Dr. Ann Elizabeth Watwood
Dr. Ann Elizabeth Watwood is a naturopathic physician who specializes in cosmetic dermatology, anti-aging medicine, and women’s health. As the Medical Director for Clearskin Institute of Laser Aesthetics, her mission is to help our clients look and feel their best. Dr. Watwood is a graduate from Arizona State University with a BA in Anthropology and received her medical degree from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. She is a member of the Naturopathic Board of Aesthetic Medicine in the State of Arizona.
Dr. James Long, MD
Dr. Long was the founder and Medical director of Eternal Med Spa in Lorton, Va. He is a board certified internist who has been practicing in Northern Virginia for more than a decade. Dr. Long is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and is on the Governor’s Council for the Virginia Chapter of the American College of Physicians. He is on the clinical faculty at Virginia Commonwealth University and teaches medical students from INOVA Fairfax Hospital’s VCU contingent. Dr. Long has been rated as one of Checkbook’s top-rated physicians in the Washington area. Dr. Long was formerly a Naval Surface Line officer and served in combat missions during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm. After serving in the US Navy and prior to medical school, Dr. Long was a system’s analyst supporting the Naval Aegis Weapons System.
Cindy Graf has spent the last 20 years in the medical equipment industry, focusing for the past eight years on teaching and performing cosmetic laser procedures. As the marketing director for a $4 million/yr cosmetic practice, Ms. Graf shares her valuable clinical and marketing experience, giving physicians the industry-leading insight and knowledge needed to create a successful aesthetic medicine practice. Ms. Graf is author and host of a 16 topic educational video training series for the aesthetic medicine industry called “Building a Successful Cosmetic Business.” Ms. Graf also serves as the Executive Director for “Lose the Tattoos”, a non-profit gang related tattoo removal program in the state of Wisconsin. Cindy has a financial interest with Quanta, BTL, Cynosure, Cutera and Lumenis.
Tenille Davis, PharmD, RPh
Tenille Davis grew up in Idaho and went to pharmacy school at Idaho State University, where she graduated magna cum laude in 2005. Her first job was as a pharmacy technician at the age of 15 and she has worked in many different pharmacy modalities since then. She has been with Civic Center Pharmacy since 2008 and is now the pharmacy manager. Areas of her professional interest include bio-identical hormone replacement therapy, pain management, and parenteral therapies. She lives with her partner and their twin girls in Mesa. Tenille has a financial interest with Civic Center Pharmacy.
Laurie Evans, LE, CLT, LSO
Laurie Evans, a certified laser technician and licensed aesthetician working at Dr. Toni Stockton’s dermatology practice. Laurie is certified by the Arizona Radiation Regulatory Agency as a Laser Safety Officer, and as a Laser Technician who specializes in lasers, radio-frequency, and light-based therapies. Evans has garnered a strong aesthetic background working with a variety of skin conditions like Rosacea, Melasma, sun damage, acne, scarring, wrinkles, stretch marks, leg veins, skin laxity and textural irregularities. Additionally, Evans has been treating Psoriasis, Vitiligo and other medical skin conditions since 2009.
IAPAM’s Executive Director
Jeff Russell is the faculty’s medical spa business expert. He speaks from his real life experience as the part owner of a leading Medically Supervised Weight Loss clinic and Aesthetic Medicine Center. Jeff’s clinic provides: hormone based weight loss treatments, metabolic testing, Botox and dermal filler injections, chemical peels and professional skin care products. As the lead facilitator for the IAPAM’s Aesthetic Practice Startup Workshop
, Jeff will give you the exact steps needed to create a profitable weight loss and/or medical spa. Jeff has a unique expertise in capitalizing on emerging technologies, online environments and internet media outlets to increase revenues for aesthetic practices and medical spas. Jeff is has been published repeatedly in: WebMD, Cosmetic Surgery Times, Dermatology Times, Healthy Aging, MedicalSpas, Southern California Physician, ACP Observer, THE Aesthetic Guide and MedEsthetics. You can follow Jeff on his blog www.IAPAM.com
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Faculty on Rotation
Dr. Richard Foxx, MD
Richard M. Foxx, M.D., Founder and Medical Director of The Medical and Skin Spa
at Agua Serena, one of the country’s only resort-based medical spas, specializes in cosmetic dermatology and esthetic medicine. He has been a proponent of bio-identical hormones for almost 14 years and is convinced, not only that hormones are critical to overall health, but that in most cases, bio-identical hormones are the only sensible method of delivery. Dr. Foxx is a member of the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, and the North American Menopause Society. He is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners and is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. A sought-after lecturer and published writer on medical and non-medical topics, Doctor Foxx is a recognized authority on medical spas. Doctor Foxx is working on his next book to be called HEALTHY SKIN AT ANY AGE.
* Please note the faculty rotates, and is subject to change.