The perfect team.
Dr. Kellie Baxter, DC, BS
Birthplace: Columbus, OH
Specialty: Chiropractic, wellness and personal injury. I use a variety of therapeutic modalities, including meridian therapy, to ease acute and chronic pain from auto accidents and sporting injuries to pregnancy.
Over the years I have come to specialize in pain associated with auto accidents, plantar fasciitis and temporomandibular joint dysfunction.
I receive tremendous joy helping patients, from pediatric to geriatric, achieve wellness care and pain relief.
Favorite song: That is tough! I like everything! Blues,rock country, reggae and of course Elvis! Way too many to choose just one.
My likes: Pizza, My friends and family, my dogs who ARE family, traveling, painting, knitting, gardening, watching football, hockey, and movies.
Favorite quote: "What you do today can improve all your tomorrows"- Ralph Marston
Education: BS in psychology from West Liberty University, West Liberty, WV. Doctorate of Chiropractic, Texas Chiropractic College, Houston, TX
Charlene Pritt, Esthetician
Profession: Licensed Esthetician and Certified Electrologist since 1999. Studied at Pittsburgh Beauty Academy.
Birthplace: Wheeling, WV.
Speciality: Extractions of Milia and Comedones, skin care, eyebrow shaping and waxing, and vascutouch.
Favorite Song: I Can Only Imagine
My likes : knitting, spending time with friends and family, spending time with my little dog, Lois, church, tending to my flower gardens and feeding the birds.
My favorite quote: Do right and leave the results with God.
Hope Smith, Health Center Coordinator
Birthplace: Richmond, VA
Specialty: I have been in the health and fitness industry for over 8 years. I am a certified weight loss coach and Pulse Therapist. I coach Crossfit and am passionate about helping others be the best they can be.
Fave Song: Anything Country!
My Likes: Chiropractic, fitness, coaching, and my children.
My Fave Quote: “If you don't have your health, you don't have anything.”
Kristina Perezchica, Spa Coordinator
Birthplace: Palm Springs, California
Specialty: I run our social media pages as well as help Dr. Baxter think up some fun spa specials and deals for our patients. Hand in hand with Hope, we run the front desk and keep things organized as well as greet everyone who walks through the door and ensure that all of our customers and patients receive the best care possible!
Fave Song: Literally anything from late 90's to early 2000's!
My Likes: Spending time with family and friends, shopping, and my two cats.
My Fave Quote: “Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.” –Coco Chanel
Kari Judson, Esthetician
Profession: Licensed Esthetician since August, 2007
Birthplace: Richmond, VA, but I've been in the Atlanta area since 1977
Specialty: Skin care education is my passion. I love to teach individuals how to deal with their own personal skin care needs and not give them blanketed advice.
Fav Song: oh, so many... I love everything from the Beatles to Beastie Boys, Pink Floyd to AC/DC.
My Likes: My kids and husband, friends and family, the gym, and being the life of the party!
My Fave Quote: "And though she be but little, she is fierce!" ~William Shakespeare
Jennifer Mangino, Esthetician
Esthetician: 5 years
Birthplace: Marietta, Ga
Specialty: Corrective skin care. Whether it be anti-aging, pigmentation or acneic skin, I love being able to see drastic improvements in my clients skin concerns. Getting to the root of their skin condition and being able to help and erase their concerns is such a great accomplishment for me. I also love eyebrow shaping! I love giving my clients instant gratification, and have them feel as great as they look.
Favorite Song: I enjoy music way too much to have a favorite, but I'd have to say Country music would be at the top of my list.
Likes: I love all things fashion: Purses. Accessories. Shoes. Make Up. I love a good read and good movie, as well as live theater, and all things Disney.
Quote: "Hearts will never be practical, until they can be made unbreakable"- Wizard of Oz
Vicki McColl, Massage Therapist
Profession: Licensed Massage Therapist since May, 2004
Birthplace: Ogden, Utah, moved to Connecticut at age 19, then moved to the Woodstock area in 2006
Specialty: Working with the whole body to establish relaxation and stress management. I like to work not just the point of pain, but the surrounding areas as well as the whole body which allows you the client to relax and help aid in the healing process.
I use many techniques such as Therapeutic massage, Swedish massage, Reflexology, Hot Stones, and Pre-natal
Favorite Song: Love 80s rock - or anything without crickets (haha).
