Meet the NuBody Concepts Plastic Surgery Team
At NuBody Concepts, we are committed to providing beautiful and lasting results through our advanced techniques and services tailored to each individual patient. Our board-certified plastic surgeon and his team will help you select the best procedure to achieve the contoured look you desire. With a combined experience of more than two decades and a shared passion for helping patients gain the self-confidence they deserve, our plastic surgery team can help you look and feel your best.
Andrea, Senior Medical Consultant
As our Senior Medical Consultant, Andrea advises patients about our wide range of surgical options, and helps to coordinate a treatment plan. She attended University of Tennessee and the Academy of Allied Health Careers, both in Chattanooga. She was one of the original staff members of NuBody Concepts when it opened in 2011 and has assisted in over 200 liposuction procedures on the NuBody Concepts plastic surgery team. With over 17 years in the healthcare field, Andrea enjoys educating patients and being involved in their process of positive changes. She is an advocate for Breast Cancer Awareness, the Humane Society, and Organ Donor Awareness. In her free time she enjoys writing and travel and considers herself to be a “foodie”.
Nancy, Clinical & Operations Manager
Nancy has over 20 years of healthcare experience with roles in both the surgical and management fields. At NuBody Concepts, Nancy supervises the clinical staff, serves as a liaison between patient care and administration, and oversees day-to-day operations and scheduling. She has always had a passion for helping others, and her favorite part about working at NuBody Concepts is seeing patients return happy and with a new outlook on life. Nancy is originally from Kentucky, where she earned her medical assistant certification in 1996. She is a current member of the AAMA (American Association of Medical Assistants) as well as the NMGMA (Nashville Medical Group Management Association). In her free time she enjoys running, cooking, reading, and spending time with friends and family, especially her grandchildren.
Shauna, Neograft Consultant
Shauna has over 15 years experience in the healthcare field and we are proud to have her as our Certified NeoGraft Consultant. She finds that helping others achieve their goals is the most rewarding experience in her work with Nashville Hair Doctor & NuBody Concepts. Being a real people person, she thrives on interacting with her patients and helping them begin their journey. She has been with NuBody Concepts since it’s beginning in 2012. In her spare time she is kept very busy with her husband and 4 children. Shauna has a talent and passion for singing, and also enjoys cooking, and working out.
Meril, Front Desk Lead
Meril is a licensed Aveda Institute Aesthetician who works in the NuBody Concepts front office as an Administrative Assistant and Receptionist. She has always had a desire to help people to see the best version of themselves so that they can “discover all the wonderful things they have to offer to the world.” Meril was born and raised in Louisiana and is a newcomer to Nashville via Alaska. It’s not a surprise that she enjoys traveling, skydiving, hiking and biking – anything that gets her outside! She is also an advocate for Alzheimer research, a cause that’s very near and dear to her heart.
Jennifer, R.N. & Aesthetician
Jennifer is a Registered Nurse (RN) with a degree from Nashville State Community School of Nursing. She started her career as a licensed aesthetician and has built on her skincare knowledge and experience for over 12 years, refining her skills with lasers and in-depth chemical peels on the medical side of Aesthetics. As a Certified Nurse Injector, Jennifer takes great satisfaction in creating beauty and improving her patients’ self-confidence, and she regularly attends Continued Education courses to stay up-to-date on the best techniques to smooth lines and improve volume loss in the face. Jennifer joined NuBody Concepts in August 2015, where she uses her extensive training and wide skill set to administer injectables and dermal fillers to her patients. In her spare time, Jennifer likes to work with animal rescue groups—unless she is busy creating her famous artwork that she says has yet to be discovered.
Ashleigh has always had a passion for helping others and wanted to be a nurse for as long as she can remember. She is proud to follow in her late father’s footsteps, who was also in the medical field. She holds a Medical Assistant Diploma from the Medvance Institute MA program, attended Nashville State Community College in Pre-Nursing, is a National Certified Medical Assistant through NCCT, and is looking forward to starting at Fortis Institute for Nursing. Coming to NuBody Concepts was the right choice for her, as observing the smiles on her patients’ faces when they see the improvement in their bodies gives her great satisfaction. Born and raised in Nashville, Ashleigh enjoys spending time with her extended family living nearby. She is a proud aunt, recently married, and likes to hike waterfalls, run in 5K races, train for marathons, travel, and generally, live life to the fullest.
Emily, Administrative Assistant
Emily works in the NuBody Concepts front office as a Receptionist and Office Assistant. She has a passion for customer service and strongly believes that something as simple as a chat at the front desk, or a wave goodbye, can make an impact. She is our office’s rare Nashville native, attended Middle Tennessee State University, and is excited to start off in the medical field. In her free time, Emily likes to travel with family and friends, host dinners, and volunteer for local charities. She and her husband are proud parents to a little girl as well as dog parents to their sweet dog Bozley.