Meet Our Alcohol & Drug Detox Specialists
Our detox team consists of expert, certified and highly qualified alcohol and drug detox specialists. We will do whatever it takes to make you feel comfortable during your detox. Our addiction specialists want you to know their background and experience so you feel content knowing you’re in safe hands.
Learn More About Our Addiction Specialists Below:
Peter Gannon, ARNP, CARN, MSN, BC
Peter is an experienced and clinical Psychiatric Practitioner with a history of proven accomplishments in the evaluation, assessment, diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric and substance abuse disorders for both adolescents and adults alike. Peter received his Masters of Science in Nursing at FIU in 2004, he also received a Masters of Public Administration at Golden Gate University in 1988 and graduated cum laude with a BS in Science in Nursing at the University of Bridgeport in 1981. Peter has had many years of experience in the addiction treatment and psychiatric space and gives The Restore Detox Program clients the benefit of having co-occurring disorders treated by a trained expert that deals with dual diagnosis. He is board certified by the ANCC, a member of the American Nurse Association, a member of the American Psychiatric Nurse Association and holds a U.S. Army Good Conduct Medal.
Dr. Mitchell J. Ghen, D.O., Ph.D.
The Restore Detox Program is honored to have Dr. Mitch Ghen as a part of our team. Dr Mitch Ghen has 34 years of experience in anti-aging and holistic and integrative medicine. Additionally, he has written dozens of articles in peer-reviewed, well known journals. He has been a host and guest on hundreds of radio and TV programs, where he has lead the discussion as an expert in alternative health. Dr. Mitch Ghen is also an international lecturer on topics about oral and IV nutrition, life-style changes, bioidentical hormone replacement and stem cell transplantation. He is known as a premier teacher at conferences and seminars on integrative medicine and his vast academic knowledge, coupled with his entertaining delivery, makes him a well sought after presenter. Click here for more info.
Lisa Petrilli, RN, BSN, CLNC
Lisa Petrilli is a Registered Nurse with over 34 years of professional medical experience. She specializes in infusion therapy. Lisa graduated from Villanova University in 1979 and began her career at Boston Children’s Medical Center where she treated patients with Cystic Fibrosis using Infusion Therapy. She also has many years of experience in medical equipment sales and home health for infusion patients. Lisa’s years of experience coupled with her relaxed attitude really help our Restore Detox patients feel comfortable and well taken care of.
Joy Chanonat, LPN
Joy Chanonat is a Licensed Practical Nurse and she brings years of experience to The Restore Detox Program. She graduated in 1984 from the Practical Nursing Program at North Tech. Her compassion and friendly attitude help put patients at ease. Her expansive experience in treating detox patients from start to finish gives her a unique insight that helps her accurately assess and help callers decide if our detox program is the right choice for them. Her passion in helping others coupled with her previous experience in helping women suffering with substance abuse issues makes her a real asset to The Restore Detox Program.
Christine Bandy, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE
Christine Bandy-Helderman attended the University of Florida where she earned a Master of Science degree in nutrition and metabolism. She has been a health consultant and in private practice for 20 years where she specializes in counseling and behavior management for wellness, addiction recovery and eating disorders. She is a Registered and Licensed Nutritionist/Dietitian. Chris is also in a pastoral care ministry program where she is earning a Master of Divinity degree and is seeking ordination. Chris has a passion for empowering and educating individuals with a holistic and integrated team approach.
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