Susan Weirick NMD
Dr. Susan Weirick received her Bachelor of Science Summa Cum Laude in Biological Sciences with a minor in Chemistry and Psychology from Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio. Immediately after graduating from college, Dr. Weirick moved to Arizona from Pennsylvania to attend Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine where she obtained her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine, ranking first in her class and receiving the Highest Academic Achievement Award. She is a licensed Naturopathic Physician in the state of Arizona. Dr. Weirick has advanced, post-graduate training in bio-identical hormone replacement with The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M). She is a member of the Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association (AzNMA). Dr. Weirick firmly believes in finding the underlying cause of disease and treating the underlying cause versus suppressing symptoms. She treats a wide variety of health conditions ranging from acute to chronic disease. She specializes in the treatment of autoimmune disease, thyroid disorders (hypothyroid, hyperthyroid, Hashimoto’s disease, Grave’s disease), hormone imbalances/menopause/
John Williamson NMD, MBBS
Dr. John Williamson graduated from Worcester State College in Worcester, MA where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree with a double major in Biological Sciences in addition to Natural Sciences. He was inducted into the prestigious Beta Beta Beta biological honor society while pursuing his undergraduate studies due to academic achievement. At WSC, Dr. Williamson played baseball earning the top student-athlete award amongst his teammates. While in college, Dr. Williamson developed a firm interest in nutrition, health, and alternative medicine. He questioned the future health of Americans and sought to improve the longevity and quality of life of others. Thus, he pursued his interests and graduated with his doctorate degree from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. He also graduated from the University of Science Arts and Technology, Montserrat, a British territory with an MBBS degree which is equivalent to the MD in the British medical system. He has a concentration in General practice and Internal Medicine as well as hormones, anti-aging therapies, autoimmune conditions, gastrointestinal disorders, and environmental toxicity including heavy metals. Dr. Williamson is certified and has advanced training in intravenous and oxygen therapies.
Phillip Williamson NMD
Dr. Phillip Williamson NMD received his Bachelor of Science Summa Cum Laude in Biological Sciences and Chemistry from the Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania, where he was twice awarded the Presidential Scholar Award. This is awarded to students who hold one of the top 20 GPA’s at the University. He also was voted the top biology student in the Biology department during his senior year. During this time he was active in Biological and Biochemical Research winning grants to do research at Clemson University Genomics Institute, Clemson, South Carolina, and at the Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. After graduating from college, Dr. Williamson spent two semesters at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, focusing on a Masters of Anesthesiology. Being more interested in Naturopathic Medicine Dr. Williamson transferred to the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine where he obtained his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Williamson has advanced, post-graduate training in bio-identical hormone replacement with The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M). Dr. Williamson specializes in chronic disease and utilizes clinical nutrition, IV therapies, homeopathic, bio-identical hormone replacement, dietary intervention, and botanical medicine to specifically address the patient’s underlying disease process. He believes in increasing longevity without sacrificing the quality of life. Chronic diseases that he can substantially improve in most cases include: Cardiovascular disease, Metabolic Syndrome, Asthma, Autoimmune disease (Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, Grave’s disease, Lupus, IBD, Eczema etc.), Environmental and Chemical Sensitivity (Solvents, Mold, Heavy Metal, Pesticides), Hormone Imbalances (Menopause, Andropause), and Diabetes. Finally, Dr. Williamson truly believes that prevention is the best medicine, so feel free to schedule an appointment for general wellness. He can develop treatment protocols to help prevent all of the diseases mentioned above and more. In Dr. Williamson’s spare time, he likes to weight lift, watch sports, play baseball, and read books and research articles.
Kaylee Thoreson NMD
Dr. Kaylee Thoreson NMD grew up on a farm in rural Saskatchewan, Canada. She received her Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Microbiology from the University of Saskatchewan. It was her desire to become a physician who treats patients using a combination of western and complementary methods, such as, clinical nutrition, the use of botanical medicines, and traditional Chinese medicine that led her to Arizona. It is here that she received her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Thoreson is passionate about what she does and she treats a wide variety of conditions, which includes, but is not limited to digestive disorders, dermatological conditions, asthma and allergies, autoimmune conditions (Hashimoto’s disease, inflammatory bowel disease, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, MS, etc.), hormone imbalances and pain and injury to the muscles and joints. Dr. Thoreson has advanced, post-graduate training in bio-identical hormone replacement with The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M). She primarily utilizes clinical nutrition, IV therapy (nutrient IVs, heavy metal chelation, etc.), botanical medicine, bio-identical hormone replacement, acupuncture and restorative joint and muscle injections (prolotherapy, trigger point injections and neural therapy). She has a wide variety of skills and knowledge that she uses to tailor each treatment to best fit each patient’s individual medical concerns.
Alexis Rebeyka NMD
Dr. Alexis Rebeyka attained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences and Psychology from the University of Alberta in Canada. She was an avid athlete from youth through college, playing soccer at the university level and competing at the highest level of amateur soccer in Alberta. After graduation, she worked as a research assistant, focusing on the application of nutrition in mental health care. She received her doctorate degree in Naturopathic Medicine from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine where her clinical experience focused on primary care, women’s health, mental health, autoimmunity, and pediatrics. As a licensed Naturopathic Physician, she treats a broad range of medical conditions with a strong interest in helping individuals optimize their hormone and neurotransmitter function as they relate to nutrient deficiencies, gastrointestinal health/gut microbiome, exercise, and environmental impacts. She enjoys working closely with her patients to help them identify and address their health goals, assisting them to regain their well-being through nutrition, dietary counseling, botanical medicine, mind-body medicine, and acupuncture. Dr. Rebeyka is certified in IV therapy and has completed post-graduate education on psychiatric disorders in women across the female lifespan. To ensure the best care for her patients, Dr. Rebeyka continues to advance her knowledge in evidence-based Naturopathic Medicine.
Emil Slovak Jr MD
Dr. Emil Slovak was born in Missouri and grew up in Tennessee with 6 brothers and one sister on a cattle ranch. He attended the University of Memphis and completed his undergraduate studies in Biology and Chemistry. He obtained his MD at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in 1986. Dr. Slovak completed his residency in Internal Medicine at St Louis University and Maricopa Medical Center in 1989. He has been in private practice for 12 years and worked in Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine in addition to his work as a Hospitalist. He now specializes in Internal Medicine and enjoys outpatient care. Dr. Slovak has two daughters and one stepson. He enjoys camping, hiking, astronomy and spending time with his family. Dr. Slovak is also involved with local animal shelters and participates in pet adoption programs. Dr. Slovak is a board-certified Internist and excels at treating complex disease processes.