Deanne Long, MD, FACEP
Deanne Long, MD, has been practicing emergency medicine for 18 years. She worked for the University of Utah School of Medicine level 1 Trauma Center for 15 of those years. She is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine and Hyperbaric Medicine. She has worked in Hyperbaric medicine at Salt Lake Regional Hospital’s Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic and Cache Valley Hospital’s Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Care Clinic. She is very interested in International Medicine and has traveled to Peru and China to participate in a cooperative teaching efforts with local health care providers. Like any doctor, she enjoys golf and she also roots for her Alma Mater, Brigham Young University at every opportunity.
Medical Aesthetician/Clinical Manager
Nichole joins Utah Body and Soul with over 20 years experience.
She worked at Studio L in Holladay for 15 years and in 2004 started the first Aesthetic clinic at the University of Utah in the Division of Plastic Surgery. During her time at the University she worked closely with the physicians and gained extensive knowledge and expertise in the medical side of Aesthetics. Nichole has started a consulting business helping Physicians and Spa owners open the Aesthetic side of their Wellness Clinics. She enjoys helping people in the community using her skills, and is especially passionate about working with Breast Cancer Patients. While at the University she treated many women using reconstructive pigmentation following their breast reconstruction. She has enjoyed working with Dr Long to set up Utah Body and Soul and is excited to be a part of the growth and success of the clinic.
Certified Wellness Coach/Licensed Massage Therapist
Sherri has been in the health and wellness industry for over 20 years and has studied nutrition, supplements, herbs, homeopathy, and Bach Flower Remedies. She specializes in many forms of stress relief, detoxification, and ionic foot bathing. She recommends a more gentle approach to detoxification and focuses on the individual to bring more balance to their nutritional needs. Sherri has been practicing massage for 18 years and has worked with many types of medical professionals, home health organizations and spas.
Sherri prefers creating an individual assessment of the body and mind of the individual to construct a personalized session and/or health plan. She is certified in lymphatic drainage, and practices different
forms of energy work to assist the client in their journey to heal.
She loves working with all species and will do home visits for any type of animal. In her spare time she tries to spend time in nature. She loves to hike and explore our mountains all year.
Thaunar Borba is from Uberaba Brazil. Thaunar’s specialty is Facial Aesthetics. She has 30 years of experience in the medical field. Thaunar is continually advancing her education and skills by keeping up with the latest technologies and techniques. She loves spending time with her 2 daughters who are living in Brazil. Thaunar looks forward to spending a lot more time with them when she moves there permanently next Spring.
Aesthetic Physician Assistant, PA-C
Sudi Gooch is a Board Certified Physician Assistant who specializes in Dermatology. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from CU Denver in Colorado, then pursued her Masters degree in Clinical Medical Science with a Certificate as a Physician Assistant at Barry University in Florida in 2006. She is an LA native and moved back home in 2007. She regularly attends conferences and classes to keep current on constant advancements in cosmetic and general dermatology. Sudi also conducts Speaker programs to introduce and educate medical providers on new and upcoming dermatology medications and procedures.
For the past 12 years, she has been specializing in general dermatology, acne treatments, surgical excisions, sclerotherapy, with special focus on cosmetic facial rejuvenation using medical grade peels, Botox, fillers, PRP, and skin and body enhancements with medical devices. Sudi is committed to enhancing her patients natural and unique appearance and helping them age gracefully through personalized cosmetic skin treatments. Sudi is also an excellent clinical educator helping upcoming aesthetic injections master their craft.
Licensed Massage Therapist
Devan was born and raised in Rural Utah so you can imagine the illustrious life he’s lived. He graduated from UCMT in 2009. Devan then went on to complete two separate certification programs specializing in Structural Integration and Alignment Therapy. A few years later Devan decided to make good on a lifelong passion for skin care and beauty and became a licensed Esthetician. On his own journey of healing and learning he has developed a highly complex and helpful communicative style and has been called upon over the years from people of all walks of life to assist them in times of crisis or stagnation. His varied passions and interests have led him down a windy road and he was happy to have found himself here at Utah Body and Soul. Outside of work, you will probably find him fiddling with some new supplemental research on cutting edge neuro-psychology, health, beauty and other wisdom teachings. Devan always keeps tabs on the latest and greatest supplements, skin care and aesthetic procedures. He is excited to help others on their path of healing and transformation!
Licensed Massage Therapist
Meli has been sharing her talent and love for massage therapy for 14 years and counting. She began working on family members at the age of 4 and met her first Licensed massage therapist at 14 years old. Meli was given a massage table later that day and knew that she would be in this great profession after high school. Over the years she has helped countless individuals with chronic pain, injuries and managing stress. Each and every session is customized to her client’s needs, never with a “one modality fits all” mindset. Meli looks forward to being a part of your health regime, helping you feel your best. In her spare time, she educates clients about the benefits of massage therapy and spending time with her one-year old son.