Visit our office and you may be greeted by:
Dominique Curcie, Chiropractic Assistant, was born and raised in Orange County and loves learning about how to heal the body from a Holistic point of view. Over the past year, the opportunities to work with different doctors has been invaluable. She is thrilled to be part of our wellness center serving the community. In her spare time, Dominique enjoys spending time with her husband and family and their three dogs in the outdoors, specifically the beach.
Catriona Lund, Chiropractic Assistant, works in our office on Saturdays and has been a part of the team since May 2014. As a graduate of California State University, Chico and local of Laguna Hills, Catriona was glad to find a position were she could work with friends in a calming environment, on top of her full-time job. Having received her Bachelor’s degree in Recreation Hospitality, Catriona’s organizational, management and customer service skills have been an excellent asset to our team. In her free time, Catriona is an avid crossfitter, likes to spend time playing with her four family dogs and plays softball.
Meet Our Massage Therapists
Lina Ruiz, MT, has been a Massage Therapist for more than 2 years. She has studied many modalities that have inspired her to work with her clients. Lina loves to practice the healing arts which include: Yoga, Tai Chi and Reiki. She is passionate about eating healthy foods and trying to cure the body with natural remedies. Her favorite outdoor activities include hiking and swimming. Lina states, “Being a massage therapist isn’t my job, it’s my passion.”
Suzie D. Baumann, LMT, is an Orange County native with a passion for helping and healing the human body. She has expertise in Swedish Massage, Sports Therapy, Deep Tissue and connects with the muscles to minimize stress and pain. Suzie is trained by Healing Hands School for Holistic Health and believes that consistent massage can alter the body and reduce stress, strain and ongoing repetitive complaints. She believes that massage works for all body types and that chronic conditions such as fibromalaygia and MS should consider massage a must as ongoing treatment to reduce symptoms. She is committed to her clients and to creating a positive experience for each person she encounters.
Michael Epstein is a Holistic Health Practitioner and has been easing his client’s discomforts since 1978 with a combination of massage therapy and techniques from his extensive background in Chinese Healing Arts. He is past President of the American Massage Therapy Association and a Fourth Degree Black Sash instructor of Classical Chinese Kung Fu. Michael has also been practicing Tai Chi for over 30 years. He has appeared on health programs on TV, radio and on the internet.
Our Thermography Technician
Sherri Curcie, CTT utilizes Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging, or thermography as it is also known, providing you with another tool in your approach to a proactive healthy lifestyle. By learning early on where there are problems developing, you will be able to make changes in your health long before actual signs and symptoms may occur. Think of thermography as a bio-marker to assist you in locating those areas where problems are developing. Thermography is utilized for Whole Body Health in both women and men! For more information: www.TotalThermalOC.com
Our Natural Health Guru
Robin Varnet, brings over 20 years experience in Nutrition, Midwifery, Iridology, Herbalism and Colon Hydrotherapy cleansing protocols. Her passion is teaching and therefore, prides herself in living her motto of, “Knowledge is Power” with each and every client, leaving a session with more information than they arrived with, so that they can “take control of their health naturally” and care for their loved ones in a bigger way. Understanding health from head to toe is key to VIBRANT LIVING and learning how to be your own health guru is her mantra. Robin is certified by the National Board of Colon Hydrotherapy (NBCT) and has been awarded Instructor (highest) Level certification by the International Association of Colon therapists (I-ACT).