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Columbia Laser Skin Center is the premiere medical spa and skin center in the Columbia Gorge Region. We offer the the latest in non-surgical cosmetic procedures.   With over 12 years of experience, our skincare experts are here to help you with all of your aesthetic concerns for both face and body.

Some of our services include: Botox®, Kybella, Ultherapy, CoolSculpting®,  Juvederm, Juvederm Voluma XC, Microdermabrasion, Intense Pulse Light (IPL), Laser Genesis, Facial & Leg Vein Treatment, Laser Hair Removal, Facial Peels, Massage, and Mystic Tan.

Columbia-Laser-Skin-Center-Staff-Eye-Doctor-2Dr. John D. Willer – Medical Director & Owner
Board Certified Ophthalmologist & Member of Core Specialty in Aesthetic Medicine, Nationally Certified Aesthetic Laser Operator

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine -1993

 Ophthalmology Residency Ohio University/Grandview Hospital -1997

Board Certified in Ophthalmology -1998

Dr. Willer practiced Ophthalmology in Texas and Colorado before relocating to the Gorge. He has received specialized hands-on training in aesthetic medicine.  Dr. Willer is the ‘vision’ behind Cascade Eye Center. Dr. Willer also serves on the Advanced Esthetician Rules Advisory Committee; The Dalles Urban Renewal Board; and The Mid-Columbia Fire & Rescue Board of Directors.

 

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2x3_dsc2292Mickenzie Long – Registered Nurse

Mickenzie was born and raised in The Dalles. While in college, she was introduced to Columbia Laser Skin Center, and from that point forward knew that aesthetic medicine is where she belonged.  She went on to graduate with honors from Northwest Nazarene University with a Bachelors of Science Nursing.

In her free time Mickenzie is chasing after her daughter; finding joy in every new experience motherhood brings.

Mickenzie’s passion – “To provide an escape, where clients are able to take time to focus on themselves, and know that it is okay to look good and feel good.    To allow my clients not to worry about judgment, but rather to know that I am here to support them.    I want their results to be just as wonderful as the client wants them to be.    Ultimately, I want to be part of the reason the client has more self confidence and positive view on  aging”

 

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2x3_dsc2354Marcie Level – Registered Nurse

Associate Degree in Nursing Mt Hood Community College 2004

2004-2015 Operating Room and Post Anesthesia Nurse

Born and raised in Parkdale Oregon.  Shortly after finishing nursing school Marcie meet her husband and have three beautiful daughters.  As a family they enjoy spending time outside on the family farm raising cattle and hay.  Her hobbies include cooking, riding horses, 4-wheelers, camping and hanging out with her two yellow labs.

Marcie’s passion-   I am so excited to be a part of the Columbia Laser Skin Center.  I get to work with an amazing group of ladies.  I have always been interested in Esthetics and now I have the best of both worlds a career in Nursing and Esthetics.  I love being able to help clients  enhance their natural beauty and give them a more rested and youthful appearance.

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2x3_dsc2249Angie Herriges – Licensed  Advanced Esthetician, Medical Assistant, & Nationally Certified Aesthetic Laser Operator

Born and raised in the Columbia Gorge, Angie is a licensed Advanced Esthetician and has received advanced cosmetic laser training. She has been a member of the Columbia Laser Skin Center team since 2007. After wanting to offer a healthy alternative to tanning beds, Angie formed Sun Free, LLC, a spray on tan business located within Columbia Laser Skin Center. Angie is very excited about the new developments in anti-aging skin care. She enjoys helping each client define their skin care goals and achieving the best results possible. Angie currently lives in The Dalles with her husband and two daughters.

Angie’s passion – “There is so much positive energy coming out of Columbia Laser Skin Center. Every day I see clients who are happy to be here.Staff that is happy to be here. The environment is electrifying. What can be more exciting than watching clients transform for the better. Just knowing that I am a part of that process keeps me coming to work everyday with a smile on my face.”