My Likes: My family and friends! I enjoy walking, reading, and traveling.
My Favorite Quote: "Just Breath!"
I am a Body and Energy Worker - Certificated Massage Therapist, QT Practitioner, Reiki Master and SEN Teacher.
Dorota Miazek, Massage Therapist
I am a Body and Energy Worker - Certificated Massage Therapist, QT Practitioner, Reiki Master, Certified Thai Yoga Massage Therapist and SEN Teacher.
I have been interested in Holistic Body Work constantly exploring and learning.
In 2009 I participated in QT Workshops. From 2011 I am Reiki Master.
After that I participated in many courses, trainings and workshops such as massage therapy, reflexology and trigger points.
Since 2012 I have been working as Certificated Massage Therapist and connecting Reiki based on client requests and needs.
I am extremely grateful to have learned all these simply wonderful healing and body work techniques and connect them with academic knowledge. I’m really passionate about massage and I’m looking to share the benefits of Reiki, reflexology and different massage techniques during session. I am truly awarded with therapeutic, anti-aging and revitalisation result of my work and I’m looking forward to continue this journey with body and energy healing art & bodywork.
In my spare time I enjoy reading, practice yoga & dancing.
Rachel Poole, Massage Therapist
Profession: Licensed Massage Therapist
Birthplace: Narnia (or Marietta)
Specialties: Deep Tissue, Neuromuscular Therapy, Sports Injury/Rehabilitation Massage, Trigger Point Therapy.
Likes: Books, Writing, Mountains, Backpacking/Hiking, Tennis, Disc Golf, basically anything outside and let's not forget coffee :)
Favorite quote: If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them." Henry David Thoreau, Walden
Stephanie Woodward, Massage Therapist
Profession: Licensed Massage Therapist and Yoga Instructor
Birthplace: Viva Las Vegas!
Specialties: I have over 1500 hours of training in Massage Therapy and Yoga and specialize in Special Needs Massage for Children, Equine Massage, Thai-Yoga, and Therapeutic Massage.
Likes: Traveling, yoga, salsa dancing, lazy Sundays with my boys, and being in nature!
Favorite Song: Anything by Tom Petty or Fleetwood Mac!
Favorite quote: "If you seek peace, be still. If you seek wisdom, be silent. If you seek love, be yourself."
Melissa Emkey, Massage Therapist
Profession: Licensed Massage Therapist since October, 2003
Birthplace: Hollywood Florida, and moved to the Woodstock area in 2003
Specialty: I am a Licensed Massage Therapist and have trained in numerous modalities. I have always had a passion for helping others and love seeing clients feel relaxed and their quality of life improve through treatments.
I use many techniques including Deep Tissue, Therapeutic massage, Swedish massage, Cupping Massage, Reflexology, Hot Stones, and Pre-natal
Favorite Song: Anything by Moby
My Likes: My husband and kids, friends and Dachshunds!
My Favorite Quote: Philippians 4:7
Mary Abernathy, Massage Therapist
Mary Abernathy has been an intuitive deep tissue, neuromuscular specialist for 20 years. Ms. Abernathy has practiced and taught massage in the states and internationally. For the last 5 years, Mary has added massage cupping to her tool box. Working together we can discover the best ways to get you moving and feeling good.
Carol Nable, Certified Wellness Coach
Birthplace: Rochester, MN. Moved to the Chicago area in 1985 and to Atlanta in 1992.
Specialty: Educating and empowering people to be healers in their own homes through the use of essential oils and healthy nutrition. Using a cutting edge scanning tool that uses bioimpedance (similar to a Fitbit), I provide clients with a personalized report that helps them make better natural health choices.
Fave Song: So many. I love the oldies, having grown up with older siblings in the 50's and 60's. I have really learned to love country since moving to the South, but I probably listen to praise music the most.
My Likes: Spending time with my family, especially my 2 granddaughters, Zumba, traveling, cooking and reading.
Fave Quote: "The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart." ~ Helen Keller
Dan Patterson, DDS
Birthplace: Dalton, GA
Education: Emory University School of Dentistry
Specialty: Specialized training in injectables. I provide Botox injectibles for moderate to severe frown lines and crow's feet and Juvederm for loss of facial volume, and for the correction of moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds. I also provide quality dental care with a focus on cosmetic dentistry.
Likes: Being at the beach, family time, working out, gardening, and photography.