Welcome to ModernMed Recovery
Medication-assisted treatment of opioid addiction
Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder
At ModernMed Recovery, you will be treated with respect, dignity and kindness. Our practice is physician-owned and -operated, therefore we are able to provide you with the best medical treatment for your chronic opioid addiction. Meet our team of caring professionals….
Kenji Oyasu MD, Executive Medical Director
Dr. Kenji Oyasu MD, Executive Medical Director
Dr. Oyasu is a physician executive and founder of ModernMed Recovery. He actively manages and provides physician oversight for the medication-assisted treatment of patients struggling with opioid addiction.
Danielle Oyasu APN-NP, PNP-PC. Nurse Practitioner
Danielle has been a Pediatric Nurse in the Chicago area for over 22yrs. In 2005, she obtained her Pediatric Nurse Practitioner degree from The University of Illinois Chicago. Her work in the Pediatric Emergency Room, as well as a Newborn Nurse Practitioner sparked an interest in the connection between childhood trauma and drug abuse. She also actively volunteers with the Mainestay Neighborhood Mentorship Program, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago, as well as the Maine Community Youth Assistance Foundation (MCYAF), which focuses on drug and alcohol awareness programs for adolescents.
Danielle is also an associate member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine
Lauralea Thomas MSN-FNP, RN, EMT-P
Lauralea is a nurse practitioner with a unique background as a telemetry registered nurse for 8 years & a firefighter/paramedic for nearly 20 years. In 2018, she obtained her Family Nurse Practitioner degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago. Her 20 years of experience as a 911-paramedic and a nurse in a low socioeconomic community uniquely exposed her to the opioid epidemic, lack of treatment resources & compassion for this patient population. Dr. Kenji Oyasu and Lauralea have worked as colleagues in the emergency medical setting in for nearly 15 years; witnessing the increase prevalence & mortality rates of opioid addiction in Lake County. She has an interest in delivering compassionate, patient-centered care; assisting individuals in achieving a successful recovery.
She is a member of the Lake County Opioid Initiative, an associate member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), and the Illinois Society of Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ISANP).
Maria Broadstreet, RN, MSN, CPNP
Maria is one of our nurse practitioners at ModernMed Recovery.