Professional Staff

Trisha Banks

Trisha Banks, LPN

Trisha is a licensed practical nurse and has been a member of the Skin Center team since 2005. She assists in Mohs surgery, plastic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. Trisha is a certified CoolSculpting specialist and since becoming one of the first in Broward County, she has performed over 10,000 treatments. Coupled with her experience as an advanced Ultherapy technician, Trisha uses her vast experience in cosmetic dermatology to help transform her patient’s bodies.


Monica Ortiz

Monika Ortiz, LPN

Monika is a licensed practical nurse and has been with Skin Center since 2009. She assists in Mohs surgery, plastic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. Monika is a certified CoolSculpting specialist with the distinction of being one of the first in Broward County. Her expertise in total body sculpting provides her patients with the best possible treatment outcome.


Lauren Chabaud

Lauren Chabaud, CME/RMA/LA

Lauren, a certified medical aesthetician has been practicing for over 20 years. For the last 17 years Lauren has been a key member of the Skin Center team. Lauren specializes in facials, electrology and laser hair removal. She dedicates herself to helping her patients look and feel their best with medical grade anti-aging and acne treatments in a spa like environment. Originally from Paris, France Lauren speaks fluent French and English.


Paola Sanchez

Paola Sanchez, LA

Paola is a licensed medical aesthetician and laser technician. Paola has extensive experience in advanced aesthetic treatments and lasers. She works closely with patients, customizing treatment regimens for their individual needs including acne, sun damage, aging, rosacea, dry, and oily skin. Originally from Colombia, Paola grew up in south Florida and is fluent in English and Spanish.


Lauren Birth

Lauren Birth, LMT

Lauren is a licensed Massage Therapist, who graduated from the American Institute of Massage Therapy over six years ago. She specializes in Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Trigger Point Therapy and Medical Massages. Lauren listens to her patient’s concerns while assessing their needs enabling her to provide the best possible results for each individual. She knew at a young age that her healing hands were meant to help others and she is here to deliver the therapy your body requires.