Dr. Dolores Fazzino (Doctor of Nursing Practice) is a distinguished pioneer empowering the healthcare industry by bridging the world of spirituality and wellness. With nearly 4 decades of nursing experience, she has assisted in approximately 9000 surgeries and empowered her clients to take ownership of their health and wellness.
Her experience comes while working under the revolutionary international expert in the field of cancer treatment and complementary, holistic medicine and surgeon, Dr. Bernie Siegel. Dr. Dolores Fazzino was also the first to successfully introduce the concept of Nurse Practitioners and Physician’s Assistants assisting surgeons in San Diego County at Scripps Memorial Hospitals (Encinitas, La Jolla and Mercy), Tri City Medical Center and Palomar Medical Center; a concept that is now an accepted practice nationwide.
Entrusted as a surgeon’s right hand on complex procedures, Dolores has worked in the specialties of neurosurgery, orthopedics, urology and gynecology using minimally invasive and robotic techniques. Always a visionary, she founded a company called Prepare Me 4 Surgery, now included as the Concierge Surgical Coaching Program within Recovering Healthcare, to offer enhanced preparations to patients prior to surgery employing complementary and alternative therapies. This kind of preparation is now commonly accepted as an adjunct to traditional surgery preparation today.
Dr. Dolores Fazzino trained at the prestigious Yale New Haven Hospital and Children’s Hospital, Philadelphia. She earned a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree in 2008 from Case Western Reserve University, one of the top nursing programs in the nation. Again on the cutting edge, she now takes us beyond the mind-body paradigm to reconnect the compassionate connection in healthcare through the 2 companies she has founded.
Dr. Dolores Fazzino is the Founder and CEO of:
Recovering Healthcare breathes new life into patient wellness by empowering clients to take ownership of their health and wellness and become their own advocate for their life. The Concierge Surgical Coaching program assists those who are undergoing surgery and want added support to assist with anxiety, fear of the unknown, and pain control, before, during, and after their surgical procedure.
Spiritual Wellness for Life bridges spirituality with physical health and wellness. She practices and trains in two worlds: the physical and spiritual. Gifted since she was a child with intuitive abilities, she’s always been a pioneer. Dolores believes that Spirituality is the glue that holds the body, mind, and soul together.
With over 38 years experience Dr. Dolores Fazzino is a leading authority on combining traditional medicine, energy healing, and intuitive counseling to assist clients move through life challenges, and reconnect with their inner self with grace and ease. She has found:
“Our life is either derived from a love-based reality or a fear-based one. When we reconnect with love, miracles happen in our life.”
The author of Spiritual Wellness for Life, Dr. Dolores Fazzino teaches the art of self-love and the basics of how to live a more connected life while she shares stories from her personal and professional life where forgiveness, transformation, and healings have occurred. Her newest book, HELP! How do I get the most out of my Healthcare Experience, is a hands-on, practical guide to becoming empowered and taking ownership of your health.
Dr. Dolores Fazzino also works with individuals and groups to reconnect the love with the divinity that resides within each of us through:
- Group Retreats in San Diego, Sedona, and Brazil for discovering yourself and staying connected in a luxurious and safe environment
- Individual one day Intensive for those ready to break through limiting issues preventing you from moving forward in your life
- Intuitive counseling and energy healing coaching sessions providing the bridge to reconnect the ability to heal
Dr. Dolores Fazzino resides in Southern California.