“Remuda Ranch is where I started my career in eating disorders and they have always been a leader in eating disorder treatment,” said Dr. Kevin Wandler, Remuda Ranch Medical Director.
Wickenburg, AZ (PRWEB) August 08, 2013
Remuda Ranch, a comprehensive treatment center specializing in eating and co-occurring disorders for women and girls, is pleased to announce that Dr. Kevin Wandler has returned to Remuda Ranch as Medical Director. Dr. Wandler was Medical Director and Vice President of Medical Services at Remuda Ranch from 1995 to 2011.
Dr. Wandler received his medical degree from the University of Iowa. He is Board Certified in General Psychiatry with added Qualifications in Addiction Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. Dr. Wandler is certified by the American Association of Addiction Medicine and a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist, certified by International Academy of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp) and on their board of directors. Dr. Wandler is an international speaker and has spent much of the past 18 years of his career speaking and educating patients, families and professionals on Eating Disorders and Substance Abuse.
While a member of the faculty at the University of Florida in Gainesville from 2011-2013, he was the Founder of the UF & Shands Eating Disorder Recovery Center. Dr. Wandler most recently was the Founding Medical Director at the Recovery Village, a dual diagnosis program for Substance Abuse and Eating Disorders in the greater Orlando area.
“We are very pleased that Dr. Kevin Wandler has returned to Remuda Ranch as the Medical Director,” said Chris Diamond, Executive Director for Remuda Ranch. “Dr. Wandler has dedicated much of his career to the treatment of eating disorders and brings a wealth of experience to the Remuda Ranch community.”
“It is humbling to return home and have the opportunity to work at Remuda Ranch. Remuda is where I started my career in eating disorders and they have always been a leader in eating disorder treatment,” said Dr. Kevin Wandler, Medical Director for Remuda Ranch. “Chris Diamond and Jim Dredge are visionaries in recovery treatment and I am privileged to work with them.”
Remuda Ranch is an industry leader in treating eating and co-occurring disorders for women and girls through its inpatient, residential and partial-care programs. To learn more about Remuda Ranch’s work, contact an intake coordinator at 866-390-5100 or visit http://www.remudaranch.com.
Since 1990, Remuda Ranch has been a leading eating and co-occurring treatment center. In that time, over 10,000 women and girls have trusted their care to Remuda Ranch. Through Remuda Ranch’s treatment approach and clinical excellence at its two state-of-the art locations in Wickenburg and Chandler Arizona, individualized treatment is offered by a multidiscipline team of psychiatrists, primary care providers, registered dietitians, therapists, psychologists and registered nurses that provided assistance and support 24 hours a day. Along with treating eating disorders, Remuda Ranch addresses co-occurring issues such as depression, anxiety, substance abuse and trauma. Remuda Ranch was acquired by The Meadows in 2012 and is accredited by The Joint Commission.