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Caring Doctors And Staff

Gregory Jones, M.D.

Dr. Jones joined the UF Department of Psychiatry faculty in 2016. He serves in addiction medicine division within the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida. His expertise includes alcoholism, chemical dependency, medical complications associated with Addiction as well as evaluation and treatment of impaired professionals facing addiction…

Anthony Russell, M.D.

Dr. Russell serves as assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry, Divisions of Addiction Medicine. His interests and expertise are in pain management, substance use disorders, the evaluation and management of dual-diagnosis pain and substance use disorders, substance-related impairment. Dr. Russell serves as an attending physician on the alcohol…

Roxane Harcourt, L.C.S.W., L.M.F.T.

Roxane Harcourt, L.C.S.W., L.M.F.T., is the executive director of the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. She earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Indiana State University and a master’s degree in social work from Indiana University. She is a licensed clinical social worker and a licensed marriage and…

William Greene, M.D.

Dr. Greene is an addiction medicine psychiatrist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He graduated from Wake Forest University with a bachelor’s degree in biology. He completed medical school at the University of South Florida in Tampa, and completed his residency in general psychiatry…

Jamie Smolen, M.D.

Dr. Smolen is an addiction psychiatrist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He received his undergraduate degree at Saint Anslem College in Manchester, New Hampshire. He got his medical degree from Georgetown University. He completed a surgical internship at the University of Vermont and…

Benjamin Phalin, Ph.D.

Dr. Phalin is a licensed psychologist at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Florida. He continued his studies at UF where he also earned a Ph.D. in clinical psychology with a concentration in neuropsychology. In that time, he also completed an internship…

Larry McGee, B.S., C.A.P., I.C.A.D.C.

Larry McGee, B.S., C.A.P., I.C.A.D.C., is the national manager of professional services and alumni coordinator at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. Favorite thing about working at FRC: “I love to see the mind open. I love to see the ‘psychic change’ start to occur.” Hobby: Running, lifting weights, tennis Favorite quote:…

Dina Smith, LMHC, MCAP

Dina Smith, L.M.H.C., M.C.A.P., is the director of clinical services at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in psychology from State University of New York at Albany. Then, she obtained her master’s degree in mental health counseling from Florida Gulf Coast University in…

Paula J. Ferrone, M.S., L.M.H.C.

Paula is a therapist in the intensive outpatient program at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. She is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University and St. Thomas University, both in Florida. Favorite thing about working at FRC: “Working with our patients and the supportive, caring staff” Word that best describes…

Laura Perez, MA, MS, LSW

Laura is a therapist in the intensive outpatient program at UF Health Florida Recovery Center in Gainesville. She is a graduate of the University of Florida and the University of South Carolina. Her hobbies include exercise, gardening and participating in activities with her children. Favorite thing about working at…