meet the team

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Baljinder Gill

President & operations Director

Dr. Baljinder S. Gill DC

Location: Arlington WA & Marysville WA

Baljinder S. Gill D.C., a Washington native, returned to the evergreen state after completing his studies in California. Dr. Gill D.C. earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of the Pacific in 2010 and went on to receive his Doctor of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic West in 2013. Dr. Gill D.C. always wanted to be in the medical field.

He initially pursued the pre-dental program but during his undergraduate studies at Pacific, he learned more about how chiropractic can help others and became very intrigued.

“Healthcare is my passion, and I chose chiropractic because it is a non-invasive way of helping others become healthier and maintain a better lifestyle.”

During his time at Palmer College, Dr. Gill D.C. was very involved with helping advance the chiropractic profession. He served on the national board for the Student American Chiropractic Association for two consecutive terms and received numerous honors and awards.

“My motivations to become a chiropractor are driven by the idea of being able to make a positive difference in the lives of others.”

After completing his residency and post-graduate training at Chirocare, Dr. Gill D.C. accepted a position at the Bellevue Pain Institute. There he received advanced training in working with complex spinal disc cases utilizing cold laser and non-surgical spinal decompression therapy. While at the Bellevue Pain Institute, Dr. Gill D.C. pioneered new treatment protocols for diabetic and peripheral neuropathy. He continues to host seminars to help educate patients.

Dr. Gill D.C. returned to his hometown in May 2016 and founded Symmetria Integrative Medical. He and Dr. Samra-Gill D.C. plan to grow and expand the clinic to offer additional services to their patients and the community.

Dr. Gill D.C. was recognized by the Marysville School District! CLICK HERE to read.

Dr. Gill D.C. in the Arlington Times! CLICK HERE to read.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Lavleen Samra Gill

CEO & Executive Director

Dr. Lavleen K. Samra-Gill PhD, MPH

Location: Arlington WA & Marysville WA

Lavleen K. Samra-Gill is the Clinic Manager of Symmetria Integrative Medical. She completed her doctoral degree in Public Health, with an emphasis on Health Behavior and Epidemiology at Indiana University. She completed her Master’s in Public Health with a focus in Behavioral, Social, & Community Health in 2016 from Indiana University.

She received her Bachelor of Science with a concentration in psychology in 2012 from Indiana University-Purdue University.

Lavleen was previously an Assistant Professor at Indiana University and Project Manager of several research studies at IUPUI and IU, all with a focus on health promotion and disease prevention in community-based settings.

Lavleen’s research focuses on behavioral, social, and cultural factors that impact chronic disease risk and management. Her focus at Symmetria is to create and foster a health care model that places the patient at the heart of care. Her passion has always been in healthcare and non-invasive healing treatments focusing on fixing the cause rather than patching the symptoms. She began her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and saw the physical and emotional side effects of physical pain.

Seeing the repercussions of medication abuse and the emotional ramifications of reduced quality of life, prevention became a driving force in her career. Moreover, her training and education led her to look deeply at the impact of nutrition on chronic disease and physical medicine. At Symmetria, Lavleen strives to provide an environment where the determinants of healthcare are minimized and patient-centered care is reformed.

Her mission is to advance Symmetria Integrative Medical into the gold standard of healthcare through individualized, evidence-based treatment therapies. Her emphasis on community wellness and health promotion and prevention are the fundamental characteristics of Symmetria Integrative Medical.

Erika I. Lopez, Joyce Pittman, Lavleen Samra-Gill, Chelsea Tabor, and Susan M. Rawl. 2015 April 17. Factors Associated with Ostomy Adjustment in People Living with An Intestinal or Urinary Ostomy. Poster session presented at IUPUI Research Day 2015, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Chelsea Tabor, Joyce Pittman, Lavleen Samra-Gill, Susan M. Rawl. 2014 April 17. Evaluating the Quality of Web-based Ostomy Patient Resources. Poster session presented at MNRS 39th Annual Research Conference 2015, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Joyce Pittman, Chelsea Tabor, Lavleen Samra-Gill, Susan M. Rawl. 2014 April 17. Analyzing the gaps in Web-based Ostomy Patient Support Resources. Poster session presented at the American Academy of Nursing’s 2014 Annual Research Conference 2015, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Lavleen Samra-Gill, Chelsea Tabor, Susan M. Rawl, Joyce Pittman. 2014 December. Web-based Ostomy Patient Support: Is it evidence-based? Poster session presented at Nursing Care Research Conference 2014, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Susan McLennon, Lucia Wocial, Lavleen Samra-Gill, Paul Helft. 2015 April 16. Evidence for Factors Contributing to Nurse Moral Distress. Poster session presented at MNRS 39th Annual Research Conference 2015, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Susan M. McLennon, Lavleen Samra-Gill, Paul Helft. 2014 March. Quality of End of Life Cancer Care at Indiana University Health. Poster session presented at RESPECT Conference 2014, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Susan M. McLennon, Lavleen Samra-Gill, Paul Helft. 2015 February 23. Quality of End of Life Cancer Care at Indiana University Health. Poster session presented at AAHPM & HPNA Conference 2015, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Priscilla Barnes, Lavleen Samra-Gill, Carol Weiss-Kennedy, Samantha Schaefer, Erin Fogarty, David Lohrman, Krisha Thiagarajah, Ashleigh Bush. 2015 November 3. Communicate, Coordinate, Collaborate!: A IU Health Case Study Exploring Inter-professional Collaboration Among Primary Care and Medical Nutrition Therapy. Poster session presented at APHA 2015, Chicago, Illinois.

