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Oregon Center for Hyperbaric Medicine at Indy Station

Comprehensive, ALL-under-one-roof Diabetes/obesity/surgery/fitness destination inpatient & outpatient Medical rehab/makeover facility.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Healthcare Services
  • Location Independence, OR, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2005
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

Independence Station and the associated Hyperbaric/Dialysis program exist to create the most cost effective, individualized, Obesity and Type II Diabetes restoration solution in any marketplace. Everything from medical testing & supervision, perfect nutrition, multi-faceted education, strength & endurance training, cosmetology, counselling, scientific studies and follow-up have been assembled into one replicable (via licensing) medical facility.


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    Steven W. Ribeiro

    Mr. Ribeiro is a third-generation Developer with over twenty years’ experience in property management, more than ten years’ experience in high-performance building systems, and 6+years’ experience developing energy efficiency technology. He resides in and conducts business in Oregon.

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    Stephen Guthrie
    Medical Director

    M.D., Ph.D. One of the world’s leading experts in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Ph.D. in Physiology, M.D. General Surgery Residency, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency at U of Wisconsin. Director of Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Services at Memorial Hospital, Martinsville VA; Director of Wound Care/HBO Treatment at Nassau County Medical Center, East Meadow, NY; Medical Director TMS Southfield wound care management, Southfield, MI.

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    Craig Lochner

    Mr. Lochner’s experience includes senior level financial responsibility in the insurance industry; internal auditor for USAA, VP & Controller for Viking Insurance, CFO for Coronet Insurance, and COO for Great Northwest Insurance. Mr. Lochner will work with the Level II Accountant hired for the development, and assist in coordinating the production of reports necessary to effect the annual audit of all financial activities within the Project.

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    Paul Nussbaum
    Program Partner/Consultant

    Ph.D., ABPP. Dr. Nussbaum is a Clinical Neuropsychologist, Adjunct Professor of Neurological
    Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and International Leader on Brain Health Lifestyle ® Dr. Nussbaum will be on a consulting basis in the design and implementation of the Brain Health workshops for SecondLease clients.

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    William White
    Program Partner

    Ph.D Ageless IDEAS Founder and President, an educator and program design specialist with extensive experience in developing health-related educational initiatives, including programs for senior adults. ACSM Certified Health/Fitness Specialist and earned a Master Fitness Specialist Certificate from The Cooper Institute in Dallas. He is also certified as a National Safety Council Basic Life Support Instructor and Pennsylvania EMT-Paramedic.

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    Charles Miller
    Owner's Representative

    Chuck Miller will be the Owner’s Representative in working with Mr. Ribeiro and SKANSKA USA in the build-out and completion of the building construction. Charles is the owner of Chuck Miller Construction, Inc in Boise, ID. Chuck possesses an extensive background including being a Graduate Master Builder, Certified Graduate Builder, and Certified Green Professional.

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    Tyler Sexton
    Program Partner/Consultant

    MD, CHT, DMT. Dr. Sexton has published many papers focused on Hyperbaric Medicine and its
    medicinal effects in many clinical applications. Dr. Sexton mentors children with disabilities and works with many special interest groups educating them in the field of Hyperbaric Medicine. Dr. Sexton is also a Clinical Professor of Hyperbaric Medicine.

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    Jon Kolb
    Program Co-Partner

    MS Exercise physiologist, educator and speaker. Designer of innovative rehab regimens. He is ACLS Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified; an all-pro player who earned 4 Super Bowl rings with the Pittsburgh Steelers, starting as offensive tackle for 177 games. Jon’s coaching career incl. Pittsburg Steeler's Strength and Conditioning Coach. Winner of the NFL Strongest Man contest for 2 years, finished fourth in the world competition .

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    Eugene Ribeiro

    Eugene is a second-generation Developer specializing in innovative, cutting-edge construction projects. Eugene has built hundreds of multi-family and condominium projects.

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    Amy White
    Program Co-Partner

    MA, LMHC VP of Org. Development for a faith-based organization, speaker, educator, writer and trainer. Amy is a PA and FL-licensed Mental Health Counselor. Extensive experience in the roles of coach/counselor/co-strategist/therapist, and in professional staff development. Creates programs for comprehensive health & college teaching in the social sciences. Presenter for national conferences. Author: The Bench: A Reflective Devotional for Women

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    Kyle Valentine
    Program Partner/Consultant

    DMD Dr. Valentine was born and raised in Portland, OR. He completed undergraduate studies at George Fox University where he was a All-American basketball player, Graduate work at OHSU School of Dentistry, worked for a year in a community dental environment delivering dental care to low-income residents in several Oregon communities. Dr. Valentine also gives back to the dental community by teaching restorative dentistry at Carrington College.


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    Gregory A. Byron, LL.M., P.A., Thornton Byron LLP
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    Chris Ueeck, ATC Northwest

Previous Investors

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    Founder funded to date.