Dr. J. Leah GarlanOwner
Dr. J. Leah Garlan is the owner and director of the Pennridge Wellness Center in Blooming Glen, Pennsylvania. Dr. Leah graduated from Life University in Marietta, GA where she earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree. She also attended The Won Institute in Glenside, PA where she received her Masters degree in Acupuncture. Dr. Leah is one of the few chiropractors in the state to be certified by the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association. In 2020, Dr. Leah completed her Functional Medicine certified through Functional Medicine University. Dr. Leah comes to work everyday to put a smile on the faces of her patients through chiropractic. In her spare time she enjoys riding horses on her farm, traveling, and being outdoors.
Theresa RussoChiropractic Associate
Dr. Theresa is a Chiropractor and Functional Medicine Practitioner at Pennridge Wellness Center. She graduated from La Salle University in Philadelphia, PA with a Bachelors of Science degree in Public Health. She continued her studies at Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, MO. Dr. Theresa received her first chiropractic adjustment as a young girl. In her spare time, Dr. T enjoys traveling and exercising. You can also find her cheering on all Philadelphia sports teams.
Lisa is the certified massage therapist here at the Pennridge Wellness Center! If you're looking for a massage where you wish to leave refreshed and relaxed, Lisa is the one you want to see! She always has a smile on her face and welcomes all patients, new and previous with open arms to her “humble abode” in the office. She is also a LPN at Grand View Hospital where she spends her time when she's not at the Pennridge Wellness Center. In Lisa's spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and working in her garden.
Cath GehmanOffice Manager
Cath is the first smiling face you see when you walk into the PWC office! She has been managing the front desk since 2016. She is always willing to help patients with any questions they may have concerning scheduling, finances and patient accounts. As Cath was once a patient at the PWC, she sees the wonderful benefits of chiropractic care and has fallen in love with it so much that she insists on getting adjusted as often as she possibly can! When Cath is out of the office, you can find her spending time with her fiancé, step son & her French Bulldog at the dirt bike track.
Eileen TuttlePatient Care Coordinator
Eileen is the Patient Care Coordinator of Pennridge Wellness Center. She is most passionate about helping others reach their health goals. Eileen is also a Certified Health and Life Coach, which makes her the perfect resource for individual growth and happiness. Her motto is to help people create the life they dream of and are proud of. When Eileen is out of the office, you can find her camping with her family and dogs.
Teri Geraci GilbertInsurance Specialist
Teri is our insurance billing specialist for the Pennridge Wellness Center. She will answer all your questions and always do the best she can to make dealing with insurance companies as smooth as possible! She has a true love and passion for chiropractic and animals. She is also the founder of the non profit 'Love Four Paws'. Teri lives in New Jersey with her husband Mike, her two sons Matthew and Ryan, and their dog Mickey. In her spare time she enjoys being down the shore and spending time with her family.