We are Vitality Health
Vitality Health is a group of clinicians who are devoted to helping our patients achieve wellness. While we specialize in weight loss and hormone therapy, we also offer anti-aging, pro-energy, and a variety of other aesthetic therapies. We are unique in that we offer all of these services in one location, under the direct care of a board-certified physician and certified physician assistants. We are a proud member of the Obesity Medicine Association. We use only the highest quality products and equipment for our patients. Every one of our treatments is supported by science and backed up by studies in well-respected medical literature. Together we can lose weight, feel great, and achieve fulfillment!
- Develop a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to weight loss that includes medications, nutrition plans, and pro-energy therapy such as B12 injections
- Work with men of all ages to measure testosterone levels and treat them with testosterone therapy if they are symptomatic
- Help our patients feel great with anti-aging therapies such as Botox and Juvederm
- Offer the highest quality skin care products and services such as laser hair removal and spider vein treatment
Alana Mercer PA-C
Alana Mercer, PA-C, earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Biomedical Sciences from Missouri State University. She completed her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Cleveland State University/Tri-C in 2009. Certified national health coach by the NSHC. As a physician assistant, she has practiced emergency medicine, obesity medicine and men’s health. She is an active member of the Obesity Medicine Association as well as the American Academy of Physician Assistants. In 2012, she became certified in aesthetics as an adjunct to anti-aging, health and wellness therapies.
Dr. Ross Henschen
Dr. Ross Henschen, Graduated from North East Ohio University College of Med in 1981. Residency trained ER, Fellowship trained in CC med. Practiced ER med at Akron City Hospital for 29 years. Boarded ER. Professor of Clinical Medicine, Retired at NEOMED. Ongoing interests include Obesity care and treatment, PTSD, and Addiction. My goal is to help people lead a healthier lifestyle.
Cheryl Milani MMS, PA-C
Cheryl Milani PA-C earned a Bachelor’s degrees in Biology & Biomedical Humanities from Hiram College in 2008. She earned her Master of Medical Science Physician Assistant degree from Nova Southeastern University in Florida. Milani PA-C has practiced in internal medicine, gastroenterology, and currently practices Obesity Medicine. Cheryl is an active member of the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants, the American Academy Physician Assistants, and the Obesity Action Coalition. She is a native Ohioan and loves focusing on health promotion and wellness.
Dr. Lori Sargeant
Dr Sargeant is a graduate of North Eastern Ohio University College of Medicine and is residency trained in Emergency Medicine. She has trained in Aesthetics including Botox and Fillers and is also highly skilled in laser services including hair removal, spider veins, dark spots, photo facials and skin tightening. She also has a passion for preventative care and loves working with our patients on nutritional counseling, weight loss and hormone replacement.
Monica Puszakowski MSHS, PA-C
Monica Puszakowski PA-C earned Bachelor’s degrees in Health Sciences and Spanish from Cleveland State University in 2011. A Cleveland native, she chose to stay local and completed a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Cleveland State University/Tri-C in 2013. She is also a certified personal trainer, yoga instructor and CrossFit coach. She is actively completing a functional medicine certification from the National Institute for Functional Medicine. As a physician assistant, she has practiced Emergency Medicine, and currently practices Obesity Medicine. She maintains active membership in the Obesity Medicine Association, American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants. She is certified in microblading, a technique of creating semi-permanent eyebrows.
Hillary Verlato, LMT
Hillary graduated in 2013 from the Cleveland Institute of Medical Massage. Every massage she does is customized to an individuals specific needs (deep tissue, sports massage, prenatal, etc).