Amy Hicks, NP-C
A certified nurse practitioner passionate about helping her patients, Amy Hicks is the founder of MedSpa Downtown. Prior to discovering her passion for the aesthetic industry Amy worked as a trauma critical care nurse at Grady Health System. During her time there she was repeatedly recognized for her dedication and excellent care receiving multiple awards. She was a valued team member and advanced during her time at Grady. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from South University.
Amy is known for her warmth and ability to put patients at ease. She is passionate about continued education and she and her team actively seek out opportunities to provide patients with the latest and most effective treatments available. She utilizes an artistic approach rooted in science to help patients explore available options to achieve their aesthetic goals.
Taylor Lawson, LE, Junior Laser Practitioner
Meet Taylor, our Esthetician!
Taylor graduated from Body Logic School of Aesthetics in Birmingham, AL. She is also a Certified Phlebotomy Technician and Laser Certified! Taylor has always had a love for beauty, skin health, and medical grade skin treatments. She is dedicated to making others feel confident in their own skin, and she loves creating quality relationships with her patients that turn into friendships!
In her free time, Taylor enjoys spending time with her 5 pups, boyfriend, friends, and family.
Emily Heath, B.S
Meet our practice manager, Emily!
Emily graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of West Georgia. Her knowledge of biology allows her to understand the science behind the services and products that we offer here at the MedSpa! Emily handles a multitude of responsibilities. She oversees all of the day-to-day operations, manages staffing and training, and also serves as a patient care liaison. Emily helps set our providers up for success as they go into each treatment!
In her free time she uses her creative skills to create amazing paintings, event signs, and more! She has always had a love for the aesthetic industry and is so excited to continue her journey at MedSpa Downtown
Alex Smith, RN-BSN
Meet our newest member, Alex Smith!
Alex is a Registered Nurse who graduated from the University of West Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Before joining the MedSpa Downtown team, Alex works at WellStar West Georgia Medical Center in the Labor & Delivery and Mother/Baby units. While working at WellStar, she was praised by staff and patients for her compassion and excellent care. Alex has always had a passion for patient care and the aesthetic industry. She combines her experience in the healthcare field along with the most up to date education and training to provide quality aesthetic services. Alex is looking forward to making her clients feel beautiful and developing meaningful relationships. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and sweet German Shepherd, Sage, in the outdoors.
Alex’s services will include neurotoxins, laser treatments, diamond glow facials and microneedling!
Ashley Lavender, B.S.Ed
Meet our newest member, Ashley Lavender!
Ashley graduated from the University of West Georgia in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science in Education. Before joining the Medspa Downtown team, she was an educator for 3 years in Carroll County Schools. Along with working at Medspa Downtown Ashley owns her own small business, Thoroughbrewed Mobile Bar & Co – a traveling mobile bar that has became the staple piece at special events all across the south!
By learning how to promote her own small business, Ashley found a passion for content creating / branding. She is the creative face behind all of our social media content! Ashley is excited to work with our clients to make sure they understand our brand and services here at Medspa Downtown!