James Nicolai, MD, HMDC
Dr. Nicolai is a graduate of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine fellowship under the direction of Dr. Andrew Weil. He is the former Medical Director of the Integrative Wellness Program at Miraval Resort and Spa, one of the first interactive integrative wellness programs of its kind at a destination spa resort. He is author of Integrative Wellness Rules: A Simple Guide to Healthy Living (Hay House, 2013), and has a special interest in whole-person medicine, addressing patients as mental-emotional beings, spiritual entities, and community members as well as physical bodies. His expertise is in combining conventional medicine with the intelligent use of holistic therapies. In 2016, Dr. Nicolai received his certification as a hospice medical director demonstrating his vast experience, knowledge, and skills in hospice medicine.