Lavleen Samra-Gill, Lucia Guerra-Reyes, Priscilla Barnes, Jon Agley, Carol Weiss-Kennedy, Susan E. Middlestadt. 2016 October 31. Describing the Chronic Disease Risk and Health Needs of Adult Punjabi Women living in Central Indiana. Oral presentation at APHA 2016, Denver, Colorado.

Lavleen Samra-Gill, Lucia Guerra-Reyes, Priscilla Barnes, Susan E. Middlestadt. 2016 April 7. Exploratory Assessment of the Behavioral, Social, and Health Needs of Punjabi Women Living in Central Indiana. Poster session presented at Indiana Public Health Week Conference, Bloomington, Indiana.

Under Review

Samra-Gill L, Guerra-Reyes L, Barnes P, Agley J, Weiss-Kennedy C, & Middlestadt SE. Describing the disease risk and health needs of Punjabi women in Indiana.

Samra-Gill L, Guerra-Reyes L, Barnes P, Agley J, Weiss-Kennedy C, & Middlestadt SE. Describing the disease risk and health needs of Punjabi women in central Indiana: A faith-based sample.

In Progress

Samra-Gill L, Guerra-Reyes L, Sherwood-Laughlin C, Bidulescu A, Barnes P. Identifying the Current Dietary Behaviors of Punjabi Adults Living in Washington State: A Link to Type 2 Diabetes.

Samra-Gill L, Guerra-Reyes L, Sherwood-Laughlin C, Bidulescu A, Barnes P. New Beginnings for A Better Health: A Faith-Based Intervention among Sikh Asian-Indians Living with Type 2 Diabetes.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Chayton

Case Manager


Location: Marysville WA

Chayton is a holistic case manager at Symmetria Integrative Medical, dedicated to helping individuals achieve optimal health and well-being through a personalized and integrated approach.

With years of experience in case management and a deep understanding of holistic health practices, he is committed to providing compassionate and comprehensive care to every client he works with.

Chayton believes in treating the whole person, rather than just the symptoms, and he is committed to providing personalized care that meets the unique needs of each individual.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Sheryle

Case Manager


Location: Marysville WA

Sheryle is a case manager at Symmetria Integrative Medical. She has more than 17 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and medical industries with a focus on aesthetics.

She enjoys working with patients to develop individualized treatment plans and then guiding them along their journey to health and wellness. She is passionate about addressing the cause of pain/ailments instead of just masking the symptoms due to her personal experience with Stem Cell treatments.

In her free time, Sheryle enjoys spending time with friends and family camping, attending concerts, and cheering on the Seattle Seahawks.

Chronic Pain Arlington WA Marisa

Case Manager


Location: Arlington WA

Marisa is a Case Manager at our Arlington Clinic. She enjoys helping patients live their healthiest and most pain-free lives without the use of invasive treatment and drugs. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family and friends.

With over 15 years of experience serving others as a coach and consultant, Michelle is well-equipped to support our patients on their journey to recovery. Armed with a Marketing Degree from WGU and certification as a Nutrition Coach, with a focus on the Ketogenic Diet and Low-Carb approaches, she possesses the knowledge and expertise to make a meaningful impact. Michelle's commitment to holistic health was deeply influenced by her brother's battle with Type 1 Diabetes, which highlighted the critical role nutrition plays in overall well-being. Firm in her belief that true healing stems from addressing the root cause, Michelle is dedicated to guiding patients toward sustainable health and wellness practices.

Chronic Pain Arlington WA Natasha

Case Manager


Location: Arlington WA

Natasha is one of our Physical Medicine technicians at our Arlington Clinic. Her favorite part about working at Symmetria Integrative Medical is the fun atmosphere of a compassionate team.

When Natasha is not at work, she is spending time with her husband, two pups, and chickens growing their homestead.


