Katerina Katsanakis was born and raised in New York City. She is a first generation Greek and even spoke Greek as her first language at home. After attending honor classes at Bryan High School in Queens, Katerina knew she wanted to help people.
After studying cosmetology, Katerina decided to become a massage therapist. As a massage therapist, Katerina worked for a number of physicians, chiropractors and physical therapy clinics in Manhattan. It was at this point she decided she wanted to specialize in Physical Therapy and she pursued a degree from Hunter College.
Degree in hand, Katerina moved to Arizona where she worked all over the state as well as some in Hawaii.
Twenty years later she has worked as a therapist with children and adults in multiple settings. Katerina is certified Level 1 and 2 in hippotherapy and loves working around horses. Katerina continues her education by regularly taking courses in pediatrics, myofascial release, orthopedics, neurology and manual therapy.