The Florida Springs Wellness and Recovery Center clinical team consists of licensed therapists, nurses, nurse practitioner, medical doctor, behavioral technicians, and certified peer support specialists. Our Clinical Team offers individualized treatment in a spa-like environment that is tailored to help individuals to develop the skills necessary to prevent relapse, identify goals, learn how to heal, and build a life to support recovery.
Raymond M. Pomm, M.D. Medical Director has over 38 years of addiction treatment experience and triple board Certified in Psychiatry, Addiction and Addiction Psychiatry. Previously, Medical Director of Florida’s Impaired Professional Program (PRN) which handles addiction, psychiatric issues and physical impairment of physicians and other medical licensees. He is a Courtesy Assistant Professor for the University of Florida and the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University. Dr. Pomm has been a leader in the addiction field as it relates to the evaluation and treatment of co-occurring disorders and management of impaired professionals. In 2017, he was the author for Project Save Lives in Jacksonville, Florida. He has received multiple awards, including “The Marie Award” from the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence. Most recently, Dr. Pomm was named the 2018 Professional of the Year from the Florida Drug and Alcohol Abuse Association. He is an international speaker and has written multiple publications on issues surrounding addiction including healthcare professional impairment.
Roman Nation, MD is a board-certified Family Medicine Physician who practices a unique style of comprehensive medicine. He has served in the US Air Force as an astronautical engineer and a family medicine physician. Dr. Nation is a University of Southern California graduate with a degree in aerospace engineering. He spent 6 years in the US Air Force as a satellite and test engineer before going to medical school at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences.
Amy Hancock, L.M.H.C., Director of Behavioral Health Services; After working for 15 years in the field of substance abuse/mental health, Amy came to Panama City to develop the therapeutic environment that is Florida Springs. She leads process groups, family and individual sessions.
Mike Westerfield, M.S., M.A., M.P.A., MCAP, Lead Therapist: A servant leader who is highly skilled, compassionate, and strives to encourage and motivate. Over 15 year of experience within the corrections and mental health profession. Mike has been with Florida Springs since the beginning in 2017.
Nicole Buban, RN, Director of Nursing– Registered Nurse with 10 years of nursing leadership experience. Nicole is dedicated to providing medical care and education to clients with substance abuse and mental health disorders.
The staff at Florida Springs Wellness and Recovery Center are dedicated to providing exemplary care to men and women who are in need of treatment for substance abuse.