Our providers and office administrative staff all work together to ensure that they provide highest and best quality service.

Naturopathic

Dr. Kivette Parkes, ND

Dr. Kivette Parkes, ND

Dr. Kivette Parkes is a vivacious, caring professional who strives to educate and assist her patients in their quest for improved health. Her holistic approach encourages active patient participation and is aimed at guiding individuals to physical, spiritual and emotional balance. It is important to note that Dr. Parkes does not diagnose or treat any specific disease. Her focus is instead on treating the whole person, recognizing that all parts are intricately connected making it impossible to treat one part without affecting another in some way. It is her philosophy that sets her apart. She inspires hope through her unwavering belief in God and the healing power of nature.

Dr. Parkes earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Mathematics from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT. After dedicating some time to doing research in the biochemical industry, she went on to study medicine and earned her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, CT. She is also certified in Homeopathy, Clinical Nutrition, Optimizing Body Composition and Physical fitness.

Dr. Parkes has a simple, no-nonsense approach when it comes to getting people the improved health they desire. Her results-driven focus ensures that she empowers and educates each individual by allowing them to actively participate in achieving and maintaining a state of balance and optimal health.

Naturopathic

Dr. Emily Hatcher, ND

Dr. Emily Hatcher, ND

Dr. Emily Hatcher received her Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences from Benedictine University in Lisle, IL with a minor in Spanish and a certificate in Environmental Sciences and then completed her Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine at National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, IL. During this time, she also treated patients at the university’s clinic, the Salvation Army Clinic treating under-served communities and in rural Maasai villages in northern Kenya.

Dr. Hatcher’s passion for Naturopathic Medicine stems from a strong desire to heal the whole person and the firm belief that the body has an innate ability to heal itself when given the correct conditions. Rather than establishing a career only treating symptoms, she strives to find the root cause of each person’s illness and works with them to make an individualized treatment plan. She recognizes the relationship between the physical, mental and emotional aspects of each individual and spends time with her patients to understand how each affects their health. Her personal interests include women’s health, fertility, autoimmune conditions, GI health, functional medicine and clinical nutrition. Dr. Hatcher is always continuing to expand her education and loves educating and empowering her patients to achieve happier and healthier lives.

In her spare time, Dr. Hatcher enjoys being outdoors, traveling, cooking and spending quality time with family and friends. She is an avid lover of all animals (but especially cats).

Lifestyle Coaching

Monica Lewis

Monica Lewis

Monica Lewis is known as the "Power Alignment Coach" for her ability to inspire others to see the grandest vision of themselves and then hold them accountable to realizing that vision. She is also a serial entrepreneur, author and Global Leader for Motivating the Masses.

Monica transformed from an impoverished and unstable childhood with a drug abusing parent to owning and consulting for million dollar organizations. In 2006, Monica co-founded The Solace Group, a consulting firm dedicated to helping Mental Health Organizations in the areas of expansion, operations and programming. The Solace Group grew to become a beacon of leadership in the Mental Health Industry, consulting with hundreds of organizations all over the United States.

Monica’s journey from a tumultuous past to business and personal success is what drives her desires to teach others to become their own change agents.

Monica is the CEO and founder of Source Thought. Source Thought is a motivational and inspirational company that provides personal development, business coaching and products dedicated to spiritual growth and lifelong learning.

Monica works and plays in Charlotte, North Carolina. She keeps her family and community first and believes in leaving a legacy of love wherever she goes.

Chiropractic

Dr. Marla McArdle, DC

Dr. Marla McArdle, DC

Dr. Marla McArdle attended the State University of New York at Geneseo where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. With a desire to help people through a holistic, natural method of health care, she enrolled in New York Chiropractic College and received her Doctor of Chiropractic degree, graduating summa cumlaude.

Dr. Marla specializes in women’s health and chiropractic care during pregnancy and is certified to perform Webster Technique for pregnant women. She treats a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions with gentle chiropractic techniques such as diversified adjustments, flexiondistraction, drop table and manual muscle therapy. Other modalities such as heat, muscle stimulation, therapeutic ultrasound and rehab exercises are used to complement chiropractic care.

Dr. Marla is dedicated to treating every patient with the highest quality of care. Her goal is to take the time to listen to you, to help you heal and to educate you. You will never be rushed through your appointment or treated as just a number. Dr. Marla has treated patients as young as a few days old to patients 90+ years old. No matter what your age or condition, Dr. Marla will do everything she can to help you.

Massage Therapy

Rachel Simmons, LMBT

Rachel Simmons, LMBT

Rachel is a bodywork and massage professional currently licensed in NC. She is nationally certified and a member of the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals. Her education includes structural integration, neuromuscular therapy (NMT), sports therapy, orthopedic massage, kinesiology, anatomy, physiology, and various continuing education credits in different modalities.

Rachel has experience working with chiropractors, fitness centers and wellness clinics. She has also provided sports massage at many sporting events. Through an integrative approach to healing, Rachel is committed to providing the highest quality of care.

Massage Therapy

Andrew Eudy, LMBT

Andrew Eudy, LMBT

Andrew is a highly trained Licensed Massage and Bodywork Therapist with a certification from Southeastern Institute in Charlotte, NC. Andrew has experience working with chiropractors and has a strong knowledge of Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, and Clinical Neuromuscular Therapy and Thai massage.

He enjoys using his knowledge of Clinical Neuromuscular Therapy to correct muscular and postural imbalances; however, his passion is relieving stress, anxiety, and muscular tension through Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage. He is dedicated to providing quality therapeutic massage and educating people on overall wellness.