Our Team

R. Keith Bell

  • Founder
  • Clinical Director
  • Licensed Acupuncturist

A native Virginian, R. Keith Bell is a nationally recognized expert in the field of Holistic Health. He has spent over 20 years studying and practicing the healing arts and Oriental medicine. In 2000, Keith opened Oriental Medicine Specialists, the first medical clinic in Richmond to offer the full scope of Oriental medicine, including acupuncture and Chinese herbology. OMS is now Richmond's premier Holistic Health Center and in 2005 Keith expanded his practice to include his Conscious Conceptions Program, the first comprehensive holistic fertility program in central Virginia. 


Joshua Sessions

  • Certified Health Coach
  • Certified Lifestyle Educator

In addition to serving as the practice manager of OMS for over thirteen years, Josh plays an active role in patient care. He is a respected teacher & workshop instructor. Classes, such as the Annual Fall & Spring Detox Workshops have become Richmond traditions. As a Health Coach, Josh combines his extensive knowledge of holistic nutrition, health coaching, & preventive health with years of experience & his unique insight to support & empower clients in achieving their goals, improving their health & living an inspired life.


Catherine Potter

Catherine Potter

  • Office Administrator
  • Patient Care Coordinator 

Richmond native and mother of two, Catherine is the multitasking champion at the heart of OMS  Whether she's greeting patients, answering the phones or helping new patients schedule their first appointments, Catherine does it all with warmth and a smile. She understands that patient care isn't just what happens in the treatment room. Patient care includes every part of your experience at OMS and it begins with that first call.