Nickie Harris-Ray

Nickie M. Harris-Ray leverages over 15 years of experience to provide an expert’s point-of-view when it comes to medical care. As well as being a health provider, Dr. Harris-Ray has been in education for over ten years as a college professor of Allied Health. Teaching for two colleges, she has three science degrees (Bachelor's in Chemistry, Master's in Public Health, and Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine).

Health & Wellness

Nickie's success includes the overseeing of hundreds of patients locally, regionally, and internationally. During medical mission trips to Jamaica, she served hundreds more as an attending physician. Her commitment to providing quality health services, education, and civic service stems from her desire to make a difference.

She is the creator and director over the three-state event Heart Beat 2 the Beat (HB2B). HB2B is a community wellness outreach program and fitness dance competition. In addition to a regional high-energy, cardio-motivated dance competition, the 'heart' of the event features informational breakout sessions that address important issues like obesity and diet, sleep, stress, cardiovascular wellbeing, drug abuse, social media etiquette, and bullying.

She is also a quarterly lecturer member of the founding team for Chat and Chew, an informational event held at local sponsoring venues. The all-woman quarterly event presents information regarding issues for which more information dissemination is needed that directly affect the community. Topics covered include sickle cell, pregnancy, exercise, cardiovascular disease, and cholesterol.

Other Interests

In addition to her work as a medical provider, she is also a published scientific author and freelance writer who has been contributing to various periodicals for over 15 years. She is a member of several civic, community, and masonic organizations.


Most Recent Contributions by Nickie Harris-Ray

Dealing With Stress Related Boils

In today's unpredictable world, stress and chaos are bound to arise. When stress raises its unappealing head, both emotional and physical ch ... Read More

Group Therapy Activities for Adults

According to the New York Daily News, a study performed by Carnegie Mellon University concluded that reported stress levels have increased 3 ... Read More

Is Phenergan Safe During Pregnancy?

Morning sickness affects numerous pregnant women. According to WebMD, over 50 percent of pregnant woman experience gastrointestinal symptoms ... Read More

Kratom Addiction

There are many herbal remedies people use to aid in daily function, relief of ailments, and overall good health. However, when the United St ... Read More

Stress Bumps on Fingers

Stress is life. Home, work, family, friends….any aspect of day to day routines can go wrong, and unfortunately stress can ensue. Stress ha ... Read More

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Nickie Harris-Ray