 

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small_dsc1985Anna Lyons – Licensed  Advanced Esthetician, Medical Assistant & Nationally Certified Aesthetic Laser Operator
Certified Spa & Body works (European Facial Massage)
MLD Certification

A native to the Columbia River Gorge, Anna, is a Licensed Advanced Esthetician. She received her in-depth educational foundation in aesthetics at the Euro Institute of Skin Care. Anna acquired advanced training in skin physiology and cutting edge technologies. She is excited to be a part of the team at Columbia Laser Skin Center.

Anna’s passion – “To create a passion felt experience; blending relaxation with clinical results for our clients. To build, share and apply my knowledge and expertise in the care of our clients’ skin concerns. To care, heal, treat and perfect the art of healthy skin!”

 

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small_dsc2011Debby Van DeVanter – Licensed Massage Therapist
A native Oregonian, Deb graduated from Ashmead College in 2001. Deb is renowned for her kindness, work ethic, and great sense of humor. When Deb is not hard at work as a massage therapist she loves gardening, photography and skiing.

Debby’s passion – “I like playing a part in making people feel good about themselves. Everyone needs to feel pampered and cared for; it affirms that we are valuable. I like taking part in this gift.”

 

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2x3_dsc2333Erika L. Wilson – BS, MHS

Practice Administrator & Owner,

Nationally Certified Medical Laser Safety Officer,                                       Nationally Certified Aesthetic Laser Operator
BS Exercise and Sports Science 1990 Oregon State University
Masters of Health Science 1992 Duke University

An Oregon native, Erika is the vision behind Columbia Laser Skin Center. Her past experience in health care empowers each member of the Columbia Laser Skin Center team to care for our clients to the best of their abilities. When not at work Erika spends time with her husband and two children. She also loves to play tennis; early morning runs with her dog Daisy; and kayaking in the beautiful Columbia Gorge

Erika’s passion –  “To create for every client an experience of…”

                                                                    – Tranquility

                                                                     – Acceptance

                                                                     – Appreciation

                                                                     – Rejuvenation

 

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2x3_dsc4144Shawna Russell – Clinical Administrator

Originally from Sunnyside Washington, Shawna received her BA from Eastern Washington University.   When not at work or taking part in her numerous volunteer opportunities, Shawna enjoy spending time with her husband and two wonderful children.

Shawna’s passion – “I love my job. I love my boss. I love my co-workers. I love my clients. I get to work and have fun. How often do people get to say this about “work”. To me, my job isn’t work. It’s building relationships. It finding out what people need and trying to meet that need. I am proud of where I work.   Proud of who I work for. Proud of who I work with. That makes it very easy to get out of bed in the morning to come to work. I want our clients to love coming into Columbia Laser Skin Center as much as I do. I want our clients to feel appreciated and taken care of.”

 

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2x3_dsc2078Ashley Rogers – Clinical Administrator

Ashley was born and raised in Hood River, Oregon. She then moved to Boise, Idaho where she attended Boise State University. There, she met her husband and after living in Idaho for eight years they decided to return to the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband and two dogs and is an avid baker.

 

Ashley’s Passion- “I love seeing the transformation in our clients not only physically, but mentally as well. Being able to play a part in improving someone’s self-confidence on a daily basis is truly a blessing.”

 

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2x3_dsc2196 Amber Strain, Office Assistant

Amber came from us from a management position in retail, but has a background in Permanent Cosmetics. She has a passion for working with people and feels that she has found the best of both worlds in her position with us. She was raised in The Gorge and spends her free time with her husband and three daughters enjoying the outdoors and all that The Gorge has to offer.

Amber’s passion– Helping people feel good about themselves. “It’s always an amazing feeling to watch a person come in for their appointment and leave with a big smile, saying they would love to just stay here because of how great they feel when they are here! It makes me so happy to know that I am part of a team that helps make this happen. I look forward to coming to work every day and feel extremely lucky to be a part of something so amazing. We all work together to make every experience the best we can for our clients start to finish, and that to me is the BEST feeling in the world!”