Melissa is a board certified nurse practitioner born and raised in Kentucky. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Kentucky. She completed her Master’s degree in Nursing at the University of Cincinnati, specializing in adult health. Melissa has more than 7 years of experience in aesthetic medicine and advanced laser treatments, working in plastic surgery for the last several years. She also has a diverse nursing background in perioperative services and 17 cumulative years in patient care. In addition, she volunteers as a nurse practitioner at Richland Pregnancy Services.
Melissa is an active member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses, and the Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners & Nurse Midwives. Melissa is committed to partnering with her patients to develop a tailored aesthetic treatment plan. Her goal is to provide a more youthful look that enhances the natural beauty of each patient. Her experience in aesthetic medicine includes advanced laser resurfacing and light therapy, advanced cosmetic injectables using neurotoxins and dermal fillers, PRP for hair restoration/in conjunction with laser resurfacing/microneedling.
Melissa and her husband reside in Mansfield with their three sons.