Dr. Abernathy, a trained laser specialist, established Cosmetic Solutions Laser and Skin Care Center in March of 2006 and serves in the capacity of Medical Direction for the practice. She graduated from the University of Iowa College of Medicine in 1975. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Iowa in 1979 and has been board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 1981. She is a member of ASLMS (American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery).
Sheila graduated from Mt. Mercy College with a bachelor’s degree in Nursing in 1975; she later completed a master’s degree in business administration. During her nursing career, she has had experience in teaching, clinical practice, and management in women’s health. She has expertise in laser treatments and injectables including Botox and dermal fillers. Sheila is a member of the Medical Esthetic Nurses Association.
Molly has a wide range of patient care experiences. She is licensed by the State of Iowa Board of Nursing and the Board of Cosmetology Arts and Science. Molly started her career in Cosmetology in 1997 then returned back to school in 2005 to obtain her Associates Degree in Nursing. Molly is certified in the combined use of BOTOX & Xeomin, as well as dermal fillers (Juvederm™, Radiesse & Belotero) for facial enhancements. She is also experienced in Cutera Laser Treatments, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and works with all of our skincare lines. She is also CoolSculpting® certified.
Sara graduated from La James International College of Esthetics in 2003 and from True University Medical Esthetics in 2007. Sara, a licensed Esthetic Instructor and Medical Esthetician, is certified in various processes including laser, microdermabrasion, facials and chemical peels and has over 10 years of extensive experience with all of our skincare lines and the Jane Iredale makeup line. She is also CoolSculpting® certified.
Carla earned an AA Degree in Medical Administration and is a member of Professional Secretaries International. She has extensive experience with all our skincare lines and Jane Iredale makeup. She is also CoolSculpting® certified.
Kelly graduated from Iowa Methodist School of Nursing in 1994 with a Registered Nurse Degree. She has extensive background in women’s healthcare and family medicine. She currently works as Dr Abernathy’s primary nurse as well as Manager of Cosmetic Solutions. She is also CoolSculpting® certified, and trained in all of our skincare lines.