Meet Our Family
Our Team at Buckhead Plastic Surgery, LUX MedSpa and Slim Studio
Registered Nurse, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master Cosmetic Injector
Sonya’s passionate about helping patients reach their aesthetic goals, both in her role assisting Dr. Larsen in surgery and also as one of our talented master injectors at Buckhead Plastic Surgery. Sonya has worked with Dr. Larsen in the aesthetics field since 1998 and holds a bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Vanderbilt University. Her expertise in aesthetics enables Sonya to use a range of injectables, such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers, to create the comprehensive facial rejuvenation that’s often called a “liquid facelift.” Her skill as an injector is one of the reasons so many patients return to Buckhead Plastic Surgery for cosmetic treatments.
Most recent reviews
"I didn't know what to expect bc this was my first time getting Botox. So I mentally prepared for the..."
Aug 28, 2018
"Yes I was highly satisfied. Sonya was amazing!
How professional and informational everything was"
Aug 27, 2018
"No bruising. natural looking results."
Jul 30, 2018
Certified Physician Assistant
Lauren is a nationally-certified physician assistant who specializes in nonsurgical cosmetic procedures. She is one of our expert injectors of BOTOX® Cosmetic, JUVÉDERM®, and JUVÉDERM VOLUMA®. She has a passion for injectables and enjoys helping patients make positive changes to their appearance while maintaining a natural look. Lauren graduated with a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Nova Southeastern University in Jacksonville, Florida. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with a minor in Psychology from Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and 2 dogs. Lauren is an avid runner and has completed 32 marathons (and counting).
Most recent reviews
"Wanted natural looking but larger lips and that was the result."
Aug 28, 2018
"Absolutely! Lauren was wonderful and very patient with me!"
Aug 28, 2018
"My first Botox and it was painless and amazing."
Aug 28, 2018
Cosmetic Consultant, Licensed Medical Aesthetician,
Laser Technician, and Nationally-Certified Massage Therapist
Denise brings over 15 years of experience in skincare, body contouring, and massage therapy. She has focused her career on many areas of aesthetics, including laser treatments, facial peels, and postop lymphatic drainage. Denise has also been professionally trained and has extensive experience in Exilis™ and Vanquish™ fat reduction treatments. Denise looks forward to meeting new medical spa patients at Lux Med Spa. She offers complimentary consultations to help determine which treatments will be best for your skin.
Most recent reviews
"I'm pleased that it took away some skin discoloration.
Thought Denise was great"
Apr 17, 2018
"Yes, Denise was so great! She listened to my concerns and gave me great advice as well!"
Apr 10, 2018
"I am highly satisfied with my experience, because Debbie (?) made me feel comfortable with the proce..."
Aug 29, 2017
Certified Massage Therapist
Kristy’s massage therapy clients appreciate her firm touch, intuition, and anatomical knowledge, which she has been developing since beginning her career in 2001. She is certified by the International Academy of Neuromuscular Therapy and is fluent in trigger point, Swedish, deep tissue, Thai stretch, lymphatic, myofascial release (MFR), and sports massage techniques. She believes in massage therapy as a critical path to restoring health and promoting the body’s natural healing powers. Kristy is the mother of 4 children, and they keep active through sports and dance. In addition, she enjoys the outdoors, reading, spirituality, and maintaining an overall healthy lifestyle.
Most recent reviews
"The quality of service is always above my expectations
Kristen aloud me to release alot of stress a..."
Aug 15, 2018
"Kristy listened to my needs and made sure I was comfortable."
Aug 4, 2018
"The massage I received was amazing. One of the best I've had!"
May 18, 2018
Before becoming a part of Dr. Larsen’s staff in 2017, Susie spent her previous years working for pelvic reconstruction surgeons and teaching for Fulton County schools. Susie is the liaison between our new patients and Dr. Larsen, you will get to know her quite well. Susie loves working very closely with the entire staff to ensure each patient has the very best experience with our practice. Susie enjoys cultivating strong relationships with our patients to help them reach their cosmetic goals! Susie enjoys spending time with her family, and is an avid tennis player.