CPhysical Medicine Technician


Location: Arlington WA

Caylee serves as a Physical Medicine Technician at Symmetria Integrative Medical. With a deep passion for helping others, she is committed to working closely with her patients to restore their health and well-being.

Caylee eagerly anticipates building lasting relationships with her patients and becoming an integral part of the Arlington community. She looks forward to contributing positively to the lives of those she treats and to the community she serves.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Michelle Meet The Team

Case Manager


Location: Marysville WA

Michelle, our dedicated Case Manager at Symmetria, brings a wealth of experience and passion to her role. Born and raised in Western Washington, she has always understood the importance of health and wellness in both her personal and professional life.

With over 15 years of experience serving others as a coach and consultant, Michelle is well-equipped to support our patients on their journey to recovery.

Armed with a Marketing Degree from WGU and certification as a Nutrition Coach, with a focus on the Ketogenic Diet and Low-Carb approaches, she possesses the knowledge and expertise to make a meaningful impact.

Michelle's commitment to holistic health was deeply influenced by her brother's battle with Type 1 Diabetes, which highlighted the critical role nutrition plays in overall well-being. Firm in her belief that true healing stems from addressing the root cause, Michelle is dedicated to guiding patients toward sustainable health and wellness practices.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Cheri

Metabolic Case Manager

Cheri Soraparu MS, CNN

Location: Marysville WA

Cheri has been a Licensed & Board-Certified Clinical Nutritionist for over 12 years. She received her Master's in Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport and an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the UW. Cheri has always had a strong passion for helping others achieve their optimal potential through lifestyle change, she attends annual scientific symposiums and conferences and has taught countless community education classes.

Growing up in the Pacific Northwest gave Cheri a great appreciation for the intricacies of nature and from a very young she was inherently interested in how the human body functioned. Studying the power of nature, the body, and the mind solidified Cheri's notion that nature knows best and that our body heals itself when provided with the correct environment. Cheri works to identify each client's unique needs and supports them through the process while providing education, resources, and tools for success.

Her goal is to educate her clients and help them develop a comprehensive health and lifestyle program. Cheri believes that feeling good and achieving optimal wellness is accomplished by providing our mind with nourishing thoughts, fueling our body with healing foods and nutrients, optimizing our digestive and detoxification systems, and moving our muscles.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Alissa Bill

Naturopathic Physician

Dr. Alissa C. Bill ND

Location: Marysville WA

Dr. Alissa C. Bill is a Naturopathic Physician, injection specialist, and aesthetic procedures specialist here at Symmetria Medical. She was born and raised in the Greater Northwest and earned a Bachelor of Science from Bastyr University in 2014 with a focus on Integrative Human Biology.

Dr. Bill continued her education at Bastyr University and obtained her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine in 2018 with a strong emphasis on physical medicine, injection therapies, nutrition, and digestive health. Her passion is helping patients take control of their pain and helping them through injection and nutrition therapies.

Prior to Naturopathic medicine, Dr. Bill started her medical career as a Certified Nursing Assistant working primarily with patients diagnosed with Alzheimer's and Dementia. She then moved on to work as an Endoscopy Technician at a local hospital seeing first-hand the importance of gut health and the significant role it plays in whole-body health. Both jobs played a pivotal role in Dr. Bill's outlook on our healthcare system. She saw firsthand the importance of treating the whole person, finding the source of dysfunction rather than treating only the symptoms of a problem, as well as focusing on diet and lifestyle modifications.

Aside from medical practice, Dr. Bill loves spending time with her family and kids, traveling, and being outdoors.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Eric Hughes

Naturopathic Physician

Dr. Eric R. Hughes ND

Location: Marysville WA

Dr. Eric Hughes is a Naturopathic Physician here at Symmetria Medical. He was born and raised in Everett, Washington, and earned a Bachelor of Science from Washington State University in 2013 with a focus on Basic Medical Sciences.

Dr. Hughes continued his education at Bastyr University and obtained his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine in 2019 with a strong focus on physical medicine and physical rehabilitation.

During his time at WSU, Dr. Hughes was striving to find out how to live a healthier lifestyle through food and exercise. During his extracurricular studies, he had heard about Naturopathic Medicine and realized that he could share the very aspects he was practicing and applying in his own life in a medical setting different from the conventional medicine model. From that moment on, he knew that he wanted to become a Naturopathic Physician and work with patients from a holistic perspective.

In addition to his formal schooling, Dr. Hughes coached CrossFit for 7 years. He worked with, educated, and guided clients from all walks of life with the same purpose of wanting to become the best versions of themselves. He learned that making life-changing decisions requires patience, dedication, and perseverance from the hard work that his clients put in every day.

