“A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.”
Dr. Sandi Amoils is the Medical Director of Alliance Integrative Medicine together with her husband Dr. Steve Amoils. They are also the co-authors of Get Well & Stay Well – Optimal Health through Transformational Medicine™.
Sandi was born and raised in South Africa. She attended medical school in Johannesburg, where she met Steve. She completed additional training as a physician in South Africa, London and the United States.
While in medical school Sandi also studied techniques of naturopathy and osteopathy and researched the local African healing system and meditation. Following medical school she traveled extensively around the world with Steve, studying acupuncture in Japan and other healing techniques in many cultures. She also studied acupuncture under Dr. Joe Helms through the UCLA Medical Acupuncture Program.
Sandi completed her Family Practice residency at the University of Cincinnati, where she served as Chief Resident. Prior to founding the Alliance Integrative Medicine with Steve, Sandi worked in a Family Practice group in Cincinnati. Dr. Amoils is Board Certified in Family Medicine. She is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Continuing Medical Education at the University of Cincinnati – College of Medicine. She has been selected as one of America’s Top Family doctors, and has received “The Best Doctors in America” award on multiple occasions.
At Alliance Integrative Medicine she has pursued her passion of providing credible integrative medicine service to her patients, co-workers and colleagues.
Dr. Amoils is the current president of the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture. She serves on the boards of the Lindner Center of Hope, the Cancer Support Community and the Integrative Medicine Foundation. Her hobbies include cooking, gardening, exercising and traveling. She relishes time spent with her husband, daughters, friends and dogs.