Dr. Sonia Pasquale
Lauren C. Nelson
Licensed Massage Therapist
Orthopedic and Sports Massage
Raffaella Pasquale is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Orthopedic Movement Specialist, Nutrition Counselor, DONA Trained Birth Doula, Certified Lactation Counselor and Childbirth Educator. She has specialties in Orthopedics / Pain Management and Women's Health including GYN, Fertility, Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery Prep, and Postpartum Care. She incorporates the following techniques into her treatments: Chinese and Japanese acupuncture, muscle release therapy, cupping therapy, graston technique, corrective movement exercises, nutritional counseling and MAT muscle testing. Raffaella is a volunteer with the Birthing Gently Volunteer Birth Doula program at MGH and she also frequently travels to East Africa for volunteer missions. She is also the manager of the Wakefield Wellness practice and the COO of Acumobility.
Lauren is a Physical Therapy Assistant and Orthopedic Massage Therapist with a passion for providing specific treatment protocols and manual therapy to meet each client’s individual goals! She has worked with a variety of clients looking to move better, feel better, and perform better!
Her clients have included Runners, Swimmers, Baseball players, CrossFitters, Bodybuilders, Strongmen, Boxers, weekend warriors, and yoga enthusiasts. Lauren has had great success in helping clients alleviate low back pain, migraines, post-surgical pain, shoulder injuries, lower extremity issues (hips, ankles, and knees), sciatica and piriformis syndrome, TMJ, and many more! Most importantly, her client’s have been positively influenced by her consistent instruction and education on self-care, stretching, and corrective exercises to ensure long-term health and resilience!
Kaitlin is an Office Manager at Wakefield Wellness Center and our head Associate at ACUMOBILITY. Kaitlin graduated from the University of Massachusetts Boston with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. After graduation she worked for a short time in the Med/Neuro ICU at Moore County Regional Hospital in NC.
Kaitlin has been an avid runner for many years, having completed several road races at both the half marathon and marathon distance, before switching to trail running. Her love for trail running came from the many long distance hiking trails she has completed, such as the Continental Divide Trail and Appalachian Trail. She is excited to share her love for running by being part of the ACUMOBILITY team!
Brad Cox is a Functional Movement Specialist, Licensed Acupuncturist and the Co-Founder of Wakefield Wellness Center and Acumobility. Brad specializes in the treatment of Professional and Amateur Athletes including: Olympic Athletes, Professional Strongmen and Powerlifters, Elite Ultra-marathoners, Competitive Crossfitters, Triathletes, Martial Artists, Cyclists, Swimmers, and anyone looking to move or exercise better.
Brad has also worked with hundreds of elite and amateur runners and has developed a complete system called ACU-RUNNING to treat and rebuild the underlying pre-stride biomechanics of a natural running stride.
Dr. Sonia Pasquale D.C., Lic.Ac. is a Chiropractor, Sports Physician, Licensed Acupuncturist, Movement Specialist, Nutrition Counselor and Co-Founder of Wakefield Wellness Center and Acumobility. She has specialties in Orthopedics, Functional Movement Analysis, Functional Medicine and Women's Health. She incorporates advanced Chiropractic and Acupuncture manual techniques to create a unique integrative approach to treatment.
Dr. Pasquale works with both Elite and Novice athletes to help them achieve their individual physical goals. She specializes in identifying the underlying deficiencies that cause disease and uses a combination of her techniques to achieve Health and Wellness. She has specialties in Orthopedics, Functional Movement Analysis, Functional Medicine, Women's Health, Fertility, IVF, Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery.
DONA trained Doula
Michaila Silvano has been an Office Manager at Wakefield Wellness Center since 2014. She previously worked as a Manager for customer service at Wilson Farms Inc. She was born and raised in Wakefield and graduated from Wakefield High in 2011. Michaila is currently seeking her Bachelor’s in Business Administration and Management from the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Michaila truly loves her work here at Wakefield Wellness. It is important to her that each person that walks through the door gets the most of their Wakefield Wellness experience. She is always willing to go the extra mile for our patients!
Chris Lehmann, Lic. Ac., MAOM, Dipl. OM, is a Licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist who earned a Masters degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the New England School of Acupuncture (NESA), , Lic.Ac., MAOM, Dipl. OM. He is also FMS certified, a Movement Specialist and ACU-Running Coach.
Chris Specializes in Orthopedic Acupuncture and functional movement analysis working with all kinds of Athletes. He focuses on balancing the body through Acupuncture and manual therapies to enhance proper biomechanics with an emphasis in sports medicine and injury prevention.