OUR TEAM

OUR TEAM

The level of personal care and attention I received from everyone who helped me on my journey to be well again was phenomenal. I feel so blessed.

JEAN

Our qualified team members

seeing one is like seeing them all with our collaborative care model

OUR FOUNDERS

Dr. Margaret Christensen
MD, FACOG, IFMCP, ABOIM
Dr. Margaret Christensen is passionate about helping her clients create health through treating the root cause of illness and hormone imbalance. A challenging personal health journey led her to the science based, whole systems approach of Functional Medicine where she is passionate about educating clients on how to heal the whole person.
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Dr. Heidi Iratcabal
ND, DPT, IFMCP
At the center of Dr. Heidi Iratcabal’s impressive credentials is a lifelong passion for the mind-body connection. She uses this to unlock each person’s unique ability to achieve optimal wellness and vitality. Her interest in alternative medicine includes a focus on chronic disease/pain, functional endocrinology, hormone balancing & athletic performance.
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OUR PRACTITIONERS

Sarah Carson
MSN, FNP-C, IFMCP
Sarah Carson is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a focus in internal medicine, post-acute care and geriatrics. She believes that the journey to healing begins with empowering clients to make healthy lifestyle choices, by educating them on the role of diet, exercise and stress management in their health.
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Dr. Kinnari Khatri
MD, IFMCP
Dr. Kinnari Khatri passionately believes in the body’s ability to heal itself when it is given the proper environment to thrive. She is committed to forming therapeutic partnerships with her clients that will help them make healing happen. Dr. Khatri will create personalized treatment plans to set her clients up for success on their journey to wellness.
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Dr. Leila Doolittle
DC
Dr. Leila Doolittle understands that all the systems of the body and their connections must be addressed for optimal health to be attained. She is trained to be able to provide the most specific treatment to help treat the root causes that may be holding a client back from living their life to the fullest extent possible.​
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Dr. James Fambro
MD, FAAFP
Dr. James Fambro has an avid interest in Energy Medicine (PEMF) and Oxidative Therapies. such as Prolozone and Hyperbaric Oxygen. He has always believed in the body’s ability to heal itself, if given what it needs. His goal is to assist clients to achieve wellness by enhancing the body’s own capacities.
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Elizabeth Rohe
RN, IFMCP
Elizabeth Rohe has a passion for fertility, pre and post-pregnancy health, and finding the root cause for multiple miscarriages. She also focuses on hormone balance, menstrual issues, fatigue, decreasing inflammation, gut and skin health, and overall wellbeing.
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Amy Adams
LAc
Amy Adams is a licensed acupuncturist, certified acupuncture detoxification specialist and cupping therapist. While she works with a wide range of medical conditions, she’s particularly drawn to the treatment of anxiety disorders, stress, grief, trauma/PTSD, and addiction.
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Susan Attel
APRN, MSN, FNP-BC
Susan Attel is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Her compass has always steered her to encourage individuals and families to thrive, and is passionate to support the next generation to live healthy, balanced lives through integrative, functional health practices.
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FUNCTIONAL DIETICIANS

Alicia Galvin
MEd, RD, LD, CLT, IFNCP
Alicia Galvin is a registered dietitian nutritionist, Integrative and Functional Nutrition Certified Practitioner, and certified LEAP therapist. Alicia works closely with her clients, guiding them through their nutrition protocol and assisting with meal ideas, recipes, education, and emotional support…because changing habits can be difficult.
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Zarana Parekh
RDN, LD, CLT
Zarana Parekh is a registered dietitian nutritionist and certified LEAP therapist. Zarana is very passionate about helping people eat better and live a healthy lifestyle that increases their vitality and prevent onset of diseases. She believes that food is medicine, and should be nutritious as well as delicious to create healing and lasting results.
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Taylor Stolt
RDN, LD, CLT
Taylor is a registered dietitian nutritionist and certified LEAP therapist. Taylor empowers her clients with timeless truths about how the human body was designed to process and utilize nutrients. She uses a functional, whole-body approach by combining nutrition, comprehensive testing and supplements to help her clients feel their best.
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NURSES

Megan Cheatham
RN
Megan has had a passion for holistic and Functional Medicine since she was in school, dreaming of becoming a functional medicine practitioner. After graduating nursing school, she knew that she wanted to immediately dive into the field of FM. She has been at Carpathia for over 2 years working as Dr. Christensen’s nurse, and in Infusions. She is in the process of completing the Institute of Functional Medicine Practitioner Program.
Elizabeth Rohe
RN, IFMCP
Through personal experience, Elizabeth Rohe became passionate in helping couples avoid or lessen the emotional, physical, and financial roller coaster involved in trying to conceive. She wants you to get pregnant, stay pregnant, and have a healthy pregnancy and baby! She also assists women who are in their reproductive years with any other issues related to hormonal imbalance, using Functional Medicine practices.
Julie Kennedy
RN
Julie is a certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, Functional Medicine nurse, and a Yoga Teacher. Julie is currently working towards of Doctor of Nursing Practice Family Nurse Practitioner degree at Texas Christian University. Julie is a mom and wife and enjoys helping families obtain health, even with a busy schedule. She is thrilled to help individuals achieve their optimal health!
Darrah Kempka
RN
Darrah graduated from Louise Herring School of Nursing at Baylor University. She has been a nurse for 10 years and infusion specialist for 6 years. She learned about Functional Medicine after her young son developed severe eczema. As a breastfeeding mama of two, she changed her diet, addressed nutritional deficiencies and food sensitivities. The changes in all three of them inspired her to seek out a dream job like the one she has here.

COLLABORATIVE SUPPORT PRACTITIONERS

Janna Whitton
MA
Christy Maskeroni
MS, RDN, LD, CPT
Bee Richardson
LMT
Amy Fisher Hodges
RN, LCDC
Amy has been a counselor in private practice for over 30 years. Her passion and focus is on emotional resolution & healing as it relates to self-esteem, relationships & past trauma issues.

STAFF

Sharon Ruestmann
Clinic Manager
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MEDIA/MARKETING

Sophia Ruestmann
Marketing and Media
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CLINICAL SUPPORT

Kathleen Little (Kat), MA
IV Medical Assistant
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Daisy Perez, MA
IV Medical Assistant
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Marlene Martinez, MA
Clinical Coordinator/ Test Results Assistant
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ADMINISTRATION

Leslie Martinez
Admin Support
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Elizabeth Garcia
Admin Support
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Valerie Roberts
Supplement Coordinator
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Rhonda Sehr
Scribe, Medical Records, Insurance
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