Our Team

The staff at the Hippocrates Health Institute include some of the best in their respective fields. From our Columbia University-trained staff doctors to our spa estheticians who have worked at luxury resorts such as Mar-a-Lago, every member of the Hippocrates team comes to work every day with the goal of helping our guests transform their lives.


Brian Clement


A typical American growing up in the New Jersey/New York area, Brian likes to joke that he was a pioneer in the field of obesity—he was fat even before many Americans ...

Anna Maria Gahns-Clement


Anna grew up in a Swedish family that consumed a traditional diet of meat and carbohydrates. But at the age of 15, her entire family became vegetarian and Anna’s ...

Michael Allen

Executive Vice President

Michael Allen is the Executive Vice President of Hippocrates Health Institute, where he oversees all aspects of customer service, property management, legal ...

Medical Staff

Tom Fisher

Registered Nurse

Tom, R.N., B.A., is a Nurse Supervisor, Hippocrates Health Educator, and stage IV cancer survivor. After Tom’s experience with cancer he found the Hippocrates ...

Pam Knapp

IV Nurse Coordinator

Pamela Knapp R.N. is the IV nurse coordinator here at Hippocrates Health Institute. She helps guests in their everyday medical needs and teaches them the benefits ...

Andy Bernay-Roman


Andy Bernay-Roman is a Florida Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist (CCH), a ...

Antony Chatham

Psychotherapist/Wellness Coach

Antony Chatham, M.Phil., M.Th., MSW, LCSW, is a Florida Licensed Psychotherapist and a member of the National Board for Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists, who has ...

Dr. Tina Discepola MD

Medical Director

Dr. Discepola is the Medical Director at the renowned Hipppocrates Health Institute in West Palm Beach, Florida. She formerly practiced Functional Medicine in New ...

Visiting Support Team

Janet Hranicky, Ph.D.

Visiting Support Team

Dr. Hranicky is one of the visiting support team members of the Hippocrates Health Institute’s “Comprehensive Cancer Wellness Program” and works along with Brian Clement, Anna Maria ...

Michael Galitzer, M.D.

Visiting Support Team

Dr. Michael Galitzer is one of the visiting support team of the Hippocrates Health Institute’s Comprehensive Cancer Wellness Program. Dr. Galitzer specializes in Holistic Metabolic Functional and ...


Carole Bianco

Director of Finance

In February 2008, Carole joined the Hippocrates team as the Director of Finance. Hailing from Montreal, Canada, Carole has accrued extensive experience in ...

Marty Landau

Salon Director

Marty has over 40 years in the beauty industry, including years of study in Europe at both Sassoon’s Academy in London and at Dessange in Paris. She has ...

Ken Blue

Executive Chef

After graduating from the Hippocrates Health Educator program, Ken was hired by Hippocrates to assist the head chef for one year. He soon assumed this pivotal ...

Rick Warner

Shipping & Receiving Manager

Rick joined Hippocrates Health Institute in April 2008. Prior to that, he lived in northeast Pennsylvania working in customer service and management. To make a ...

Eric Vance

Director of Maintenance

Eric Vance was born it Pittsburg Pennsylvania where his father was an architect in the steel manufacturing business. His family of six moved to Florida where ...

Kathryn Lippman

Director of Guest Services

Kathryn’s firm belief that “life is a journey of continuous transformation” inspired her to advocate for alternative health, nutrition, and wellness and ...

Brian Hetrich

Organic Garden Manager

Brian Hetrich is responsible for growing all the wheatgrass, sprouts, herbs, fruits, and vegetables at Hippocrates Health Institute. Brian is a key part of ...

Sheila Skrobeck

Program Consultant Director

Sheila joined the program consultant team in 2009 and, since that time, has witnessed many guests turn around serious health challenges by changing their diet ...

Nancy Dimaio

Spa Director

A spa professional for more than 20 years, Nancy has worked in every facet of the industry.  She began her career as a distributor for both spa equipment ...

Pam Blue

Health Ed. Program Director

Pam was a teacher for 10 years until CranioSacral Therapy changed her life and inspired her to change careers.  As of 2005, she began working at ...

Tierna "Tee" Wilson

Retail Manager

Tee came to Hippocrates in 2011 as part of the Front Desk team in Wigmore Hall.  After several years, the opportunity to become the Retail Manager ...

Lindsay Johnson

Social Media Coordinator

Lindsay Johnson joined the Hippocrates team as Social Media Coordinator in April of 2014. Lindsay comes from a background of advertising and media, much of ...

Will Burson

Art Director

Will Burson has served as Art Director at Hippocrates Health Institute since January 2010. Will publishes Healing Our World magazine and brings over 20 years ...

Terry Breton

Human Resources Director

Terry joined the Hippocrates team in July of 2013.  Her generalist knowledge as an HR professional includes supervisory and management experiences in ...

Juan Vadi

Housekeeping Manager

Program Consultants

Wendy Rosin

Program Consultant

Wendy has been a passionate vegan and avid student of natural health and healing since 1971. Having the experience of co-owning a vegan restaurant in the 70s she became ...

Jolene Jackson

Program Consultant

As a Hippocrates Health Educator, a Master NLP Practitioner and Timeline Coach, a Master Reiki Practitioner, a Master Clinical Hypnotherapist, and Senior Leader of the ...

Stephanie Moody

Program Consultant Office Manager

Hello, it’s Stephanie Moody, the Program Consultant Office Manager. I have worked in several departments at HHI which gives me a greater knowledge for guests needs ...

What our guests say

My late husband was very ill and we traveled around the world from spa to spa and treatment to treatment. But none of the spas I'd seen were as comprehensive as Hippocrates Health Institute (HHI). The choices and quality of therapies offered, as well as the therapeutic technology available, ...

Anna Lindstrom

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