EVSH utilizes a team approach in collaborating with other health care professionals including counselors and licensed therapists as well as patients’ families and support groups to help our patients live their best life.
Ginni Orava is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner that has been practicing in family medicine for the past 13 years. Prior to her becoming a nurse practitioner, she worked in various emergency departments in the east valley. She cared for many patients that came in for drug overdose and withdrawal. She saw firsthand how addiction destroyed so many lives of these patients and their families. Her goal is to help patients experiencing drug or alcohol dependence regain control of their lives in a collaborative team effort with counselors, family and other members of the healthcare community.
Scott Orava is a Board Certified Physician in Emergency Medicine and has been working in Arizona for over 20 years in the emergency departments. He has provided care for thousands of patients experiencing drug and alcohol dependence including those that have overdosed and died. He understands the need for medication assisted treatment for patients suffering from addiction and desires to aid patients in their recovery process with his knowledge and expertise.