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Benessair Health

Certified, Committed,
Compassionate

Our Board-Certified physicians and expert level trainers are top of their fields and dedicated to helping our clients maximize their health.

Dr. Carrie Bordinko, RN, BSN, MD– Founder and CEO

Dr. Carrie Bordinko is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician. Creating the space of Consolaré and Benessair Health has been her dream in the making over the last 20 years.

Dr. Bordinko practices what she preaches by maintaining a daily regimen of fitness, nutrition, and moderation. She spends her limited free time weight lifting, boxing, horseback riding, and is currently mastering gymnastics, all after the age of 50.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Voted “Top Doctors In Concierge Medicine nationally” – for 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2020.
  • BA – Nursing – Arizona State University. Graduated Summa Cum Laude
  • Medical Degree from Saba University
  • Internal Medicine Residency at Saint Joseph Hospital and  Medical Center – Phoenix, AZ. Earned Resident of the Year Award
  • Achieved the first-ever third-year Chief Residency in Internal Medicine at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona
Hear more from Dr. Carrie ↦
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Sophia Hamra, Care Concierge

Sophia has lived in Paradise Valley for over 30 years.  Her professional life was in Commercial Real Estate and Property Management. Sophia spent more recent times raising her family and acting as a spokesperson\model helping her husband grow the family business.  Sophia has always had a passion for health and wellness and a genuine care for others.  Her interests include exercising, entertaining, cooking, baking and spending time with family and friends.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Associates of Arts in Communication from Scottsdale Community College
  • Commercial Real Estate and Property Management
Hear more from Sophia ↦
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Alyssa Geissler, Care Concierge

Alyssa joins the Benessair team with a background in all levels of concierge healthcare. She has been working as a Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) for more than five years.  Alyssa hold a bachelor’s degree in Business Sports Management. Her passion is being involved in the health/wellness field and helping others in their journey. During her free time, she enjoys weight training, watching sports, healthy cooking and hanging out with her dog. Originally from Illinois she is excited to be in Arizona and adding her talents to Benessair Health.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Lindenwood University – Bachelor of Business, Sports Management
  • American Council on Exercise Certification (ACE)
  • Club Fitness of Illinois – Certified Personal Trainer and Assistant manager 
  • Experience working with health/medical concierge

Stefanie Dawson,  Hyperbaric Technician, RN, BSN,

Stefanie joins Benessair with diverse nursing experience from neonatal ICU, newborn nursery, orthopedic post-operative care, IV therapy, and hyperbarics. Her passion is providing healthcare to clients and addressing the root cause of illness to find healing. After seeing the healing capabilities of medical grade hyperbaric oxygen, Stefanie was led to her role as a hyperbarics technician. Her experience gives her a greater understanding of the path to wellness. When not at work, Stefanie is cooking healthy meals and caring for her 3 children and husband. She loves country, swing and line dancing as well as DIY projects.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • San Diego State University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1992
  • Transformational Nurse Coach 2020
  • Holistic Nurse 2020
  • American Heart Association BLS-CPR certified
Hear more from Stefanie ↦

Greg Law, Physical Therapist

Greg is an accomplished physical therapist who values the one-on-one interaction with clients and guiding their rehabilitation and performance improvement journey. He attended Western Illinois University earning a Bachelor’s in Marketing. He returned to school to study physical therapy. Since completing his doctorate degree, he has earned his CFMT graduating with honors and Medical Golf Certification. Greg’s philosophy is based on assessing mechanical, neuromuscular and motor control deficits treating any dysfunction with soft tissue and joint issues, visceral mobilization, neural mobilization, and proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) . Greg’s emphasis is returning clients to their desired level of performance by providing functional, goal-oriented exercises specific to the client. He enjoys spending his spare time with his family, playing guitar, golfing and exercising.
Education and Achievements ↦
  • Western Illinois University, Bachelor Degree – Marketing
  • Midwestern University, Glendale AZ – Doctorate in Physical Therapy 2014
  • Institute of Physical Art, Certified Functional Manual Therapist (CFMT) w/honors 2018
  • Medical Golf Certification through Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) – Level 2
  • Additional Certification – Dry Needling
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Chris Clarkson, Personal Trainer

Chris has spent the last 5 years taking his experience and knowledge from working with the highest-level athletes to create effective and results oriented training for his clients. He works with clients in weight loss, muscle and strength gain, runners, cyclist, tennis and golf. 

