Kat is a wonderful recent addition to the Vital Health family. Kat is a recent transplant to California from New York, where she previously worked as a hospitalist PA in internal medicine. Her goal is to use her background to help Vital Health patients create an interdisciplinary plan to achieve better health. She believes in empowering women to participate in their own journey to wellness.
As a Nurse Practitioner I want to make a real difference to women’s lives. I tailor my care to each patient’s specific needs, which starts by carefully listening to her and truly understanding what she is going through.
Mackenzie is here to help prepare you for your appointment, support you during your exam and answer any questions you may have both prior and after surgery.
Suzanne comes to us with a background in Health & Wellness Coaching and Transformative Leadership. Her integrative approach to health focuses on the wider view of the wellbeing of the whole person. She is passionate about empowering women to tap into their own inner source of motivation to preserve health and restore ease of living versus dis-ease.
Suzanne stumbled into the world of coaching while dealing with her own depression and looking to make a change in her health/life. A whole new integrated world of wellness opened up to her, offering her options in leading a healthier, happier more balanced lifestyle. With the support of her new found holistic community of acupuncturists, nutritionists and coaches, Suzanne embarked on a career change.
Suzanne holds a Masters of Arts from the Maryland University of Integrative Health’s (MUIH) pioneer program in Health and Wellness Coaching, as well as a graduate certificate from MUIH’s Transformative Leadership and Social Change Program. She balances her passion for helping others through coaching with VHI, while she working as an independent contractor for an environmental non-profit. She lives in Alexandria, VA and is available to work with our patients over the phone or Skype.
Bailey is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine and the Director of Integrative Health at Vital Health Endometriosis Center. She focuses on providing pre and post-operative treatments specifically for endometriosis and pelvic pain patients, including support for patients in their recovery process.
Her passion is educating women about the importance of holistic care, including both eastern and western medicine, to get the best possible outcomes. She works closely with our other integrative practitioners to make sure our patients have the tools needed to regain their health and start living the life they want after surgery.
Bailey is also a trained wellness coach, certified yoga teacher, and herbalist and loves to incorporate all of these modalities to teach and guide patients on their wellness journey. She is also Co-Founder of Endo Thrive Tribe along with Dr. Cook, providing online resources for navigating endo.
In her free time Bailey loves to spend time on her yoga mat, outside in nature, making some herbal concoctions in the kitchen, or spending time with her friends, family and puppy Tico.