WELCOME TO AUSTIN MED SPA!

OUR MEDICAL AESTHETICS TEAM

Suzette Smith, RN graduated from University of Texas at El Paso in 1995 with a Bachelors degree in Nursing. Suzette started her nursing career in Austin as Hemodialysis nurse and worked as a Charge Nurse in that area for about 8 years.In 2004, Suzette re-focused her education and experience to pursue her passion as a Medical Aesthetic Nurse Specialist and started Austin Med Spa. She was trained by and has worked closely with several top plastic surgeons in Texas and around the country.

She is an expert aesthetic nurse injector in Botox, Dysport, Xeomine, Artefill, Sculptra, Beletero, Juvederm, Restylane, and Radiesse. She has extensive experience and advanced training in state-of-the-art lasers and non-surgical cosmetic procedures, such as IPL, laser hair reduction, laser and non laser skin resurfacing, SkinPen, skin tightening, body contouring and is also well educated in anti-aging products.

Suzette attends numerous advanced training courses and seminars annually as she believes on-going education is important to mastering the most up-to-date procedures in advanced skin care and aesthetics. Suzette also helped found and is a member of Texas Association of Aesthetic Nurses.Suzette takes her time with each client, gives them a thorough consultation and believes in educating them on each service so she can help guide them on deciding what treatments are best for them.

Suzette has a natural compassion and ability to listen to her patients needs and treats everyone exactly the way she would expect to be treated. Suzette and her husband, Tim, can usually be found on the football, baseball and soccer fields cheering on their three kids.

Julia Hoy, RN, BSN, MBA, APRN, MSN, FNP-C, is originally from small town Ohio, Julia earned her Bachelor of Nursing Degree from Bowling Green State University. She began her nursing career in open heart surgery/CVICU which continued in CCU/ICU after relocating to Kansas City. Obtaining an MBA from the University of Kansas, she began a career in medical device/pharmaceutical sales eventually relocating with her family to Austin. Julia began her career as an aesthetic provider in 2001.

More recently, Julia was employed by Bioform/Merz Aesthetics for 8+ years responsible for sales and training injectors in Radiesse®, Belotero®, and Xeomin® throughout Texas.

After obtaining a Master’s Degree in Nursing and board certification, she returned to aesthetic medicine as a provider in 2015.

Julia enjoys fitness especially Ballet Austin pilates, travel, and volunteering at Travis County Volunteer Healthcare Clinic.

Brendan Leigh, RN, MS a tattoo removal and skin rejuvenation specialist and one of the first nurses in the world to operate a state of the art PicoSure™ Laser Workstation. He is a certified laser clinical instructor and his tattoo removal blog (www.austinpicosure.com) has followers all over the world. He holds degrees in nursing and psychology plus a Master of Science degree from Strayer University. He lives in Austin and enjoys exploring the Texas Hill Country with his lovely wife and daughter.

Anita Ward, RN, BSN Anita is a Registered Nurse with over 23 years of experience. She received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing in 1994 from Boise State University – School of Nursing. She is certified in Advanced Ultherapy and performs all laser, skin care, and body shaping treatments at Austin Med Spa. Her background in nursing includes Labor and Delivery, Newborn Care, Vascular Access, Dermatology, and clinical education for nurses and physicians.

Anita is a native to the beautiful resort town of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. A mother to four grown children and two grandchildren, Anita loves spending time with family, paddle boarding, hiking, and attending Barre classes in her free time. It is her mission to provide you with the best customer experience possible.

OUR OFFICE TEAM

Spencer Hendee – Website & Online Marketing Manager

Maddison Ward – Office Manager

OUR MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. David Wishnew, MD, PA is the Medical Director of Austin Med Spa. He has experience with Plastic Surgery, including Cosmetic Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery and MicroSurgery. He is currently involved with Wound Care and Reconstructive Surgery on Military Veterans, Managing Partner of National Professional Wound Care Group and Chief of the Wound Care Division of Arise Austin Medical Center in the Austin Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center.

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