Our team provides compassionate and personalized care that extends well beyond the treatment and recovery period, leaving our patients with a positive lifelong lasting impression. Our patients truly become “patients for life” and part of The SHAW Center family. Come meet me and our incredible team of professionals to explore and realize your aesthetic dreams.
Lawrence W. Shaw, MD
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
With over 30 years performing cosmetic plastic surgery in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area, Dr. Shaw brings a tremendous amount of experience to the consultation and surgical process. Schedule an In-office or Virtual Consult today.
Lisa has worked at The SHAW Center for 25 years. She wears many hats with outstanding management skills.
In her spare time she loves spending time with her husband, children, friends and her dog Lola. She enjoys music and traveling.
Director – Non-Invasive and Skin Care Services
Kathryn is a familiar face to many and will always greet you with a big Kansas smile. She has 24 years of Plastic Surgery Management and has been an integral part of the Shaw Center team for 18 years.
Kathryn enjoys riding horses and spending time with her 2 children and husband.
Front Office Patient Coordinator
Angela is the smiling face at the front desk who has been greeting clients for over 13 years. She feels that the Shaw Center is her second home because of all the friendship she has made with her coworkers over the years.
Angela is a native of Arizona and enjoys spending time with family and friends in her spare time.
Diane is Dr. Shaw’s Surgical Coordinator. Her role covers a broad range of administrative skills, including patient guidance, scheduling surgeries and consulting with patients regarding their financial questions, concerns and options. She acts as the liaison between the patient, physician, anesthesiologist and the surgical centers. Diane enjoys connecting with patients, listening to what brought them into the office, and seeing them through their journey. Her friendly and professional demeanor helps to make a more comfortable and informative experience.
Evette Owens, MA, CLT, Certified Injector
Expert Injector / Clinical Director
Evette has over 26 years of plastic surgery experience and 15 of those years have been with The Shaw Center. With her combined overall knowledge of plastic surgery, skincare, laser, IPL, Injectables, PDO threading and collagen stimulators; such as Sculptra, Evette can obtain the best results for her patients and achieve overall correction. Evette’s goal with every patient is to educate them on the choices they have not only to meet their individual goals but to maintain their natural beauty as well.
In her spare time, she loves spending quality time with her family, hunting, fishing, and riding horses.
Jamie Gatewood, BSN, RN, CANS
Certified Aesthetic Nurse Injector
A California native, Jamie obtained her first Bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley and then her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Mount St. Mary’s University in Los Angeles. She began her nursing career in the hospital setting on general and neurosurgical medical-surgical units. Upon discovering her passion for the cosmetic field, Jamie became a nurse injector of neuromodulators and dermal fillers. Her specialty is in non-surgical facial rejuvenation. She believes in performing treatments to enhance natural beauty and improve facial balance. Jamie is a Board-Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist and an active member of the Clinical Practice Committee of the International Society of Plastic and Aesthetic Nurses.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with loved ones, traveling, and volunteering.
Kirsten Ziomek, RN, BSN
Kirsten is a native to sunny Arizona and has loved growing up in The Valley. She graduated cum laude from Grand Canyon University with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing. Beginning her career, Kirsten worked within an adult neurological stroke unit, as well as with pediatrics. She explored nursing outside of the hospital and quickly discovered her passion for facial aesthetics and has fully committed herself to the field ever since.
She brings over six years of experience to The SHAW Center and loves to assess her patients from a global approach. Kirsten offers a range of aesthetic treatments from dermal filler and neurotoxin to laser, PDO Threads, and Plasma Pen.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Mike, and four children. You can find them vacationing on the beach, around great vineyards or in Disneyland.
Yola Rzepka, CST
Certified Surgical Technician
Yola grew up outside of Detroit, where she played high school volleyball and cheered on her favorite team, the Detroit Red Wings. As a proud daughter of Polish immigrants, she is fluent in written and spoken Polish. Yola has ten years experience in surgical assisting in Ophthalmology and has worked eighteen years as a private surgical first assistant in Plastic Surgery. She has been at the Shaw Center since 2005, working directly at Dr Shaw’s side – in surgery as well as in the office on patient consults, and pre and post surgical patient care.
Her spunky dog Zoey keeps her busy and when she’s not at work, she enjoys traveling, working out, and cooking and baking for her friends.
Deanna Wethington, MA, CLT
Medical Assistant, Certified Laser Technician, Vaginal Rejuvenation Specialist
Deanna grew up in Kentucky enjoying the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky basketball. She has twelve years experience in OBGYN nursing and twelve years in Plastic Surgery. She has been with the Shaw Center for five years and is very passionate about her nurse consults with Dr Shaw and taking care of patients before and after surgery. Deanna also performs Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation , the Vaginal PRP-Shot, PRP for hair loss and Non-invasive body contouring with EMSCULPT and CoolSculpting.
In her spare time she likes to workout and spend time with family and friends.
Shannon Kramer, MA
Medical Assistant, Non-Invasive Fat Reduction Specialist
Shannon is born and raised in Sunny Arizona! Before joining The SHAW Center, she was a Medical Assistant specializing in weight loss, wellness/nutrition, and aesthetics.
At The SHAW Center, Shannon enjoys assisting Dr. Shaw and our patients with pre and post surgical care, and consultations. Shannon also performs non-invasive body contouring and fat reduction treatments such as CoolSculpting and EMSCULPT.
In her spare time, she loves hanging out at home with her husband, 7 year old son, and 2 dogs.
Sinai Gignac, MA, CLT
Medical Assistant, Certified Laser Technician
Sinai proudly grew up in Phoenix, Arizona. She is a result oriented Medical Assistant, Certified Laser Technician, Licensed Aesthetician and Body Contouring Expert. Her passion for aesthetics started after being a medical assistant for a medical spa. In 2015, she attended Penrose Academy in Scottsdale for aesthetics and cosmetic lasers. She is dedicated to the field of aesthetics and is passionate in helping patients achieve optimal skin health and correction.
Sinai enjoys spending time with her friends, family and her rescue Maltipoo Oliver. She loves to travel, watch movies and learn new things.
CIndy has been an Aesthetician since 1998, and joined the Shaw Center in 2001. She is very passionate about skin care, and has earned the trust of our patients with her knowledge, honestly, and skills. She is very knowledgeable in all aspects of skin care including chemical peels, dermaplaning, microneedling, microdermabrasion, and cryotherapy. She also has extensive training with all leading physician grade product lines.
Cindy enjoys cooking, gardening, and spending time with family and friends during her spare time.
Brandi Padilla, LE, CLT
Licensed Aesthetician, Certified Laser Technician, Microblading Artist
Brandi has an extensive 14 years experience in the beauty industry. Brandi is a license aesthetician, CLT, permanent make up artist, and micro blading artist.
Micro needling and IPL photo facial’s are two of Brandi’s favorite skin care treatments. Brandi is passionate about skin care and loves to listen to her patients needs and concerns, using the information she puts together to perfect a skin care program specific for her clients needs.
In her spare time she enjoys working out, shopping and spending time with family and friends.
Ashley Fasso, LE, CLT
Licensed Aesthetician, Certified Laser Technician
Originally from NJ, Ashley started her career in the aesthetic industry in 2006. She has been a laser and microneedling educator, and has extensive training and experience in medical grade skincare and cosmetic laser techniques. Ashley is passionate about her work and continues to grow with ongoing education and staying current with the latest skincare treatments. She has been with the The Shaw Center for 2 years and loves being a part of the SHAW Center Team!
Ashley spends her free time with her family and pack of 3 dogs.
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