About Us

Our Founders


Cathy Goldstein

Cathy Goldstein is the founder of IHAC and has 23 years of experience helping patients look and feel great. She is a highly requested conference speaker and travels the U.S. teaching the benefits of alternative medicine. A sample of Cathy’s involvement and services to holistic medicine includes 8 years as the chair and/or member of the NCCAOM national exam development committee. She is considered to be a subject matter expert in the field of Bio Medicine through Eastern Medicine. She has been board certified by the NCCAOM since 1989. Her commitment to service and community is unwavering. She is a sponsor and supporter of the First Coast No More Homeless Pets action. She is an author, speaker and writer. She is a certified instructor teaching professionals specialized techniques such as NET (Neuro-emotional Technique) and NAET (Nanbudripads Allergy EliminationTechnique). She is also a developer of a line of natural skin care as well as a natural facelift system. Cathy’s commitment to her patients does not stop at her expert care but continues through education. She feels that ‘through education we all have the potential for great health’. Cathy constantly strives to bring new and innovative techniques and information to her clients and fellow professionals to help patients lead healthier and happier lives



Dr. Lisa Rhodes DPM, L.Ac.

Dr. Rhodes received her Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from Temple University School of Medicine in 1999. She stayed within the Temple Medical system to complete a residency in podiatric orthopedics at Temple University Hospital. Upon completion of her residency, Dr .Rhodes immediately immersed herself in alternative health care and joined a private practice devoted to holistic care.

Dr. Rhodes has received training in numerous modalities of energetic medicine such as N.M.T. (NeuroModulation Technique) with Advanced Level 2 training, Bioset (allergy elimination), Neuro Emotional Technique, Jaffe Mellor Technique, Contact Reflex Analysis, N.O.T, and BioMeridain System. Her specialty is the treatment of allergies, osteoarthritis and auto-immune diseases such as thyroiditis, rheumatoid arthritis, irritable bowel, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, and multiple sclerosis.

Dr. Rhodes has been asked to present at various forums including a Jaffe-Mellor Symposium, Colitis and Ileitis National Foundation, and Warminster Schoolhouse Learning Center in-house training.



Featured Writer


Shellie Goldstein, M.S., L.AC.

Shellie Goldstein is widely considered one of the leading worldwide experts on cosmetic facial acupuncture. She has been dubbed the “acupuncturist to the stars” by her executive patients and celebrity clientele in Manhattan and the Hamptons.

Throughout her extensive career, Ms. Goldstein has been an innovator in the fields of acupuncture and skin care therapy. She has combined her broad training in Western Medicine, Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Nutrition, and Esthetics to develop the trademarked AcuFacial®, AcuFacial®Lift, and AcuFacial®Resculpting techniques. These pioneering acupuncture treatments reduce fine lines and wrinkles, eliminate double chins, lift sagging facial muscles, and rejuvenate dull, lifeless, or aging skin. Her unique therapies are considered an alternative or adjunct to BOTOX® injections, dermal fillers, and invasive cosmetic surgery. In contrast to traditional Western approaches, these methods also improve overall vitality and health.