Meet the team

We believe in a proactive, total health-based approach using top providers, technologies, and leading-edge diagnostics to help you look, feel, and be your best self.  Our experience, understanding, and dedication to this approach help us succeed where others often fall short.

At J. Flowers Health Institute, we provide the best experience and top service for anyone who is tired of not understanding why they haven't been successful in finding the root causes of many of life's problems; which can include chronic pain, migraines, medication complexities, addiction concerns, joint pain and joint care, cardiovascular health, aging, hormone replacement or eating to reduce inflammation, and any other point of concern in one's health.

Our caring team of expert providers are comprehensively trained, board certified, and experts in their fields. We spend time assessing and evaluating you and your total health, creating customized plans to identify the root cause of each health concern.  With each evaluation, we provide expert diagnostic care, effective results, exceptional care coordination, and world-class support.

Dr. Flowers and Robbin Mooney, the founders and visionaries of J. Flowers Health Institute and their team have clients who travel from all over the world to reach optimal health through our practice. We educate and empower those who strive to find long sought after answers. We hand pick the best providers and protocols from western medicine, holistic health, integrative nutrition, sports medicine, and more that will help our clients reach optimal health. Please contact us today to learn more about how we can help you reach all of your goals and live the best life possible. We are here for you.


James S. Flowers, PhD, LPC-S


For more than 25 years, Dr. Flowers has been one of the most familiar and respected names in the area of pain recovery, chronic pain, and addiction. A leader in the field, his history in evaluation and treatment of chronic pain and co-occurring addiction has led to an exceptionally distinguished career. With fellowship training in behavioral pain management, Dr. Flowers completed clinical rotations at The University of Washington, The Rosomoff Comprehensive Center for Pain, The University of Miami, and The Mayo Clinic.

Dr. Flowers has developed and built many of the nation’s leading pain and addiction recovery programs within some of the most respected healthcare and addiction treatment centers in the country. He has successfully guided teams through assessment, treatment planning, and course of treatment.

As an entrepreneur, he has been a founding partner of renowned upscale treatment programs throughout the state of Texas. Dr. Flowers has dedicated his career to his passion -- designing multidisciplinary addiction treatment programs and clinical protocols to help individuals suffering from addiction and chronic pain. With a demonstrated commitment for healthcare, human healing, and healthcare organizations that create positive change in the lives of people, he has been dedicated to all who have been involved with and treated in those programs.

Over the years his passion and dedication to clients as well as his unique approach have earned him an exceptional reputation as one of the nation’s premier experts. He is a popular public speaker and lecturer to audiences across the United States and abroad.

Dr. Flowers is a lifelong distance runner with more than 28 marathons to his credit. He has competed in several ultra-marathons, including 70- and 100-mile trail and mountain races. In addition, Dr. Flowers is a pilot.

Everything is about you.
Everything is about your health.

Robbin Mooney

Robbin Mooney, CRS

Co-founder, Chief Development Officer

Robbin Mooney has served in the health care industry since 1998 in various business development, public relations, and marketing roles.

Robbin feels fortunate to be able to merge her entertainment background and holistic wellness specialties into the health and wellness services field.

At J. Flowers Health Institute, she brings her expertise working with clientele from the entertainment industry, which gives her a unique perspective in working confidentially with affluent clients.

Robbin is passionate about being a part of a world-class health and wellness evaluation program that offers comprehensive diagnostic evaluations to individuals who look for anonymity and the highest level of comfort and care.

Robbin served as the Outreach and Communications Liaison for Crossroads Centre Antigua, an internationally recognized addiction treatment program founded by Eric Clapton in 1998.

For 16 years at Willingway Hospital, she served in various roles such as Director of Communications, Marketing and Special Events Coordinator. Willingway Hospital was the first freestanding addiction treatment hospital in the state of Georgia, as well as one of the first in the country.

Over the past 17 years, she has been actively involved supporting MusiCares, which is the non-profit arm of the Recording Academy, helping musicians and individuals in the entertainment industry find the recovery help they need.

Robbin was a professional makeup artist for many years, working in film, television, and photography, and is also a certified Yoga Instructor.


Michael Beard

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Beard is a seasoned senior healthcare executive with over eighteen years of psychiatric and substance abuse experience as an executive team member. His vast array of management expertise includes multi-site operations, strategic planning, business development, and finance. Mr. Beard served as a founding partner and Chief Operating Officer for several start-up healthcare organizations, including Driftwood Recovery, Kemah Palms Recovery, Cypress Lakes Lodge, and Healthtrust. Throughout his previous tenure with the Healthtrust organization, he championed the startup and successful development of more than 50 addiction and pain management programs in Texas, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. His consistent demand for quality standards for credentialing and competency evaluation of healthcare professionals set his companies apart in the healthcare industry.

Mr. Beard has been recognized for his leadership and charitable organizational strategies, raising funds, and generous giving. He was also on the Joint Commission advisory council for Kemah Palms Recovery and Cypress Lakes Lodge.

Mr. Beard is a passionate alum of the University of Alabama and bleeds Crimson Red, taking in as many football games as possible. He is also a nationally ranked top softball player and has played in the Softball World Series every year for the last 25 years.


Chase M. Wade, M.Ed, LPC

Vice President of Clinical Operations

Chase Wade has worked in the counseling profession both as a counselor and healthcare administrator for nine years and is skilled in several areas of counseling thanks to his passion for helping others.

Throughout his career, Chase has worked as an outpatient counselor, group counselor, intake director and hospital administrator. He has experience opening outpatient clinics and a behavioral health hospital startup.

No matter what level of care is needed, Chase brings a positive energy to the clinical planning process and supports patients in their search for successful recovery.

Chase’s clinical and administrative background provide him the experience necessary to navigate through the barriers patients and their families may face. Whether it’s chronic pain, addiction, depression or anxiety, Chase believes that individuals can develop the skills and tools to help overcome life’s obstacles.

Chase earned his bachelor’s degree at Texas Tech University in Human Development and Family Studies. He then went on to earn his master’s degree at Texas Tech in Counselor Education. During his time at Texas Tech, Chase was a varsity letterman in cross country as well as track and field.

He enjoys spending his time mountain biking, road cycling, and playing with his three big dogs Kippy, Kingston, and Dexter.


Leonard Green

National Director Professional Relations

For the past thirteen years, Leonard Green has been dedicated to making a difference in people’s lives.

Leonard finds working directly with professionals, clients and their families satisfying, and enjoys helping them get on a path of achieving total health and wellness. His broad skill set and compassion creates positive change in the organizations and people he works with.

Leonard has proven success working in diverse markets including home health, hospice, diagnostics, pain management, mental health and substance use disorders. Leonard understands the importance of customer relations and customer satisfaction.

Leonard is passionate about championing the quality of life for everyone he serves.

He has two sons he loves spending time with and teaching them how to play sports.

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4400 Post Oak Parkway
Suite 2180
Houston, TX 77027