Outside of practicing medicine, Dr. Hughes' passions lie in disc golf, where he is a sponsored professional player. In addition, he enjoys spending time with his wife Alyssa, and their dogs Brody and Milo.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA James Drake

Naturopathic Physician

Dr. James A. M. Drake ND

Location: Marysville WA

Dr. James Drake is a Naturopathic Physician at Symmetria Medical, who has called Washington home since he began his medical studies at Bastyr University in 2012. Dr. Drake obtained his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine in 2016 and is passionate about combining conventional and traditional evidence-based therapies to help his patients achieve optimal health.

Dr. Drake believes in the body's innate ability to heal and supports it with supplements and pharmaceutical medications as needed. Prior to medical school, he received his Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering and Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2012.

But that's not all - Dr. James is also a former yoga instructor, having taught for six years before entering medical school. During his undergraduate education, he was an instructor and club officer in the Fencing Club at his university. With such a diverse range of experiences and expertise, Dr. James is dedicated to helping patients achieve holistic wellness through personalized care.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Scott Pacheco

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Scott K. Pacheco DC

Location: Marysville WA

Dr. Scott Pacheco is a San Francisco Bay Area native, who grew up in the south bay. After serving eight years in the US Army, he worked as an operations supervisor and project manager for a high-tech company. While training for a marathon in 2000, Dr. Pacheco started experiencing low back, hip, and knee pain.

After seeing his MD and not getting any answers, he decided to see a chiropractor. It was explained to him what was wrong and how chiropractic may help. That was the start of a new way of thinking for him and led to Dr. Pacheco going to Palmer College of Chiropractic. In 2006, Dr. Pacheco graduated and has been helping people ever since.

After graduation, Dr. Pacheco started working in a three-doctor office in Danville, CA, where he learned the value of family care and palliative therapy to help patients get out of pain faster. A year and a half later, Dr. Pacheco went to work for a doctor in Fremont, CA who had offices throughout the East Bay Area with associate doctors managing them. Wanting to learn that model, Dr. Scott stayed for three and a half years running his own satellite clinic in San Lorenzo, CA. During that time, a majority of the cases were personal and sports injuries.

In 2011 Dr. Pacheco opened his own clinic in Oakland, CA with an emphasis on personal injury cases. He continued to expand his knowledge with specialized training dealing with extremity injuries, including hands and feet, helping patients who were suffering from frozen shoulder syndrome, plantar fasciitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and many other conditions.

After two years of commuting from the San Ramon Valley, Dr. Pacheco decided to move closer to home, which led to opening a new office back in Danville, CA, where he practiced for over 5 years. In the early summer of 2019, Dr. Pacheco closed his office in California and moved to Washington to be closer to family. Symmetrias' focus on patient care matched well with Dr. Pachecos' years of experience and values, and in June 2019, he joined their team. No matter the problem, rest assured that Dr. Pacheco has the skill and training to provide you and your family with the best care available.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Brain Jang

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Geun-Yeong (Brian) Jang DC

Location: Marysville WA

Dr. Brian G. Jang is a Chiropractic physician who currently practices at Symmetria Medical. His journey into the field of chiropractic medicine started after he experienced a knee injury with a broken patella while playing soccer during his time as a naval officer in South Korea.

This injury eventually led to the development of back pain one year later. In his pursuit of relief from back pain, Dr. Jang tried various treatments, eventually finding effective relief with a combination of chiropractic care, deep tissue massage, and acupuncture.

To further his knowledge and expertise, he decided to study abroad for chiropractic and attended Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA, in 2009. He had a keen interest in sports chiropractic and rehabilitation, which led him to become a rehab intern before his externship. During externship in Chicago, he also pursued additional training in acupuncture and obtained the Illinois state certificate in acupuncture in 2013.

Throughout his career, Dr. Jang continued to expand his skills and knowledge in various chiropractic techniques. He became an associate doctor at Dynamic Chiros, where he learned about CBP (Chiropractic Biophysics), a technique that proved effective in resolving his own low back issues. He pursued a general certificate course in CBP in 2019 and an advanced certificate in 2023.

His dedication to his profession and his patients; well-being earned him the recognition of being named; Top Doctor 2020; by Seattle Magazine. Dr. Jang's passion for finding the best solutions for ultimate health drives him to provide the highest quality care to his patients.

Outside of his professional life, Dr. Jang enjoys playing ping pong, listening to music, and singing. He has also taken up shooting sports like clay shooting and practical shooting since the Covid-19 pandemic, and he aspires to become a champion in those competitions.

Overall, Dr. Jang's journey as a chiropractic physician showcases his commitment to the field, his continuous pursuit of knowledge, and his passion for improving the health and well-being of his patients.

