Meet the Team

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Miriam

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.

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Amanda

Medical Aesthetician, Laser Technician, Skin Care Specialist

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Dr. Karen Edstrom

Aesthetic Dermatologist

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.

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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.

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Dasha

Registered Nurse

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Terry

Registered Nurse

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.

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Krysta

Registered Nurse

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.

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Kim

Office Manager

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.

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Michelle

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.

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Ashley

Medical Administrator

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.