Dr. Tara Rhue Wood

Medical Director

Dr. Wood attended Emory University for undergraduate. In 2000, she graduated from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine where she met her husband. Dr. Wood served her country for three years as a Medical Naval Officer which is what brought her to North Carolina. She has spent the majority of her career practicing urgent care medicine and has a special interest in skincare and cosmetic procedures. Dr. Wood and her husband have three children (and 2 fur babies) who keep them on the go. Dr. Wood enjoys running, exercising and traveling with her family. She is excited to bring her latest practice to the citizens of Holly Springs, so that they too, can receive her quality of care.

Rebecca Holt, PA-C

Certified Physician Assistant

Rebecca holds a BA in Psychology from Meredith College, Raleigh, NC (1999), and a Master’s degree from Jefferson College of Health Sciences, Roanoke, VA (2004). Her past experience includes Urgent Care medicine, Family Practice, and Emergency Room Medicine. Rebecca began working in Dermatology in 2006 and has a special interest in prevention and early detection of skin cancers.

Jessica Clifford, RN

Registered Nurse

Jessica holds a BS in Nursing, from North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC (2015).. A member of the Dermatology Nurses Association, Jessica specializes in cosmetic procedures including Botox injections, fillers, skin rejuvenation lasers, laser hair removal, chemical peels, and microdermabrasion.

Norma Puebla, MA-C

Certified Medical Assistant

Norma holds an AS degree in Medical Assisting from ECPI University, Raleigh, NC (2010). A North Carolina native, Norma is also certified in Phlebotomy and EKG, and has additional experience in Urgent Care and Pediatrics. Norma has a special interest in improving patients’ self-esteem through successful treatment of various skin issues.

Nina

Licensed Aesthetician, Medical Assistant

Nina has been in the industry for 13 years. She has spent almost 10 of those years working with lasers. She specializes in hair removal, skin resurfacing and tightening, and peels. She is excited to be a part of our growing team and is just as passionate about acne as she is about lasers. When not at work, Nina enjoys riding her motorcycle and doing home improvement projects.

Tammy

Licensed Cosmetologist, Medical Assistant

Bio coming soon.

Donielle

Licensed Aesthetician, Medical Assistant

As a veteran Aesthetician since 2005, Donielle’s mission is to give her patients the best care possible. Her passion is to help and educate patients with their skin care needs. In addition, Donielle has continued to grow her skills by attending the National Laser Institute in AZ and receiving Laser Safety Officer training. Donielle resides in Holly Springs with her amazing husband and 3 beautiful children.

Rachel

Patient Relations Manager

Rachel is originally from Fayetteville, GA. She came to NC to be closer to family and loves it here! With a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Pre-Law, Rachel decided early in her career path she would like to do something different and thought the medical field would be a great way to expand her knowledge in customer care. Rachel enjoys spending time with family and friends when she is not at work and also enjoys reading, museums, and exploring Raleigh.

Melissa

Operations Manager

Melissa comes to us from Westchester county New York with experience in the fashion and fitness industry with a background in marketing. She brings 25 years of knowledge of sales and marketing to our practice. Having lived in North Carolina for 20 years with her family of 4 children, Melissa calls North Carolina home and loves it here. She enjoys working out, cooking, and spending time with her family.

Amy

Front Desk

Amy was born and raised in Colorado. North Carolina has become home over the past 20 years with her husband and two kids. She has a degree in Exercise Science and a background in the fitness industry specializing in yoga and pilates instruction, as well as program development and implementation. In her free time, she enjoys reading, yoga, and being outside hiking and biking.

Sarah

Front Desk

Sarah comes to us from France and has been in North Carolina for two years. She has a degree in Electronics. Her past experience is as a sales associate with an IT company. She specifically enjoys web design and is in the process of obtaining her associate's degree in web development from Wake Tech. Her hobbies are shopping and gaming.

Betsy

Practice Manager

Betsy grew up in VA and moved to NC to attend Meredith College. She graduated with a degree in Business Management and worked for 17 years in large corporations in the Triangle. She is excited about the skin care industry and looks forward to being a part of helping patients feel confident and happy with their skin. Betsy has 2 daughters and though there is not a lot of free time, when she has it, she loves watching sports, hanging out with her family and walking her dog.

Julie

Business Manager

Originally from New England, Julie moved to Holly Springs to be closer to family. With over 20 years in executive leadership roles, she also holds her Aesthetics license. When not at work you can find Julie spending time with family and friends, volunteering with local organizations, and DIY projects around the house.