Meet our staff
Dr. Mary Wellhoner, MD Medical Director
Mary Wellhoner, MD, MPH is originally from Florida and trained at the University of California, San Diego, The University of New Mexico and Johns Hopkins University. After moving to Reno fourteen years ago, she founded the Women's Wellness Center. Dr. Wellhoner has worked in Aesthetics with fillers, lasers and facial treatments for 6 years. She practices integrative gynecology with emphasis on incorporating alternative therapies, nutrition, bio-identical treatments and medical aesthetics into traditional medical and surgical practice in order to enhance wellness, hormone balance, self-esteem and sexual health. In addition, Dr. Wellhoner has a Master's Degree in Public Health and regularly does volunteer Public Health work in developing countries.
Sherri Aikin Nurse Practitioner
Sherri Aikin has been in the cosmetic field for over 10 years with vast training for injections and lasers. She has a loyal following and is known for her caring treatments and gentle touch. Sherri has numerous certifications and degrees in Aesthetics, Life Coaching, Sex Therapy as well as Health and Wellness. She is an avid yoga enthusiast and instructor. Sherri focuses on affirming the beauty of a whole and complete life. Working in a variety of settings reaffirmed for her the desire to bring a new focus to Integrative Medicine, where western medicine and alternative therapies complement each other. Sherri specializes in hormonal imbalances, sexual dysfunction, nutrition and general well-being as well as aesthetics.
Noelle Registered Nurse
Noelle was born and raised in the Reno/Sparks area and graduated from Bishop Manogue High School. Cosmetic Nursing has always been a passion of hers, so she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors degree in Nursing from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. She has been in Nursing for several years and is happily married with beautiful little boy.
Melanie Renew MD Staff Aesthetician
Melanie is from Auburn Ca., and in her free time she enjoys Zumba, walking the dog with her son, or watching any movie starring Leonardo Dicaprio. She is a beauty advocate who firmly believes in a proactive approach to skincare. A trusted user and membership holder for IMAGE Skincare, the official skincare of Miss USA. Melanie is a qualified Aesthetician who holds licenses in Nevada and Washington from the State Board of Cosmetology.
Melanie strives to exceed any expectation and provide extraordinary customer service. She is dedicated to educating her clients on treatment options and benefits.
Being an Aesthetician in the beauty industry came very natural. She thoroughly enjoys helping women and men of all ages care for their skin. She believes Medical Aesthetics is at the forefront of treatments options, offering the most advanced result driven technology. Melanie finds her career as a Medical Aesthetician extremely rewarding and is fueled by her client's satisfaction. She studied at Carson City Beauty Academy and holds certifications in Melasma Management, Chemical Peels, and Acne.
Camela Renew MD Staff Aesthetician
Camela was born and raised in Carson City, NV. She has been a Licensed Aesthetician since 2005. She attended Aesthetician school in Northern Nevada and returned to school to earn her Master Aesthetician license and is also in the process of earning her Nursing degree. Camela enjoys live music, creative writing, spending time outdoors, and working out at the gym. She is a proud mother of one boy. She loves learning, and is dedicated to keep increasing her knowledge and skills in professional skincare. Camela loves to meet new people and can't wait to meet you!
Shaghleen Renew MD Staff Massage Therapist
Shaghleen is a Nationally Certified, licensed massage therapist that has recently relocated back to Sparks. Her focus is a no non-sense, therapeutic massage with an emphasis in Deep Tissue, Russian Sports Massage, Myofascial Release, Nerve Mobilization, Neuromuscular Therapy, and Trigger Point Therapy. Shaghleen is also quite competent in the lighter, more relaxing techniques such as Swedish, Lymph Drainage, Prenatal and Soft Tissue Oxygenation modalities. Her current work environments allow Shaghleen to apply a personalized approach to each individual client's needs, and she has no set protocol or regimen, but allows each body and muscle to guide her through every massage.
Shaghleen is currently licensed with the State of Nevada; also she has an up-to-date CPR/AED certification and is ABMP insured. In Shaghleen's six years of practice, she has received glowing reviews and has been told by numerous clients that her hands are magical. She has truly found her niche, working with the injured and offering relief for many who suffer from chronic aches and pains.
Angie Renew MD Manager
Angie has lived in the Reno/Sparks area for over 20 years and developed a true passion for non-surgical anti aging and skin care when she worked in the Plastic Surgery field for nearly ten years. She spent 4 years working for a local medical non-profit before coming on board with Renew MD. Angie is a proud military wife who spends her time camping and traveling with her husband and stepson three dogs and two cats.
Phoebe Renew MD Assistant Manager
Phoebe was born and raised in the Reno/Sparks area and has lived in the area for most of her life. She graduated from Reno High School and later from the University of Nevada, Reno. Phoebe has always had a passion for customer service and enjoys making sure everyone is happy! She loves taking advantage of everything the area has to offer, from hiking trails to concerts, and the many events the area hosts year round; especially Art Town and Shakespeare at The Lake!