Specialists in Functional Medicine

Pamela Hughes, D.O.

Pamela Hughes, DO, ABFM, ABAARM, FAARM

Dr. Pamela Hughes is a licensed physician who is also trained in Functional Medicine. A firm believer in evidence-based medicine, she combines research with clinical results to develop an individualized plan for each patient. Thereby, she gives her patients the tools to prevent and treat chronic conditions. Read more about Dr. Hughes’ background and her inspiration for starting Hughes Center for Functional Medicine here. In early 2019, Dr. Hughes announced that she will be transitioning out of her current clinical practice role as medical director and relocating out of state with her family in the spring. The decision was a challenging one but is the best fit for her at this time as she continues to work toward finding a balance in her love for practicing functional medicine and helping patients, her own health, and family commitments. Read more from Dr. Hughes here.

Education & Experience:

  • Fellow, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, Metabolic Medical Institute
  • American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine, Board Certified 2016
  • Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, 1999-2002
  • Internship and Residency in Family Medicine. Highlights were Resident Academic Chief, Hawaii Special Olympics Medical Coordinator and event Physician.
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1995-1999
  • Juniata College, 1991-1995, Bachelor of Science

Carol L. Roberts, MD, ABO, ABIHM

Dr. Carol Roberts has devoted her career to conventional medicine and natural and holistic healing. She provides patients with nutritional counseling, natural hormone replacement, detoxification, treatment of chronic illness, medicinal cannabis and holistic medical weight loss through the “Lighten Up” program. Additionally, she is the author of “Good Medicine: A Return to Common Sense,” a doctor-proven guide to attaining a healthier you, naturally. Dr. Roberts is a nationally recognized speaker, has a dual faculty appointment at the College of Public Health and the College of Medicine at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. She is proud to be a mentor, educator, and role model to her patients.

Education & Experience:

  • Founding Diplomate, American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Otolaryngology and Emergency Medicine
  • University of Texas Medical School
  • Harvard University, Bachelor’s degree
Eduardo Maristany MD

Eduardo Maristany, MD – Starting May 1, 2019

Dr. Eduardo Maristany is a board-certified internal medicine physician. He is trained by the Institute of Functional Medicine (IFM) with an extensive background as an hospitalist, collaborating with consultants to co-manage patients who have complicated medical conditions. Licensed to practice in both Florida and Georgia, Dr. Maristany’s post-residency training includes functional and integrative medicine, advanced personalized genomic interpretation, inflammatory diseases and other topics. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and American Medical Association.

Education & Experience:

  • Internal Medicine Hospitalist, Academic Hospitalist/Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Residency in Internal Medicine at Memorial Health University Medical Center
  • Ross University School of Medicine, Graduated with Honors
  • University of Miami, Bachelor’s Degree