The most important thing to Chris is his clients.  Making sure they reach their goals, stay injury free and are enjoying their sessions are the top priorities.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Purdue University – Bachelor of Science, Applied Exercise and Health
  • Purdue University – Assistant Strength Coach, Football, Wrestling, Diving, Soccer and Tennis
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association – CSCS (Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist)
  • Experience in the Village Health club in AZ and EXOS Health club group in CA
Hear more from Chris ↦

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Aaron Maxwell, Personal Trainer

Aaron has over 20-years of experience in health/wellness creating, developing and managing personal training teams. His experience includes professional athletes, seniors, competitors and client rehabilitation. Using resistance training and kinesthetic movements, Aaron works with patterns of motion that promote longevity and function of the body. After sustaining injuries himself, insuring injury prevention while assuring clients achieve their full potential are his top priority. In his personal time Aaron enjoys hiking, shooting, exercise, music and animals.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Arizona State University – Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine – NASM (Certified Personal Trainer, Performance Enhancement Specialist)
  • American Council on Exercise – ACE (Certified Personal Trainer)
  • Management experience in Life Time Fitness and the Village Health Club and Spas
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Charlie McCollum, Licensed Massage Therapist

Charlie is a well-known massage therapist in The Valley who believes in the value of soft tissue manipulation. In his more than 15-year career, Charlie has worked with clients dealing with everyday chronic stress, assisting in athletic recovery, pre/post-performance, worked clients through injuries and more. Charlie specialized in a multi-modal approach to deep and soft tissue manipulation. He is an active member of the American Massage Therapy Association. In his free time, he enjoys travel, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Arizona School of Massage & Body Work/Cortiva Institute – 2005
  • Cortiva Institute/Arizona School of Body Work – Master Body Work Program – 2006
  • Continuous Education – ongoing and up to date
Hear more from Charlie ↦
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Sarrah Mayfield, RN, BSN

Sarrah joins us with over 25 years in the medical field in various capacities. Her experience includes meeting healthcare needs of clients through primary care medicine, pain management, allergy & immunology and head and neck surgery care. All with a compassionate personal touch.
Her volunteer service includes Mass Casualty Incident Drill at Phoenix Children’s, Community Emergency Response Team at her church and in the community. Her free time is enjoyed with family and friends and doing family history research. Her graduation goal was to pursue personal health and wellness.
Education and Achievements ↦
  • National Center for Competency Testing, Certified Medical Assistant, 2006

  • Maricopa Community College, Associate Degree Nursing, 2016

  • Northern Arizona University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 2022

  • American Heart Association BLS/CPR/AED certified

Hear more from Sarrah ↦

Kristi Stickelman, BSN

Kristi is a Graduate of Vanderbilt University, Nashville TN with Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She has been practicing nursing since 1984 in a variety of settings, with a particular expertise in home infusion therapy since 2002. She has assisted Consolaré and Benessair since 2009. Kristi is married and has four adult children and three grandchildren. In her free time she enjoys travel, exercise, hiking, and spending quality time with family and close friends.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • BS in Nursing Vanderbilt University – Nashville, TN 1980 to 1984
  • Member of The Infusion Nurses Society October 2007 to Present
  • CPR certified 

Jeri Davis, RN, MBA

Jeri joined the team in 2010 as a nurse consultant; she cares for patients in their homes, she has assisted Consolaré and Benessair in a variety of capacities. Jeri holds a Bachelor’s in Nursing from Southern Nazarene University and a Master’s in Business from University of Phoenix. She has practiced nursing since 1988 in a variety of clinical and healthcare business roles. Her expertise lies in intensive care and pain management nursing, as well as triage. In her free time she enjoys singing and everything that involves Major League Baseball.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Arizona State Board of Nursing, Registered Nurse Basic Life Support
  • American College of Healthcare Executives – Member since 2007
  • American Society for Pain Management Nurses – Member 2002-2007
  • Master’s in Business Administration, 2000  University of Phoenix, Emphasis in Healthcare Management
  • Bachelors of Science (B.S.) Nursing, 1988, Southern Nazarene University

Kehart Racoma, AGNP-c, MSN-Ed, CWCN

Kehart joined Consolaré and Benessair in 2012  with a key interest in wound and ostomy care, as well as Diabetes management and education, alongside her Research Fellowship. She received her Bachelors and Masters of Nursing from Arizona State University, where she is currently studying for her Doctorate of Nurse Practice to become a Nurse Practitioner. In her spare time, which is little, she enjoys traveling and family time.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • 2004-2006 Mesa Boswell CC  Nursing ADN
  • 2009 Arizona State University Nursing  RN-BSN
  • 2011-2013 Arizona State University Nursing, Education MSN-Ed
  • 2015-present Arizona State University Nursing, Adult/Gero DNP

Tanya Batche, RDN, Dietitian

Tanya Batche is an inspirational and interpersonal innovator who motivates clients and employees to exceed expectations as she does with all who work with her. She is a corporate dietitian in healthcare with demonstrated expertise in dietetics, dining services, nutritional consulting, food service management, kitchen and equipment specification and design, menu development and analysis, and dietitian training programs.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Received RDN, LD from University of Akron
  • Bachelors Degree in Dietetics and Nutrition
  • ADA Certificate in Adult Weight Management 

Advisors

Shuyuan Hong, MS, Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner

Shuyuan Hong, MS brings an extensive education in classes for an allopathic physician of western medicine and a practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Having studied extensively in both areas of medicine she is able to bridge the two methodologies with a broad understanding of your body and how to read it. She is able to support treatment in harmony with western medicine practices and philosophy in areas of the nervous system, both male and female hormones, chronic pain and addiction by focusing on Chinese herb theories in TCM.

