Anya Bado, RN, CANS - Philadelphia
As a registered nurse for over 14 years, Anya has constantly sought to combine her knowledge of medicine with her desire to create a warm, comforting environment for patients. This approach has allowed her to practice nursing in various specialties before landing in aesthetics and pursuing a career as a nurse injector.
As Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist, Anya has years of experience with various injectable agents, laser devices, microneedling, nonsurgical skin-tightening and medical grade skincare. Anya has worked alongside notable plastic surgeons as a nursing coordinator caring for surgical patients following cosmetic procedures, as well as educating patients and preparing them for their upcoming surgeries.
Proficient in advanced injection techniques and always seeking to learn and enhance her skills, Anya utilizes her artistic eye and passion for beauty to create natural, customized results for each individual. Set to begin her nurse practitioner program next year, Anya is constantly building her aesthetics portfolio, staying up to date with the latest industry treatments and protocols.
Jennifer Perry, RNFA - Philadelphia
As the lead nurse injector on our team, Jennifer boasts a number of medical certifications. She is a Registered Nurse First Assistant with extensive operating room training, as well as a certified nurse injector and a certified holistic health coach. As a plastic surgery RNFA, she assisted plastic surgeons in completing a range of procedures (such as breast augmentations, breast reductions, tummy tucks, facelifts, etc.). After doing this for many years, she went on to continue her education in the field of facial aesthetics and anti-aging. She spent years caring for patients as an operating room nurse before realizing that true health, wellness, and longevity could be obtained through a variety of natural sources.
Under the supervision of leading surgeons in the cosmetic industry, Jennifer learned the latest techniques and developed a proficiency for artfully performing injectable services, like BOTOX, Dysport, and dermal fillers (including Juvéderm, Voluma, and Restylane), as well as PRP facials. When treating women and men alike, Jennifer sets out to create a glowing, natural, and refreshed appearance. Among her many accreditations, she holds a certification in bio-identical hormone replacement pellet therapy and is working toward board certification in anti-aging medicine.
With her experience in holistic health coaching, Jennifer collaborates with physicians to help them develop integrative programs that can complement a range of medical treatments. A pioneer in the fields of health, beauty, and anti-aging, Jennifer has combined multiple modalities to allow her patients to discover their inner fountain of youth.
Misha Briere, D.O. - Philadelphia
Dr. Misha Briere earned her Bachelor of Science graduating Magna Cum Laude from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. She went on to earn her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA. She completed a Traditional Internship at Riverside County Regional Medical Center, Riverside California. She then joined the United States Air Force as a commissioned officer and Flight Surgeon. She is currently Completing her residency in Internal Medicine with Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Briere is a veteran of the United States Air Force who has specialized not only in the field of Flight Medicine but in Aesthetic Medicine for the past nine years. Major Misha Briere served her country as a Flight Surgeon from July 2011-July 2018. She was commissioned out of the ROTC detachment at NC State University in 2005. Her first assignment was as Section Commander for the 90th Nuclear Maintenance Operations Squadron at F.E. Warren AFB, WY. After attending medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine on an HPSP scholarship she reentered active duty as a Flight Surgeon, serving with the 355th Medical Group at Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ. Major Briere then traveled to Seymour Johnson AFB, NC, where she served as a Squadron Medical Element to the 335th and 333rd Fighter Squadrons. She has deployed as the sole validating flight surgeon to Camp Bastion, Helmand Province, Afghanistan in 2012 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom then in 2016 to Al Dhafra Air Base, UAE in support of operation Inherent Resolve. Major Briere completed her active duty time serving as Flight Commander of the 87th Aeromedical Squadron, Flight Medicine Clinic, McGuire AFB, NJ from July 2016-July 2018.
In October 2010 Dr. Briere’s Aesthetic education started under world renowned Aesthetic Dermatologist Dr. Shino Bay Aguilera. In 2010 she also began developing what would become her company, Bella by Misha LLC. With her continued movement internationally with the Air Force Dr. Briere has been expose to a wide variety of training environments and worked with experts in Aesthetic Medicine from all over the country. In 2015 Dr. Briere started her study of eyebrow microblading under direction of internationally known permanent make-up artist Sheila Reusch of “Sheila Bella Permanent Makeup” North Hollywood, CA. Dr. Briere is now a certified “Sheila Bella Elite Artist” and continues to practice her expertise in all aspects of Aesthetic Medicine including the art of micropigmentation.
Appointments available with Misha Briere, DO, upon request.
