Medical Director Michelle Mendoza was born in San Antonio, Texas. She attended the University of Texas at San Antonio. After obtaining a Bachelors of Science in Biology she set her sites on a career in medicine. Dr. Mendoza attended Wright State University in Dayton , Ohio. In 2001 she completed her degree in medicine . Austin, Texas would be her next stop to obtain an Internal Medicine Residency. She completed her residency in 2004 with an invitation to be Chief Internal Medicine resident. At this point she opted to begin her career in Hospital Medicine. After many years as a hospitalist she has now transitioned to work in nursing homes , as a Nursing Home Medical Director and as a Hospice Medical Director. Having just completed her second Internal medicine board certification she is ready for new challenges and experiences. Although her passion has been to care for the frail elderly population , she has added another passion. In 2014 Dr. Mendoza began studying aesthetic medicine. Her long term goal of opening a medical day spa came to fruition in January of 2015. Although her career has been a lot of critical care and end of life care, she has realized the importance of having a healthy positive outlook on over all well being sooner in life in order to avoid complications later. The MedSpa is offering a weight loss program that focuses on slow, healthy weight loss and life style modification. Vitality also offers a skincare line that is available only by prescription and an advanced acne care program . All traditional aesthetic procedures are being offered including Botox, facial fillers and chemical peels. Cutting edge techniques such as platelet rich plasma for facial rejuvenation and hair loss will also be available . Despite being busy with the MedSpa , Dr Mendoza strives to keep her life simple , surrounded by family and friends . " My true love Is my daughter , everything I have accomplished in life has been for her". Dr Mendoza invites you to relax, be healthy and beautiful, and embrace being pampered at our MedSpa & Salon.