Terry is a Florida Licensed Acupuncture Physician, certified as well through the National Commission for Certification of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and is a Diplomate in Acupuncture. She pursued undergraduate studies at Longmont Community College and Colorado State University and completed her Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine studies at East-West College of Natural Medicine in Sarasota, Florida. She holds a Bachelor in Professional Health Sciences and a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine. She has enjoyed success in the treatment of a wide spectrum of conditions which include:
– Musculo-skeletal injuries, Arthritis, Low-back pain and/or Sciatica,
– Stress and Depression, Autoimmune mediated conditions,
– Smoking cessation, Assisted fertility, Facial rejuvenation, and others.
*She has also enjoyed serving in a volunteer capacity with programs offering free acupuncture services to armed services veterans and their families.
She is also a Florida Licensed and Nationally Certified Massage Therapist. She began her studies in Therapeutic Massage at The Healing Arts Institute in Fort Collins, Colorado, and went on to study Canine and Equine Massage Therapy with The Boulder College of Massage Therapy in Boulder, Colorado, and continues to be passionate about animal health and welfare. Areas of specialty focus in massage include facial rejuvenation massage, neuromuscular re-education techniques which may also incorporate the use of medical cupping and Low Level Laser Therapy.
Terry is originally from the Washington DC area; she and her husband, along with an extensive 4-legged family, relocated to Florida from Colorado in 2005. She established a practice in Acupuncture and Therapeutic Massage in Sarasota prior to moving up over the Skyway in 2010. She currently loves living in St. Petersburg with her family, which includes one husband, two dogs, and two cats.
Terry finds it both rewarding and exciting to be able to work within an integrative medical setting where the emphasis is always on empowering individuals to be proactive partners in achieving the highest goals of health and well-being!
Stephanie Pellegrino is a licensed and practicing Master Esthetician as well as a proctor and licensed esthetic educator with the state of Massachusetts as well Florida. She graduated in Esthetics from New England Center of Esthetic Education in 2006 with a certification of 800 hour Master of Esthetic training.
She has extensive experience in a variety of customized facials, lymphatic drainage, make up application, 3-D lash extensions, spray tanning, body wraps, , microdermabrasion, derma sound, chemical exfoliation and a vast knowledge of skin care products.
As an Esthetician and Educator, Stephanie has joined Spa by Design and is excited to combine the knowledge she has acquired to help her clients achieve there goals. She takes a scientific approach combined with years of experience to ensure all option are explored for maximum beneficial results.
Erin attended Erwin Technical Center in Tampa for Massage Therapy in 2009. She has been been licensed in the State of Flori…da since March 2010. Erin has been trained in several modalities including swedish/relaxation massage, deep tissue massage, sports massage, myofascial massage, hot stone massage, and prenatal massage. Erin enjoys helping make her clients feel pampered, as well as helping alleviate clients’ pain. Additional services, such as aromatherapy, foot treatment, cold stone face massage, and peppermint scalp massage can be added to make your session extra special.