The perfect team.
Dr. Kellie Baxter, DC, BS
Birthplace: Columbus, OH
Specialty: Chiropractic, wellness and personal injury. I use a variety procedures including meridian therapy, IASTM, taping, muscle stimulation, ultrasound, cold laser, stretches and exercises 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.”
Holly Risher, Manager
Birthplace: Mobile, AL
Specialty: Welcoming and assisting our wonderful patients and spa clients at the front desk. It’s so rewarding to witness how they improve and regain their quality of life. I also enjoy decorating the office seasonally and working alongside a great team of ladies keeping the front desk organized and running smoothly. I have the best job in the world!
Favorite song: So Will I by Hillsong United
Likes: Traveling, spending time with family and friends, attending church, fresh flowers, watching Alabama football, hiking and interior design.
My Fave Quote: “True beauty of a woman is reflected in her soul.” —Audrey Hepburn
Kristina Perezchica, Esthetician
Birthplace: Palm Springs, California
Fave Song: I love music! Hip-hop, pop, rock, country... the list goes on. I’m always looking for new songs to enjoy. Let me know what YOUR favorite is next time you see me!
My Likes: Shopping and trying new makeup/skincare products, spending time with my family, friends and animals, traveling, reading, and food.
My Fave Quote: “Self love isn’t selfish, it’s important.”
Margeux Paine, Chiropractic Assistant/Spa Receptionist/Esthetician in Training
Speciality: I assist Dr. Baxter in helping coordinate treatments for our wonderful patients!
Fave Song: I love any song by Lana del Rey
Likes: I enjoy helping people at our office to get better so they aren't in pain anymore. I also enjoy spending time with people that cause happiness in my life.
Favorite Quote: "Be nice to people even if your own heart is breaking, because there is no need to break theirs too."
Gabby Galardo, Chiropractic Assistant
Birthplace: Atlanta Ga
Specialty: Assisting Doctor Baxter’s patients, and spa clients.
Favorite song: There’s too many to choose just one!
Likes: I’m a people person. I enjoy assisting Dr.B with her clients and also with the spa. In my spare time I enjoy hanging out with my friends, and listening to music. Also, I’m studying to be a Radiologist Tech at Chattahoochee Technical College.
Favorite quote: “It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” —Theodore Roosevelt
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
Jen Harris, Esthetician, Make-Up Artist and Nail Technician
Profession: Licensed Esthetician, Make-Up Artist and Nail Technician
Specialty: Corrective skin care, along with health and maintenance of both skin and nails. My passion is to help people feel their best through skin care and make-up application.
My Likes: I love spending time with my family, Outdoor adventures, playing make-up, lashes, raising baby chickens and gardening.
My Fave Quote: “Be yourself, everyone else is already taken.” —Oscar Wilde
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.
Genelle Paine, Massage Therapist
Profession: Licensed Massage Therapist since 1998
Certified in NMT, Mypractic, Deep Tissue and Swedish; 2001 Certified Colon Therapist from the Wood Hygenic Institute Kissimmee, Florida; Reiki Master Certification 2012; 2015 Nationally Certified Hypnotist.
Likes: meditation, cycling, being at the beach and family time.
Lory Webber, Massage Therapist
Profession: Licensed Massage Therapist – 2 ½ years
Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
Specialty: Use the appropriate and most effective techniques required for each client, including effleurage, deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy and passive stretching. Specializing in Deep Tissue Massage.
Likes: I love to cook, drink tea, watch comedy movies/shows (FRIENDS is my all-time favorite).
Favorite quote: “Do not regret growing older; it is a privilege denied to many.”
Julie Anthony, Permanent Makeup Artist
Certifications and training in permanent cosmetics and tattooing from Permanent Makeup of Atlanta, American Academy of Micropigmentation, and American Institute of Intradermal Cosmetics
Birthplace: I grew up in NorthWest Pa. It is a small town called St. Marys. It is located close to the ground hog, Punxatawney Phil. After graduating college I moved to South Carolina and shortly after to Atlanta.
Favorite Quote (career-oriented): "Brows are sisters not twins."
Favorite Music: I love music with acoustic guitar sounds. For example, Tom Petty's Free Falling.
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
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.