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San Francisco Cole Valley Staff
Smita S., R.Ph., Pharmacy Manager
Smita is a graduate of Northeastern University in Boston, MA and has been practicing pharmacy for nearly 10 years. At Pharmaca, she's expanded her focus to compounding medications as well as advising on alternative treatments that can be taken in conjunction with prescriptions. Her alternative medication training has largely focused on Ayurvedic practices, but since joining Pharmaca in 2002, it has expanded to homeopathy and other herbal remedies. She is also an on-going educator for pharmacy students at local universities and often works together with local practitioners on bioidentical hormone replacement therapy.
Sara E., Store Manager, Certified Nutrition Consultant
Sara wears many hats at Pharmaca from Store Manager to Nutrition Consultant. Her goal is to provide customers with a five star experience unlike that from any other health and supplement store environment. She has brought her education and enthusiasm for health and healing to Pharmaca since the start of 2012. She feels very grateful for the incredible team of practitioners that she has worked with over the years to be able to deliver vast knowledge and know-how to the ever expanding Pharmaca community.
Rachel S., Certified Nutrition Consultant
Rachel is an NGH Certified Consulting Hypnotist and energy healer. She has studied and worked in various retreat and healing centers around the world learning traditional herbal medicine and the use of mind-body healing techniques. She is passionate about nutrition and herbal medicine. Rachel also holds a BA in International Relations from Boston University.
Peter B., Acupuncturist
Peter is a California state and national licensed acupuncturist since 2012. Inspired from his experiences traveling and living in South East Asia, Peter began studying Eastern & Western herbalism, as well as therapeutic bodywork. He earned his Bachelor's of Health Science from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego and his Master's degree from the Acupuncture and Integrated Medicine College, Berkeley. His knowledge of supplements stems from his use of practitioner lines in his private practice as well as retail sales and management experience at local health food stores.
Jeri C., Esthetician
Jeri is a licensed esthetician who has been practicing for more than 10 years in the state of California. She has also been trained in New York and Los Angeles as a promotional make-up artist and educational trainer for national makeup brands. With more than 1,000 hours of training in holistic health seminars, Jeri also integrates that knowledge into her background of skin health and beauty.
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