Meet Our Staff

Meet Our Staff

Gary S. Berger, MD
Medical Director

Dr. Berger‘s mission is to ensure the safety of all treatments.  He is board certified in Preventive Medicine. Dr. Berger provides fractional laser skin rejuvenation and cosmetic injections with collagen cosmetic dermal fillers (Juvederm, Voluma, Belotero) and neuromodulators (Botox, Xeomin, and Dysport).

Gary S. Berger, M.D.

Julia Kemp Smith, RN, CASC
Clinical Director

Julia’s mission is to ensure the best experience for each person. She is certified by Aesthetic Advancements, Rocky Mountain Laser College, and Candela Laser. Julia performs laser hair removal and skin tightening, IPL, microdermabrasion, dermaplaning, medical grade skin peels and cosmetic injections.

Julia Kemp Smith, RN, CASC

Ericka Pamplin
Spa Coordinator

Ericka has 25 years experience in healthcare management. Her mission is to schedule appointments in an environment with the highest standards of patient service. Ericka will ensure that all details leading to a successful and enjoyable visit are in place.

Ericka Pamplin, Assistant Spa Coordinator

Stephanie Duncan, RN, MSN
Laser Nurse

Stephanie is a Certified Laser Specialist by the National Laser Institute. She treats patients with the Nd:Yag laser and IPL for hair removal, hyperpigmentation, small varicose veins, and for skin tightening.  Stephanie also has extensive surgical nursing experience.

Stephanie Duncan, RN, MSN - Laser Nurse

Jennifer Okun Ballentine, RN, BSN
Aesthetic Nurse

Jennifer is certified by Advanced Aesthetics in cosmetic injections with neuromodulators (Botox, Xeomin, Dysport) and dermal fillers (Juvederm, Belotero, Radiesse). She also provides laser hair removal, microdermabrasion, microneedling (Dermapen), and chemical peels.

Jennifer Okun Ballentine, RN, BSN

Jennifer Jones, Aesthetician
and Licensed Massage Therapist (NC #13393)

Jennifer provides both aesthetics and massage specializing in Swedish, myofacial, hot stone, TMG, and pregnancy massage. She also performs the ancient art of ear candling. You will enjoy fantastic music and complete relaxation during your sessions with Jennifer.

Jennifer Jones Aesthetician and Licensed Massage Therapist

Becky Gilbert

Becky is a licensed medical aesthetician who received her basic aesthetic training in Greensboro and her advanced medical aesthetic training in South Carolina. Her goal is for you to love the skin you’re in! She performs microdermabrasion, chemical peels, microneedling, facials, waxing, lash and brow tinting.

Becky Gilbert Aesthetician

Nicole Clyburn

Nicole is a licensed aesthetician trained at New Directions Hair Academy and Day Spa Training Center in Nashville, TN. Her treatments include relaxing massage. She also performs microdermabrasion, eye lash and brow tinting, chemical peels, full body waxing, epidermal leveling, and microneedling.

Nicole Clyburn Aesthetician

Irina Tsvetkova
Licensed Massage and Bodywork Therapist
(NC # 6178)

Irina is a graduate of the Massage College in St. Petersburg; Potomac Massage Training Institute; and American-European Massage School. Irina specializes in deep tissue, Russian sport, Swedish, therapeutic, and prenatal massage.

Irina Tsvetkova, RN, LMBT

Tera Killian, BS
Certified Nail Technician

Tera graduated from the Nail Technology program at Cape Fear Community College. Tera’s most popular services include hot stone pedicures with moisturizing mask and oil infusion; gel polish services for long-lasting, chip-free wear; and treating cracked heels, calluses and fungal nail problems.

Tera Killian, BS Certified Nail Technician