Medically Certified & Trained
Body beautiful STAFF
Body Beautiful’s goal to build rapport with our patients to provide the highest quality treatments with our medically supervised staff. It’s significant and meaningful for our patients to understand their specific skin circumstances and discover the cosmetic procedures that are most effective to treat their concerns. Patients can consult with our physician(s) about any of their concerns to ensure we are meeting individual’s needs.
We will help design a customized treatment plan that provides optimal results. That’s the benefit of finding our Professional Medical Laser Center. We would be pleased to see you, call 724 987 3221 to arrange a free consultation with our physician or staff.
Body Beautiful Staff is trained and certified in the latest aesthetic laser light based procedures
Manager, Educator and Certified Laser Technician
Manager of Body Beautiful Laser Medical Spa and an owner of several marketing facilities, such as www.PittsburghMedicalMall.com. He works hard to earn loyalty supervising 8 locations; instructing his staff on getting the most successful results for the client’s individual needs. Mark has a Masters Degree in Education with a specialization in Health Therapy and a Dean’s list graduate from the University of Slippery Rock. He is a laser technician and actively seeks additional training on many cosmetic devices.
Dr. Timothy Kavic, M.D.
Wound Care Specialist, Board Certified General Surgeon
Dr. Timothy Kavic, M.D. is a board-certified General Surgeon. He specializes in Destruction of Skin Debridement of Burns, Infections and Wounds, Peripheral Vascular Disease Phlebitis (PAD and PVD), and also Thrombophlebitis Varicose Vein Excision. Dr. Kavic graduated from Meharry Medical College and completed his residency and internship at Western Pennsylvania Hospital. Current Hospital privileges are at Ohio Valley in McKees Rocks.
Jessica R. RN,
Expert Injector, Registered Nurse
Jessica Rubright is a Registered Nurse that has a passion for aesthetics, she has traveled to California, New York, and Maryland to receive specialized education in the leading medical aesthetic procedures and is one of the most respected and experienced nurse injectors in the Pittsburgh area. One of her many areas of expertise includes neurotoxins (like Botox), wrinkle fillers (like Juvederm & Voluma), and sclerotherapy for treatment of visible red and blue veins. As a specialist working under the medical directorship of a renowned cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Mauricio Giraldo, MD. Jessica provides her patients with a detailed, comprehensive evaluation consultation as well as a facial mapping of each individual’s anatomy. Jessica understands that each patient is unique and develops treatment plans per patient versus using a “one-size-fits-all” approach. Jessica is committed to staying at the forefront of aesthetic innovation and science; participating regularly in continuing education, to ensure that patients experience the best technology and techniques available, staying knowledgeable in the “up to date” progression of the newest products, technology, and techniques.
Permanent MakeUp Artist and Certified Laser Technician
Marcia graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Arts and Humanities from Slippery Rock and Carlow University and started working in the cosmetic cosmetic division of Body Beautiful providing Aesthetic treatments since 2006. She was an art teacher, muralist for residential and businesses utilizing her Fine Arts degree, teaching experiences, then sharing her advanced, specialty, masters certification and love for para-medical procedures from American Institute of Intradermal Cosmetics – she offers classes to teach how to become a Permanent Cosmetician. Marcia Hale is a Masters Permanent Makeup Specialist and demonstrates her passion one artistic stroke at a time making the world’s surfaces more beautiful.
View her portfolio at The Fine Arts of Beauty.
Diane Andrusky, RN, C.L.T.
Expert Injector, Registered Nurse
Diane – Registered Nurse with a Nursing Bachelor of Science degree from Penn State University and Sharon Regional School of Nursing, since 2005. She has been a Critical Care Nurse since 2006. Certified in BLS, ACLS and has spent many years active in her community. Successfully adapting her nursing skill experiences to included work with special needs children, surgery, critical care, school nurse and assisting in the many youth activities. Diane confident in themselves and has developed her natural talent for detail and meticulousness through years of doing cosmetic procedures. Combining this with her natural inclination for desire and beauty to help patients feel and look their best, has led her to focus talents towards skin care and aesthetic treatments. Her knowledge and professionalism allow her to specialize in bringing top quality treatments and consultations to her profession.
These include cosmetic dermal fillers, injectables, laser hair removal, vein therapy and tattoo removal. She enjoys providing patients with up-to-date proven beauty plans that allow you to feel better, beautiful and have more confidence. She is Certified as an Advanced Injectable Technique with experience with all products from the 3 major FDA approved national brands (Allergan, Galderma, Merz), Medical Aesthetics, Certified Cosmetic Laser Technician from the National Council on Laser Certification and ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified.
Favorite quote: “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.”
C.L.T., Certified Health Coach
Aesthetic Laser Specialist, Certified Laser Technician and Certified Health Coach
April Ritter, Nationally Certified Aesthetic Laser Specialist who graduated from DuBois Academy of Cosmetology. She studied at Pa Institute of Laser, getting certified in Laser Light Hair Removal and Skin Rejuvenation. Additionally, April is a Certified Health Coach, she’s certified in micro-pigmentation (Permanent Cosmetics), Aesthetic Lasers as well as Light-Based Procedures. April has worked as an Aesthetic Laser Specialist Since 2001.
Michelle Parise, RT, C.L.T.
Certified Laser Technician and Registered Radiologic Technologists
Michelle is a Registered Radiologic Technologists, Dean’s list graduate of Mount Aloysius College and member of the National Society of Leadership and Success. She is a Certified Laser Technician with Body Beautiful Laser Medical Spa with Safety Certification.
Barb Beers, Receptionist
Barb is our amazing receptionist with over 8 years of medical office experience. She assists with scheduling and front end operations.
IT & Web Administrator
Information Technology (IT) and Web Administrator. Nationally Certified Laser Technician
David has an AAIT and Web Administration degree from the University of Phoenix. He studied computer science at Erie Business Center EBC and has awards from Google’s Training Platform. David specializes in Websites Development, Graphic Design, Social Media, Internet Marketing, and IT Services. David is also a Nationally Certified Laser Technician.
Cosmetology Teacher and Certified Laser Technician
Laura, Laser Technician with Body Beautiful Laser Medi-Spa since 2017. An esthetician and a graduate with a Cosmetology License from Mercer County Career Center in 2003. She also Graduated from Penn State Cosmetology as a Cosmetology teacher in 2004 where she received skincare training, expertise in anatomy, facial techniques, waxing and makeup. She also taught cosmetology and Esthetics for 7 years from 2007-2014 at Laurel Technical institute and New Castle Beauty Academy. She enjoys sharing many aesthetic services but Dermaplaining and Microneedling are her favorites.
Samantha Herdt RN, BSN
Expert Injector, Registered Nurse
Driven by her desire to achieve and exceed her client’s expectations, Samantha customizes each treatment plan to maximize the results of every client interaction. She has been a nurse since 2018 and has worked at Mercy hospital on the orthopedic, trauma, and burn unit, but now floats between the Intensive Care Units at West Penn Hospital. Being a burn nurse she has been able to work with skin in many different stages, and brings a lot of knowledge to her client’s consultations. Samantha has also worked with a plastic surgeon in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit doing breast flaps, and leech therapy. Being able to work with people to help them achieve their aesthetic goals has always been a dream of hers.
Ashley Creighton C.L.T.
Certified Laser Technician
Ashley has received a laser certification from the National Laser Institute in New York City. She’s certified in all laser treatments including micro-needling, has received certification as a laser safety officer, and has CPR training through NLI. Ashley has furthered her education with Body Beautiful and plans to get an esthetician license.
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