Our Acupuncturists

Toni Bennalley - Healing Edge - Avondale AZ

Toni Bennalley, MSAc, MSOM, LAc, DiplAc

As a NCCAOM Certified Practitioner, Toni can help you transform your vitality and your life for the better. It is a considerable professional achievement to earn the designation Diplomate of Acupuncture (NCCAOM) and every certified NCCAOM Diplomate must abide by the NCCAOM® Code of Ethics. NCCAOM certification indicates to employers, patients, and peers that one has met national standards for the safe and competent practice of acupuncture as defined by the acupuncture and Oriental medicine (AOM) profession.

Suzana Rizvanolli - Healing Edge - Avondale AZ

Suzana Rizvanolli, MSAc, MD(Kosovo), LAc

Suzana currently is on faculty at the Southwest Skills Center at Estrella Mountain Community College and Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine & Acupuncture teaching western sciences and medical terminology in their practical nursing program as well running a private practice in acupuncture after graduating from PIHMA in 2012. She received her Diplomate of Acupuncture from NCCAOM in 2012 as well. Suzana is a graduate of the University of Prishtina Medical School in Kosovo and worked as a general practitioner there until moving to the US in 1999.

Leigh Marshall, LAc - Healing Edge - Avondale AZ

Leigh Marshall, MSAc, LAc

Leigh Marshall, MS.Ac. L.Ac. is a licensed acupuncturist who received her Master's Degree in Acupuncture in 2005 from the Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture (PIHMA) where she graduated with a 4.0 GPA and received the award of Highest Academic Honors. In addition she holds a BA degree in International Relations / Chinese Cultural Studies from Scripps College in Claremont, CA, completed premedical coursework at New College in CA, and attended Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. She continues her education with classes in pain management, gynecology, autoimmune disorders, Chinese herbal medicine, geriatrics and energy medicine. She is also board certified with the NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine). She was formerly on the PIHMA faculty as a clinic supervisor.

Donna Combs, MSOM, LAc, Dipl OM

Donna Combs, MSOM, LAc, Dipl OM

Donna is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist. She graduated from Southwest Acupuncture College in Santa Fe, NM in 2009 with a Master of Science in Oriental Medicine. There she was trained as a primary health care practitioner in Oriental Medicine. She is nationally board certified as a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). Her specialties include pain management, musculoskeletal disorders and stress management.