Your Team

Physicians with More than 50 Years of Combined Experience


Denis Wilson

Denis Wilson, MD

Vice President and Co-Founder

Dr. Wilson graduated from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 1985. He specializes in optimizing peripheral thyroid function, body temperature, and well-being. Working with more than 5,000 patients, he developed a new simplified paradigm for thyroid management. The first doctor to use sustained-release liothyronine, he has educated more than 2,500 physicians about its use in patients with symptoms of low thyroid and low body temperature despite having normal blood tests. His novel treatment of using sustained-release T3 is now standard of care with a subsection of physicians practicing complementary and alternative medicine and his work is being taught in naturopathic medical schools. Dr. Wilson is the author of three books, including the extensively referenced Evidence-Based Approach to Restoring Thyroid Health.


Michaël Friedman, ND

President and Co-Founder

A naturopathic physician and medical herbalist, Dr. Friedman graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in 1998, He was adjunct instructor of endocrinology at the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. The original founder and director of the Restorative Medicine Conference, Dr. Friedman is the author of the medical textbook Fundamentals of Naturopathic Endocrinology and co-author of Healing Diabetes, which both describe how to use plants and hormones in the endocrine system. Dr. Friedman has lectured at both conventional and naturopathic medical schools. His medical practice focused on thyroid related disorders and chronic disease. He has designed over 25 formulations currently on the market as dietary supplements.


Paula M. Wood

Paula M. Woods

Finance and Operations Director

Paula joined Restorative Formulations in 2008. She has a B.S. in special education and more than 30 years of finance and accounting experience, including 14 years as the owner/operator of a natural food store. She has held elected positions in several local governmental organizations.


Jerilyn Toney

Jerilyn Allen

Marketing and Sales Development

Jerilyn joined Restorative Formulations in September 2012. Prior to this she was the Office Manager at Northern Community Investment Corporation. Dance has always been Jerilyn’s passion which led her to study Dance at The Boston Conservatory of Dance, Music and Theater. Jerilyn loves the outdoors when she is not biking, hiking, skiing or kiteboarding she is traveling and exploring.


Tom Knox

Tom Knox

Logistics Coordinator and Warehouse Manager

Tom has been Warehouse Manager at Restorative Formulations since 20​10. Prior to that he was warehouse manager for American Flatbread. Tom studied ​Environmental Sciences at ​Wittenberg University in Springfield,OH. When not working he is snowboarding, cross country skiing, mountain bike riding or gardening.


Lindsay Helwig

Lindsay Helwig O’Hara

Sales Representative

Lindsay joined Restorative Formulations in 2017, after working as an inside sales manager at Urban Moonshine. She has a B.S. degree in environmental science from UNC Asheville. Her interests include yoga, botanical gardens, and herbal medicine.


Erin O'Hara

Erin K. O’Hara

Medical Herbalist

Erin has been associated with Restorative Formulations since April 2007. Previously, he was a community herbalist in Rochester, NY. He received his training at the Northeast School of Botanical Medicine, The Ayurvedic Institute. Erin’s interests include creating beautiful and ecologically useful gardens with native plants and herbs.


Teresa Autumn

Teresa Autumn

Customer Accounts Manager

Teresa joined Restorative Formulations in March 2015, after previously working in customer service at Verilux. She holds bachelor of arts degree from Goddard College, where she studied art and education. Her interests include rock climbing, hiking, photography, fire dancing, drawing, writing lyrics and singing. Teresa is also involved with the LGBTQ+ community.