Clinic Staff

CLINIC STAFF & FACULTY Vasanthi is a graduate from London University and Dragon Rises College (2004), and holds a Ph.D from the University of Cambridge, UK. She is Nationally Board Certified in both Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology. She started studying Contemporary Chinese Pulse Diagnosis in...

CLINIC STAFF Stacey graduated from Dragon Rises College in 2008, and holds a Bachelor Degree in Social Work from Shi Jiang Business College, Taipei, Taiwan. R.O.C. She came to the US and completed the accounting program from Bentley College in 1997. She worked at Massachusetts...

CLINIC STAFF Shahla Holland is a 1999 graduate of the Florida School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. In addition to her education at FSAOM, she also received an education at Page Communications Engineers of the Iranian National Telecommunications System College graduating as a Senior Radio...

CLINIC STAFF Marcy is a graduate of Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine. She continues her study of Contemporary Chinese Pulse Diagnosis and has a private practice in Gainesville.

CO-FOUNDER | CLINIC STAFF & FACULTY Kathleen Leavy holds an A.S. Degree in Biology and an A.S. Degree in Nursing. She has 12 years experience in critical care and dialysis. Kathleen is NCCAOM certified in acupuncture and herbology. In practice since 1992, Kathleen continues advanced studies...

CLINIC DIRECTOR & FACULTY Jerrod Fletcher graduated from Dragon Rises College in 2007 with a Bachelors of Health Sciences and Masters of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He also holds a Bachelors of Business Administration from Harding University, AR. As Clinic Director, he oversees the activities of...

CLINIC STAFF & FACULTY Hamilton Rotte has a Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental medicine from American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco. He is NCCAOM certified in Herbal medicine. Hamilton studied in Hangzhou, China and completed post-graduate work in Chendgdu, specializing in...

CLINIC STAFF & FACULTY Eduardo Alvarez is a graduate of the University of Florida in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. He has lead or directed several water, harpy eagle and gopher tortoise conservation projects in the Western hemisphere. He teaches at City College and has taught...

CLINIC STAFF Clare Fenn is a 2007 graduate of Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine. She is a volunteer practitioner at Helping Hands Clinic for the medically needy, and is in private practice in Gainesville.

CLINIC STAFF & FACULTY Brandon Weintraub is a 2015 graduate of Dragon Rises College possessing a Bachelors of Health Sciences and Masters of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He also holds a Bachelors of Arts in Classical Studies from the University of Florida. He has a...