As naturopaths, our expertise is in helping you eliminate or reduce the need to rely on drugs and or surgery. We provide individualized, non-drug protocols intended to keep you well. We consider the whole person; understanding that diet and emotional well being play a huge role in achieving wellness. Complete wellness is our goal for everyone and how we achieve this centers on three things:
achieve and maintain a healthy weight;
learn to treat food as medicine;
acquire tool(s) to help manage your stress levels
If you can do these three things, you are likely to reduce or eliminate your need for prescription drugs. Furthermore, data suggests that you are more likely to live longer, look younger, and feel better if you include these principals in your daily routine.
Deborah Imani is the founder of The Nile Wellness Center. She holds a B.A. in Mass Communications and is a Certified-Colon Hydrotherapist through the International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy.
Deborah is a trained Raw Food Chef. She is a graduate of the Matthew Kenney Academy, Food & Wine magazine ranked MK Academy as "the #1 culinary academy in the world," widely regarded as the most prestigious certificate of culinary completion in the plant-based foods culinary arena. She is the author of First Generation Raw, Raw Food Made Easy. Her book has been used across the United States and Europe to teach raw food preparation and theory.
Deborah Imani - Founder
Michael Imani, ND, PhD, Naturopath and is a certified Alternative Medical Practitioner with the American Alternative Medical Association. He is the past President of the International Association of Colon Hygienists. Michael completed his post doctoral training in London with the late world-renowned Vera Diamond through the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital. Michael holds a certificate in Plant-based Nutrition from Cornell University. He is an alumnus of The University of Oxford. He specializes in men's health with an emphasis on increasing and balancing testosterone levels, and natural approaches to weight management. He was trained as an Integrative Health Coach at Duke Integrative Medicine.
Michael Imani, ND,PhD
Dymetra L. Pernell, ND, CHC
Dymetra Pernell, ND; Naturopath, published author (Modern Vegan Cuisine), and board certified Health Coach through the American Association of Drugless Practitioners, graduated from the largest nutrition school in the world, IIN. Dymetra is a certified Colon Hygienist through IACH, and holds a certificate in Plant-based Nutrition from Cornell University. She is also a Matthew Kinney Culinary graduate. Dymetra specializes in women's health, chronic disease prevention with a focus on heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and constipation, customized meal plans, and natural weight management.