Sarah Sidiqi, MSN, FNP. - Philadelphia + Radnor
Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner Sarah Sidiqi is a nurse injector here at Body+Beauty Lab and possesses a great deal of expertise in the field of nursing and aesthetic medicine. She received her Master of Science in nursing from the University of North Carolina where she was the recipient of the James M. Johnson scholarship, which is only awarded to exceptional students who have demonstrated great leadership and excellence in academics. She graduated with leadership honors and was elected to Sigma Theta Tau, a national honor society for nurses that recognizes excellence in the nursing profession. Prior to joining our cosmetic family, she worked as a field clinical specialist and provided company training in injectables for healthcare providers. She has been practicing cosmetic medicine for over a decade and has years of experience with many products we offer, such as wrinkle relaxers (BOTOX, Dysport, and Xeomin) and dermal fillers (Juvéderm, Voluma, Restylane, Sculptra, and more).
Lisa DiLello, RN, BSN - Philadelphia + Radnor
Lisa DiLello, RN, BSN, brings over 18 years of nursing experience, with an extensive background in critical care and surgical services. After leaving the hospital setting, Lisa found her passion in aesthetics working as a clinical nurse alongside reputable cosmetic surgeons. Working with and following clients through their surgical process, as well as assisting with cosmetic office procedures, she gained valuable knowledge of facial aesthetics and became certified as a nurse injector. With a strong drive for continuous learning, she is trained in the most current and effective injectable treatments and techniques. Lisa loves working with clients to develop individual plans to help them achieve their aesthetic goals. She strives to help her clients feel their best, happiest, and most beautiful version of themselves.
Deanna Garvey, BSN, RN, CEN - Philadelphia + Radnor
Deanna is a registered nurse with 13 years experience in emergency, trauma, pre and post-operative care. She received her BSN from Villanova University, is a nationally certified emergency RN and is pursuing her MSN for family nurse practitioner. Deanna has been a nurse injector for four years, splitting her time treating patients in both New York City and Philadelphia. Working in NYC has enabled her to be on the cutting edge of aesthetic education and training, finessing skills and treating celebrity clientele. Before becoming a RN, Deanna worked in the beauty and makeup industry developing a keen eye for aesthetics and trends in beauty and fashion. Aesthetic and plastic surgical nursing comes naturally to her; blending her love of science and artistic appreciation. Deanna studies beauty styles from different decades, cultures and ethnicities; tailoring a unique treatment plan to enhance each person but preserving a natural allure. In her free time Deanna enjoys walking and hiking with her puppy Bowie and spending time with her family and friends in Philly. Deanna is thrilled to be working in her hometown of the city of brotherly love, where her heart always lives.
Erica Hammel RN, BS - Philadelphia
Erica, a skilled medical injector on our team, received her bachelor's degree in nursing from Thomas Jefferson University. With a strong background in critical care, she worked as a neonatal intensive care nurse for several years before joining our cosmetic family. Along with her impressive clinical background, Erica has developed a keen eye for facial aesthetics and takes pride in being able to enhance the natural beauty of her many clients. A firm believer in continuing education, Erica is always looking for any and every opportunity to further her wealth of knowledge. Her desire to frequently brush up on her knowledge of the beauty industry has led her to attend several advanced training sessions. Erica enjoys working closely with her patients and loves the opportunity to help them achieve their ideal outcomes and enhance their confidence. At Body+Beauty Lab, she is able to exhibit her deep-rooted passion for the art of aesthetics every day.
Dr. Jacob Burdett - Philadelphia + Radnor
Dr. Burdett is Chief Resident in the Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery program at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He earned his Bachelors of Science through Utah Valley University. After graduating Magna Cum Laude, he continued as adjunct faculty prior to pursuing his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine in Glendale Arizona. His training includes extensive exposure to Cosmetic, Facial Plastics, and Reconstructive procedures with prominent surgeons throughout the greater Philadelphia area. Through his training he developed a passion for aesthetics. Dr. Burdett enjoys working with clients to enhance their natural beauty. Appointments are available upon request.
Alison Palmer BSN, RN - Philadelphia
Alison earned her first bachelor’s degree in Biology from Saint Joseph’s University. She then went on to earn a master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences with a concentration in Organizational Leadership in the Biosciences at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. From there, Alison earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing at Thomas Jefferson University in their accelerated program and is currently finishing her master’s degree in nursing at Thomas Jefferson University as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Alison has worked in both medical and cosmetic dermatology where she developed an appreciation for all things skin. With her advanced knowledge of pathophysiology and anatomy, Alison is able to create complex care plans for her clients by combining use of cosmeceuticals, laser technology, body contouring, and injectables. Alison is passionate about working together with her clients to create a natural, refreshed look that allows for both inner and outer beauty to shine.
Outside of Body+ Beauty Lab, Alison enjoys exploring new restaurants with friends and working out at local fitness studios, Rumble Boxing and Barry’s Bootcamp. One of her top priorities aside from her clients and aesthetic medicine is her nephew, a 1 year old mini goldendoodle named Moose.
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