Chronic Pain Arlington WA Brice Kovarik

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Brice P. Kovarik DC

Location: Arlington WA

Dr. Brice Kovarik is a 2002 graduate of Logan University just outside of St. Louis, Missouri. For the past 21 years, Dr. Kovarik has helped hundreds of patients find relief from ailments such as migraines, sciatica, neck and low back pain, extremity injuries, pinched nerves, and more.

Dr. Kovarik has advanced training in postural rehabilitation (with an emphasis on restoring the body's natural posture) to reduce and alleviate future ailments caused by these imbalances. Dr. Kovarik has been trained in Chiropractic Biophysics (CBP) and Pettibon adjusting techniques which both focus on rehabilitating posture.

Dr. Kovarik was always interested in Healthcare. In high school, he was a volunteer with his hometown's ambulance crew and one of the youngest Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) in North Dakota, so young, they couldn't give him the title of EMT until he turned 18 years old 2 years later. Dr. Kovarik was also a Surgical Technologist and working in surgery just a couple of years out of high school. After 5 years of helping with hip and knee replacements, cataract surgeries, gallbladder and appendix removals, pacemaker replacements, and many other surgeries, he decided to enter Chiropractic school at Logan University.

In 2000, Dr. Kovarik received his Bachelor's Degree in Human Biology followed by a Doctorate in Chiropractic in August 2002. After spending his childhood in North Dakota and his schooling in
Missouri, he decided he wanted to escape freezing winters and hot, humid summers so in 2002 he moved to the Pacific Northwest.

Dr. Kovarik, his wife, and three children enjoy an active lifestyle while exploring the beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Dr. Kovarik is a skilled pool player and enjoys golfing when the weather permits. He is passionate about helping his friends, family, and patients find better health through Chiropractic, improved nutrition, exercise, and healthy lifestyle choices. If you, or someone you know, are seeking pain relief, more energy, or improved health you will be in good hands with Dr. Kovarik and the team at Symmetria Integrative Medical.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Brianna Joyce

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Brianna Joyce DC

Location: Marysville WA

Dr. Brianna Joyce, our esteemed Chiropractic Physician, has a rich background shaped by her upbringing in various parts of the United States, courtesy of her father's military career in the Marines.

Her profound love for chiropractic care was ignited right here in Washington during her senior year at Lakewood High School. While conducting her senior project centered on chiropractic practices, she witnessed the remarkable healing potential of physical medicine, solidifying her decision to dedicate her life to this field.

Dr. Brianna Joyce's educational journey led her to Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa, where she completed her studies and earned her degree in 2023. During the final phase of her education, she had the privilege of working with a wellness center specializing in prenatal and postpartum care, where she provided chiropractic adjustments to expectant mothers and their families.

Upon graduation, Dr. Joyce knew that she needed to return to the community that had sparked her passion, leading her back to Washington. Outside of her patient care duties, she finds joy in exploring new restaurants, indulging in gaming, and embarking on PNW adventures with her husband and feline companion. Dr. Joyce is dedicated to serving patients of all ages, helping them achieve their individual health goals.

She chose to make Symmetria Integrative Medical her professional home due to its vibrant and positive atmosphere, as well as its unwavering commitment to patient well-being. Dr. Joyce is thrilled to assist her patients in returning to the activities they love and embracing their fullest lives.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Robin Burgess Jackson

Doctor of Nurse Practitioner

Dr. Robin M. Burgess-Jackson DNP

Location: Marysville WA

Robin is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She began her career in health care by working as a certified nursing assistant at a local hospital in British Columbia, Canada when she was 18 years old.

Since that time, she has logged nearly 34 years of medical experience and education in a variety of specialties from critical care, neurology, nursing education, urgent care services, neuropathy, sports medicine, and integrative medicine.

Robin has spent the last 5 years training doctors across the United States on the cutting-edge procedures of regenerative medicine. She is a sought-after medical provider for her vast knowledge and experience in the regenerative medicine field.

In her free time, what she enjoys most is being with family - six daughters, one son, and four grandsons. She also enjoys education opportunities to broaden her integrative medicine approach.

Practice Philosophy
A person's health status reflects every aspect of his or her life.

Robin believes in partnering with her patients, providing both education and support, to help them achieve their healthcare goals. Robin utilizes a holistic approach, focusing on disease prevention through healthy lifestyle changes and the use of alternative therapies. She has a keen interest in integrative medicine and enjoys working collaboratively with integrative healthcare providers to help her patients achieve optimum health. Robin believes that by treating each person as an individual, she is best able to help her patients achieve their healthcare goals.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Arham

Registered Nurse

Ahram Hwang RN

Location: Marysville WA

Arham, our new hydration nurse, is a certified practitioner in injections and IV therapy, born and raised in Washington with a passion for nursing that began in her youth. Starting out as a CNA in nursing homes, assisted living, and home care at the age of 18.

