Your Injector :
Tia McAndr ew BSN Rn
Aesthetic Nurse Injector
Tia is a Registered Nurse who graduated from Marywood University in 2004 with a Bachelor’s in Nutrition, and consequently a Masters in Nutrition in 2008. Tia realized nursing was her true calling, and after 10 years in the nutrition field, she completed the BSN program at Villanova University in 2014 and has (and continues to) worked as an Emergency/ Trauma/ Critical Care, RN since.
Additionally she contributes to the fastest growing segment of nursing in the healthcare field, medical aesthetics. She has expanded her career skill set and has completed training and certifications at The Esthetic Skin Institute in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Her certifications and training include practicing and injecting neurotoxins and dermal fillers with advanced techniques, PRP (platelet rich plasma) injections for skin and hair restoration, PDO (polydioxanone) threading, Kybella injections, biostimulants, chemical peels, and microneedling.
Tia’s personal approach to aesthetic nursing is all about enhancing what you already have. She believes the best aesthetic outcome is inconspicuous. Someone may look at you and think, or genuinely say you look good. However, they would not be able to detect what necessarily changed. To her, that is the most gratifying commendation!
While her prestigious education, training, and accomplishments speak for themselves, she considers her artistic abilities, attention to detail, and natural finesse to connect with patients her biggest strengths. She is committed to providing the best possible individualized care, which puts her a cut above the rest. With the amount of passion and precision she displays with every treatment, it unquestionably results in pure perfection. She takes great pride in her work and would love to assist you with your beauty goals!
Tia is committed to comprehensive, continuing education training which is practiced through mentorship, private hands on workshops/classes, virtual courses, e-learning, webinars, and conferences. Education regarding aesthetic updates/training are reviewed and practiced on a minimum of a weekly basis with predominately 2 expert industry trainers:
Dr. Gideon Kwok, D.O. ⦿Named one of the top injectors in America ⦿Serves on the global advisory board for Galderma ⦿Advanced trainer/speaker for: Galderma, Radiesse, Merz, PDO Threads ⦿Founder and Director of 8 medical spa's (Skin Perfect Medical Aesthetics) in CA
Lori Robertson, MSN, FNP-C ⦿International aesthetic educator ⦿Serves on 6 advisory boards for aesthetic medicine/product companies ⦿Voted S. California's Best Aesthetic Nurse in 2015 ⦿National Aesthetic Nurse of the Year 2012 ⦿Selected as America's Top100 Best Aesthetic injectors 3 years in a row
In addition, Tia has been fortunate enough to train with the world's best master lip injector Julie Horne, RN from The Swiss Institute. In this training, she has learned Julie's world-reowned various lip techniques, to create subtle and natural results.
Dr. Tim Pearce, is yet another international injector of whom she has chosen to assist in mastering her injection skills. He owns one of the UK's top aesthetic clinics and provides training through SkinViva. He is a master injector and elite trainer for Allergan UK, who leads and inspires fellow practioners through his comprehensive courses.
Memberships with The Society of Plastic and Aesthetic Nurses (ISPAN), and The American Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery (AAAMS) allows for her to access exclusive training's extending her expertise, which leads to greater patient satisfaction. Set professional standards for aesthetic training and safety have been developed in accordance with AAAMS, and followed rigorously with her practice.
Ultimately, her passion for enhancing appearances has led to the successful envision of the Vanity Lounge. Her goal is to bring highly sought after skin services to NEPA. She anticipates connecting with patients and gaining trust in her ability to assist them in reaching their skin care goals.
~ Tia has a 6 year old French Bulldog named Ruger.
~ Tia enjoys traveling, especially to warm tropical places.
~ Tia was Lifeguard & swim instructor for 8 years in high school,
& her college undergrad years.
~ Tia loves gardening, and plants.
She feels they bring feelings of vitality, and improve one's state of mind.
~ Tia LOVES food, and trying new restaurants (no food allergies, so she tries all types)
Dr. ADEL HAQUe MD FAAD
Our medical director, Dr. Adel Haque, completed his medical degree in Augusta, Georgia at the Medical College of Georgia, where he initially became interested in Dermatology. He went on to spend 3 years at the University of South Florida, completing a competitive Dermatology residency.
He is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology.