About Our Kansas City Med Spa
- Have been proven effective in clinical trials
- Make the most financial sense
- Provide long-term benefits
Dr Amber Botros
Dr Amber Botros obtained her medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and completed a Family Medicine residency at Research Medical Center in Kansas City. While she was working as a hospitalist physician at Research Medical Center, she saw the need for a physician owned and operated Medical Spa in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. She continues to maintain her board certification with the American Board of Family Medicine as well as licences in Missouri and Kansas.
Plaza Aesthetics & Wellness was started in December of 2014. It took only a few years for Plaza Aesthetics to be recognized as one of the top medical spas in Kansas City, winning Best Medical Spa by best of KC in 2018 & 2019. Dr Botros is an expert in her field, her practice is centered around evidence based medicine and patient safety & satisfaction. She strives to empower her patients to love the skin they are in. Dr Botros’ specialties are aesthetics, antiaging medicine, medical weight loss, laser hair removal and hormone replacement therapy.
Plaza Aesthetics has moved to their new state of the art location in the Plaza West Building (4600 Madison Ave #120) on the Country Club Plaza. The office has expanded their staff, hours and services. Dr Botros is excited to have launched our new minimally invasive face & body tightening (Bodytite and Facetite) which have become a very effective alternative to more invasive cosmetic surgical procedures.
Botros spends her free time with her partner John and their french bulldogs. She enjoys exercise, the visual and performing arts and has recently taken to her ever expanding collection of houseplants. Dr Botros has dedicated much of her free time to supporting the body positive movement as a plus size model and content creator, encouraging women & men of all ages to feel comfortable and confident in their skin. She was recently accepted into the Helzberg Entrepreneurial Mentoring Program (HEMP) where she will be working with some of the most brilliant Kansas City Entrepreneurs. Dr Botros serves on the Board of Volunteer KC. With continued growth of the business she is looking forward to more frequent travel and quality time with John and the dogs.
- Resident Teacher of the Year per the Society of Teachers in Family Medicine.
- Active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
- DO credentials (Doctor of Osteopathy).
- Licensed to practice medicine in both Missouri and Kansas.
- Board Certified by American Board of Family Medicine
- Currently training for Board Certification from the American Board of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Ashlee Campbell - Front Desk Coordinator / Medical Esthetician
Ashlee was professionally introduced to the beauty industry in 2008 when she graduated from Eric Fisher Academy and became a licensed Esthetician. Ashlee worked for Dopps Chiropractic and Wellness Spa in Wichita, KS, this is where she built an impressive clientele. She has been trained in multiple pharmaceutical grade skin care lines and is certified in SkinCeuticals. Her passion for helping people moved her to Overland Park where she attended college. Ashlee has years of experience in banking, management and for the past 4 years she has been working as a paralegal at Polsinelli. Ashlee has a keen eye for attention to detail, organization and a passion for building rapport with her clients.
In her free time she can be found at the park with her husband and kids, gardening and loves to travel. Ashlee is eager to work hard and help as many people as possible in her career at Plaza Aesthetics & Wellness!
Megan Griffiths - RN / Registered Nurse
Megan graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Washburn University in 2018. After graduation, she moved to the Kansas City metro area and began her nursing career in the operating room at the University of Kansas Hospital. While aesthetic nursing was always in her career plan, her passion for the industry grew from circulating and scrubbing in for plastic surgeries. After leaving KU, she further developed her nursing skills at Children’s Mercy Hospital for over two years, where she was nominated by a patient’s family for a Daisy Award for Excellence in Nursing. She then met Dr Botros and fulfilled her dream of entering the aesthetic world professionally.
Megan is being trained on each treatment, including the Morpheus8, wrinkle relief injections, and dermal fillers, and will be assisting Dr Botros with the Bodytite and Facetite procedures. She has a passion for helping people enhance their natural beauty to look and feel their best, and she is excited to help end the stigma surrounding aesthetic treatments.
Megan was born and raised on a farm in rural Kansas, and while it’s a very different world, she wouldn’t want it any other way. She enjoys spending her free time with her boyfriend, Kyle, their two dogs, and her family and friends. She also loves being active- hiking, working out, and playing in recreational volleyball leagues, and has a love for traveling, with a very long bucket list.
Paige Posson - Registered Dietitian
Paige has a passion for helping others make sense of nutrition and build a balanced plan that supports sustainable long-term results that go beyond just weight loss. Paige graduated with her bachelor’s degree in dietetics from Kansas State University in 2018 and graduated with her master’s degree in dietetics and nutrition from University of Kansas Medical Center in 2020. While pursuing her master’s degree, Paige completed a 1200-hour dietetic internship in clinical, management, and community based dietetic practice.
She has been credentialed as a Registered Dietitian since 2019 and is licensed to practice in both Missouri and Kansas. Paige began her professional career as a research dietitian with a focus on weight management and energy metabolism. She has continued her professional career as a clinical dietitian specializing in weight management. She has a certificate of training in pediatric and adult obesity management.
Annie McBee - Aesthetician
Annie is a Kansas City native who recently moved back home after spending the last 12 years living in Manhattan, KS. She attended Bellus Academy in Manhattan where she received both her esthetics and her cosmetology licenses. Annie has been in the industry for 6 years working at salons and spas. She has a passion for connecting with people and making them feel beautiful inside and out. She specializes in lash extensions, lash lifts and tints, and brow shaping, and has multiple lash course certifications. Annie is excited to expand her services and knowledge into the medical aesthetics field and offer more advanced procedures. In her free time she enjoys spending time with friends, family, and her pets, traveling, and going to concerts.
Brittany Barnes - Aesthetician
Brittany has been in the Aesthetics industry since 2012 when she graduated from Paul Mitchell the School in Nashville Tn. She started her journey as a makeup artist working in a salon/spa atmosphere. Soon after, Brittany began working at a Medspa in Texas where she promoted to office manager before moving to Kansas City. She is licensed in Kansas, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas.
Brittany is a Certified Laser Professional and holds certifications in Chemical Peels, Microneedling, Microdermabrasion, Hydrafacial, Dermaplaning, lash extensions, as well as extensive knowledge in several professional/medical grade skincare lines.
Brittany is a proud military wife, mom of 2 boys and 1 fur baby, and is passionate about connecting with her patients, helping them to achieve their desired results, and making them feel their best, inside and out.
Kelli Glades - Aesthetician
Kelli graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. Upon graduation, she knew she wanted to combine her degree with the beauty industry, so she became a licensed Aesthetician shortly after and opened a small med spa in 2019.
In June of 2022 she married her husband, who is a Kansas City local, sold her business, and moved to KC. She has been with us since January 2023.
Kelli has been practicing Aesthetics for 10 years and is also licensed in micro-needling, permanent makeup, plasma pen, and laser hair removal. Along with all other things Aesthetics, she is passionate about making every client feel like the best version of themselves.