She then went on to work at a long-term acute care hospital in Kansas City while studying to become a nurse. With 12 years of nursing experience under her belt, she has spent 7 of those years working in various units at a hospital, including medical surgery, renal, and ICU, and the past 5 years in home infusion.

When she's not working, Arham enjoys spending quality time with her family and indulging in her love of baking, specializing in decorated sugar cookies and macarons. She is also committed to furthering her nursing career by exploring different specialties, with a keen interest in aesthetics. Arham is eager to help our patients feel their best with our IV infusions, facilitating their healing journey.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Tina B

Registered Nurse

Tina Brewer, R.N.

Location: Marysville WA & Lake Stevens WA

Tina, our newest Hydration Nurse at Symmetria, was born in Washington DC, and raised on the Oregon Coast. She later moved to the Seattle area, where she earned a Bachelor's degree in History from the University of Washington in 1992.

Tina's interest in medicine developed during motherhood as she explored non-toxic ways to manage her first daughter's common childhood illnesses. This journey led her to holistic medical care, with a pivotal experience with a homeopathic physician fueling her determination to deepen her involvement in this field. Tina pursued nursing studies and has since worked as an RN for 14 years, gaining experience in a Primary Care clinic, post-hospitalization rehabilitation, and most recently, Home Health.

Excited about using her nursing expertise to support holistic healing goals, Tina is dedicated to contributing to the well-being of providers and patients at Symmetria. Outside of work, she finds joy in reading, knitting, long walks, and caring for the numerous plants that inhabit her home. Tina, with her three mostly grown daughters, and husband David, is navigating the transition to an empty nest with enthusiasm and curiosity.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Corrie

Medical Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Corrie is a Medical Technician, she works alongside our providers assisting with exams, injections, and performing blood draws. She likes the teamwork and the friendly welcoming atmosphere of Symmetria.

When she is not working, she loves spending time with her three kids and enjoys reading, traveling whenever possible, hiking, running & doing 5Ks.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Rachelle

Medical Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Born and raised in Washington, my journey has always been driven by a heartfelt desire to positively impact people's lives. While I initially pursued a path in Criminal Justice, my passion for aiding others led me to a career shift as an EMT.

As my journey continued to unfold, my true calling revealed itself in the realm of healthcare. I embarked on a fulfilling path as a Nursing Assistant and Activities Assistant in a nursing home, cherishing the opportunity to bring joy and comfort to the residents in my care.

My personal experiences, particularly coping with the loss of both my parents at a young age, drew me towards the family-like culture at Symmetria Integrative Medical. Here, I've found a place where I can seamlessly merge my compassionate nature with my medical expertise, crafting a holistic approach to patient care that I wholeheartedly believe in.

Beyond my dedicated professional pursuits, I ventured into the world of pastry school. I find immense joy in baking and embark on exciting adventures with my beloved 9-year-old Pitbull mix rescue companion. My life is a fusion of unwavering dedication to healthcare and the delightful art of culinary creation.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Megan

Medical Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Megan, one of our physical medical technicians, brings over 3 years of experience in the healthcare field as a CNA. She is enthusiastic about assisting patients in reclaiming their joy in life, engaging in activities, and pursuing hobbies.

In her free time, Megan indulges in her passion for writing music, playing the piano, and exploring scenic hikes.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Taylor

Physical Medicine Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Taylor is a Physical Medicine Technician at Symmetria Integrative Medical. She loves how Symmetria feels like a family. Taylor graduated with her Associate's Degree from Everett Community College in 2017.

Then with her Bachelor's Degree from Western Washington University in 2020. In her free time, Taylor loves spending time with family, cooking, baking, and listening to the True Crime Obsessed podcast.

Chronic Pain Arlington WA Stacia

Physical Medicine Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Stacia is one of our Physical Medicine Technicians at Symmetria Integrative Medical. Stacia is looking forward to helping patients get back into their favorite activities and enjoying a pain-free life from the hard work and dedication that Symmetria Medical has.

Stacia loves road trips, swimming, paddle boarding, and exploring the outdoors whenever she can.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Marianna Meet The Team

Physical Medicine Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Marianna, a Physical Medicine Technician at the Marysville clinic, brings a fresh perspective to the team. A recent graduate of the University of Washington with a Bachelor's of Science in Medical Anthropology and Global Health, she's eager to contribute to Symmetria's mission of restoring patients to full health.

