Donna Degnan, L.Ac.

Aleta Schuster is an RN with over 25 years of experience in orthopedics. As a Licensed Massage Therapist in Maryland she brings these years of knowledge and experience with her to customize her massage treatments for each patient. Aleta is uniquely qualified to work with patients who have a variety of medical and chronic pain conditions including sciatica, neck, back and shoulder pain in addition to helping patients reduce stress and improve overall health and wellness.

Calista Stafford, EEMAP, L.Ac, MOM, DOM

Jacki Szimanski is known as the “kinder and gentler” personal trainer and nutrition counselor.  Certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine and Precision Nutrition, Jacki meets you where you are on your fitness journey. Whether you are a seasoned athlete or you are deciding to take control of your physical body for the first time, Jacki can help guide you on your path.

Calista is a Licensed Acupuncturist and the newest member of our staff. She is from Ann Arbor, MI where she studied Donna Eden's Energy Medicine and received her Eden Energy Medicine Advanced Practitioner Certification in 2012.  

Edwin Hewitt, L.Ac.

Jacki Szimanski, CPT-NASM, CES, PNS

Donna Degnan is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Reiki Master, Certified Health Coach, Certified Detox Specialist and is the founder and co-owner of Acupuncture & Wellness Center.  Donna earned her Acupuncture degree from the New York College of Health Professions, is Nationally Board Certified from NCCAOM and is licensed in the State of Maryland. In addition, Donna has a B.A. in Psychology, an M.Ed. in Education and has also completed training at the Institute of Integrative Nutrition and Columbia University to become a Certified Health Counselor.

Jenny Libkhen, LDN, CNS, CIMHP

Meet The Team

Edwin Hewitt is a Licensed Acupuncturist and Detox Specialist received his B.S. in Health Sciences from George Washington University and his M.S. in Acupuncture from the New York College of Health Professionals.  After a 20 year career in the US Navy and Marine Corps as a medic, Edwin went on to work as a Cardio-pulmonary technician for Santara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk VA. 

Yevgeniya (Jenny) Libkhen is a functional nutritionist and a holistic health consultant. She is a Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (LDN), a Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS®), and is a Certified Integrative Mental Health Professional (CIMHP). Through food, mindfulness, lifestyle changes, consistent support, education, motivation, and encouragement, Jenny supports her clients through the journey of improving their health, optimizing their body’s function, and enhancing well-being. 

Restore Balance ​To Your Life & Body

Aleta Schuster, PhD, RN, LMT, Ceoc