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Danielle Gordon, MS, FNP-C


Danielle Gordon is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner licensed in the state of California. She is originally from Charleston, South Carolina and was blessed for an opportunity to work in San Diego, California in 2015 as a travel Registered Nurse (RN). Utilizing her experience as a RN in various acute care settings across the United States, she thrives on spending extensive time with her patients and clients providing vital health education. 

NP Danielle has a Bachelors of Arts from the University of Virginia and a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Shenandoah University. After witnessing first hand many patients admitted to the hospital for preventable diseases as an RN, she desired to have a greater impact on primary care. She loves gaining knowledge related to disease prevention and holistic health and desires for her patients and clients to gain that same knowledge. This led her to pursue her Masters in Science at Georgetown University to become a Nurse Practitioner. 

With the belief that preventative medicine is a vital component to optimal wellness, NP Danielle has gained great experience in integrative medicine. She is pursuing certification in functional medicine to bring state of the art tools to her patients and clients. As a wife of a Veteran and mom of 2 children, she can empathize with obstacles during life's journey and how that may impact our health.  Her greatest desire is to partner with each patient to help them achieve their health goals.
 
 

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Suzanne Afflalo, MD

Dr. Suzanne Afflalo is a Family Physician, who was born in Kingston, Jamaica WI, worked at Kaiser Permanente as a partner of the Southern California Permanente Medical Group (SCPMG) for 23 years and retired in 10/2015. She received her medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington DC and completed her Family Medicine Residency at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Los Angeles. 

Dr. Afflalo served as Chief of the Family Medicine Department for 6 years; held the SCPMG Professional Staff President position for 3 years and taught numerous medical students and residents as an Associate Faculty of UCSD School of Medicine since 1994.  She also served on numerous committees during her 23-year career at Kaiser Permanente.

Over the past 25 years, Dr. Afflalo has spent most of her free time volunteering in the community, lecturing on breast cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, other health related issues and most recently the COVID-19 pandemic.  She is very passionate about working specifically with minority, underserved and under-resourced communities, educating, encouraging and empowering people to obtain the best health possible. She has organized several health fairs and have done health screening at several barbershops, churches and community events. During the past 20 years, Dr. Afflalo has participated in several mentoring programs and is a proud supporter of Innovative Wellness Clinic, Inc., A Nursing Corporation.