Dr. Kelly Collins, NMD, Owner/ Medical Director
Serving as both the medical director and owner of Premier Wellness Center, Dr. Kelly Collins is a Naturopathic Physician and Master Injector. Dr. Collins received both a BA in Political Science from the University of Florida, and a BS in Biology from Winthrop University. She then completed Naturopathic Medical training and received her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine Degree (NMD) from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, AZ. At her graduation ceremony she was awarded the prestigious Daphne Blayden award that is given to one graduate annually for “Commitment to Naturopathic Medicine, academic excellence, compassion, perseverance, sense of humor, and a positive, supportive, outlook”. Since graduation she has provided post doctorate training in environmental medicine to healthcare professionals internationally.
Dr. Jo Turner, BSN, NMD
Dr. Turner has been married for over 40 years to Steve, a retired US Air Force officer, and they have three children – Erick, Cyril and Chelsea. All three of the kids are married and Dr. Turner and Steve have been blessed with nine grandchildren. Dr. Turner has been a practicing RN since 1975 when she received her Baccalaureate degree in Nursing from Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS. She has worked as an RN in many capacities, depending on where Steve was stationed with the Air Force. Her primary area was Obstetrics and Nursery, but she has also done Home Health, School Nursing and Post-Op Care. In 2002, she returned to school to pursue a degree in Naturopathic Medicine with a desire to do Cancer Nutrition Counseling. In January of 2006 she received her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine, graduating with highest honors from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, AZ. She has continued her education through seminars, conferences and webinars, always seeking to expand her knowledge to better meet her patients’ needs. The emphasis of her practice since graduation has been in the area of adrenal, thyroid and hormone health.
Ann Marie D’Onofrio, WHNP-C, MSN, LSO, Assistant Medical Director
Ann Marie is a Board Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP-C) and a longtime resident of Anthem. She holds a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from the University of Pennsylvania where she graduated summa cum laude with a research thesis focused on methodologies to decrease the incidence of cervical cancer in Native American populations.
Upon completing her WHNP degree at Penn in 2000, Ann Marie returned to Arizona where she pursued her passion for providing gynecological care to women in underserved rural communities. During that time, she became well respected for her expertise in treating the perimenopausal/menopausal woman, as well as her ability to assist women in achieving optimal sexual health.
Ann Marie enthusiastically joins the team at Premiere Wellness Center with a desire to empower clients to reach optimal wellness from the inside out, with the philosophy that all women can and should feel beautiful at all stages of life. She is trained in non-surgical vaginal rejuvenation and is certified in medical aesthetics (Botox and dermal fillers). Additionally, she holds advanced certification from the Arizona Radiation Regulatory Agency as a Laser Safety Officer.
Ashley Mortensen, RN
Ashley Mortensen has been in the medical field for over 9 years as a Registered Nurse, most recently with Scottsdale Health Care, and is certified in Advanced Injectables and Sclerotherapy. Being passionate about helping others feel and look their best drove her interest in joining Premier Wellness. As an Anthem resident she’s excited about the opportunity to provide these services to members of the community. Her approach to Medical cosmetics is conservative, intimate and focused on helping each individual achieve their goals of beauty and self-confidence. Ashley is married to her husband of 10 years and together they have 3 busy kids. They enjoy the adventure of being parents and can often be found enjoying their free time outdoors enjoying all that Arizona has to offer.
Ellie Mackay, RN
Ellie is from Seattle, Washington where she received her RN, BSN degree with high awards from the University of Washington. She spent many years in critical care working neuro ICU and Cardiology. She loves the world of aesthetics and believes in the total person starting from inside out. Ellie enjoys her days at Premier Wellness Center, loves her clients and strives for long-lasting, long-term relationships with them. When not working, she is happy to be hiking, practicing yoga, spending time outdoors, and time with her adult kids and animals, and attending art festivals.
Shauna Schultz, LE, CLT
Shauna was born and raised in Arizona. She received her aesthetic training through The Skin and Makeup Institute and National Laser Institute. Shauna is certified through The Arizona Radiation Regulatory Agency and she has been performing medical aesthetic and administering laser treatments since 2007. Shauna absolutely loves her job, her clients, and building a long-term relationships with them. Shauna believes we can stay “Forever Young”.
Shauna utilizes her extensive medical aesthetics knowledge in order to administer customized treatments to achieve optimal results for her clients. Shauna’s treatment goal is to help people feel confident and beautiful in their own skin.
When Shauna isn’t helping her clients enhance their beauty, she enjoys spending time with her family including her adorable little niece and her dog Jagger.
Christine Stanowicz, LE, Front Desk Concierge
Christine was born in New Jersey but raised in Arizona. She received her Aesthetic training through Kar-Che The Professional Career Center in 1999. Since graduation, Christine has attended on going training in her field to always be learning the new and upcoming treatments to stay current. Christine is certified through the Arizona Radiation Regulatory Agency to perform medical aesthetic and laser treatments.
Christine absolutely loves working at Premier Wellness and building relationships with the patients. She strives to give each patient the best care and experience from the moment they call or walk into clinic.
When not working, Christine enjoys spending time with her husband of nearly 20 years and their three daughters.