Why We’re Here
We’re here to transform lives through brain-based healing and scientific innovation…because we believe you deserve to live your life to the fullest.
Meet Our Doctors
Our doctors are equal parts NUCCA experts, “science geeks,” and champions of whole-body healing and transformation. We are relentless in our desire to use the best of science and integrative practices to restore the connection between body and brain, renew tissue and systems, and enable you to thrive... for life.
The Vital team also includes an Interprofessional Community of the best practitioners in Greater Pasadena. Medical doctors, naturopaths, physical therapists, acupuncturists, massage therapists, fitness experts, behavioral health experts and many other health professionals comprise an Interprofessional Community that will continue to enrich lives long after the pain subsides.
Meet Our Operations Team
Our team is composed of the best, brightest, and most caring professionals who are dedicated to helping you grow and thrive. We know healing comes from inside of you, and every team member is instrumental in supporting you on your journey. Each team member brings unique training and talents to help you reach your next breakthrough!
Patient Care Manager
Analisa grew up in Pasadena and graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a degree in Applied Psychology. When she's not busy with day-to-day patient interactions, she improves our systems for the Connect and Stability phases of NUCCA care. Analisa takes great joy in connecting and understanding the needs of our patients.
When not at the office you will find Analisa on a local trail or beach with her husband, daughter, and german shepherd.
Patient Care Assistant
Mariah loves helping patients feel welcomed for their visits, and hopefully will make them laugh! Mariah has a deep passion for helping people to achieve their goals, and is responsible for Vital’s Thrive programs.
Mariah studied Sociology and played basketball at Shasta College. In her down time she loves baking, exploring Huntington Gardens with her husband, and volunteering at youth group.
Taleen is Vital’s Neurofeedback Technician who double majored in Psychology and Public Health at UCSD. Besides having a passion for brain health and wellness, Taleen loves to spend time outdoors and discover new places to eat and find a great cup of coffee!
Neurofeedback and qEEG Technician
Selma has a Bachelor's degree in Neuroscience from UCLA. She will ensure your Brain Assessment is accurate, reproducible, and reliable. Her technical expertise will help you train your brain, while you gain understanding the day-to-day training process through her deep knowledge of Neuroscience.
When not helping optimize your brain health, she can be found on a hiking trail or watching movies with her tuxedo cat- Feliz.