Bret Moldenhauer, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac.
Acupuncture with Bret Moldenhauer
Bret Moldenhauer founded The Institute for Acupuncture & Wellness (IAW), a holistic medical clinic located in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Bret was the first acupuncturist in the area to be granted hospital privileges with Chattanooga's premier hospital, Erlanger Medical Center.
Bret's goal is to help you achieve optimum health and wellness. Having evolved over thousands of years, acupuncture is one of the oldest continually practiced medical modalities in the world. Acupuncture is used to prevent and treat disease, relieve pain, balance mood, enhance athletic performance, increase fertility, and improve overall health and wellness. For more on Bret's 17+ years of experience, read more at www.instituteforacupuncture.com.
Jonathan Ellis, ERYT
Therapeutic & Symptom-Specific Yoga with Jonathan Ellis
Jonathan Ellis has been teaching movement since 1987. He has trained thousands of students to move without pain & is regarded as one of Chattanooga's leading movement educators. His experience has helped his students to move in ways they never thought possible. As a teacher, Jonathan transforms his groups through skillful & effective teaching, enabling them to reach their movement potential. He shares high quality content with a commitment to integrity & excellence with a contagious sense of fun.
Before teaching therapeutic Yoga full time, Jonathan studied exercise science and spent 15 years developing mindfulness based wellness programs for NIKE. He accumulated 300+ additional hours of anatomy study with his primary teacher, Jason Crandall and is certified through Mayo Clinic as a Yoga Healthcare provider. He recently completed the Integrative Yoga for Seniors program offered at Duke University Integrative Medicine.
Jonathan has over 4,000 hours of hands on experience working publicly and privately with clients that have arthritis, COPD, cancer, chronic pain, heart problems, joint replacement and osteoporosis.
Vee Peek, LMT
Lisa Flores, RES, LMT
Shane Metz, ATC, LMT
Therapeutic Massage Therapy with:
Vee Peek, Lisa Flores, and Shane Metz
NORSPRING will be teaming up with seasoned and highly experienced massage therapists.
Veniesa "Vee" Peek became a Licensed Massage Therapist in 2002. Vee has been in private practice for over 15 years where she has focused on Medical Massage Therapy treatment.
Vee has gained valuable experience in the medical environment and has been very fortunate to work with many of the great physicians and healthcare practitioners in the Chattanooga and Tri-State area in order to maximize treatment results.Vee enjoys focusing on Orthopedic Massage (pre and post surgery) and musculoskeletal disorders (those not requiring surgery). One of her most rewarding and most valued certifications include dissection of the human body at the University of South Florida, College of Medicine.
Vee enjoys working with her clients to restore a positive outlook, healthy lifestyle and active way of life.
Lisa Flores is a Licensed Massage Therapist with over 15 years experience and is also a Certified Restorative Exercise Specialist. (www.nutritiousmovement.com)
Lisa Flores is a Nutritious Movement™ Certified Restorative Exercise Specialist (RES). She currently teaches private sessions and workshops and will be offering ongoing classes this fall.
Restorative Exercise is a therapeutic and fun form of movement education developed by biomechanist Katy Bowman. While it is an exercise class, the goal is to help you move more so that you can move better and be comfortable in your own body. It recognizes that we are all fit - fit for what we practice the most - so let's practice becoming movers!
Shane Metz is a Certified Athletic Trainer and a Licensed Massage Therapist specializing in medical massage and sports massage therapy. With over 18 years of sports medicine and outpatient physical therapy experience, he has extensive knowledge of injury recognition, evaluation and treatment. Shane has teamed up with medical massage specialist Vee Peek for the past two years, and now with NORSPRING to provide a unique clinical approach for treatment of a variety of musculoskeletal dysfunctions in the Chattanooga area.
“It is my mission to provide a service that gets results and provides relief to my patients, enabling them to return to their normal activities free of pain.” Shane Metz, ATC, LMT.
Elizabeth Crump, Licensed Esthetician
Elizabeth Crump's passion for skincare began at an early age. She decided after careers in Human Resources and as a Homemaker to turn her passion into a career in Esthetics. An alumni of Miller Motte Technical College she is excited to share her knowledge with clients.
She welcomes the challenges of working with different skin types. Her specialty is providing custom facials with an emphasis on massage of the face and scalp. She looks forward to continuing her education to bring even more services to her clients.