Though new to the Marysville area, Marianna is excited to explore all it has to offer. Outside of work, she's an avid outdoors enthusiast, often found hiking, paddleboarding, or rowing.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Danielle

Physical Medical Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Danielle is a Physical Medicine Technician in the Marysville clinic and has been apart of the Marysville community for over a decade.

She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and is eager in assisting people in crafting the best versions of themselves through training and teamwork.

Danielle is a powerlifter, which requires lots of mobility work. Danielle also loves to be outdoors hiking, camping, and backpacking. Danielle is excited to be a part of the Symmetria family both staff and its patients.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Jessica

Physical Medical Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Jessica is a passionate Physical Medicine Technician at Symmetria Marysville. Originally from Bogota, Colombia, Jessica brings her zest for learning and dedication to every aspect of her role as a Physical Medicine Tech. Although she may not have extensive experience in the field, her open-mindedness and determination to grow make her a valuable asset to our team.

With an Associate Degree in arts from Edmonds Community College, Jessica's thirst for knowledge and commitment to helping others shine brightly. Her genuine love for assisting people ensures that each patient receives the utmost care and attention.

Outside of work, Jessica enjoys exploring her creative side by reading, painting, and cherishing quality time with her 8-year-old daughter during walks and movie nights. Staying fit and active is essential to her, making exercise a regular part of her routine.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Linda

Physical Medicine Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Linda, one of our skilled Physical Medicine technicians, brings a wealth of experience in injury recovery and specialized expertise in pregnancy and postpartum fitness.

With a focus on creating meaningful connections and guiding clients to their best selves, Linda is a supportive presence on your wellness journey. Having served 11 years in the Army, Linda embodies dedication and discipline, qualities seamlessly integrated into her approach to health and fitness.

Originally from California, she now proudly calls Washington home. Contributing her passion and experience to Symmetria, Linda is enthusiastic about enhancing your wellness experience.

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Drea Meet The Team

Physical Medicine Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Drea brings her passion for health and wellness to Symmetria as a dedicated Physical Medicine Technician in our Marysville clinic.

Originally hailing from the East Coast and a graduate of Grove City College, she quickly embraced the beauty of the Pacific Northwest after the arrival of her first child. Having personally experienced the benefits of various modalities at Symmetria, Drea is thrilled to assist others on their health journey. When she's not helping patients, Drea enjoys family adventures, and one of their most cherished memories is a cross-country motorhome trip, exploring National Parks and connecting with friends and family.


Physical Medicine Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Alina is a dedicated Physical Medicine Technician at Symmetria Integrative Medical, where she brings enthusiasm and compassion to her role in patient care.

She earned her Bachelor's degree from Western Washington University in 2021, followed by her Master's degree from Southern New Hampshire University in 2022. Alina is passionate about assisting patients on their journey to recovery and wellness.


Physical Medicine Technician


Location: Marysville WA

Cat, is one of our skilled Physical Medicine technicians at the Marysville clinic. With a background as a nursing assistant, Cat seamlessly connects her past experiences to her current role, dedicated to supporting patients on their path to improved well-being.

Beyond work, she finds joy in the art of crocheting.

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Licensed Massage Therapist


Location: Marysville WA

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Location: Marysville WA

Chronic Pain Marysville WA Desiree

Patient Intake Coordinator


Location: Marysville WA

Desiree is a proficient patient intake coordinator at Symmetria Integrative Medical, where she plays a vital role in ensuring smooth operations and an exceptional patient experience.

With a keen eye for detail and a comprehensive understanding of medical records, she adeptly manages complex documentation requests, ensuring accuracy and compliance. Her proactive approach shines as she assists healthcare providers with various administrative tasks, such as referrals, disability paperwork, and L&I documentation. Moreover, Desiree's expertise extends to assembling patient files, aiding providers and case managers in preparing patients for exams and reports of findings.

Outside of work, she enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends, traveling, snowmobiling, crafting, and indulging in her passion for decluttering and organizing her family and friends' homes, showcasing her balanced and multifaceted lifestyle.

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First Impressions Coordinator
At Symmetria Integrative Medical


Location: Arlington WA

As Symmetria's First Impressions Coordinator, Melissa holds a pivotal role in welcoming and guiding individuals through their healthcare journey. Her path to this role is a testament to her diverse experiences and unwavering dedication.

With a foundation in the hospitality industry, Melissa learned the art of impeccable service and adaptability. Her transition into healthcare was driven by her passion for helping others. Armed with a business education from the University of Montana, she embarked on a career that resonated deeply with her.

Over the years, Melissa has traversed various healthcare domains, from outpatient therapy to critical care, showcasing her broad expertise and positively impacting countless lives.

Beyond her professional commitments, Melissa leads a rich and fulfilling life. She is deeply immersed in the world of equine excellence, where she dedicates her time to training and showcasing horses at the highest echelons of competition. Her love for these majestic creatures is a testament to her skill and unwavering discipline.

