• Practice & Press

            What you are about to experience is, we hope, dramatically different than any other healthcare practice you have encountered before. In this introduction we’d like to let you know what you can expect from our relationship and why this practice model will help you achieve optimal wellness. As a field, osteopathy Continue Reading

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  • Practitioners

      Alexis Hugelmeyer, D.O. Medical Director, Osteopathic Family Physician drhugelmeyer@thesuahcenter.com click here for more information Please Leave Feedback Charles J. DeFraia, D.O. Osteopathic Internist. drdefraia@thesuahcenter.com click here for more information Please Leave Feedback Amy Suessle, D.O. drsuessle@thesuahcenter.com click here for more information Wendy Ross RPAC click here for more information Dr Bettencourt click here for Continue Reading

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  • Services

      Medical Consultations Synergistic Services Osteopathic Manipulation Personal Exercise Evaluations Infrared/Thermal Imaging Personal Nutrition Planning Primary and Urgent Care Palliative Care Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Counseling Smoking Cessation Acupuncture Weight Management Medical Massage Stress Management Reiki Sleep Management Reflexology Men’s Wellness Hypnotherapy Women’s Wellness Ayurvedic Therapies Ergonomic Assessments Lifestyle and Wellness Coaching Athletes and Performers Conditions Continue Reading

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  • Forms

    Please select form below. Fill in online and print or print and fill in by hand. The Suah Center Welcome Letter The Suah Center Adult Health History Consent Form Dietary Intake Forms Food Intake Directions

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  • Photos & Events

    Click Image to take a Photo tour of the Suah Center « Prev December 2014 Next » Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday 1 2 3 4* Reiki CircleReiki Circle Time: 7:30 pm”Reiki Circle” Thursday 7:30​ 5 6 7 8 9 10 11* Reiki CircleReiki Circle Time: 7:30 pm”Reiki Circle” Thursday 7:30​ 12 13 Continue Reading

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Best of the Best General Practitioner 2014

Best of the Best General Practitioner 2014 We’d like to thank you for voting us Dan’s Paper’s Best of the Best General Practitioner for the second year in a row!!!  It is an honor and privilege to care for this wonderful community!  Check out our ad in the November 7th edition and see all the winners at www.dansbotb.com

We are please to welcome Physician’s Assistant Wendy Ross

We are please to welcome Physician’s Assistant Wendy Ross to the practice. Wendy has extensive experience in emergency and family medicine as well as urgent care. She is excited to offer her services and holistic approach to our existing patients. Please join us in welcoming Wendy!

Herbally Yours Show

the natural nurse and dr. z – the suahcenter for natural healthcare – 04/29/14 Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN AHG AHN-BC, www.Naturalnurse.com, interviews Dr. Alexis Hugelmeyer. Dr Hugelmeyer is the Medical Director and Osteopathic Family Physician at The Suah Center for Natural Healthcare in Riverhead , NY.  

Hormones in Wellness and Disease Prevention:

Hormones in Wellness and Disease Prevention: Common Practices, Current State of the Evidence, and Questions for the Future If you’ve ever wondered about the use of bioidentical hormone replacement therapy and how it differs from traditional hormone replacement therapy, check out this article written by Dr. Erika Schwartz, a leading hormone expert. https://www.holtorfmed.com/pdf/04-Hormones-in-Wellness.pdf

We are excited to offer Thermal Infrared Imaging

We are excited to offer Thermal Infrared Imaging. Dr. Hugelmeyer is now offering this exciting, no-radiation, no-contact imaging modality which helps detect structural abnormalities by measuring heat production.  Breast, extremity, spine and whole body imaging series are available depending on your individual needs. Learn more about Thermal Imaging and our camera HERE

Now Offering Bioidentical Hormone Replacement

Now Offering Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Dr. Hugelmeyer has completed her training in NYC and is now certified to treat patients with Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy.  If you are experiencing fatigue, depression, obesity, loss of libido or are looking to balance your hormones, speak with Dr. Hugelmeyer!

Cancer Support Group

The third Monday of the month beginning on Monday October 21st from 6:30-7:30 Heidi MacAlpine OTRL will be leading a Cancer Support Group for any patients, families or caregivers who are affected by cancer.

Shannon’s Fall Workshop schedule

We are happy to share with you Shannon’s Fall Workshop schedule at The Suah Center. If you have any questions or would like to make a reservation please call me at the office, we look forward to hearing from you. Link to Schedule

Welcome to the family Heidi!

Dr. Hugelmeyer and the cast of The Suah Center are pleased to welcome Occupational Therapist, Reiki Master and Yogi Heidi MacAlpine.  Heidi will be providing occupational (upper body) rehabilitation to our pediatric and adult patients.  She has a special interest in children with developmental disorders such as sensory integration, autism, ADHD and anxiety.   Welcome Continue Reading


We just got used to the idea of having one man in the building, now we’ve added another! Jeremy Mierisch, Licensed Acupuncturist will be joining The Suah Center on July 8th. Trained in Manhattan, Jeremy is well-versed in treating all kinds of medical and musculoskeletal conditions. He also practices guided meditation and moxibustion. If you always Continue Reading

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