Heartwise is made up of a team of doctors, specialists and professionals who desire
to provide answers to those who are seeking truth and healing.

 

Dr. James Marcum is speaker/director of Heartwise Ministries. He is a Cardiologist practicing with the Chattanooga Heart Institute. He is very active in the television, radio, and print arm of Heartwise Ministries. He is married to Sonya and has two children, Kelli and Jake, he enjoys music and outdoor activities.

Nick Evenson is the production manager at Heartwise Ministries and oversees most of the ministry projects that Heartwise is involved in. His background in video production and mission work has taken him to locations including India, Romania, and the Dominican Republic. He is passionate about living an active life and using his talents to share the love of Christ.

Charles Mills is the host and creative energy behind the acclaimed radio program Heartwise: mind, body, and spirit. Charles owns and operates Christian communications based in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia. This popular and well-known host has authored more than forty books, written extensively, and is the former editor of Vibrant Life. Charles has traveled the world and has interviewed leading health experts. His approach to a healing ministry is based on vibrant portraits of Jesus, revealing the Savior’s love through fresh relevant words, images, and sounds. Charles enjoys photography, music, bird watching and spending time with his wife, Dorinda.

Our Advisory Board

  • Allen Lewis, Exercise Physiology
  • Amie Hamlin, NY Coalition for Health School Food
  • Amy Lee Goodman, author “The Meaty Truth”
  • Ann Mashchak, M.D. OBGYN
  • Anne Bunner, Ph.D. Biologist
  • Anuj Chandra, M.D. Sleep Medicine
  • Arlene R. Taylor, Ph.D Brain Function/Philosophy
  • Biggya Sapkota, M.D. Neurology Specialist
  • Brent Barrow, M.D. Radiology
  • Burney Tompkins, R.N. Back to Nature
  • Caldwell Esselstyn, Jr., M.D. Prevent & Reverse Heart Disease
  • Cameron Wells, M.P.H., R.D. Dietitian
  • Carlton Vollberg, D.O. Internal Medicine
  • Charles Cleveland, MPH
  • Charles-Marcel Zeno, M.D. Wellness
  • Cheryl Haag, D.P.M. Podiatry
  • Colin Schwartz, M.P.P. Preventive Medicine
  • Colleen Schmitt, M.D. Gastrointestinal Disease
  • Connie Sanchez, N.D. Naturopathic Endocrinology
  • Craig Ammerall, Respiratory Therapy
  • David DeRose, M.D., M.P.H.
  • David Katz, M.D. M.P.H.
  • David King, M.D. Surgeon
  • David Klein, Ph.D. Colitis & Crohn’s Health
  • David Lindsey, Ph.D.
  • David Salerno, M.D. Electrophysiology
  • David Wendt, M.D. Electrophysiology
  • Dean Sikes, Youth Suicide Prevention
  • Deidri White, Nutritionist
  • Dennis Ford, M.D. Pain Management
  • Dennis Thompson, D.O. Mens Health
  • Hans Deihl, Lifestyle Medicine
  • Rose Gamblin, Educational Consultant
  • Eric Nelson, M.D. General Surgeon
  • Eston Wenger, M.D. Surgery
  • Frank Kimsey, M.D. Radiation/Oncology
  • Gene Rathbun, D.D.S., Ph.D. Periodontal Disease
  • George Samuels, D.O.
  • Glenda Parks, Lactation Consultant
  • Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. Counseling
  • Harold Mayer, Ph.D Exercise Physiologist
  • Heidi Bell, Nurse practitioner
  • Holly Lucille, ND, RN
  • Janice Stranger, Ph.D. Human Development and Aging
  • Jill Eckart, C.H.H.C. Nutritionist
  • Jim Roach, M.D. Integrative Medicine
  • Jim Zellner, M.D. Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Joel Davis, D.D.S. Dentistry
  • Joel Fuhrman, M.D. Nutritionist
  • John and Lisa Morris, D.C. Chiropractic Care
  • John McDougall, M.D & Author
  • John Pippin, M.D. FACC
  • Joseph Bird, Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Joshua Crowder, O.D. Optometry

  • Judith Orloff, M.D. Psychiatry
  • Julianne Aranda, R.D. Health Education
  • Karen Smith Registered Dietitian
  • Kay Kuzma, Ed.D, Early Childhood Education
  • Lani Muelrath, Celebrity Fitness Adviser
  • Larry Otto, Music Therapy
  • Lee Jackson, M.D. Urology/Oncology
  • Lee Perry, M.D. Allergies/Immunology
  • Lester Haag, D.P.M. Podiatry
  • Linda Spangle, R.N., M.A. Dietitian
  • Lisa Umphrey, M.D. Women’s Health
  • Lynda Smith, F.N.P. Skin Care
  • Maggie Neola, Registered Dietitian
  • Mark McKenzie, M.D. Internal Medicine
  • Martha Summa, Ph.D. Autism
  • Matthew Kodsi, M.D. Ph.D. Neurology
  • Melissa Clarke, M.D. Emergency Medicine
  • Michael Greger, M.D. Nutritionist
  • Michael Orlich, M.D. Preventive Medicine
  • Michael Shepherd, M.D. Family Practice
  • Michelle Chinn, M.S.N. Cardiology
  • Nathan Chamberlain, M.D. Nephrology
  • Neal Barnard, M.D. Psychiatry
  • Nick Van Zyl, D.D.S. General Dentistry
  • Phil Mills, Dermatology
  • Phillip Swords, D.D.S. Dentistry
  • Richard Cheu, M.A. Endocrinology
  • Rip Esselstyn, Whole Plant Based Foods Advocate
  • Robyn Sandin, M.D. Emergency Care
  • Ron Mahlo, C.N.P. Oncology
  • Russell Adkins, Physical Therapy
  • Ruth Heidrich, Ph.D. Ironman Triathlete
  • Sam Ledford, M.D. Interventional Cardiology
  • Scott Grivas, M.D. Natural Remedies
  • Scott Jurek, World Class Ultra-runner
  • Scott Nelson, M.D. Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sharon Maloney, Psychology
  • Sharon Palmer, R.D.N. Nutritionist
  • Shelly Armstrong, American Heart Association
  • Stacey Antine, Registered Dietitian
  • Steven Wolf, D.O. Women’s Health
  • Susan Raschal, D.O. Allergy/Immunology
  • Susan Thompson, Ph.D. Psychology
  • Colin Campbell, Ph.D. & Whole Plant Based Foods Advocate
  • Tammy Johnson, Autism
  • Tareck Kadrie, M.D. Neurology
  • Ted Showalter, D.C Chiropractor
  • Terry Melvin, M.D. Hospice Care
  • Tim Jennings, M.D. Psychiatry
  • Victor Czerkasij, M.A.; M.S.N. Dermatology
  • Wayne Kelly, M.D. Pediatrics
  • Wendell Moses, M.D. Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Wendy Halsey-Richardson, M.S. Audiology
  • William Rawls, M.D. OBGYN