Dr. Clelia Lima is the founder and CEO of FeelWell Telehealth. She has been an executive and clinical nurse for over thirty years, with a passion for patient-centered holistic care promoting optimal health. She became a nurse practitioner in 2008 and earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice in 2011 from the University of Central Florida, where she has been a faculty member for over ten years. Dr. Lima is an expert nurse practitioner clinician in primary care, sleep disorders, weight management, and wellness. Professional journals have published her research studies in sleep disorders, and numerous health news sites have referenced her work. Dr. Lima speaking background includes TV, radio, and national and international conferences.
Dr. Lima has been a volunteer with Shepherd’s Hope Clinic for over fifteen years, she now offers free visits for their patients on FeelWell telehealth platform as well. Paying patients join in supporting this service to the community. She believes the wellbeing of individuals is linked to the strength of our community. Dr. Lima has participated as a volunteer on international medical mission trips. She is a mentor for nursing students and at-risk youths. Dr. Lima is committed to civic and social responsibility, she treats people with respect, kindness, and compassion.