Meet The Staff


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.

  • Keri, Licensed Massage Therapist

    Keri loves to help every BODY to stay healthy with massage. In her 10 plus 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 private sessions at Back Health & Inner Radiance Wellness Center, focusing on flow based sessions for both beginners and advanced practitioners. She hopes to continue her education & help those who are looking for alternative healing options.

  • Jennifer, LMT
    Jennifer, LMT,
    Front Desk, Licensed Massage Therapist

    Although she is not an Arizona native, Jennifer did find the path to her passion for natural wellness here with the assistance of Arizona School of Massage Therapy. She graduated in 2009 and continued both her education and became a Massage Therapy Instructor with ASMT/Cortiva for the past 10 years. She has explored different paths as an LMT and keeps coming back to wellness centers with well rounded outlooks, making Back-Health & Inner Radiance a perfect fit for her. She loves the anatomy of the body and facilitating the body to strive for balance and relaxation. She practices many different modalities, including deep tissue, Swedish, and prenatal massage, but specializes in Cranial Sacral Therapy and Rehabilitation Relaxation.  

Would You Like to Join Our Team? 

Please send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]