Registered Nurse, Cosmetic Practice Leader, Nurse Injector, Laser Technician
Miriam has been a registered nurse for over 26 years, 22 of which have been in the cosmetic industry either providing or training doctors and nurses on injection techniques with dermal fillers and Neuromodulators (Botox/Dysport), and on various Cosmetic lasers. She has been invited to speak at numerous conferences sharing her expertise on the facial-aging process, benefits of hyaluronic acid, and her techniques on ‘injecting to perfection’. At Cutis, Miriam leads the cosmetic consultations, services, and marketing. Miriam joined Cutis in April 2017. She is very personable, professional and knowledgeable.
Medical Asthetician, Laser Technician, Skin Care Specialist
Suzanne is a very passionate and caring professional, who is committed to providing the highest quality and level of care when giving Medical Aesthetic treatments. Suzanne began her career studying Aesthetics at Pebec School of Aesthetics in London, ON, receiving her certification in 1989. Suzanne has extensive knowledge and training with a leading Medical-Grade Skincare line, SkinCeuticals. Along with her passion for skin care, she has also received advanced certified training in LightSheer laser Hair Removal with Clarion Medical Technologies, Fraxel lasers, Thermage Skin tightening, Isolaz and Clear & Brilliance with Solta Medical, and Halo Pro laser skin resurfacing and BBL with Sciton. Having worked in luxury clinics such as Cutis Cosmetic & Laser Centre honing her skills, Suzanne has become very respected for her ‘personal touch’ when taking care of her clients’ needs.
Sumi is completing 2 years with Cutis, and prior to this was at the Burn Unit at the Hamilton General Hospital for several years. She is a compassionate RN and is a patient advocate. She is the friendly face that coordinates care for patients before, during and after cosmetic surgery. She also assists Dr. Lemckert and Dr. Edstrom with consults and procedures. The aspects of her work that she enjoys the most are when clients tell her how happy they are with their experience and outcome, working with an experienced and dedicated team and learning about the new innovations in cosmetic surgery and skin care. Sumi can be tapped into by patients for information, experiences and testimonials regarding Cutis’ cosmetic surgeries and procedures. She lives in Hamilton and her hobbies are cooking traditional dishes, volleyball and ten camping.
Medical Aesthetician, Laser Technician, Skin Care Specialist
Amanda is a Master Laser Technician with over 12 years of experience and is certified on over 20 lasers. She has advanced knowledge in cosmetic chemistry, loves animals and is a very empathetic, compassionate Medical Aesthetician.
Dr. Karen Edstrom
As medical director of Cutis Cosmetic & Laser Centre, Dr. Edstrom maintains an active role in diagnosis, treatment planning and follow-up of her patients. Dr. Edstrom is an assistant professor of Medicine at McMaster University, teaching medical students and residents the safe, advanced and innovative practice of both medical and aesthetic dermatology.
Dr. Ron Lemckert
ENT, Cosmetic Facial Surgeon
Dr. Lemckert is dedicated to the advancement of his field and shares his knowledge and experience as an assistant professor in the Department of Surgery at McMaster University. Dr. Lemckert specializes in Otolaryngology, head and neck surgery and Facial Plastic Surgery.
Dasha, has over 30 years experience in Dermatological nursing and 10 years at McMaster, helping with reconstructive surgery patients.
Dasha has a fantastic bed-side manner, which is very comforting for patients during surgery. She is calm, cool and collected.
Terry is a surgical dermatology RN with 30 years of experience in the field. She continues to keep up with the latest surgical and cosmetic treatments and attends conferences in North America routinely. She is currently educating and treating patients weekly with photodynamic therapy for their sun damage, which is leading the way in this field. Terry is highly committed to her love for family life, long-distance running, hiking and taking on new challenges. She is an all-around positive and happy person.
Krysta Shoveller is an R.N. who’s nursing has given her life meaning. The major tenants of her career have been caring and compassion. She has travelled from Sudbury to Los Angeles, St. Catharines , Sunnybrook in Toronto and finally to Hamilton for 42 years. She has worked in many areas of HHSC including ICU, CCU, HIU, radiology, nuclear medicine, pharmacy, opthamology and the I.V. team . Krysta’s favourite persuits in nursing are pediatrics and surgery. She continues to enjoy assisting Dr. Lemckert where she can.
Krysta has a creative side that has involved pottery for over 50 years. She still makes pottery for friends and family. Gardening is her passion too and she enjoys spending time with her Grandson; AJ, in the Killarney park as often as she can.
Kim has completed the Medical Administrative course at TriOS College and has been with Cutis sine we opened in 2010. Kim is a dedicated employee and enjoys working with clients on a daily basis, and is always willing to go the extra mile for patients and co-workers.
Medical Aesthetician, Skin Care Specialist
Michelle is a registered Aesthetician and Make-up Artist with 19 years experience in the cosmetic industry. She has worked in department stores, drug stores, salons and spas performing various aesthetic services. She loves meeting with patients to create custom skin care regimes and give them the bet results. She has been with Cutis since 2010.
Ashley is our Patient Care Coordinator. She has been with Cutis for 3 years, after graduating Everest College with a diploma in Medical Administration. She has a passion for helping others, always ensuring that patient care comes first. She is the first person you may see when entering our office and will always be there to make you feel at ease. Ashley brings a love for learning to our clinic as she continues to strive to be up-to-date with all medical grade products and treatment options available. As the cosmetic industry continues to advance, Ashely looks forward to providing exceptional customer service to the community. A quote she lives by, “Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself” – Coco Chanel
DISCLAIMER: Individual outcomes, results and number of treatments recommended may vary based on individual patient needs, medical history, and circumstances. Cutis Cosmetic & Laser Centre cannot guarantee exact or permanent results or cures.