Carla Diana, DC, Owner
Dr. Diana is an Arizona native who attended Yavapai College in Prescott, AZ. She began her studies there with a volleyball scholarship and later completed her doctorate at Sherman College of Chiropractic. She has been active in various sports for most of her life and she has played and competed at all levels.
Unfortunately, in September of 2004, a disc injury had put a halt to her activities. After months of pain, frustration, and physical limitation, she finally discovered a non-invasive procedure to heal her disc injury. This experience gave her added passion to help others with similar types of injuries. Dr. Diana was motivated to design a protocol that catered to disc injuries. Since then, she has created a unique plan of care that repairs the disc, alleviates pain and maximizes comfort. Dr. Diana currently has a success rate over 90% for such injuries at In Touch Wellness Center.
Angelo Pisano, DC, Owner
Dr. Pisano left Plains, Pennsylvania and headed to South Carolina where he earned his doctorate from Sherman College of Chiropractic. He and Dr. Diana were classmates and close friends at school. Intrigued by the Arizona way of life, he headed out west with Carla where they would begin their practice, In Touch Wellness Center. Dr. Pisano is fascinated by the human body and his goal is to help people reach their top physical performance. He believes he can improve individuals’ quality of life by educating them and directing them towards a more healthy and balanced way of life
Dr. Pisano is an avid adventurer and outdoorsman. When not at the office, he likely hiking with his dogs, trail running or in a yoga class. Angelo understands the importance of nutrition and is often reading and gathering information to apply the best methods to his practice. Angelo works hard to maintain great physical shape, but don’t be fooled, he still loves his pizza !
Dawne Hennessey, DC
Dr. Hennessy has been in practice since 1985. Dr. Hennessy’s education consists of more than 4000 hours of specialized training in the areas of anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, radiology, orthopedics, diagnosis, etc. She specializes in the treatment of joints, especially of the spine, that have become misaligned causing mechanical malfunction and nerve interference. This condition results in poor communication from the brain which controls all body functions. Dr. Hennessy will, through diagnosis and treatment, correct these misalignments which will improve the communication from the brain to the body. This results in wellness or an absence of dysfunction while promoting a safe, non-surgical method of healing and preventing neuromusculoskeletal injuries.
Christian Williams, PA
Christian is a new resident of beautiful Arizona, and he would like to take this opportunity to welcome each of you to InTouch Wellness Center. Christian graduated from Bethel University, Paris Tennessee with a PA 2015. He recently moved to Arizona from Kentucky, where he spent the first few years of his career working as a hospitalist in one of Louisville’s hospital systems. His specialization is in critical care/emergency medicine, but he is also very interested in alternative medicine and the benefits it can bring forth. Christian’s drive in life is to better understand our surroundings, and help others to become the very best person they can be.
Al Carbone, Practice Manager
Born and raised in a suburb just outside of Manhattan, Al had dreams far different from being in a medical office role. After graduating from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, Al stayed in Manhattan and worked as a talent agent for a number of years. Eager to to pursue a career in acting, a transfer to Los Angeles was his next move. When Al realized that he liked eating and paying bills on time he gave up acting for a career in animal health care. He shared his home with two dogs and three cats. Al came to join In Touch Wellness Center in 2005, and also got to be closer to his human family. Al’s background in management coupled with his friendly personality & zest for life make him a perfect fit for our office manager.
Leslie Estrada, Chiropractic Assistant
Leslie’s discovered early on that she had a passion for helping others and so it was a natural progression for her to join us. She has been working at InTouch Wellness since graduation from high school. Leslie enjoys spending time with her family, and staying fit / working out often. When she was younger she was into dance and modeling and continues to enjoy dancing. With a genuine interest in self improvement and helping others, Leslie has become a patient favorite.
Alyssa Manzanarez, PT Tech / Massage Therapist
Alyssa works as a physical therapy tech here at In Touch Wellness Center. She loves working one on one with all of our wonderful patients. Alyssa has extensive experience in physical therapy and massage. She takes great pride in knowing she is helping people feel better. In her spare time she loves to cook, bake specialty cakes, target shoot with guns and archery, hiking, traveling, painting murals but her favorite role is being a mother
Cindy Palimino, Medical Assistant
Like all our staff, Cindy has a passion for helping others achieve wellness and feel their best. As a medical assistant, she works closely with Christian, our PA, and our Doctors to provide care for our patients. Challenges are her specialty and she will go the extra mile to help. A Phoenix native, Cindy loves to smile and you will see her doing just that often. A grateful mother of two beautiful girls, Cindy enjoys her family time outside of work.