About Us

About Us


Advanced Aesthetics Medical Spa, located in Troy, Ohio, brings cutting-edge aesthetic technology to men, women and teens in the area. We work to form a specialized plan of care that allows each individual to bring their inner beauty to the surface and restore confidence by reducing and eliminating the effects of aging, sun damage, acne, scars, weigh gain, and many other conditions.

Our medical spa staff brings a wealth of knowledge from their varied experiences in the medical field, allowing us to produce great results in a safe and secure environment. With advanced training in this high-tech field, we are more than prepared to help you begin seeing a better you. Please call us for a free consultation today!


Michael L. Stark, D.O. – Medical Director

Dr. Michael Stark brings his precise work with laser technology as he oversees Advanced Aesthetics Medical Spa as Medical Director. It was a natural progression and extension of his skills as he is one of the most experienced refractive surgeons in the state of Ohio. He has been performing refractive surgery since 1985, and has performed thousands of laser vision correction procedures.

Dr. Michael Stark graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency at the Grandview Hospital in Dayton Ohio. Dr. Stark is also Medical Director at the Valley Eye Institute.

Susan Stark, RN, CORN

Susan is a 1986 graduate of the Kettering College of Medical Arts, with a degree in nursing. She has 28 years of Operating room experience and has been a Certified Nurse of the Operating Room (CNOR) for 25 years. In addition to these distinctions, she also holds the following credentials and certifications:

  • Certified Ophthalmic Assistant for 20 years
  • Member of AORN (Association of Operating Room Nurses) for 27 years
  • Certified on LenSx laser for laser assisted cataract surgery
  • Certified Cool Sculpting Technician
  • Certified Sciton Laser Technician
  • Attended National Laser Institute December 2014 for 8 day course certified in lasers, Botox, and fillers
  • Certified in Broad Band Light procedures
  • Certified on VISX and Intralase laser for LASIK surgery

Elaine Egbert, RN, BSN

Elaine is a 1990 graduate of Wright State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She has worked in a hospital setting as well as in doctors’ offices and is excited about helping men and women through her work at Advanced Aesthetics. She is has completed further education for:

  • Sciton Laser Technician
  • Cool Sculpting process
  • Botox and Juviderm filler injection certifications
  • Eclipse Micropen certification
  • Hydra Facial certification

Telissa Adkins

Telissa brings a wonderfully unique skill set to our team at Advanced Aesthetics. Her career began in the field of cosmetology, shifted slightly to the medical field after a number of years, but has come together is a perfect way in our spa, which is a great advantage to our clients. Her certifications are as follows:

  • Managing Cosmetology 1986
  • Cosmetology Instructor 1990
  • Associated Degree in Applied Medical Science 1994
  • National Registered Medical Assistant 1994
  • State Tested Burse Aide (STNA) Certification 2006
  • Certified Ophthalmic Assistant 1998, 2013
  • Certified Cool Sculpting Technician

Schedule Your Consultation Today

Phone: (937) 339-3934
Fax: (937) 335-6684
180 Stanfield Drive
Troy, Ohio 45373