Courtney Sumpter, PA-C
Courtney is Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center’s Clinical Director. She founded the business in 2001 with Dr. Gustav Lo. She continues to evolve the practice with the newest innovative techniques and procedures to suit each patient’s individual needs and provide a variety of solutions. Courtney is the area’s first Platinum Level Botox® and Juvederm® Provider (since 2004), and in 2012 was named TOP Restylane® and Perlane® Injector in the state of Michigan. Her expertise and precision in cosmetic treatments comes from years of experience and her regular attendance at conferences in Smartlipo, Aesthetics, Dermatology, and Laser Technology.
Dr. Gustav Lo, MD
In 2001, Dr. Gustav Lo opened Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center in Petoskey with the vision of helping patients not only feel their best, but also look their best. The success of this vision has lead to additional locations in Traverse City and Gaylord. Dr. Lo was the first to pioneer SmartLipo in Michigan, and performs more body sculpting procedures than any other aesthetic doctor in the region. In addition to SmartLipo, Dr. Lo is also a trained provider for Cellulaze, Lazerlift, and Aqua Jet. He has personally trained with the top authorities in the field: Dr. Stephen Mulholand of Toronto, Dr. John Millard of Denver, and Dr. Barry DiBernardo of New York.
Dr. Lo is extremely hands-on in his approach, personally consulting with his clients to ensure the best aesthetic outcome.
Chelsea Navarro, PA-C
Please welcome physician assistant, Chelsea Navarro, to our Traverse City office. Chelsea, who is a graduate of Central Michigan University, comes to CSLC with a strong passion for aesthetics. She is a skilled provider in facial injections, sclerotherapy, and laser treatments.
Lee Middleton, RN, BSN
Lee is a Laser and Injection Provider for the Traverse City office. She joined the Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center in 2009 after spending 14 years at Northern Michigan Hospital. Her soft touch and results-driven style will make your experience a great one. She is a Platinum Level Botox and Juvederm provider as well. Lee has a vast amount of medical knowledge and will leave you feeling educated on our services and treatments as well as offer suggestions for your next visit or an at-home regimen.
Rene Ames, RN, BSN
Rene is our primary Laser and Injection Provider for the Gaylord office. She acts as our patient care coordinator, answering any and all questions that you might have before, during, or after your service. Rene is a Platinum Level Botox and Juvederm provider, and also specializes in our skin rejuvenation, skin tightening and volume reduction therapies. Rene previously worked in the OB department at Otsego Memorial Hospital and brought her experience and knowledge with her to aesthetics.
Julie Cabana, RN
Julie is one of our nurses who specializes in body treatments, so if you have questions regarding stubborn body fat, she will gladly answer them. She is a certified CoolSculpting provider and often is the nurse who provides patient care and education before, during, and after your Smartlipo or Cellulaze procedure. She is also an experienced laser hair removal and sclerotherapy provider.
Sarah is one our Laser and Skin Care Specialist in Petoskey and Traverse City. She joined Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center in 2008. Sarah was trained at the Douglas J Aveda Institute and is a favorite of clients for her sense of style and noticeable results. She joined Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center in 2008.
Jessie joined the Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center in Traverse City after 5 year experience in a spa. Jessie was trained at the Douglas J Aveda Institute in Lansing, MI. She is an expert at our chemical peels, microdermabrasions, tinting and brow shaping. She is happy to top off your treatment with a complimentary color match for our Glo mineral makeup.
Kelly joined the Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center in 2007. Kelly graduated college with a Degree in Business Management in 2004. She’ll most likely be your first point of contact with our office and will confidently answer your aesthetic questions in the office or over the phone. She’s happy to coordinate your appointments to suit your treatment needs and cater to your schedule.
Jacy joined the Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center with the opening of the Gaylord office. This Central graduate with an extensive background in customer service enjoys working towards making your experience exceptional.
Jeanne joined the Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center in 2005. She is happy to answer any questions in the office about skin care, treatments and make-up. Whether you’re looking for a full make-up tutorial or a quick touch up before leaving the office you’ll love Jeanne’s artistic approach to aesthetics.