Inspired by Life

Welcome to Activated Health & Wellness, a medical practice dedicated to providing personalized, whole patient care.

Led by Dr. Melody Rodarte, DO, a double-boarded Internal and Obesity Medicine Specialist, also certified in Medical Aesthetics, where patients experience true integrated care. What is that? For years, integrated care has been a term that reflects a concern to not only improve upon the overall patient experience, but most importantly to achieve greater efficiency and value from health delivery systems. Dr. Rodarte’s passion for treating patients, along with a science-based approach to improving quality of life isn’t limited to treating diagnoses; rather she is focused on achieving optimum health from the inside-out.


Our Mission

Inspired by Difference 

To provide you with a personalized, comprehensive team approach to ensure you ACTIVATE your best life.

Dr. Rodarte is a board-certified physician who has been practicing since 2005. Board-certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine, she also holds certifications in wound care, hyperbaric medicine and medical aesthetics. This integrative, whole-person care approach revealed the difference to her – which is working with a team of providers to produce optimal results. Dr. Rodarte’s team approach allows her to identify the root cause of disease and deficiencies as collaborating with other modalities of practitioners produces more successful outcomes.

Dr. Rodarte is knowledgeable in the physiological and emotional symptoms of PTSD and is passionate about caring for our first responders. She also has a heart for medical mission work and using her professional skills to service marginalized communities through The Compassion Alliance a faith-based non-profit organization that exists to leave a legacy of hope for the unseen.

Dr. Rodarte is a dynamic speaker and has presented to large audiences on various medical topics. If you would like to book Dr. Rodarte for a speaking engagement, interview or podcast, please email us through our Contact form below.

Dr. Rodarte has been married to the love of her life since 1998, together they are parents to twins: a boy and a girl.

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Services that make a Difference

Visit our boutique practice where you’ll experience customized care in a warm and inviting setting. We provide treatments, products and services personalized to our patients’ individual needs.

Medical Weight Loss

Dr. Rodarte is an Arizona Top Doc whose specialty is obesity medicine and weight management. If you struggle with your weight, have tried diet after diet, exercise and other methods that have not worked for you, contact our office to schedule your consultation. Obesity occurs in 40% of the American population today.   Why does obesity occur? >> Read More

Personalized Medicine

By definition personalized medicine is a medical model that separates people into different groups—with medical decisions, practices, interventions and/or products being tailored to the individual patient based on their predicted response or risk of disease. Why is personalized medicine so important? >> Read More

Medical Aesthetics

Aesthetic medicine is an extensively broad term for specialties that focus on improving cosmetic appearance through the treatment of conditions including scars, skin laxity, wrinkles, moles, liver spots, excess fat, cellulite, unwanted hair, skin discoloration, and spider veins. >> Read More

Activate Life!®

A health and wellness lifestyle journal featuring articles by Dr. Rodarte: Dedicated to whole patient care. Let’s Activate everyBODY. Explore entries.


Are the Reason Why

At Activated Health & Wellness we respect your time and appreciate your trust. Appointments are scheduled with you in mind – no long waits, we don’t over-schedule and most importantly, Dr. Rodarte takes her time with each patient.

“At 260 lbs on oxygen & a walker, I was desperate. She talked to me personally about weight loss. I’d follow her anywhere; recommend her to everyone! I’m 75, my family says, Mama, now we have more time together.” ~ FLOR F.

“You have made such a difference in my journey and my life. What you’ve helped me to see within myself will never be forgotten” ~ JAIN

“You are the best doctor ever! I’m so grateful to you for setting me on the road to good health!” ~ CHRIS P.

“Healing people by looking at their entire picture is the true power of medicine and you have that in spades. Thank you, thank you!” ~ STEPHAN G.


We look forward to meeting you!

Call 480-571-1000 to schedule your visit, or fill out the form below and a team member will contact you within 1 business day to answer your questions.  Activated Health & Wellness offers a FREE consultation with our Patient Coordinator.  If you’re interested, call our office today.

    1485 S. Higley Rd.
    Ste. 104,
    Gilbert, AZ 85296
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