Success Stories

A Closer Look – Julie and Dr. Daniel Fedeli

We look at the world and see the possibilities and opportunities to move beyond the challenges of life. Every day we feel that it’s our duty to share our resources and our positive energy with others. We are committed to creating a life for ourselves that reflects our heart’s desires. While our backgrounds and training… Read more »

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A Closer Look – Dr. Shanhong Lu

My story starts in Beijing, China, where I grew up with two traditions of medicine. From the Eastern tradition, my grandmother was a midwife who practiced Chinese medicine and self-care. She strongly believed in nature’s ability to heal and lived a great life to the end. My mother, on the other hand, is one of… Read more »

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A Closer Look – Nina and Dr. John Golden

Our journey to Orenda began many years before we actually signed the application to become a partner in 2002. We were two busy health care professionals – John, a family physician, and Nina, a physical therapist. Oftentimes we were working over 60 hours a week, with zero time for each other, ourselves or our kids.… Read more »

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A Closer Look – Barbara Moore

If you put yourself in my sandals, you can look out over the Kona Coast to the sun-sparkling Pacific Ocean. This paradise is where I have been blessed to live for four decades. My beloved home, perched around a monkeypod tree, filled with art, music, humor, healthy foods, and aloha, was voted “Best B&B in… Read more »

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A Closer Look – Marge Wheeler

People who know me often describe me as bubbly. Friendly. Fun! I am delighted with these descriptions, but they don’t feel complete. I once asked one of my sisters to describe my defining trait from childhood. She said: Persistence. When I look back at my life, this is a trait I can embrace. I was… Read more »

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