Our Team Members

Our Team Members

Dr. Cynthia Thaik, MD

Holistic Cardiologist

Dr. Cynthia is a Harvard-trained Los Angeles cardiologist who practices with her heart. She helps replace stress, fear, anxiety in her patients and instills a sense of inner calm and peace by educating and inspiring them to take proactive steps towards health and healing. She has helped thousands of people transform their lives through the ways they think, feel, and act.

Doddie Wilson

Nurse Practitioner

Doddie Wilson is a certified adult nurse practitioner who assists in providing primary health care to Dr. Cynthia’s patients. Doddie has over twenty years of high-level nursing experience including coordination of in-hospital cardiac clinical trials, serving as the primary nurse in Dr. Cynthia’s congestive heart clinic, and involvement in community home health nursing.


Anna Mangini

Nurse Practitioner

Anna Mangini is a certified adult nurse practitioner with 40 years of experience in primary care. She assists in providing primary care to patients in Dr Cynthia’s practice. Anna believes in a holistic, integrative approach to patient care involving the patient in a mutual decision making process regarding their options and treatment decisions.

Annie McRae

Nutritional Consultant

Annie is an experienced nutritionist having graduated from The Institute of Optimum Nutrition (ION) London UK in 1998 with honours. Annie tutored Year 2 ION Students for 3 years throughout the curriculum having a group of 12 students per year.


Laura Perry

Health and Wellness Coach

Laura has spent the past 14 years working exclusively in the field of fitness and wellness. She has worked directly with clients both one on one and in groups as a Cardio Barre Instructor/Trainer and as an Accountability Coach for Pulse Fitness Studio where she coached her clients in both fitness and diet and has been with Ideal Protein as a coach for the past year. Her passion is in truly understanding her clients’ needs and challenges and helping them empower themselves to live healthier and happier lives. Laura is a native Angeleno, less her 4 years at the University of Oregon (go Ducks!) and has lived in Burbank for the past two decades. She is the proud mom of two amazing children.

Monica Sequeira

Health and Wellness Coach

Monica Sequeira has over 20 years of experience in the health and wellness world. As an Ideal Protein Coach, she has helped many clients reach their goals and improve their overall health. Originally, an Ideal Protein client herself, she understands firsthand how the protocol works and the tremendous benefits that a healthier lifestyle can bring. Her hope is to make a positive difference in the lives of others by sharing her knowledge and experience in the most supportive way possi

Lori Hong

Echo Tech

Lori Hong is a certified RDCS echo technician with over 10 years of experience in adult echocardiogram. She performs Transthorasic Echocardiogram and Stress Echo tests under the supervision of Dr. Cynthia. She interprets scans and provide Dr. Cynthia with required detail preliminary reports.