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.
Vine Healthcare Expertise
By providing patient education including Life Coaching, Health Coaching, and Nutritional Counseling, Vine Healthcare helps you to continue to improve and maintain your health.
Stress can have detrimental effects on the body. We help you to eliminate stress by providing stress management techniques including breathing exercises, infrared sauna treatments, therapeutic massage, acupuncture, meditation/prayer, and others.
An important aspect of your personalized healthcare program includes the restoration of hormonal balance and function, normal brain chemistry, and intracellular biochemical processes.
Vine Healthcare’s integrative approach to medicine aids in the cooling off of harmful inflammation (often insidious and hidden) in the body.
Detoxification (elimination of environmental toxins, infection, and harmful metabolic byproducts) is a crucial part of healing and achieving excellent health. Multiple modalities are employed to ensure optimal detoxification.
Vine Healthcare provides assistance with all facets of nutritional planning as well as providing vital supplements necessary for healing and proper bodily function. Grocery store tours and pantry clean-outs are available services we offer for our patients.
Musculoskeletal & Neurologic Conditions
Cancer Prevention & Adjunctive Care
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.
Vitamin D may be one of the most beneficial but overlooked substances in the human body. It is also one of the most common deficiencies I see in my patients in our Functional Medicine practice at Vine Healthcare. Why Vitamin D matters 1. Vitamin D is responsible for building bone. It regulates the balance of…Details
I was trained in a very traditional medical school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, a city steeped in medical tradition with long white coats, stacks of books, and 36 hour shifts with seemingly endless patients. But I learned. I learned to speak to patients about their symptoms, examine them and then come to a diagnosis. The “diagnosis”…Details
For as long as I can remember, I wanted to be a doctor. I wanted to help people feel better, get better, and live a life without illness and pain. As a young child I could often be found “treating” an injured animal and nursing it back to health or cleaning out and bandaging my…Details
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