Faculty are at the core of AMCH. They bring extensive experience in homeopathy, clinical treatment and teaching to our programs. A core value of AMCH is the success of students. Faculty are critical to this aspect of our college, and are trained and encouraged to work with students to ensure their success.
Orville Weyrich ND, PhD
Faculty MemberOrville Weyrich has a Master's degree in Organic Chemistry from Duke University a PhD in Physical Organic Chemistry from the University of Tennessee, and an ND degree from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. He is licensed in Arizona as a Naturopathic Medical Doctor. He has taught at various schools including the Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture, Auburn University, University of Georgia, Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and various campuses of the Maricopa Community College system. He practices naturopathic and integrative medicine from his office in Phoenix. He specialized in autoimmune diseases, autism, chronic diseases including fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue, as well as proctology.
Margaret Williams MD, MD(H)
Faculty MemberDr. Margaret Jean Williams specializes in the Medicine of Well-Being, integrating elements of psychiatry, medicine, shamanism, breath, heart centered meditation, dream work, sacred storytelling, nutrition, movement and healing touch and homeopathy. She graduated from LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport and completed residencies at UTMB in Galveston in Pediatrics and Psychiatry. She completed her Child and Adolescent Fellowship there as well. She is in her fourth decade of medical practice which has taken her see patients in private practice, hospitals, shelters, residential treatment facilities, university clinics, community mental health facilities, jails, prisons and children's prisons. She also taught psychiatry in a family practice residency program. Dr. Williams has been gifted with depth experiences in shamanic fields and shamanic initiations, ancient healing modalities, and the heart center exploring the deeper mysteries of what it means to be human, mysteries of the soul and the heart and what happens when we live too much in the mind, and how to return to the heart and body where our hearts and souls can blossom creating well-being. Her interests include continuing these explorations, painting, guitar, traveling, ranching, gardening and sharing her discoveries through talks, gatherings, workshops, and individual sessions.
Mary Ackerley MD, MD(H), ABIHM
Faculty MemberrMary Beth Ackerley MD, MD(H), ABIHM is a Harvard and Johns Hopkins trained board certified psychiatrist. She is also nationally board certified in Holistic Medicine as well as an active member of the Arizona Homeopathic and Integrative Medical Association. http://www.mypassion4health.com/about.html
Victoria Bowman PhD
Faculty MemberrVictoria Bowmann, PhD, is a health care professional, author and speaker with more than 30 years of expertise in cleansing, detoxification, digestive and gastro-intestinal (GI) health. Growing up with allergies and a predisposition to arthritis and other genetic ailments, she began in earnest at a young age to research alternative treatments to invasive conventional approaches. MyRealHealth.com
Edward Kondrot MD, MD(H), CCH
Faculty MemberrEdward Kondrot MD, MD(H) is the world’s only board certified ophthalmologist and a board certified homeopathic physician. He is author of 2 best selling books, host of the Healthy Vision radio show and sought after speaker. http://www.healingtheeye.com/
Mark Margolis DDS
Faculty MemberMark Margolis is not just a Dentist, but also a Doctor of Integrative Medicine. As such, he is capable of handling many complex dental health cases that involve more just the mouth, but the whole body as well. Dr. Margolis focuses on restoring patient’s overall health and well being through many holistic techniques. If required, Dr. Margolis is trained in performing a holistic approach to oral surgeries. http://www.mydentistaz.com/
Nicholas Meyer DDS
Faculty MemberNicholas Meyer, DDS is a holistic biological dentist specializing in advanced general dentistry (i.e. Dental implants & Temporomandibular disorders) and an eclectic mix of services found in complimentary medicine (i.e., Homeopathy & physical medicine). http://www.milldental.com/millennium/about/view_contentmng.asp?pageid=1
Doris Rapp MD, MD(H)
Faculty MemberDoris Rapp, MD, MD(H) is a board-certified environmental medical specialist and pediatric allergist. She is also a homeopath. She served as Clinical Assistant Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics at the State University of New York at Buffalo until January 1996. She practiced traditional allergy medicine for 18 years. After learning about environmental medicine in 1975, Dr. Rapp began to incorporate the principles of environmental medicine into her pediatric allergy practice. http://www.drrapp.com/
Charles Schwengel DO, DO(H)
Faculty MemberCharles Schwengel, DO, DO(H) is one of the nation’s leading experts on developing treatment plans for people living with cancer. He is a graduate of the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, is a Homeopathic Physician, and is certified in IPT (Insulin Potentization Therapy). http://medicineofhope.com/about-us/
Mario Fontes L.Ac., MSOM, CCH
Technology DirectorMario Fontes is a licensed medical professional in the state of Arizona. Mario is a vital member of the American Medical College of Homeopathy and a natural leader, role model, and mentor to AMCH students and patient population in the provision of clinical homeopathic health care. He maintains a non-invasive approach to his medical practice at the American Medical College of Homeopathy. His practice is based on a firm academic and practical foundation using the fundamental principles and philosophy of both Homeopathic Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) with emphasis on a non-invasive approach to treatment. $75 Appointments. www.altmedctr.com (602) 332-8079