Just as a living vine is woven together in an intricate web, our bodies were designed with a similar series of interconnected processes, woven together, which are interdependent. No one process (biochemical, structural, mental, or spiritual) exists in a vacuum.
Optimal health is not merely the absence of disease, but encompasses a balance in these interconnected systems in spite of genetic predispositions toward disease or unhealthy environmental influences.
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Dr. Ellen Antoine, DO, FACEP, ABIHM, IFMCP completed her residency in Emergency Medicine at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Ellen Antoine received her medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia and her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. Continue reading…
Dr. Scott Antoine earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Scranton, in Scranton, Pennsylvania in 1989. He then received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, where he received a full military scholarship. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1997. Continue reading…
Sarah has combined her nursing degree from Indiana University and an innate love of health and nutrition to become a Certified Health Coach. With her recent training at the Institute of Integrative Nutrition, she has learned to help patients find health through food. Sarah is passionate about encouraging others to eat ‘clean’ and enjoy their journey in life. She also believes in the power of exercise and LOVES a good sweat! Continue Reading…..
Hi my name is Ruthie Straton and you will see me working at the front desk of Vine Healthcare. I am a follower of Jesus Christ, mother of five (four sons and one daughter) with my husband Scott of 30 years. I was a Physical Education teacher for K- 6th grade before becoming a stay-at-home-mom for 25+ years. I am a Young Living Consultant and enjoy advising on the use of essential oils in our homes and as part of our daily self-care. Continue Reading…..
Nedra graduated from the University of Miami School of Business in 1984. Following graduation and during graduate studies at the university, she began to cook for the Macrobiotic Foundation of South Florida, a skill she acquired in Boston, Massachusetts, at the Kushi Institute from 1978-79. Through her passion for food as a healing vehicle she was drawn to and completed training in acupuncture and shiatsu massage at the Acupressure/Acupuncture Institute of Miami. Continue reading…
My name is Lucinda Bailey. I was born in Ypsilanti, Michigan and lived there until I was 19 years old. Through the years I have held many different job positions ranging from farming to restaurant management and hospital work. Through my roles as Practice Manager and Life Coach at Vine Healthcare, I am fortunate to be able to partner with others, particularly on their emotional and spiritual health journeys. Furthermore, my own personal journey has resulted in more than an 100 lb. weight loss, giving me tremendous empathy and knowledge to encourage others. Continue Reading….
Martina is a graduate from Indiana Business College with a degree as a Medical Assistant. She has vast experience working as a phlebotomist in a fast-paced laboratory. Martina is a tremendous asset to the Vine Healthcare team and assists in all areas of patient care. She is passionate about providing excellent care to our patients and she brings a smile and joy to all she meets.
The number of patients with thyroid conditions that come to our office (and are unaware of their condition) is overwhelming! Thyroid disease is epidemic! According to the American Thyroid Association, an estimated 20 million Americans have some form of thyroid disease. Up to 60 percent of these individuals are aware of their health condition.…Details
Ideally, we want to get all of our nutrients through diet rather than vitamins and supplements. This is extremely difficult with our current food supply and nutrient-poor soil and often times, vitamins and supplements are necessary. But eating ‘clean,’ healthy foods does in fact give us the best chance at meeting our nutritional needs. We…Details
This creamy avocado dressing is the best possible alternative to store-bought, sugar filled processed dressings. It’s quick and simple and lasts for up to 5 days. It’s small steps like these that lead you towards optimal health, so why not? Enjoy on salad, veggies and anything else that sounds good to you.
Our office is open Tuesday – Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am-2pm.
Under certain circumstances, we are available for appointment times outside of our normal business hours.
Please send an email via the patient portal (preferable) or to [email protected] or call our office at 317-989-VINE (8463) to request a special appointment time.