Owner & Paramedical Esthetician
Stephanie will help you with your skin care needs, and design a program to achieve your desired results utilizing medical grade products and treatments. Stephanie Wilbanks is passionate about her clients needs and results. She has been in the Medical Anti-Aging industry for fifteen years. Her talent and enthusiasm has made her popular with local clients along the Emerald Coast.
Stephanie also teaches advanced techniques in skin care, has extensive Obagi training, and is familiar with all of their products and usage.
“I truly enjoy the interaction with my clients and seeing the transformation in their skin that treatments and medical grade products provide, while providing personalized skincare within their budgets.”
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Dr. Christopher M. Dress, M.D. FACS
Dr. Dress is a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon as well as a board certified general surgeon. A veteran of 17 years in the U.S. Air Force, he has separated from active duty service to enter full time private practice in reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery. Dr. Dress attended medical school at the University of Tennessee, Memphis College of Medicine. His residency in general surgery occurred at Keesler Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi. He then completed his next residency in plastic surgery at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2005. Dr. Dress’ areas of subspecialty expertise lie in microsurgical reconstruction and post bariatric surgery body contouring.
Dr. Christopher Cave
Dr. Cave received his medical degree from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine, where he also completed his internship and residency.
Dr. Cave is board certified in Family Practice. His medical interests include heart disease, diabetes, and pediatrics.
In addition to medicine, Dr. Cave holds a M.S. degree in Aerospace Engineering and is published in both aeronautical and medical journals.
He specializes in Filler Injections including Restylane, Dysport, Perlane, Radiesse, Restylane Silk. Restylane Lyft, Restlyane Lyft, Restylane Refyne, Restylane Defyne, Juvederm, Juvederm Ultra, Juvederm Ultra Plus, and Juvederm Voluma.
Front Desk Coordinator
Kimberly has worked in the Medical Field since 1990 prior to joining Emerald Coast Med Spa. She has worked as a Case Manager and Endoscopic Technician for 21 years. Kim is also a certified personal trainer through ISSA and has competed in many figure competitions. Kim is an Enthusiastic Medical Assistant with excellent people skills, dedicated work ethic, and demonstrated medical competency. Kim is a single mother and resides in Navarre with her two children. Nikolas is 20 and Jenna is 18 along with her two yorkies Sadie and Sophie.
Permanent Make Up, Eyelash Extensions, Natural Nails
Leah has been doing permanent makeup for 19 yrs, specializing in brows! She is committed to providing outstanding customer service and excellence in her work. ” I have been blessed with the privilege to meet and perform permanent makeup on many satisfied clients, men and women. My clients are treated with the highest standards of patient care, excellent customer service, and the most advanced equipment in the industry. I look forward to providing you with knowledge and a service that will help you become a more beautiful you!”
Kate’s massages are tailored to what the customer wants. If relaxation is the goal, a gentle Swedish massage will take away the stress of the day. If the customer has some pain issues, Kate’s 5 years experience as a chiropractor’s therapist helps her ease away the tight muscles and spasms. Kate has intensive studies with Brett Pace in Ashiatsu Massage. She uses incredible stretches learned in Thai Massage and foot pressure when called for, creating a very unique massage experience.
She has taken continuing education course in Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques for Neck, Back, and Hip pain with Dr. Erik Dalton, and Medical Massage for Sciatica with Brett Pace. Some of the other continuing education classes she has taken include Thai Massage which uses some incredible stretches, and Lypossage, which is used to address cellulite on the body.
Kate is usually not available on a walk-in basis and must be booked in advance.
License Number: MM19213
Iris Freshwater joined Emerald Coast Med Spa with over 30 years experience in the spa industry. Trained in Cosmetic Artistry by Vidal Sassoon & famous makeup artist Kevyn Aucoin. She has received initial Skin Care training with Aveda in Minneapolis and advanced training in Skin Care & Thalassotherapy with Phytomer Corporation in Saint-Malo, France. Iris has also provided makeup on Good Morning America while they were on location in Northwest Florida. Iris is also highly trained in Pevonia & Jane Iredale makeup, makeovers, & wedding makeup.
While Iris is also a member at large of the Florida Aesthetics Association and the Professional Photographers of America. Iris and her husband Rick reside in Destin, Florida where they raised two boys Andrew and Garrett.