Jade Malay, DC, RN is the Founder of Apex Physical Medicine and has practiced in the Dallas Area since 1992. Her foundational specialty is chiropractic care which includes neck, back and sciatica pain. The range of specialties is broad, but connected. The root of each of the conditions is lifestyle choices from diet to work, lifestyle, or environment. She finds and treats the cause of problem, not merely the symptom.Se also leadsher industry in a non-invasive treatment for lower back, neck and sciatica pain caused by bulging or herniated discs. For true non-surgical decompression, she uses the DRX 9000 and DRX 9000C, new technologies for gentle, yet effective, results.Using technology to improve quality of life extends to other areas of her practice as well. She and the medical staff are experienced in the use of lasers for muscle, joint pain, and the burning skin sensation or tingling of neuropathy. She is Certified from Bridgeport University in the following areas: Mastering Functional Blood Chemistry, Functional Blood Chemistry Analysis, and Mastering the Thyroid. She is experienced in the area of clinical nutrition as it applies to various metabolic issues and its affects on the muskuloskeletal system and the body as a whole. She is a graduate of Lewisville (Texas) High School and proud Baylor University 1988 Alumni. She received her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Parker College of Chiropractic in 1992. Post doctorate degrees include a Diplomate in Chiropractic Orthopedics, of which there are less than 400 across the United States.
Jessica Gerhart FNP, DC is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with an innate passion for promoting health and wellness in the community. Born and raised in northern Iowa, Dr. Gerhart was introduced to chiropractic at an early age as she was an avid athlete. Dr. Gerhart attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition Science. She then moved to Dallas and attended Parker University where she obtained a Doctorate in Chiropractic as well as a Bachelor’s in Health & Wellness. Dr. Gerhart chose to pursue further education and acquired a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Nursing in 2012 and in 2014, obtained a Master’s of Science in Nursing, with a Family Nurse Practitioner specialization. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and received her Nurse Practitioner license to provide complete care for her patients. Dr. Gerhart has always had a passion for promoting optimal health and well-being with every individual she encounters.
Mizi Abiad, FNP is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She initially received a Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management from the University of Oklahoma, but quickly realized her true passion was in healthcare. She went back to the University of Oklahoma and pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. She then moved to Dallas and worked at Methodist Health System in an Adult Intensive Care Unit for 4 years. During that time, Mizi had a profound realization that she wanted to help patients avoid the ICU by focusing on wellness and prevention. She enrolled in graduate school and graduated with a Masters of Science in Nursing from Graceland University in 2015. Since then, she has worked in physical medicine and holistic care. She has extensive experience with trigger point therapy, joint injections, neurostimulator treatments, regenerative medicine, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, physical medicine, and rehabilitation. Mizi has a passion for her line of work because she plays a pivotal role in the progression to wellness and has witnessed patients truly change their life trajectory through holistic care.
Anniesha Scott, DC graduated from Parker University in 2010. As a Kansas native, she received her BA in Human Biology from the University of Kansas. Dr. Scott currently resides in Plano, TX with her husband and 3 children. In her off time she serves on the worship team at Grace Revolution Church in Irving , TX. Dr. Scott has a passion for health and wellness and enjoys educating her patients on exercise and nutrition.
Adrienne Lawson has been in the medical field for 7 years. She is a former collegiate athlete. She played volleyball for and graduated from Cameron University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. Adrienne coaches volleyball during her off time and enjoys spending time with friends and family.She has a passion for helping people and enjoys using her sports experience and knowledge as a way to help others.
Troy Dodson is a Functional Medicine Specialist who helps Apex patients with Cognitive Decline, Diabetes and Hypothyroidism. Troy lives in Allen with his two children. He is very passionate about helping others. In 2001, he provided emergency support in NYC in the areas surrounding the Twin Towers immediately following the attacks on 9/11 and in 2004, he supported our Armed Forces in Iraq. In the years following, Troy has focused on helping a variety of people improve their health, fitness, cognitive function and performance such as professional and Olympic level athletes, military special operators, executives, and survivors of stroke, traumatic brain injury, and those with autoimmune disease or cognitive decline. His hobbies include fitness, shooting, travel and learning new cultures and languages.
Scott Ollison has been a licensed massage therapist 1999. Scott attended massage school at New Life Massage School in Atlanta, Georgia. Scott has been a team member with Dr. Malay since 2000 and has definitely won the employee longevity award! Scott is the main DRX 9000 Decompression Technician and has comprehensive knowledge and experience with this machine. Scott also assists with rehab, physical testing, and x-rays. Scott’s passion is baseball. Scott played minor league baseball in his glory days.
Sophie Keith graduated from Midwestern State University with a Bachelor degree in Exercise Physiology. She is a Rehab Technician and enjoys getting to work with patients every day and see them progress. When she’s not at work, she spends her free time playing with her dog.
Justin Stout Started with Apex in 2019. Graduated from Lamar University with a B.S. in Exercise Science and Fitness Management. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my Wife, dogs, and being outdoors.
Abril Vieyra, MA Graduated from Sanford College with her Medical Assistant/ Phlebotomist Certification. She has been working with Apex Physical Medicine for almost 3 years. She enjoys working with patients and providing exceptional customer service. In her spare time she likes to spend time with her family and working out. In the near future, she plans to go back to college and become a Nurse practitioner or Physician Assistant.
Chandler Perry has been with Apex since 2011. She has a A.S. in Kinesiology, Nutrition, and Health science. She is currently working on her B.A. in Kinesiology at TWU. Her ultimate goal is to be a Occupational Therapist, and continue her work in helping others.
Diana Lopez has been with Apex since 2015 as an office assistant. She is currently working on her B.A. in Communications at the University of North Texas. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her dogs, family and friends.