Lead Aesthetician & Laser Practitioner
Natasha has excelled as a top aesthetician for over 6 years, currently working at LUX Medspa in Buckhead of Atlanta, Georgia. She is laser certified, an acne specialist, and obtained a degree from George Brown College in nutrition, which she believes plays a crucial role in the function and health of skin. In her leisure, Natasha loves quality time with family, exercising, cooking, traveling, and anything that takes her outdoors.
Aesthetic Nurse & Laser Practitioner
Susan obtained her Degree in Nursing from Queens University in Charlotte in 2006, and has over 10 years of aesthetic experience. While working part-time in aesthetics, Susan was also a Labor and Delivery RN and Lactation Consultant at Presbyterian Hospital. She became a full time Nurse injector in 2013.
Susan is passionate about helping her patients reach their aesthetic goals. She strives for natural-looking injectable enhancements and enjoys educating patients in restoring and maintaining youthful healthy skin. Susan believes her years of bedside Obstetric nursing have allowed her deliver compassionate care and she strives to provide that for each patient. She enjoys getting to know and understand her patients, their lives and what is important to them, so she can help them develop a plan that meets their goals. She is a master injector with neuromodulators such as Botox, Xeomin, Dysport and dermal fillers, including Resylane, Scupltra, Belotero, Radiesse, Juvederm and Voluma. Susan has advanced training in cannula injections, which is a technique that allow for less bruising and needle pain. Susan is an expert in Sciton Laser skin rejuvenation treatments, such as in BBL (Broadband Light), microlaser peels, and other nonsurgical skin rejuvenation procedures. In her spare time Susan enjoys yoga, studying nutrition and its role in skin health, and watching football-Panthers and UGA bulldogs.
Hoa is a certified Microblading Artist. She received world-class training by one of the top phibrows masters at Phibrows Academy, one of Hoa Larsen Microblading Expert the most prestigious microblading academies.
Microblading is an extremely precise art and should only be performed by trained artists with an aesthetic eye. Hoa uses top of the line, highest quality pigments, and tools to achieve perfect, natural-looking brows. She is extremely passionate about her craft and welcomes you to visit her at Lux Med Spa to get the brows you have always wanted.
Courtney is an Atlanta native and her role as the front office coordinator for LUX Med Spa is ideal her outgoing personality. One of the favorite parts of her job is building relationships with the patients who come to LUX. She also enjoys talking with them after their treatments to hear how great their experiences were at our practice. Courtney graduated from Georgia State University and earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing. She started working for us in December 2015 and helps with coordinating the patient appointments and assists with our social media. When she’s not working, Courtney loves to go to brunch with her girlfriends and trying new restaurants around the city.
Manager, LUX Med Spa
Patient Concierge Manager
Julia works to bridge the gap between sales and marketing for Buckhead Plastic Surgery and LUX Med Spa by understanding the needs of patients and the role of media in this day and age, and translating that into a more complete experience. Her interest in aesthetics began during her time working for a plastic surgeon on the Upper East Side in New York and brought her back home to Atlanta to continue learning about all aspects of a premier practice. Her bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Georgia allows her to cross into different areas of the practice seamlessly. In her free time, Julia enjoys frequenting the best restaurants in Buckhead and spending time with family and friends.
Patient Photo Gallery The before-and-after photos of Dr. Larsen’s actual patients showcase the kind of results he consistently achieves.
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Alan N. Larsen, MD.
Double Board-Certified Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Larsen established Buckhead Plastic Surgery as a boutique practice to offer world-class, personalized service to women and men throughout the Southeast. Dr. Larsen’s compassion and talent are complemented by his elite training with some of the nation’s finest plastic surgeons.
Alan N. Larsen, MD.Double Board-Certified Atlanta Plastic SurgeonDr. Larsen established Buckhead Plastic Surgery as a boutique practice to offer world-class, personalized service to women and men throughout the Southeast. Dr. Larsen’s compassion and talent are complemented by his elite training with some of the nation’s finest plastic surgeons.
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