Our Staff

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Jennifer Wallace, CNP

Certified Nurse Practitioner

With over two decades of experience in women’s health and aesthetics, Jen is a highly-qualified, board-certified nurse practitioner. She earned her Bachelor’s in nursing from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, and her Master’s in nursing as part of the holistic adult nurse practitioner track from New York University. She joined Restore Skin Care Center in February 2016, and focuses most of her clinical practice on aesthetic laser treatment, cosmetic injections, skin consultations, and sclerotherapy for spider veins. In 2018, she completed a continuing education course with advanced, live training in cosmetic injectables, including Botox®, Kybella® and Juvéderm®.

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Ryan MacDonald, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Ryan MacDonald, PA-C is board certified as a physician’s assistant and joined Restore Skin Care Center in July 2015.  He received his Master’s degree, Physician Assistant Studies, from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences and his Bachelor of Science, Biology, from UMass-Amherst.  Ryan principally works with our patients seeking treatment for varicose veins and spider veins. Certified on the PicoSure laser, Ryan also really enjoys treating aesthetic patients seeking tattoo removal, acne scar removal, reduction of hyperpigmentation and skin revitalization.

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Jessica

Receptionist

Jessica is one of the first people you will meet at our practice — whether over the phone, on the web, or at our practice front window. She is highly competent and can find a solution to almost every problem.

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Robyn

Receptionist

Robyn will also greet you throughout your experience at Restore Skin Care Center.  She has the ability to create a calm and efficient environment, making sure appointments, referrals and clinical information are all in order to meet your needs.

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Misty, MA

Medical Assistant

Misty brings clinical experience in both surgery and Women’s Health, having worked as a Certified Medical Assistant for over 8 years. Joining our staff in May 2016, Misty assists each of our providers during vein and surgical procedures and follow-up appointments. In addition to her clinical experience, Misty also has a keen interest in aesthetic services. She is a licensed cosmetologist and brings her skill and talent to our clinical practice and to our patients.

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Melissa, MA

Medical Assistant

Melissa is a highly experienced Medical Assistant, having worked with patients in general surgery, venous insufficiency and skin and wound care for over 10 years.  She is knowledgable in all aspects of patient care within our practice and holds things together with a smile.

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Jessie, MA

Medical Assistant

Jessie is an integral part of our team. Joining our practice in February 2016, Jessie works with all vein patients to schedule appointments and prepare educational materials for upcoming procedures. She is a very good problem solver who easily works with patients to create a treatment schedule to meet patient needs. Jessie is also certified as a Medical Translator in Spanish. Her background includes direct care as a Medical Assistant and five years in billing services.

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Amelia, RVT

Registered Vascular Technologist

Amelia is a very experienced ultrasound technologist who works with all our patients having venous insufficiency.  She received her undergraduate degree from the Elm’s College and her certificate of Diagnostic Medical Sonography from American Institute.

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Christina, RVT

Registered Vascular Technologist

Christina is a seasoned ultrasound technologist as well, and also works with our varicose vein patients.  She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from University of New Haven and then earned her certificate of Diagnostic Medical Sonography from American Institute.

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Thomas Costas, RVT

Financial Services

Tom can assist you with any financing or insurance questions you may have — making your treatment smooth and affordable.  For patients seeking treatment for medically necessary conditions, Restore Skin Care Center accepts most major insurance plans. Cosmetic treatments are generally not reimbursed through medical insurance; however, Restore Skin Care Center does accept Care Credit as a financing option.  Tom can assist in setting up a payment plan that works for you.

In addition to his administrative activities, Tom is also our senior Ultrasound Technologist.  In this role, he primarily works with patients experiencing venous insufficiency.  With over 15 years experience, Tom holds an Associate Degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography from Springfield Technical Community College and received his Registered Vascular Technologist credentials from the Association of Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonography.

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Kay Elsayed, BA

Billing Specialist

Kay enjoys helping patients on a daily basis by answering billing questions and concerns. Her experience spans over 15 years, working in both surgical and medical practices. Since joining Advanced Vein Care Center in January 2016, Kay effectively helps resolve the most challenging questions competently and with a smile. Kay earned her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from American International College.

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Melinda Lee, MS

Administrator

Melinda is responsible for coordinating administrative activities within Restore Skin Care Center.  She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts, Human Biology, from Stanford University and a Master’s of Science, Health Policy & Management, from the Harvard School of Public Health.  If you have any questions or concerns, know that she available to assist you at any time!