The Medical Spa Staff
The mission of The Medical Spa is to provide compassionate and customized care to our patients. We strive to provide the highest quality care in a relaxed and tranquil setting.
The spa is under the direction of David Thomas, MD.
Dr. David Thomas, Director
Dr. David Thomas is director of The Medical Spa and has over 14 years in Bariatric Medicine. He also has certification in Botox, Dermal Fillers, Kybella, Lasers and IPL. Dr. Thomas is also board certified in internal Medicine which he practiced for over 25 years. He is also certified in Age Management Medicine and trained at Cenegenics, one of the premier age management facilities in the world. He has extensive training in age management medicine with expertise in bio-identical hormone replacement for men and women. Dr. Thomas attended medical school at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and did his internship/residency at Shands Hospital at The University of Florida. He is married with two children and lives in Cornelius.
Jennifer graduated from University of North Carolina in Charlotte in 2007 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. She worked in the emergency department while pursuing her Master’s in Nursing Practice. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and is certificated by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as an Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner. She transitioned into the field of esthetics in 2011 and has undergone extensive training in laser treatments, injectables, skin rejuvenation, and bariatrics. She also received her Doctorate degree from East Carolina University in 2015. Jennifer is passionate about healthcare and has participated in several medical mission trips and volunteer projects. She currently lives in Belmont and enjoys spending time with her family, outdoor activities, and traveling.
Brittany joined the team in June of 2010 and now leads the Medical Spa team. She is a graduate of Gaston College and has an Associates degree in Medical Assisting. Brittany is knowledgeable in both skin care and weight loss and enjoys helping patients with their goals of becoming healthier and happier. Since being at the Spa she has obtained certifications in Obagi Skin Care, Latisse, and Glo Professionals. She is originally from Kings Mountain and now lives in Gastonia with her husband Wesley and two boys Eli and Tucker. She is active in her church and enjoys spending as much time with her family as possible.
Robin has gained a vast knowledge and understanding of skin health throughout her 10 years as a Licensed Medical Aesthetician. She specializes in prevention and correction of many cosmetic skin disorders. Her experience includes photorejuvenation, laser hair removal, fractionated laser skin resurfacing, microneedling, chemical peels, dermaplaning, microdermabrasion, facials and waxing. Robin is extremely knowledgeable about medical grade skin care products and takes the time to customize a home skin care regimen for every patient. Robin attended Esthetics International in Columbia, SC after obtaining her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of South Carolina. She is passionate about what she does and truly enjoys helping her patients to achieve his or her skin care goals.
Shortly after obtaining her Bachelor’s degree in Communication at East Carolina University, Keiann moved to New York where she pursued her love for esthetics. She earned her license studying at Atelier Esthetique Institute of Esthetics in New York City in 2011. She began her career in medical esthetics working at a high-end med spa in Manhattan specializing in Laser treatments, chemical peels and waxing. Her experience includes laser hair removal, IPL photo rejuvenation, skin tightening, skin resurfacing, body contouring and medical grade skin care. She strives to instill confidence in each client through customized treatment plans for everyone’s skincare needs.
Lauren joined the Medical Spa in 2014. She is a native of Gastonia. She attended GWU and obtained a Bachelors degree in Psychology. She was a CNA for over 6 years at an assisted living facility here in Gastonia. She has since attended Gaston College where she received her Associates degree in Medical Assisting. Lauren is active in church where her fiance is the Youth Pastor. When she is not working Lauren enjoys watching the Panthers games, shopping and hiking.