Dr. Michael Breus, PhD– The Sleep Doctor

Dr. Michael Breus is a Clinical Psychologist and both a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and a Fellow of The American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He was one of the youngest people to have passed the Board at age 31 and, with a specialty in Sleep Disorders, is one of only 168 psychologists in the world with his credentials and distinction. Dr. Breus is on the clinical advisory board of The Dr. Oz Show and appears regularly on the show.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine
  • The American Academy of Sleep Medicine – Fellow
  • Clinical Advisory Board – Dr. Oz Show
  • Author of (enter books/publications)
  • Teaching and Appearances – CNN, Oprah, The View, Anderson Cooper, Rachael Ray, Fox and Friends, The Doctors, Joy Behar, The CBS Early Show, The Today Show, Kelly and Michael

Dr. Greg Evangelista, MD– Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Gregory T. Evangelista is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who currently serves as the Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Honor Health Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center. His primary focus is on the treatment of conditions that affect the cartilage, ligaments and tendons of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Evangelista’s objective is to make sure your concerns are heard, providing you with a clear understanding of your options and treating you with sensitivity and compassion.
Education and Achievements ↦
  • BA with Honors in Chemistry- Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
  • Medical School – New York University School of Medicine, NY
  • Residency at the Hospital of Joint Diseases – NYU, NY
  • Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Honor Health Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
  • Clinical Assistant Professor – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix
  • Voted “Top Doctor” in PHOENIX Magazine – 2010, 2013 – 2016

Dr. Saima Saeed, MD– Medical Oncology and Hematology

Dr. Saima Saeed is a board-certified Medical Oncologist and Hematologist practicing in Arizona for the last 16 years at leading cancer intuitions. Dr. Saeed evaluates and treats patients with various types of cancer and strives to provide comprehensive and personalized care. She believes every patient should receive compassionate care and comprehensive attention, and is committed to taking as much time as her patients need to understand their treatment options. In her spare time she enjoys yoga, strength training and barre classes. She is an animal advocate, incredibly well-traveled and a self-proclaimed foodie.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • BA – Psychology – University of Oklahoma College of Arts and Sciences – Norman, OK. Graduated Magna Cum Laude
  • Medical Degree – University of Oklahoma College of Medicine – Oklahoma City, OK
  • Internal Medicine Residency at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center – Phoenix, AZ. Earned Resident of the Year Award
  • Medical Director for CTCA Outpatient Care Centers in Scottsdale, N. Phoenix, Gilbert
  • Board Certified Medical Oncologist and Hematologist at Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Dr. Matthew Crooks

Dr. Mathew Crooks, MD – Double Board-Certified Pain Management Specialist

Dr. Matthew Crooks is a double board certified, fellowship trained interventional pain specialist. He has trained with experts in pain medicine at two of the nation’s top hospitals training in acute and chronic pain management completing residency in Anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. While at Johns Hopkins, he was selected Chief Resident of the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine for 2008-2009. During fellowship in Pain Medicine at UCLA, he served as Chair of the Resident Section Committee of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), focusing on teaching and developing the next generation of pain specialists. He currently serves as Associate Faculty with ASRA. He is published in peer-reviewed journals and textbook chapters on pain management and involved in research interventional pain procedures and new treatments.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Fellow, Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology: University of California Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine Los Angeles, CA 2009-2010
  • Chief Resident, Anesthesiology: Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 2008-2009
  • Residency, Anesthesiology: Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 2006-2009
  • Internship, Internal Medicine: Alameda County Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, Oakland, CA 2005-2006
  • Doctor of Medicine: The Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 2005
  • Bachelor of Arts: Degree with honors in Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, Minor in Sociology University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 1999
Ken Dubner

Ken Dubner, CHt – Mind Training Solutions

Ken Dubner is the Founder of Mind Training Solutions, creator of The Life Formula Method, confidence specialist, international speaker, hypnosis coach and trainer. For over 25 years he has been helping individuals and groups deal with issues related to anxiety, confidence and peak performance. Ken’s methods help you create new neural pathways while erasing pathways that lead to unwanted patterns of behavior and attitudes with hypnotherapy, Neurolinguistic programming, visualization and other cognitive techniques. Ken has been filmed by HBO, A&E, Discovery Science and Discovery Health Channel. He is a lead trainer in hypnosis techniques and a visiting educator at UCLA. Ken is currently focusing on working with entrepreneurs in the area of confidence.

Education and Achievements ↦
  • Neurolinguistic programing practitioner

  • NSS Certification in Neurosomatic Synthesis

  • HMI Degree – Certified Master Hypnotist

  • HMI Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy – Field of Study Hypnotherapy/Hypnotherapist

  • Visiting educator at UCLA

  • National Merit Scholar honor issuer United States Department of Education, Top 1/2 percent of the national SAT score

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