Dr. Benjamin Karpus
PT, DPT, CSMT, Cert. DN
Owner, Physical Therapist, Pilates Instructor
Benjamin was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. He earned his Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Miami and his Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Georgia.
His path towards physical therapy started at an early age as he frequently found himself at several physical therapy clinics all throughout his high school wrestling career and college. Intrigued by the profession, Benjamin decided to devote his career to helping others and to move the profession forward.
He uses an integrated, evidenced based treatment approach inspired from multiple disciplines of rehabilitation around the world including: pilates, yoga, chiropractic, and thai massage. He believes that in order to achieve optimal results; it is vital to understand the cause of the problem, recognize and execute the most appropriate solutions from a multitude of disciplines.
He currently resides back in Atlanta, GA where he practices his integrated approach of both eastern and western medicine. His clientele ranges from students and desk workers to stunt performers, professional athletes, and actors.
Spinal Manual Therapy, Manual Concepts, Australia/Bali, Indonesia location
Polestar Pilates Rehabilitation Series, Polestar Pilates, Miami, FL
Certification in Dry Needling 1&2, Spinal Manipulation Institute, Atlanta, GA & Charlotte, NC
Basic Thai Massage, Sunshine Massage School, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Advanced Thai Massage in Sidelying Position, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Joint Harmonics and Manipulation, Sunshine Massage School, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Thai head/ neck massage, Loi Kroh Massage School, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Certified Pilates Teacher, Pilates Method Alliance
Hands Free Thai Massage 1&2, Thai Bodywork School of Thai Massage, Evanston, Illinois
Dr. Michael Maiorino
Doctor of Chiropractic
Michael Maiorino is originally from Brooklyn, NY. He went to school in Long Island and graduated from Life Chiropractic College in Marietta, GA in 1999. After graduation, Dr. Maiorino moved back to Long Island and married his wife Kerry and had two children, Morgan and Andrew. Dr. Maiorino practiced chiropractic for 8 years in the New York Metropolitan area before moving back to Alpharetta in 2007. He now continues to practice in both New York and Alpharetta, GA while also working as an independent chiropractic examiner and expert witness for many of the top auto insurers and workers’ compensation companies.
Dr. Maiorino was drawn to chiropractic in his early twenties after a family member was injured. The treating chiropractor allowed Dr. Maiorino to shadow him for a few weeks during which time he saw firsthand the remarkable results patients were achieving. He then decided to become a patient. After feeling and seeing the great results chiropractic care accomplished, Dr. Maiorino joined the profession making chiropractic a career. Since then, Dr. Maiorino has worked with all demographics in collarboration with orthopedists, neurologists, physiatrists, physical therapists, acupuncturists, and massage therapist in many multidisciplinary settings.
Dr. Maiorino’s practice philosophy is to put the patients' needs and wants first, using an integrated approach. His goal is to get you pain free and functional in the shortest amount of time. Furthermore, Dr. Maiorino does not perform any unnecessary x-rays and he will not lock you into long treatment plans or multi month packages.
Dr. Af Shirinzadeh
Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr. Af Shirinzadeh is a certified chiropractic extremity practitioner who uses chiropractic care and soft tissue techniques. He is committed to relieving your pain and making sure that you are functioning at your best. He will determine your deficiencies and assist you with your chronic condition.
Dr. Shirinzadeh has been practicing for the over 16 years, and is committed to helping all his patients obtain optimal wellness. He treats everyday individuals, athletes, young and old. He believes that your wellness is attainable. He can explain in detail how to help you relieve any discomfort you are experiencing and give you the tools to help yourself.
“Dr. Af” Shirinzadeh performs chiropractic treatments along with stretching and rehab exercise techniques to reduce and alleviate pain quickly. He evaluates you from the inside out.
Contact him today and to schedule an appointment to get relief and get on the path of wellness.
Foy C. Munlin Jr.
Licensed Massage Therapist
Foy graduated from Southern Methodist University with a dual degree in Kinesiology and history. He is certified in deep tissue massage, trigger point therapy, myofascial release , cranial sacral therapy, foot and hand reflexology , lomi lomi massage, and many more modalities. His experience as an athlete gives him an intimate knowledge of pain in body which allows him to empathize with his clients and help them with their own physical issues. His dedicated to helping you relieve the pain and stress that every day life brings.
Candice is an experienced NCPT certified Pilates instructor based in Atlanta, Georgia. With a passion for integrated movement and performance optimization, Candice has honed her expertise in multiple modalities to provide her clients with a comprehensive approach to enhancing their physical capabilities. Candice incorporates principles from Pilates, GYROTONIC®, Redcord, and strength training to create a well-rounded and dynamic training experience. With a keen understanding of the importance of mobility and functional movement, Candice helps her clients improve movement efficiency, enhance athletic performance, and unlock their physical potential. Whether you're an athlete seeking to excel in your sport, a performer aiming to elevate your stage presence, or simply an individual looking to optimize your movement and physical performance, Candice's diverse skill set and personalized approach will guide you towards achieving your goals.
"I have had Gyrotonic private lessons with Candice. Candice is incredibly skilled as a teacher and kind. I also was impressed by her sharp attention to detail, unwavering attention span (even in a 1hour 40 min session with no break), and her lovely, highly-instructive hands-on cues. What a delight for my body to feel and savor during the lesson and for days after each lesson." -Pamela R., Musculoskeletal Health Expert
NCPT Certtified Pilates Instructor
Licensed GYROTONIC® Trainer
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Khetanya’s passion for fitness began with her love for acting, dance, and music. She is founder and owner of Movement Strength Training, where she offers virtual personal training as well as classes in Pilates Mat, Strength and Cardio. Her fitness career began in New York City and continued training and instructing both virtually and live in Los Angeles, California. You can also catch her on Yogaglo and Popsugar challenging and inspiring her clients.
She is trained and certified in formats such as Dance Cardio, Trampoline, Sculpt, Pilates, HIIT, TRX, Barre, and Boot Camp. In her classes, you can expect challenging sequences that will build endurance, strength, and lean muscles.
Her mission is to empower the mind and body to bring you closer to your superpowered human self.
Her Mantra: We get stronger together, every day.
Certified Pilates Instructor
Georgia Dalton is a Licensed GYROTONIC® Instructor and professional ballet dancer based in Atlanta, Georgia. Georgia received her GYROTONIC® certification under Master Trainers Jessica Gowen and Debra Rose, and has also completed the GYROTONIC® Jumping-Stretching Board course under Master Trainer, Martha Mason. Georgia is currently a company dancer with Terminus Modern Ballet Theatre. Her ballet career also includes time spent with Boston Ballet and Atlanta Ballet. Georgia is a proud graduate of the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. With her extensive knowledge and passion for movement, Georgia offers a unique approach to the Gyrotonic Method. She loves working with people of all ages and movement backgrounds, and tailors each session to help clients explore and achieve their wellness goals.
Licensed GYROTONIC® Trainer