In quieter moments, Melissa finds solace in the pages of books, immersing herself in literature's captivating realms. She also cherishes the warm companionship of her beloved pets, including Panda, her loyal canine friend, and a few cherished feline companions.

Melissa's journey is a vivid tapestry, interwoven with diverse experiences, professional commitment, and the pursuit of passions that bring her joy and fulfillment.

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First Impressions Coordinator
At Symmetria Integrative Medical


Location: Marysville WA


First Impressions Coordinator
At Symmetria Integrative Medical


Location: Marysville WA

Melanie is the First Impressions Coordinator at Symmetria Integrative Medical. With extensive experience in hospitality management, sales, and business management, she finds joy in making others smile and feel heard.

While pursuing a degree in Kinesiology, Melanie gained valuable healthcare experience as front-end personnel, a Medical Assistant, and a Marketing Director, providing her with a unique perspective on the industry.

At Symmetria, Melanie hopes to make a meaningful impact on everyone she meets, no matter how big or small. Her determination, inquisitive nature, and organizational skills aim to enhance the community at Symmetria Integrative Medical.

Outside of work, Melanie is passionate about her dog, River, the sweetest of Pitbulls, as well as her husband and family. Whether she's recounting a recent movie or a family event, her family remains the most important thing to her.

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Patient Journey Coordinator


Location: Marysville WA

Sara serves as a Patient Journey Coordinator at Symmetria. Originating from a small town near Jackson Hole, Wyoming, she relocated to Washington after high school.

Sara commenced her career with Enterprise Rent-A-Car, accumulating nearly 20 years of customer service experience. Seeking a new adventure, she transitioned to become a Talent Requisition Specialist for Seattle Nanny Network. Now at Symmetria, Sara channels her expertise in delivering excellent customer service, focusing on holistic healing. In her leisure, she enjoys extended walks with her dog, capturing photographs of the stunning scenery the Northwest has to offer.

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Community Outreach Coordinator


Location: Marysville WA

Tanya Crisp is the Community Outreach Coordinator at Symmetria Integrated Medical. Originally from California, she moved to the PNW (Pacific Northwest) around ten years ago for a change of scenery. With a degree in Human Services, Tanya is passionate about education.

She's excited to spread the word about what Symmetria does and the services it offers to the community. Tanya firmly believes that everyone deserves a chance to feel great and live without pain.

Outside of work, Tanya loves hiking and enjoys live performances, live music, trying new foods, and spending time with animals. But that's not all - Tanya has also tried belly dancing and even fire hooping. She's all about new experiences and making lasting memories on her adventures.

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Public Relations & Marketing Specialist


Location: Marysville WA

Abigayle, better known as "Abi," was raised in Arlington, Washington. She has been a part of the Symmetria family for over 4 years. During her time here, Abi has been cross-trained in almost every position at the clinic.

When she was first hired, she started as a Laser technician, then shortly after she began training with the providers to be the primary Rehabilitation Technician. Abi studied with ACE to get her personal trainer's license to learn more ways to help and support her patients' healing.

After a couple of years, Abi transitioned into training and cross-training new and current employees. She is now our Public Relations and Marketing Specialist. Although she misses face-to-face interaction with patients, she is passionate about educating the community about what we do and all the ways we can help.

When she is not making social media posts or scheduling patients, she enjoys spending her time with her longtime boyfriend and big German Shepherd, Leto. They have recently moved onto a 33' sailing catamaran and plan on adventuring the Puget Sound in their free time. Abi also enjoys swimming in the ocean, singing karaoke, and finding cool new places to eat.

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Public Relations & Marketing Specialist


Location: Marysville WA

In her role at Symmetria, Kendra serves as the initial point of contact for individuals scheduling appointments. She takes pleasure in interacting with patients, aiding them in the scheduling process, and providing support as they commence their healing journey.

Hailing from Colorado, Kendra is passionate about outdoor pursuits such as trail walking and gym workouts in her free time. An ardent dog enthusiast, she shares her home with two furry companions.

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Production Manager & Billing Specialist


Location: Arlington WA & Marysville WA

Katie is the Production Manager and Billing Specialist at Symmetria Integrative Medical. She may spend a lot of her work days buried in paperwork, insurance claims, and authorizations, but also enjoys answering patient questions, lending a helping hand around the office, and meeting with new patients to discuss their new treatment plans and benefits.

When she is not at work, she loves spending time with her kids and partner, taking road trips, making new memories, and riding quads and UTVs. She also enjoys time in the kitchen, testing new recipes, or various home projects and crafts to let out some creative energy with her family.