Meet Our Staff
JESSIE EDWARDS, RN, MN, FNP-BC
A Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (FNP-BC), Jessie has highly specialized training in cosmetic assessments and treatments. She is a registered nurse whose experience and education are backed by extensive postgraduate training. She received her Bachelor’s of Science in nursing at the University of Portland, then earned her master in nursing degree at Washington State University.
At Oregon Plastic Surgeons, Jessie enjoys working with patients on their assessments, diagnoses, and treatment plans. She has a lead role in skin care treatments and performs Botox injections, dermal filler injections, Novathreads, and more. Jessie is a compassionate and collaborative nurse practitioner with more than 25 years of experience. She is committed to patient satisfaction from your consultation to your procedure and through your recovery.
KRISTIN, PRACTICE MANAGER
Kristin has enjoyed managing medical practices for over 25 years with Oregon Plastic Surgeons her favorite since 2007. The physicians are the most compassionate and caring she has had the opportunity to work with and staff that truly cares for the patients. Kristin enjoys spending time with her family, going on hikes with her two German Shepherds, and preparing amazing pasta dishes.
Stephanie has lived in Oregon all her life. Stephanie, her husband, and three children enjoy being in the woods. Whether it’s hiking, riding quads, or riding horses, the family enjoys getting out there, and enjoying Oregon’s beautiful scenery. Stephanie has been in the medical field nearly 15 years, the majority of that spent in the Ophthalmology field. Stephanie loves working with Dr. Austin and his entire staff. Seeing what a difference this practice can make for a patient’s health, and self-confidence, has been a very fulfilling experience.
KATHY GEHRKE – AESTHETICIAN
Kathy is an expert aesthetician who offers her services at Oregon Plastic Surgeons. She was born and raised in England, moving to Oregon when she was a teenager. From a young age, Kathy had a passion for cosmetology and hair design and she obtained extensive experience in the industry. As our staff aesthetician, she enjoys helping patients feel their best. She offers a wide array of skin treatments and is an expert in the medical-grade skincare products that our practice offers. Kathy also enjoys gardening with her husband Mark, fashion design, sewing her own clothes, and working out.