Hormonal Health & Wellness - Meet Our Staff
Terri Suresh RN, MSN, ACNP
Founder, CEO, Practitioner
BioTE™ Medical Certified Practitioner, Trainer, National Spokesperson
Terri Suresh is a board certified acute care nurse practitioner, and founder and President of Hormonal Health Wellness & Skin Center, a full service facility focused on a holistic approach to diagnosing and treating hormonal imbalances. “We believe there is an integral relationship between outer beauty and inner wellness, from the things you consume, the environment you live in, internal and external stressors, as well as the physical things we do to our bodies everyday.” Terri’s continued education in Anti-Aging and Wellness Medicine and Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy, continues to make her a well sought after BioTE™ Practitioner. In addition to her passion for wellness, Terri is a busy mother of four, and volunteers and helped launch a women’s health care facility in Dallas that serves the lower income community.
Samantha Pailes, RN, MSN, ANP
BioTE™ Certified Practictioner
Born and raised in Alabama, Samantha obtained her BSN at Jacksonville State University and her MSN at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is a board certified adult health nurse practitioner. The first 8 years of Samantha's nursing career was spent working in the intensive care unit caring for critically ill patients. After moving to Texas in 2005, she took a few years off to start a family. Finding a new passion for preventative health and wellness, she has spent the last 4 years in bariatric/weightloss medicine and hormone balance and restoration. Sam lives in Southlake with her 2 boys.
Brandy Prince, RN, MSN, CFNP
BioTE™ Certified Practictioner
Brandy is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with extensive training in her field. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the University of Texas, Austin and her Master of Science degree in Nursing from Texas Woman's University. Her nursing career was focused on women's health, working in labor and delivery, postpartum, newborn nursery, and high risk antepartum units. She spent several years as a traveling nurse working in major teaching and research hospitals around the country caring for high risk patients.
As a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Brandy has cared for diverse patient populations. She has several years experience in family practice, obstetrics and gynecology with a focus on osteoporosis and bariatrics. Her passion has always been caring for each patient as an individual and helping them to understand the connection of mind, body, and spirit. She encourages patients to become active participants in decisions about their health, empowering them to make healthy lifestyle choices.
After many years of treating illness and seeing the toll that hormone imbalance was taking on her patients, Brandy changed directions. As a BioTe® Medical certified practitioner, she is now focused on preventing illness by helping patients balance their hormones naturally.
Amanda Cox, Medical Aesthetician,
CLHRP, LSO, Injection Specialist
Lisa Mikals has more than 20 years of experience providing organizational structure and administrative support to a variety of organizations both for profit and non-profits. She has experience growing companies through the development and implementation of efficient process and systems, combined with her unique leadership skills and abilities makes her in high demand. Everything from business plan development, project administration tools, accounting and priority (time) management are among the many areas of expertise she possesses.
In 2012, Lisa joined forces with Terri Suresh, CEO & Founder of Hormonal Health & Wellness, headquartered in Southlake, Texas. Combining Lisa's administrative brain with Terri's creative brain, and both of their business brains, has began the creation of something amazing!
Ms. Mikals also owns a consulting firm, Church Efficiency, where she provides consulting and coaching services to Pastors and Leaders all over the U.S. She is blessed to be a preferred partner of Gateway Connect, a ministry of Gateway Church, since 2009. Lisa Mikals holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Texas Wesleyan University.
Director of Sales and Marketing
Dr. Gary Donovitz
Medical Director Dr. Donovitz started his practice in 1985 in Arlington, Texas. Born and bred in Dallas, Texas, he graduated from The University of Texas, and finished medical school at The University of Texas in San Antonio. His residency training was at Tulane University in New Orleans. He is Board Certified and a Fellow in the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Donovitz has always had a special interest in hormone replacement therapy. Treating both men and women, he was a early proponent of the bio-identical hormones. In 2007, he received advanced training in BHRT therapy.
Fellow American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Diplomat American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Texas Medical Association, American Association of Gynecology Laparoscopists, Tarrant County Ob-Gyn Society. Dr. Donovitz has been given the Excellence Award at the 2009 SottoPelle Annual Conference and was recognized as one of the country’s Top BHRT Physicians.