Vanessa M. Givens, MD
Vanessa M. Givens, MD
Dr. Vanessa M. Givens graduated Magna Cum Laude from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, receiving her Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She then moved to Memphis where she received her M.D. from the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center. She subsequently completed her internships and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in the College of Medicine. Dr. Givens then received fellowship training in Advanced Abdominal and Pelvic Surgery from the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology from 2001 to 2002.
Dr. Givens remained on faculty at UTHSC between September 2001 and September 2014. During this time, she had a variety of university appointments including Assistant Director of Gynecologic Specialties, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Fellowship Director of the Family Medicine Women’s Advanced Health Care Fellowship. She was responsible for teaching medical students, residents in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Family Medicine, and fellows in both departments. Her clinical activities included taking care of high-risk Obstetric and Gynecologic patients, performing both minimally invasive and open pelvic surgeries, and seeing patients in the office setting. Her clinical interests include abnormal PAP smears and HPV, adolescent gynecology including long acting contraceptive options, preventive healthcare throughout a woman’s lifespan, and pelvic surgery.
Dr. Givens has numerous journal publications as well as award winning research papers. She has been listed every year since 2005 in “Best Doctors in America” and she has been named one of “America’s Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists” by Consumers’ Research Council of America. She is currently a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP).
Valerie Monismith, RN
An advanced trained nurse in the Memphis area with over 5 years of experience injecting Artefill/Bellafill, the most natural looking and long term filler available. With her many years of experience using Juvederm, Voluma, Radiesse, Belotero, Silikon 1000, Restylane, Perlane, Xeomin & Botox as well as laser skin tightening & resurfacing, you have all the best cutting edge options for non-surgical facial rejuvenation. Her training with highly skilled Doctors and other aesthetic professionals from across the country and abroad coupled with a background in Plastic, Cosmetic and Aesthetic nursing brings her a vast knowledge of the aging face which compliments her injection skills. Advanced training with gentle cannulas allows her to inject both temporary and long term fillers with little to no pain or bruising in both the face and hands. Advanced specialized treatments with Botox include hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), TMJ pain (clenching/grinding of teeth) and the “chipmunk” appearance of the lateral jaw, peach pit chin, gummy smile, migraine & tension headaches, neuropathy pain and much more.
With a background in Labor & Delivery Nursing and female care, she has additional qualifications with the newest and safest FDA Approved IntimaLase vaginal rejuvenation system. Double certified through both the IntimaLase U.S. Training program and Dr. Sprock, a leading UroGynocologist in Coco Beach, FL.
Valerie is a Certified Food For Life Instructor through PCRM based in Washington D.C.. Food for Life is an award-winning Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) program designed by physicians, nurses, and registered dietitians that offers cancer, diabetes, weight management, employee wellness, and kids classes that focus on the lifesaving effects of healthful eating. Each class includes information about how certain foods and nutrients work to promote health, along with cooking demonstrations of simple and nutritious recipes that can be recreated easily at home. If you are interested in learning more for yourself or for group classes email Valerie.
"Book your appointment today and have the opportunity to look & feel 5-10 years younger tomorrow"!
Angie Boscaccy, RN
After working as a nurse in Women's Health for nearly 20 years, Angie stepped into Medical Aesthetics with a vision for helping women feel better about their appearance and comfort. She has trained with many physicians and nurses across the country developing unique skills in injectable treatments including Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Juvaderm, Restylane, and Radiesse. Angie has also trained across the US and abroad in laser technology for skin resurfacing and vaginal rejuvenation. Her experience in Women's Health supports her comprehensive approach to treating each client as an individual, not just another number. Schedule your complimentary consult with Angie to learn more about how we can help you reach new-found confidence!