Dr. Debra Eriksen attended University of South Florida, receiving her Bachelor of Science Degree in 1983. Proceeding USF she continued her educational journey to Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine; graduating in 1987.
Dr. Eriksen is now a board certified in anesthesiology,and specializes in Optimal Wellness. Exercise, nutrition, and supplements are important to maintaining and achieving body image goals. Dr. Eriksen became a competitive body builder during her residency from 1985 to 1991, winning her weight class annually in the Tampa Bay Classic. She went on to win the Over-30 Southern States title in 1991.