Founder and CEO
Emily Parke, DO, is board certified in anesthesiology and pediatric anesthesiology, trained in medical acupuncture, and specializes in and is certified in Functional Medicine.
Danielle Bechert, MD, is board certified in Family Medicine, and an IFM certified Functional Medicine Practitioner.
Acupuncturist & Anesthesiologist
Frederick P. Russek, Jr., DO, FACOA, DABMA, is board certified in anesthesiology and fellowship-trained in both pediatric anesthesiology and interventional pain management.
Our office manager Samantha Pearce was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. She moved to Brooksville, Florida and lived there for eight years before moving to Fayetteville, North Carolina, where she graduated high school and went to college for nursing.
Clinical Manager & Medical Assistant
Kimberly Elias is the Office Coordinator and Head Medical Assistant here at Arizona Wellness Medicine. She graduated from IIA College in Tucson AZ
Betsy Kantor, MD, is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, trained in Methyl Genetics Nutritional Analysis and specializes
Kate Simpson loves leading clients to the healthiest versions of themselves. She has recently joined Dr. Emily Parke’s Arizona Wellness Medicine Team as a Functional Medicine Health Coach.