MEET THE STAFF


Dr. David SneedDr. David Sneed

Dr. Sneed has practiced medicine in Austin since 1985 and is board certified by the American Board of Family Practice. He developed an interest in dermatology during his residency and has extensive training in procedures such as PhotoFacial, facial restoration, liposuction, Threadlift, leg vein treatments and BOTOX® Cosmetic.  In addition to his clinical appointments, Dr. Sneed maintains memberships in several professional organizations, including:

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION MEMBERSHIPS

View Dr. Sneed’s CV


MEET THE STAFF OF AESTHETICA MED SPA

sharonSharon M. Sneed, PhD – Clinical Director

A graduate of Texas Woman’s University, Sharon M. Sneed went on to complete her Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the University of California at Berkeley. Sharon serves as the clinic director for Aesthetica MedSpa. She has been a college professor at four universities and is the author of seven books as well as numerous lay and peer-reviewed articles. Sharon Sneed has certifications in PhotoFacial, Cellulite and Fat Treatments, and Microdermabrasion.

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Kim Sheridan – Spa Manager, Medical Injector

After many years in the healthcare industry helping Physicians with their professional liability insurance needs, Kim decided to pursue her true passion of aesthetics and help patients directly.

Kim is a Certified Laser Technician with extensive training in Facial Rejuvenation and Skin Resurfacing. In addition to her Laser licensing, she also holds additional certifications for Micro-Needling, Chemical Peels, IPL (photofacial), Tattoo Removal, Laser Vein Removal and Fractional Laser Resurfacing.

Kim is a proud graduate of our very own Texas Laser Training Academy where she received her advanced Neurotoxin training (Botox & Dysport) and Ablative Laser Certificate.

Kim brings to AMS her passion for aesthetics combined with her compassion for patients and desire to enhance and enrich their lives. She believes that every patient is unique and therefore deserves a personalized solution.

The most enjoyable part of working at AMS is the team spirit we all share. With our combined education, experience and passion, AMS is truly Austin’s finest full service Medical Spa.

In her spare time, Kim enjoys spending time with her three children, one newly added grandchild and her two adorable Chihuahua’s.


Jessica Griffin – Medical Aesthetician

Jessica has lived in Austin for 14 years, 10 in which she has been a part of the Dermatology/Cosmetic industry. She had problematic skin at an early age which fueled her passion to be an esthetician. Because of the skin issues that Jessica faced in her past, she is very knowledgeable when it comes to skin care and procedures, with a special interest in treating acne and acne scars.

She is a licensed esthetician, and a certified laser technician with advanced training in: Photofacial/IPL treatments, Micropen Collagen Induction therapy, Chemical peels, Hydrafacials, Laser Hair Removal, and Radio Frequency Skin Tightening. Jessica has a very caring nature and bedside manner, she will happily guide you along the way to transforming your skin.


Kelly-Pillard-aesthetica-best-botoxKelly Pillard – Medical Aesthetician

Kelly is a licensed Aesthetician and has been in the beauty and wellness industry for 14 years. Her passion for skin and health brought her to Aeshtetica Med Spa where the treatments are cutting edge. Versed in chemical peels, hydrafacials, MicroPen collagen induction therapy, skin tightening, and medical facials, Kelly’s goal is to provide advanced skin treatments while enveloping her clients in luxurious relaxation. The treatments don’t stop when you leave, she will also help create a skincare routine that will keep giving you the spa experience at home. After your treatments, she can also coordinate a new makeup look using Rae Cosmetics and Glo Minerals. You’ll leave looking and feeling your best!


 Christina-DamatoChristina Damato – Medical Aesthetician

Christina Damato is a licensed Medical Aesthetician/Certified  Laser Tech/ Advanced Permanent Makeup Artist with 13 years experience who brings a valuable combination of skills to the practice based on her science and fine arts background.


DeannaDeanna Brochin – Patient Care Coordinator | Front Desk Supervisor

Deanna is a proud graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in History and a degree in Cultural Studies. She has over 13 years of experience with Aesthetica Med Spa working in skin care consultations, marketing and event planning, as well as a patient care coordinator. Great skin care comes hand in hand with her other passion as she has worked as a professional actress since 2006. She also loves to travel the world, with great sun screen of course.