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.

    Dr. Pedro Flores is from  the beautiful city of Trujillo, Peru where he attended medical school and initially served his community. Upon coming to the United States he studied in Chicago to pass his USMLE exams. He completed his internal medicine specialty in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where he met his beautiful Puerto Rican wife. Dr. Flores now works as a hospitalist at Tennova Hospital in Cleveland, TN, and is passionate about serving the Lord and leading his patients towards the healing God provides.

    Kamran Mukhtar is serving as Heartwise Ministries ambassador to Pakistan. This vibrant young Christian is spreading the gospel by distributing Bibles in Urdu, holding home meetings, and meeting his people’s needs. Kamran has English and technology skills. We can help by presenting messages via Skype, which are translated to the people of Pakistan. This ministry is reaching thousands, and God is blessing.

    John Wagoner volunteers as Director of Engagement and serves in all aspects of reaching more people and engaging them in the ministry as active participants, ministry ambassadors and strategic partners. His key initiatives with Dr. James Marcum include app development, content distribution and strategic partnerships. His work has grown engaged customer lists, expanded net margin and driven top line revenue growth. He has owned his own agency and served as Creative Director, Writer, Producer, as well VP of Marketing and Brand Strategy. He has been honored with Tellys, ADDYs and Web innovation awards.

    Nick Evenson serves as production manager at Heartwise Ministries and oversees many aspects of our ministry projects. 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 a radio consultant for Heartwise. 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.

    FEATURED GUESTS OF OUR PROGRAMS

    Allen Lewis, Exercise Physiology
    Alona Pulde, M.D. Family Medicine
    Amie Hamlin, NY Coalition for Health School Food
    Amy Lee Goodman, author “The Meaty Truth”
    Angela Hanscom, MOT, OTR/L, Pediatric Occupational Therapy
    Angeline B. David, DrPH, MHS, RDN
    Ann Mashchak, M.D. OBGYN
    Anne Bunner, Ph.D. Biologist
    Anuj Chandra, M.D. Sleep Medicine
    Arlene R. Taylor, Ph.D Brain Function/Philosophy
    Audrey Morris, Morgan County Health Advocate
    Biggya Sapkota, M.D. Neurology Specialist
    Brent Barrow, M.D. Radiology
    Brian Housman, Author/Presenter on Parenting
    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
    Denise Shick, Psychology, Community & Family Services
    Dennis Ford, M.D. Pain Management
    Dennis Thompson, D.O. Mens Health
    Ellie Campbell, M.D. Integrative Holistic Medicine
    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
    Joseph Bird, Reproductive Endocrinology
    Joshua Crowder, O.D. Optometry
    Judith Orloff, M.D. Psychiatry
    Julianne Aranda, R.D. Health Education
    Karen Ehmen, Best Selling Author[/one_half]


    Karen Smith, Registered Dietitian
    Kay Kuzma, Ed.D, Early Childhood Education
    Lani Muelrath, Celebrity Fitness Adviser
    Larry Otto, Music Therapy
    Laurent Huber, Action on Smoking & Health
    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
    Mark Stengler, N.M.D., Naturopathic Medicine
    Martha Summa, Ph.D. Autism
    Matthew Kodsi, M.D. Ph.D. Neurology
    Melissa Clarke, M.D. Emergency Medicine
    Michael Austin, Christian History Institute
    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
    Peg Haust-Arliss, LCSW-R, Psychotherapist, Health Coach
    Percy McCray Jr., Cancer Centers of America
    Peter Rosenberger, Founder at Caregivers With Hope
    Phil Mills, Dermatology
    Phillip Swords, D.D.S. Dentistry
    Rachel Nelson, M.D. Pediatrician
    Richard Cheu, M.A. Endocrinology
    Rip Esselstyn, Whole Plant Based Foods Advocate
    Rob Rienow, M.Div Pastor & Author
    Robert Mills, Navy Chaplain
    Robyn Sandin, M.D. Emergency Care
    Ron Mahlo, C.N.P. Oncology
    Rose Gamblin, Ph.D. Leadership & Education
    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
    Stuart Eldride, M.D. Author of Passionate Parenting
    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