Dr. Juan Oms, MD, Psychiatrist
Dr. Juan Oms is our Medical Director of Psychiatry here at Ketamine Health Centers. Dr Oms received his medical degree from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, and completed his training in Psychiatry at Jackson Memorial Hospital in affiliation with University of Miami and the VA Hospital. Dr. Oms is a diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Currently he is the Associate Medical Director BH at Beacon Health Options and is a driving force at the forefront of healthcare improvement and change for the psychiatric community at large training future psychiatrist as the previous Residency Program Director of Psychiatry at Larkin Community Hospital.
Lastly Dr. Oms is an Assistant Professor Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences in affiliation with Citrus Community Health Network FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, where he continues to educate and mentor residents of Psychiatry while rotating in outpatient detox clinic and MAT program at Citrus Health Network.
Dr. Oms is passionate in treating patients from a wellness perspective and has emphasized his practice and treatment in an integrative and functional model.
Javier Lopez, MD, Medical Director
Dr. Lopez is a board certified anesthesiologist from Yale University School of Medicine with over ten years’ experience. He has specialty certifications in cardiac and regional nerve block anesthesia as well as extensive experience in the practices of pediatric and maternity anesthesia. He has thorough training in pain medicine during his residency including pediatric sickle cell management and adult chronic pain conditions focusing on opiod alternative therapies and opioid-induced hyperalgesia. He has published on such topics as cocaine abuse and dependance, ovarian cancer, and has spoken at the annual Florida Society of Anesthesiologist meeting. Dr. Lopez also serves as an expert witness on medical malpractice and medicolegal cases. In addition, he most recently has been elected as District 5 director for the FSA and is an oral board examiner for the ABA.
He resides in Miami, Florida with his lovely wife and family of two children. Dr. Lopez is the co-manager of the annual medical mission to Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominica specializing in free surgery and medical care to their underserved community.
Sophia Cabrera, Patient Care Coordinator
Mercy Carballo LMHC, Mental Health Specialist
Mercy is a licensed mental health counselor who specializes in individual, children, adolescent and family therapy, co-occurring disorders and crisis de-escalation. Mercy has had extensive experience in both the community and private practice settings including supervising clinicians and direct patient care. She is trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and in Trauma Informed care. Mercy is the former residential therapist for the Statewide Inpatient Psychiatric Program (SIPP) for adolescents and former outpatient therapist for adolescents in the DBT-A program at Jackson Health Centers. She has extensive experience working in community mental health programs with at risk youth and young adults.