Meet The Staff

MEET OUR PRACTITIONER TEAM

In addition to Dr. G and Shaly's services, we have an amazing team of experienced and caring therapists.

  • Shaly Vassigh, Co-Owner

    Shaly has over 13 years of experience in holistic health. She graduated from the Southwest Institute of Natural Aesthetics and is a Licensed Esthetician. Prior to opening Inner Radiance Spa, she was the lead holistic skin care practitioner at Mandala Apothecary and an esthetician at The Phoenician’s Centre for Well-Being. She has been featured in Phoenix Magazine for her providing the Best Organic Facials in Phoenix.

    Shaly received her holistic health training at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in 2003.She was trained as a life coach at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts and has a B.S. in Psychology and background in Biology from her native state of Iowa. She is passionate about empowering women to look and feel their best using natural & organic products.

    Shaly and her husband, Dr. Goudarz Vassigh (Dr. G) own the wellness center together as part of their shared lifelong dream to serve others with holistic health. They were married in 2008 and live in Phoenix, Arizona with their two boys.

  • Verso, Chiropractic Assistant, Cert. PTT

    Verso brings a unique vision to Back-Health & Inner Radiance Wellness. His experience, knowledge, and close work with mentor Dr. Goudarz Vassigh D.C. for the past 10 years, combined with his firm pressure and hands-on approach to giving individualized care, promotes a balanced body. Movement and posture reeducation are used in simple, usable forms, to expand vitality for daily activities with each patient. Verso makes his home in Phoenix, Arizona. He enjoys the outdoors, basketball, and time with his family. He joined Back-Health Chiropractic in 2007. Trained at Apollo College, Verso is Certified as a PTT, Certified as a Chiropractic Assistant, NFPT Personal Fitness Trainer, and CPR Healthcare Provider Level.

  • Keri, Licensed Massage Therapist

    Keri loves to help every BODY to stay healthy with massage. In her 1o or so years of doing bodywork she has developed a specialty for therapeutic massage including deep tissue and trigger point therapy. She also likes to use some techniques from structural integration. These are some of her favorite modalities as she feels that they are some of the best ways to ease tense and tight muscles.

  • Linzi, Licensed Massage Therapist, RYT-200

    Having always wanted to pursue a more natural way of healing for her career, Linzi found her calling during a tour of the Arizona School of Massage Therapy. Graduating March of 2013, she continued to learn about the body and different techniques through education courses and her clients. Working with neck and shoulder protocols, she also does hot stone massage. Along with graduating from ASMT, Linzi began a practice of yoga through videos. Taking a step further, she began to participate in studio classes to further understand the yogic philosophy. After coming across a South West Institute of Healing Arts course book, she received her Yoga Teacher Training 200-Hr. certification graduating May of 2016. Linzi now teaches two classes at Back Health & Inner Radiance Wellness Center, focusing on flow based classes for both beginners and advanced practitioners. She hopes to continue her education & help those who are looking for alternative healing options.


Would You Like to Join Our Team? 

Please send a cover letter and resume to Irene@backhealthaz.com