Annalicia Lopez, Reception

Annalicia Lopez serves as the welcoming face at the reception desk of Advanced Wellness, where her professionalism and warm demeanor combine to create a positive experience for every patient. Annalicia understands the importance of making patients feel valued and supported from the moment they enter the center, and she excels in ensuring that each individual receives the attention and assistance they need.

With her friendly smile and approachable demeanor, Annalicia creates a welcoming atmosphere that immediately puts patients at ease. She greets each person with genuine warmth and attentiveness, taking the time to listen to their needs and address any questions or concerns they may have. Whether scheduling appointments, answering phone calls, or providing information about the center’s services, Annalicia approaches her role with professionalism and dedication.

Annalicia’s commitment to excellence is evident in her attention to detail and her willingness to go above and beyond to meet the needs of patients. She takes pride in her work and strives to ensure that every interaction at the reception desk is handled with care and efficiency. Patients appreciate her proactive approach to customer service, as well as her ability to anticipate their needs and provide personalized assistance.

Beyond her role at the reception desk, Annalicia actively contributes to the overall success of Advanced Wellness by collaborating with colleagues and supporting organizational initiatives. Her positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills make her a valuable member of the team, and her dedication to providing exceptional service contributes to the center’s reputation for excellence in patient care.

Gary Yen, MD


Dr. Gary L. Yen is Board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and has a sub-specialty in Pain Medicine. Dr. Yen grew up in Long Island, NY and received his medical degree from Ross University. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY and performed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Stony Brook University, where he was chief resident.

Dr. Yen completed a pain management fellowship at RehabNY in Buffalo, NY, during which he served as the assistant athletic trainer to the Buffalo Bison, the Minor League AAA baseball team for the Cleveland Indians, as well as the Niagara University men’s and women’s collegiate hockey team.

The former chairman of the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Division of the Pain Management Department at CentraState Medical Center, Dr. Yen specializes in the non-operative treatment of a variety of joint, muscular, nerve, skeletal, spine and sports related injuries. He treats acute and chronic pain syndromes and performs electrodiagnostic studies. Dr. Yen also performs variety of interventional pain procedures and minimally invasive spine surgery for the relief of pain. He utilizes conservative treatments such as physical therapy, chiropractic care and acupuncture in conjunction with other procedures to enhance long term benefits. Dr. Yen believes in working with patients to create individual treatment plans.

When not attending to his patients, Dr. Yen likes to play golf, cook, and has a passion for playing the saxophone and piano. He is the proud father of two boys.