Georgeana M. Frias, NP, MS
Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner
Georgeana is an experienced Nurse Practitioner who has gained strong medical aesthetic skills based on an understanding of her clients’ unique cultural and cosmetic needs combined with a professional commitment to safety and aesthetic medicine. In addition to specialty training in Family Medicine, Georgeana has trained at the Esthetic Skin Institute for Physicians and Nurses in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and is a member of the AMEN (Association of Medical Esthetic Nurses). In her practice, she is experienced with a vast range of products, from applications such as Botox/Dysport and dermal fillers like Juvederm/Restylene/Radiesse, to leading edge products and procedures such as Sculptra, scherotherapy, and laser skin rejuvenation. She has over 20 years of experience in the medical industry, ranging from maternity nursing to home care. She has also been a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner for over 3 years, providing primary care to pediatrics, adults, geriatrics, and woman’s health.
Georgeana is a native of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She is fluent in Portuguese/ English and conversational Spanish. She has earned her Master’s Degree in nursing from Regis College, Weston, MA. She is thrilled to dedicate her multicultural knowledge and artistic skills to assist people improve their self-esteem and overall wellbeing by helping them achieve their individual aesthetic goal.
Licensed Aesthetician / Laser / Cool Sculpting & Velashape 3 Technician
Theresa brings 13 years of Customer Service and Office experience to Rio providing our clients with the most comfortable and enjoyable visit to our offices possible. In addition to being the face of our reception area, she is also a laser tech. Her experience with Laser hair removal began almost 5 years ago, and loves providing the service to anyone who wants to be more comfortable in their own skin. Her skill with the laser un-parallel and will complete your service as quick and comfortably as possible.
Client Coordinator & Nutrition Coach / Coolscupting Technician
Sonia Bettencourt is the control center of the office. She has been with Rio Medical since October 2015. She is our Patient Coordinator, Nutritional Coach, and a CoolSculpting/Aerolase LightPod Neo laser technician. She is fluent in European Portuguese, French, English and conversational Spanish. Sonia is currently working towards her certification to perform Microblading (semi-permanent makeup for the eyebrows). She manages client communication & scheduling efficiently with grace and always a smile.
Office Manager / Marketing & Sales
Ashley is the newest member of our team here at Rio Medical, having joined us in January 2017. She comes to us with over 10 years of experience in the Spa/Salon/Medical Spa-fields and specializes in Marketing and Sales. She speaks English, Brazilian Portuguese, and conversational Spanish. Ashley is a certified technician for CoolSculpting, Velashape 3, and the Aerolase LightPod Neo laser. In addition to working full-time, she is currently working towards her second degree at UMASS Boston in the Accelerated Nursing Program (BSN). Her passion is in aesthetics and the science behind it. It is her goal to help educate clients on the many options available to them and find the perfect fit to help them feel their best.