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Orlando Recovery Center

6000 Lake Ellenor Dr., Orlando, Florida, 32809
At Orlando Recovery Center our goal is to offer compassionate, evidence-based care to every patient we serve while providing them with the tools they need to heal and begin a life-long recovery journey. Our skilled staff ensures patient safety with a focus on each individual's specific needs.

Facility Highlights

  • Onsite Chef
  • Location
  • Weekly Recovery Compass

Specialization

  • Dual Diagnosis/Co-Occurring Disorders Treatment

    Facilities that treat patients with dual-diagnosis or co-occurring disorders provide psychiatric treatment in addition to drug and alcohol rehabilitation services to ensure lasting recovery. At the Orlando Recovery Center, we also specialize in eating disorder treatment and have two onsite dieticians that can aid in treatment.
  • Residential Treatment

    Residential treatment programs provide housing (food and meals) in addition to treatment for substance abuse. Some facilities offer only short-term residential treatment, some offer only long-term treatment and others offer both, ranging from a few days to many months, based on patient needs.

Facility Settings

  • Lakeside

Meet the Staff

  • Dr. Timothy Huckaby
    Dr. Timothy HuckabyMedical Director
    Dr. Timothy Huckaby, medical director for Orlando Recovery Center, is a clinical expert, and a triple board-certified physician in pain medicine, addiction medicine and anesthesiology. A graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Dr. Huckaby completed his residency in anesthesiology at LSU and received additional training at Brigham and Women’s, Harvard Medical School, prior to completing his addiction medicine fellowship at the University of Florida. Dr. Huckaby serves as the president of the Florida Society of Addiction Medicine and has been the chairman of committees for the International Doctors of Alcoholics Anonymous. Dr. Huckaby has spent his career helping people in times of crisis, providing both expert care and compassion. He is passionate in his belief that addictions are treatable diseases and that as addiction experts we must carry this message to all patients and all physicians, and lead the way with continued innovations that make real differences in patients’ lives.
  • James Runyan
    James RunyanExecutive Director
    James D. Buck Runyan leads the operations of Orlando Recovery Center by developing key staff competencies and overseeing each department within the facility. He has worked as a therapist and administrator at each level of care, providing a unique understanding of client needs and development for staff. James has designed and facilitated 28 treatment programs in seven states, including outpatient, private practice, intensive outpatient, partial hospitalization, residential, medical inpatient and detox programming. As a certified eating disorder specialist, he previously served as the president of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals. He holds both a Master of Science degree in counseling psychology and a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from California Baptist College. James is also an active philanthropist and national public speaker on a range of mental health topics, including eating disorders, addiction, trauma and family systems.

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