Meet The Staff

Merina a nurse practitioner

Merina – During the ten years she spent in New York before moving to Texas, Merina received her degree as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from the College of New Rochelle. Happily married to Stanley, her husband of twenty three years, she’s also been blessed with two great children, Amanda and Kevin. In addition to regular travel to India, Merina and her husband love to explore the U.S and its many exciting destinations. Her secret passion is watching cooking shows and listening to Christian music.


Lisa – A native of the Philippines, Lisa received her B.S as a physical therapist from Cebu Doctor’s University. A mother of two adorable daughters, Lia and Luliani, Lisa also enjoys participating in traditional ethic dance competitions. During the ten years she and her troop of dancers were most active, they racked up an impressive array of awards and prizes. Now she dedicates her natural athleticism to helping our patients  increase range of motion and flexibility.

Katie is a massage therapist

Katie – Is the mother of a playful, 3 year old daughter — and soon she and her husband will be welcoming another child to their happy family. She practices a healthy lifestyle by doing crossfit and cooking organic meals sourced from local farmer’s markets. One day she hopes to build a home on several acres of land so she harvest vegetables from her own garden and provide a home for a barn full of animals!

Stephanie is a massage therapist


Melissa a physical therapy assistant

Melissa – Our trigger point massage therapist is a graduate of A & M Commerce . When you meet Melissa you’ll quickly discover her acerbic wit. Not only does she entertain our patients, her past achievements include a short stint at Improv. She was also an extra in two Hollywood movies where she had a chance to rub shoulder with famous Hollywood A-listers! Now an avid blogger, she continues to share her humorous insights with her dedicated readers.


Teresa – There’s no question that Teresa, our outgoing receptionist, is a people person. She loves helping our clients and takes great care to ensure complete patient satisfaction. She plans to continue her patient-focused work when she completes her degree in Physical Therapy. In her spare time she is an active member of the Texas Women’s Chorus of Dallas. She indulges her love of adventure by traveling, scuba diving and riding motorcycles.

Amanda the receptionist

Amanda – Is originally from Chicago, but gladly traded snowy Chicago winters for Dallas’ scorching summer heat.. Married to Zach, she and her husband have two energetic boys, Drew and Caleb. Their pit bill/Shar-pei mix, Cleo, rounds out the family. Amanda brings with her many years of experience in the medical field ranging from jobs in the front office, to CNA and massage therapist.


Adam – Is a dedicated animal lover whose loyal companion is an American Bulldog, named Maynard. He is an avid moviegoer and enjoys staying current with all the latest releases. His admits to enjoying thrillers and horror flicks.

Katie (medical scribe)

Katie – Our efficient and skilled M.A., recently graduated from Kaiser University with an A.A. in medical Assisting. She is noted for her gentle touch and warm spirit. This busy mother of three is happiest with she’s playing outside with her beautiful children, Emily, Nicholas and Ava, and cooking satisfying meals for her family. When she finds a few minutes to spare, she enjoys immersing herself within the pages of a good book.


Kerrin – Kerrin doubles as our office manager and nutritional health coach. Since she loves to stay busy, in her spare time she writes, studies nutrition and reiki, manages multiple websites and quilts. She has also developed our office’s  e-commerce nutrition website.