPRESTI

General Practitioner & Osteopath

Dr. Anthony Lopresti is an osteopathic manipulative therapy specialist. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1973 and also specializes in diabetes, sports medicine, and allergies.

NECOLE DUGAN, NP

Nurse Practitioner

Necole Dugan, NP comes to the practice with a background in Women's Health. She has treated gyn, pregnant, and post pregnancy patients. She has experience with menopausal care, gynecology concerns (including but not limited to: birth control, pap smears, irregular bleeding), postpartum, and antepartum).

ERIN LANE-FORD, RN

Registered Nurse

Erin moved to the Bay Area from Orange County in 2016. She has been an RN since 2004, working primarily in the Emergency Dept, as well as Recovery. Erin is now performing IV Therapy in our office, helping to relieve pain and improve overall wellness and energy levels of our patients.

GREG WILLIS, L.AC

Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine

Greg received his Master's degree in Chinese Medicine, and is finishing his doctorate at ACTCM/CIIS with focus in Therapeutics and Gynecology. He has worked at CPMC stroke clinic, ACTCM clinic, Chicken Soup Chinese Medicine and spent a month at hospitals in Zhengzhou, China under the Henan University as part of his doctoral program.  He also has extensive massage training in Shiatsu, Tui Na, and positional release.

JESSICA MARCUS, MS, RDN

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist & Health Coach

Jessica Marcus, MS, RDN is a registered dietitian nutritionist and health coach with functional and culinary nutrition training. Her practice is focused on 'food as medicine,' and she enjoys teaching her patients how to easily prepare and incorporate delicious healing foods in their daily diets. She offers one-on-one nutrition consults, virtual sessions, group sessions, and hands-on cooking classes. She specializes in general wellness, weight loss, diabetes, heart disease, and chronic inflammatory conditions.

SHAMA CHAVAN

Ayurvedic Counselling

Shama is truly in love with the science of Ayurveda and has been exposed to it since early childhood. Her keen interest in herbs and holistic approach of Ayurveda to healing led to Shama pursuing her BAMS (Bachelors in Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) training from Pune, India. She continued her studies and has received her M.D. in alternative medicine.  She has been practicing Ayurveda in the US for more than 5 years and her understanding of the diverse cultures & lifestyle helps her customize treatment plans based on a patient's needs using principles of Ayurveda.

** Ayurveda training is recognized by the Central Council of Indian Medicine, New Delhi & alternative medicine training recognized by Indian board of alternative medicine. "

SALMA SCHEMPP

Stress Management & Meditation Therapist

Salma studied and trained at the International Preksha Meditation Center in New Delhi, India, JFK University, as well as the International Coach Federation. From 2004-2014, Salma also served as the founder and director of the Alternative & Holistic Health Center in Walnut Creek and Fremont California. As founding director, she successfully coordinated numerous events targeting holistic and wellness communities and taught meditation therapy.

GARY CHU

Yoga

Gary's bio coming soon!

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Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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