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About Kokoro Health & Wellness

About The Practice


Kokoro Health & Wellness is a premier primary care practice in Dallas, Texas, led by primary care providers Ronald Lester, MD, Jessica Nguyen, DO, and transitional care specialist Judith Erickson, MD. Their approach to medicine is both evidenced-based, patient-centered care delivered in a warm and welcoming environment with the goal of helping patients attain optimal health and prevent unplanned hospital stays and emergency room visits. 

Kokoro is a Japanese word for connecting the heart, body, mind, and spirit. Because these elements of a person are indivisible from each other, the team engages each patient’s whole being to create an effective overall wellness solution.

The doctors at Kokoro Health & Wellness spend quality time with their patients, providing the finest in family medicine. They offer physicals, annual wellness visits, and chronic disease management. The team also provides services for cardiac conditions and sports injuries, as well as transitional care and rehabilitation medicine.

Kokoro Health & Wellness specializes in viscosupplementation for knee pain and joint pain, remote patient monitoring for chronic diseases, and telehealth care with video and audio.

Patients can turn to Kokoro Health & Wellness for exceptional care for diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and thyroid disorders, as well as chronic pain, asthma, allergies, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD). The practice also offers minor skin procedures, flu tests, vaccinations, and house calls.

The providers at Kokoro Health & Wellness look forward to caring for their patients and warmly welcome them to the practice. Call to schedule an appointment today or book one online.


Words from our patients

  • Vitals

    "He goes well beyond what most doctors would do for their patients. I have found my doctor in Ronald A. Lester, MD!"

    Self-verified patient
  • Vitals

    "Dr. Erickson provides health care for several special needs adults in an independent living facility I supervise. I can not say enough about her skills and compassion."

    Self-verified patient
  • Healthgrades

    "My family has been going to Dr. Erickson for over 10 years. She is a very compassionate and thorough doctor."

    Olivia M.
Kokoro Health & Wellness
14860 Montfort Dr., Suite 140

Dallas, TX 75254
Phone: 972-366-4653
Fax: 877-658-8663
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