Michelle C

Michelle C, APRN, FNP-BC

Michelle C, APRN, FNP-BC has been in healthcare for 12 years and in nursing for 8 years. She is Board Certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Originally from Metro Detroit, she moved to Florida after graduating nursing school and started working in the Cardiac ICU at Tampa General Hospital.

Upon graduating from the University of South Florida as a Nurse Practitioner, she realized she had a passion for medica aesthetics. Her aesthetic philosophy is to enhance natural features, not alter them. She has special interests in pan-facial balancing and rejuvenation. Additional training in advanced neuromodulator and dermal filler techniques, biostimulation using Radiesse, Morpheus radiofrequency microneedleing, laser hair removal and PDO thread lifts.


Kaila LE, MA

In 2018, Kaila fell in love with the aesthetic industry when she had a local injector in Pewaukee, WI, do a single syringe of lip filler on her and started her skin care regimen. It was only a matter of time before Kaila was spending her free time learning about products, ingredients, the benefits of MediSpa services and started looking into ways to turn her passion into a career. In June of 2021, Kaila graduated at the top of her class from The Institute of Beauty and Wellness, Milwaukee – WI for Esthiology. Kaila loves to empower others, making both men and women feel comfortable in their skin and helping them put their best face forward.


Leann, Medical Esthetician

Leann has been a Registered Nurse since 2014. During this time, she has had the privilege of working for various plastic surgeons, learning and growing in her knowledge of aesthetics. She loves aesthetics and being part of helping people feel and look their best. In 2022, Leann took her passion for aesthetics a step further and she went back to school and completed an advanced paramedical esthetician program to become a Medical Aesthetician. With this additional knowledge base, she can now help clients achieve their ultimate skincare goals, whether it be clearer skin, better tone and texture, or more youthful looking skin. She is passionate about staying on top of the latest research in aesthetics and bringing the best care to her clients. Her mantra is “The skin is the largest organ of our body, so it deserves extra special care and attention.”


For your complimentary consultation, please call our Tampa office at (813) 872-2696.



  • Injectables

    • Botox, Xeomin: Injectable medications that temporarily improve the appearance of moderate to severe frown lines, crow’s feet, forehead lines.
    • Restylane, Juvederm, Radiesse, Sculptra: Injectable fillers that help to stimulate collagen and temporarily reduce the appearance of moderate to severe wrinkles by lifting and filling hollow areas. Also great for plumping lips.
    • Candela Exceed Microneedling (with or without PRP): The latest technology that creates micro punctures on the surface of the skin to stimulate collagen and cell turnover that visibly reduces wrinkles, acne, scars, age spots, stretch marks, and enlarged pores.
    • PRP: Nicknamed the “Vampire Facelift” because it uses your own blood to spin down platelet-rich plasma that is then injected into your face. Platelets release growth factors that can signal surrounding cells to repair damaged tissue and regenerate new tissue.
  • Exfoliating Treatments

    • Microdermabrasion: A non-invasive treatment that gently exfoliates the skin to reveal a brighter, smoother, youthful appearance.
    • Dermaplaning: Manual exfoliation using feather-like strokes of a scalpel across the skin sloughing off dead skin and vellus hair improving skin’s appearance and absorption of skin care products.
    • Chemical Peels: A professional-grade chemical peel can be tailored to your skin type to reduce fine lines, acne scars, redness, and sun damage.
  • HydraFacial®

  • Skin Rejuvenation 

    • IPL Photofacials
    • Laser Hair Removal


and Privileges

Dr. Halpern is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Aesthetic Society, and International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.


Our Location

Contact Information


Cosmetic Plastic Surgery

4214 N. Habana Ave.
Tampa, FL 33607
(813) 872-2696
(800) 963-8483


Traveling Patients


Dr. Halpern has operated on patients from many countries and almost every state in the U.S. Some of these countries are:

Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Columbia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico, Poland, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and Vietnam.

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