Medical Staff

Medical Staff at InShape Medical Cary, NC

Our Medical Staff at InShape Medical Is Dedicated to Guiding You to a Better State of Health and Wellbeing. Our Goal Is to Help You to Be the Very Best That You Can Be.

Dr. Joshua D. Dobstaff, MD at InShape Medical in Cary, NC
Dr. Joshua D. Dobstaff, MD at InShape Medical in Cary, NC

Dr. Joshua D. Dobstaff, MD

Dr. Dobstaff grew up outside of Rochester, NY. He graduated from James Madison University with a Bachelor degree in Kinesiology and attended medical school at St. George’s University in Grenada. He completed his Internal Medicine residency in Wilmington, NC. He has experience as a hospitalist, entrepreneur, and chief medical officer of a medical technology company. Throughout his career he has developed a passion for efficient healthcare delivery, in addition to preventative and regenerative health. His focus outside of medicine centers around his wife and 3 children, who remain active in traveling, hiking, fitness and the beach.

Shelly L. Garcia, PA-C at InShape Medical in Cary, NC
Shelly L. Garcia, PA-C at InShape Medical in Cary, NC

Shelly L. Garcia, PA-C

Shelly received her Physician Assistant education at South University, Savannah, GA. Prior to PA school, she earned her Bachelor of Science in – Health Education and Promotion from East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.

Shelly has nearly twenty years of diverse healthcare experience. As a Physician Assistant she has extensive experience in primary care, as well as surgery, and is a member of the American Association of Surgical Physician Assistants. Shelly is dedicated to providing the highest quality patient-centered care. She is BioTE certified and really enjoys helping patients feel like themselves again through hormone replacement and other age management therapies.

Dennis Patrick Owens, MS, CHt, CNT, CHC at InShape Medical in Cary, NC
Dennis Patrick Owens, MS, CHt, CNT, CHC at InShape Medical in Cary, NC

Dennis Patrick Owens, MS, CHt, CNT, CHC

Dennis (or, Denny as he is known to patients and coworkers) is the Executive Director of InShape Medical. In addition to directing the overall business activities of the clinic, he coaches and consults with patients and clients to guide them in meeting their individual goals for health and well-being. Dennis takes a mind-body approach to coaching and consulting in order to address the whole person and has a passion for helping people live happier, healthier, more prosperous and fulfilling lives.

Among his credentials are:

  • Master of Science, Strategic Leadership
  • Certified Nutritional Therapist
  • Certified Health Consultant
  • Certified Hypnotherapist
  • Certificates in Positive Psychology & Meditation
Michele Owens, CNT at InShape Medical in Cary, NC
Michele Owens, CNT at InShape Medical in Cary, NC

Michele Owens, CNT

In addition to being a well-respected Wellness Consultant, Michele is the Director of Operations. She is a Certified Nutritional Therapist and has a great breadth of knowledge in the subjects of weight loss, nutrition, and age management. Michele is driven by a passion for positive patient outcomes and is highly regarded among patients for being thoughtful and taking a personal interest in their health & wellness successes.

Cynthia Paz, CMA at InShape Medical in Cary, NC
Cynthia Paz, CMA at InShape Medical in Cary, NC

Cynthia Paz, CMA

Cynthia is a Certified Medical Assistant, Certified Phlebotomist, and also holds a Bachelor degree in Health Services Administration.  In addition to providing excellent medical care to our patients, she is Assistant Office Manager at the clinic. Cynthia is fluent in both Spanish and English and is known for her kind and pleasant nature.

Kayla Upchurch, RMA at InShape Medical in Cary, NC
Kayla Upchurch, RMA at InShape Medical in Cary, NC

Kayla Upchurch, RMA

Kayla is a Lead Medical Assistant at our clinic. She takes great pride in providing the highest level of care to her patients. Kayla’s cheerful demeanor and positive energy is appreciated by staff and patients alike.