Rochester Lifestyle Medicine Group

Empowering you to live a happier, healthier life!



Ted Barnett, MD, FACLM

Founder and CEO
(not seeing new patients)

  • Dr. Barnett is the High-Tech Doctor with Low-Tech Solutions
  • Board Certified in Diagnostic Imaging (1986) Vascular and Interventional Radiology (1995)
  • Board Certified in Lifestyle Medicine (2017)
  • Licensed in MI, NY

Susan Friedman, MD, MPH

Medical Director

  • Professor of Medicine at the University of Rochester
  • Board Certified internist and geriatrician; Interest in healthy aging
  • Board Certified in Lifestyle Medicine
  • Licensed in NY
Kim Sheuer, MD

Kim Scheuer, MD, MS

Medical Staff (Telehealth)

  • 20 years experience
  • Board Certified Lifestyle Medicine
  • CHIP (Complete Health Improvement Program) Certified Facilitator
  • Conversant in American Sign Language & Spanish
  • Licensed in AL, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, KY, IL, ME, MI, MS, MT, NE, NH, NV, UT, VT, WA, WI, WY

Jane Dorsey, FNP

Medical Staff

  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Registered Nurse and member of the Nurse Practitioner Association of NY, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Specialty in Sleep Disorders
  • Licensed in NY
Darlene Steele

Darlene Steele, RDN, CDN

Nutrition Counselor

  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • 13 years of experience in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Licensed in NYS

Liz Kirk, RDN, CDN

Nutrition Counselor

  • Registered Dietician Nutritionist
  • Hemodialysis and Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Clinical Renal Dietitian
  • Licensed in NY 

Maria Dewhirst

Practice Manager

  • 20 years experience
  • BS, Human Services
  • 10+ years service in Non-Profit Administration

Jacob Ulmen

Medical Assistant

  • Registered Medical Assistant
  • Served as a Hospital Corpsman in the US Navy for 8 years

Keyome Johnson

Medical Assistant

  • BS, Health and Human Services

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