Background and Education
Gabrielle is board certified by the National Commission of Certification of PAs, which, to maintain, requires 100 hours of continuing education and regular recertification examinations. A certified PA can diagnose, prescribe, and assist in surgeries. Gabrielle’s medical training and experience are above and beyond the ordinary as she has been in the plastics & aesthetics industry since 2006.
Gabrielle completed her undergraduate coursework at The University of Michigan, graduating with honors. She achieved a master’s degree in Health Science and Physician Assistant Studies at The George Washington University, followed by the Norwalk/Yale PA Surgical Residency Program where she received the Yoichi Katsube Memorial Award for exemplifying diligence, integrity, and surgical ability.
With the foundation of a medical background, Gabrielle went further, having completed hundreds of hours of injectable training from Allergan, Galderma, Merz, and other educational programs in the correct injection techniques for neuromodulators such as BOTOX and fillers, including Restylane, Juvéderm, Radiesse, and Sculptra. She served on the Advisory Board for the newest neuromodulator, Jeuveau, and is highly sought as a trainer for students wishing to pursue a career in the field of plastic surgery and aesthetics. Gabrielle serves colleagues in her field by sitting on the Board of the Association of Plastic Surgery Physician Assistants. She is an active member of the American Medical Spa Association and American Academy of Physician Assistants and actively engages in local and national peer provider groups. She is honored to be considered a leader by her peers in the aesthetics industry, and engages in master injector groups to continue to advance the art.