FOUNDER- Dr. Robert Fox
(Dr. Raphael Moshe Fox)
Dr. Robert Fox started Shalem Healing in 2003. Dr. Fox is a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture Physician and Nurse Practitioner.
During his years of study, he interned under Dr. Leaf Ye Song, M.D., at her Madison clinic, and at Guanzhou University Hospital and Provincial Hospital.
Prior to his studies at the Midwest College of Oriental Medicine, Dr. Fox completed a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the Milwaukee School of Engineering and worked as a design engineer designing patient monitoring equipment. His Nurse Practitioner degree is from Marquette University.
In 2014-2015 Dr. Fox completed a Stem Cell Fellowship through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. He also completed the Advanced Stem Cell Education Program through the Bone Marrow Stem Cell Institute, Boynton Beach, FL.
Dr. Fox did rotations at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (CHW)/Medical College of Wisconsin’s Immunodeficiency Clinic, CHW inpatient and outpatient cardiology, Marquette Neighborhood Health Center, and ProHealth Care. His board certifications are in Pediatrics and Acupuncture.
Dr. Fox started Refua Medicinals , a Nutraceutical/Herbal Medicine company built on 20 years of Dr Fox's clinical practice of seeing what truly works to benefit health and ameliorate disease. Refua Medicinals seeks to promote health and relieve chronic illnesses, such as fibromyalgia, diabetes, dementia, neuropathy, insomnia, depression, allergies, etc. with clinically proven / research-based nutraceutical dietary supplements. Refua Medicinals medicinal teas, extracts, tablets and capsules address chronic health issues and illnesses as well as diseases that are currently poorly treated or untreatable. Profits from Refua Medicinals go to providing health care in underserved neighborhoods.
Dr. Fox is also a Tai Chi Chuan Teacher, certified by the Tai Chi Chuan Center of Milwaukee.
Dr. Fox's interests are in nutritional science, functional medicine, regenerative medicine and stem cell treatment; Chinese Medicine approaches to allergies, asthma, ADD, ADHD, diabetes, obesity, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, complementary cancer treatment, recurrent infections, eczema, and general prevention.
ASTEP - Advanced Stem Cell Education Program - Bone Marrow Stem Cell Institute, Boynton Beach, FL. 2015
American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine - Stem Cell Fellowship, 2014-2015
American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine - Advanced Stem Cell Workshop 2017
American Association of Environmental Medicine - LDA/LDI certification 2017
Ohio State University Pediatric Mental Health Fellowship 2017
Marquette University - MS Nursing - Nurse Practitioner 2011
Post Masters - Florida State - DOM, Acupuncture Physician, 2010
Pacific College Oriental Medicine - Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, 2019
Midwest College of Oriental Medicine - MS Oriental Medicine 2003
Milwaukee School of Engineering - BS Biomedical Engineering 1999
Rochel Leah Chesner, RN, Nurse
Paul Fox, Operations
Jonathan Gelfman, Clinic Director
Falon Graff, RN, On-Call Nurse
Chana Kittner, Receptionist
Coral Slavin, Billing Specialist
Brittany Wilcox, Nursing Assistant
Community members as needed... thank you!!!
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Robert J. Fox - Executive Director
Joel Forbes CPA - treasurer
Falon Graff, RN - secretary
Toni Liddy, MS - Board Member
Mckinley Perkins - Board Member