MedSpa / Surgical Staff

MedSpa / Surgical Staff

Highly educated and board-certified, our cosmetic physicians and physicians assistants are the foundation upon which
we’ve been grounded since are inception. Our philosophy is simple: our patients come first.

Plastic Surgeons

James M. Jeffries III,

Dr. Jeffries
is Board Certified from the American Board of Plastic surgery and has over 20 years
experience. After medical school, Dr. Jeffries was enlisted as a Commissioned officer in
Leavenworth Kansas, completing both his general surgery and plastic surgery residencies at
New Jersey Medical School and University Hospital.

Dr. Jeffries is skilled in both reconstructive and cosmetic surgery including: breast augmentation
and reconstruction, nasal surgery, chemical peels, dermabrasion, brow/forehead lift, collagen/fat
injections, liposuction, eyelid surgery, face/neck lift, tummy tuck, ear surgery, Botox and
Juvederm, and more.


Cosmetic Team

Ann M. Stratton, RN BSN

Ann Stratton has been practicing as a Cosmetic Nurse with Soderstrom Skin
Institute since April 2010. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Science & Nursing from Bradley
University and her education has been focused on non-surgical aesthetic procedures such as BOTOX®
Cosmetic, Juvederm® Injectable Gel, Laser Science and Treatments, and Medical Skin Care. Ann’s
Certifications include Laser Technician, Skin Care Specialist and Injectable Specialist.
Brooke Macdougall, RN

Brooke MacDougall obtained
her Bachelors Degree in Science with Biomedical emphasis from University of
Wisconsin-Lacrosse in 2000 and later obtained her Nursing Degree from Scott Community
College. She previously worked at the Burn Trauma Treatment Center at University of Iowa and
at the ER of the Genesis Health Center before becoming a Certified Dermatology Nurse and
Certified Cosmetic Nurse Injector. She started working at Soderstrom Skin Institute in
Megan-pic2 Megan Murray, MA CDT,

Megan Murray obtained her
medical assisting degree from Hamilton Technical College in 1997. She has been working at Soderstrom
Skin Institute since 2000 and has over 20 years of experience in dermatology. She worked previously
at the Galesburg Clinic with Dr. Harvey Penziner before joining Soderstrom Skin Institute in 2000.
She currently works as the Clinical Manager of Lasers & Cosmetic and is trained in VI &
Perfect 10 Retinol peels, Lumenis CO2 Fracitional, Apogee & Elite MPX and Aura KTP
Sara Snarr, RN BSN

Sara Snarr graduated from Graduated from University of Illinois in Chicago and
obtained her nursing degree from St. Francis College of Nursing in Peoria IL. She has six years of
experience in healthcare and started working as Nurse Practitioner at Soderstrom Skin Institute in