Dr. Delicia M Haynes is a bestselling author, public speaker, award winning business coach and founder and CEO of Family First Health Center, an integrative membership-based family medicine clinic in Daytona Beach, Florida. Considered a “trailblazer” in the medical community, Dr. Haynes founded the first direct primary care (DPC) clinic in Volusia and Flagler counties as part of her mission to make healthcare more accessible and advocate for the sacredness of the doctor-patient relationship.
In addition to running a successful DPC clinic, Dr Haynes coaches other aspiring direct care physicians through her course “Direct Primary Care Prescription for Success.” She helps physicians kick insurance hassles to the curb, spend less time on paperwork, more time with family, and practice medicine in line with the values that took them to medical school.
Much like her approach to transforming barriers to healthcare for her patients, Dr. Haynes is also on a mission to improve the wellness of physicians and medical professionals. She is the creator of the WHITE COAT SAFE SPACE initiative dedicated to raising awareness, advocacy and prevention of physician suicide. Dr. Haynes speaks widely on the topics of physician wellness, mental health, lifestyle medicine, and direct primary care.
Dr. Haynes is a diplomat of the American Board of Family Medicine, the American Board of Obesity Medicine, is highly trained in medical aesthetics, and lifestyle medicine. She completed her specialty training at the Halifax Center for Family and Sports Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Haynes attended medical school at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a minor in Spanish from the University of Louisville where she was a record holding division I track and field athlete. Dr. Haynes helps individuals and organizations look and feel their best from the inside out.