Dr. Ann Lowe, NP, Ph.D.

Dr. Ann Lowe, NP, Ph.D.

Dr. Lowe is also a Certified Health Coach, and has been working in the health care industry for over 30 years.





Ph.D.: UCLA School of Nursing
MSN: UCLA School of Nursing / Nurse Practitioner
BSN: California State University, Los Angeles



American Nurses Association: Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist: California College of Ayurveda
Certification for fMRI scanning for UCLA Brain Mapping (2008)


Licensures (State of California)

Registered Nurse
Nurse Practitioner — Certified
Nurse Practitioner Furnishing License



  • Owner: East Meets West Health Care Center (Alternative Medicine and Bioidentical Hormone Replacement)
  • Nurse Practitioner at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, St. Bernardine Medical Center, Hemet Valley Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Private practice (Specializing in cardiology/rheumatology and the California Prison System)
  • ICU Nurse and Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Head Nurse/Nurse Practitioner in HUD-funded geriatric center




  • Doctoral Dissertation, UCLA (“Brain Mechanisms in Aromatherapy: fMRI and Mood Changes in Response to Odors in Females with Functional Abdominal Pain”)
  • Research Assistant, UCLA School of Nursing (Hepatitis vaccination program on Skid Row in Los Angeles to evaluate sheltered men and women regarding the effectiveness of a theoretically-based HAV/HBV vaccination intervention, focused primarily on completion of the combined Twinrix HAV/HBV vaccination series, and secondarily on risk reduction of HAV, HBV, HCV and HIV)
  • Research Assistant, UCLA School of Nursing (The Meaning of Prostate Cancer Treatment-Related Incontinence and Erectile Dysfunction for Low-Income Latino and African American Men.  (Used qualitative research using to study the response of Latino males to the diagnoses and treatment of prostate cancer.)




  • 2010: Winner of the Patsy A. Perry Biological Nursing Award for the Sigma Theta Western Institute of Nursing (“Brain Mechanisms in Aromatherapy: fMRI and Mood Changes in Response to Odors in Females with Functional Abdominal Pain”)
  • 2008: Recipient of the Alsace Lovelace Brain Mapping Center award ($5,000)
  • 2007: Recipient of the Oppenheimer Seed Grant for CAIM ($30,000)
  • 2007: Recipient of the Sigma Theta Tau Gamma Tau Grant ($4,500)
  • 2005: Recipient of scholarship to the UCLA Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Program
  • 2004-2005 University Fellowship Award: University of California, Los Angeles
  • 1986: Certified by the American Nurses Association as a Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
  • 1983: Certified by the American Nurses Association as a Family Nurse Practitioner


Dr. Lowe’s Commitment:

I have worked in health care over 30 years in hospitals, clinics, prisons and Skid Row. Medications are used far too often, when getting to a proper weight would solve the problem. The good life starts with a peaceful mind, which allows you to make better choices. If you are interested in committing yourself to better health and happiness in 2014, I will be your personal coach, help you lose weight safely and quickly, and together we'll help you achieve your goals. Call and let’s talk!

41197 Golden Gate Circle
Suite 201
Murrieta, CA 92562

(951) 461-0777 main
(951) 529-7859 cell
(951) 461-0778 fax

Email: Dr. Ann Lowe