At NuBody Concepts, we are committed to providing beautiful and lasting results through our advanced techniques and services tailored to each individual patient. Our team of aesthetic physicians led by our highly-trained plastic surgeon will help you find the best treatment 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 team can help you look and feel your best.
Plastic Surgeon and Chief Medical Officer at NuBody Concepts
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Andrea, Medical Consultant
As our Medical Consultant, Andrea advises NuBody Concepts patients about our wide range of body contouring options, helps design a treatment plan, and ensures everything runs smoothly during their procedure. She has a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Tennessee Chattanooga and is an Academy of Allied Health Careers Certified Medical Assistant. She was trained by the developer of Aqualipo® in 2011 and has since then assisted Dr. Emerson in over 200 Aqualipo procedures. With over 15 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, and in her free time enjoys yoga, cooking, and spending time with her husband and three dogs.
Shauna, Consultant and Administrative Assistant
Shauna has over 14 years experience in the healthcare field and is a Certified NeoGraft Consultant. She finds that helping others achieve their goals is the most rewarding experience in her work as a Consultant and Administrative Assistant at NuBody Concepts. Being a real people person, she thrives on interacting with patients and getting to know them personally. In her spare time and when she isn’t kept busy spinning circles with a smile on her face by her three children, Shauna likes to do photography, sing, cook, and work out. She’d also like to share that she is six feet tall and that yes, she did play basketball!
Shelly, Patient Care Coordinator
As Patient Care Coordinator at NuBody Concepts, Shelly enjoys her role in helping people feel confident about themselves. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia Tech University and was certified as a Licensed Aesthetician by the Georgia Career Institute in 2008. She has worked in the medical and aesthetics field for 7 years. Shelly’s work in the medical field has fueled her interest in promoting cancer awareness and research. An avid sports fan, she also enjoys reading, travelling, and spending time with her husband, two stepchildren, and three dogs.
Ashley, Front Desk
Ashley is a licensed Paul Mitchell cosmetologist and complements the NuBody Concepts front office as an Administrative Assistant and Receptionist. She is also enrolled at Middle Tennessee State University with a fashion and entrepreneurship focus. She loves the entire beauty industry from hair to makeup to any cosmetic procedure that boosts patient self-confidence. Ashley is newly married as of November 2015. She and her husband are advocates for the wellbeing of animals and like to spend their time rehoming lost pets in the Nashville and Spring Hill area – unless they decide to add another member to their Brady Bunch of dogs.
What Joanne most loves about her job as Registered Nurse at NuBody Concepts is that she gets to help other people and never has to worry about unhappy or unhealthy patients. She has an Associate of Science in Nursing degree from Trevecca Nazarene University and Aquinas College and is excited about working in the healthcare field this past year. Joanne is married with a beautiful, spunky 3-year old little girl. In her free time she loves working out, listening to music, and spending time with her family.
Jennifer , R.N.
Before becoming a Registered Nurse, Jennifer worked as an Aesthetician for 11 years. She received her nursing degree from Nashville State Community College and holds an Aesthetician license from the TN Technology Center as well as a Skin for Life Microdermabrasion certificate. Becoming a nurse was a childhood dream of hers. Taking care of patients and making a positive difference in their lives gives her great satisfaction. She absolutely loves her job at NuBody Concepts and admits that having a chance to work on numerous celebrities is an extra perk. Jennifer, a proud Nashville native, considers herself an extreme animal lover. Not only does she work with animal rescue groups, she is also a committed vegetarian. She likes to spend her spare time with her husband and daughter when she is not creating her famous artwork that she says has yet to be discovered.
Megan is a Registered Nurse with an Associate of Science in Nursing degree from Lincoln Memorial University and a Basic Life Support certification. She has always wanted a career where she could serve others and impact lives in a positive way, and her work at NuBody Concepts allows her to do just that.
Originally from Knoxville, Megan is huge UT fan who loves going to Volunteer games. She also describes herself as a Pinterest fanatic and likes traveling and spending time with her husband and best friend Justin, as well as their two fur babies Bailey and Sam.
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 in January 2016. 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, hopes to be married soon, and likes to hike waterfalls, run in 5K races, train for marathons, travel, and generally live life to the fullest.
Lindsey, Medical Consultant
Lindsey attended the University of Tennessee Martin and earned her Licensed Aesthetician certificate at Empire Beauty School. Helping others feel good about themselves is the most rewarding part of her career. Apart from her work advising NuBody Concepts patients about our body contouring procedures, she lends her help to other causes in her free time, such as advocating for Parkinson’s disease, AIS, and the ASPCA as well as volunteering at her hometown animal shelter. Lindsey also enjoys traveling with her husband and going to the lake with family and friends, and she is very excited about her first baby due in April! She’d like to close out with her favorite quote: “It’s not how much you do but how much love you put into the doing.” – Mother Theresa
Marie is a Registered Nurse with over 10 years experience in the healthcare field after earning her degree from the Northwest Mississippi College Division of Nursing. She feels becoming a nurse has been a calling placed on her life ever since she was a little girl who helped care for her invalid younger sister. She loves her work at NuBody Concepts and the knowledge that each day she is helping someone both emotionally and physically and making a difference in their life. In her spare time, Marie has an active life on account of having three sons and three dogs. She enjoys horror movies, going camping, and taking her boys to the amusement park. She is also an advocate for breast cancer awareness.
Stephanie, Medical Assistant
Stephanie attended Southwest Tennessee Community College and has worked in the healthcare field for 4 years. She chose her career to help others and takes pride in her position at NuBody Concepts helping with administrative work as well as clinical procedures. The idea of helping others also made her into a supporter of Susan G. Komen for the Cure and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis. In her spare time, Stephanie enjoys her friends and family, her very loving and supportive husband Ryan, and their two wonderful dogs Dallas and London. She can also be seen going ATV riding, camping, and restoring antique furniture. Stephanie subscribes to the motto “The only way to do great work is to love what you do” (Steve Jobs) and would like to thank NuBody Concepts of Memphis.