Meet The Team
Julia LaRocca, CNP
Julia is an AANP board certified nurse practitioner with over 10 years of experience in health care. She was born in Akron, Ohio and went to The University of Akron for both undergraduate and graduate school. Julia's dream since she became a nurse was to open a medical spa to be able to provide alternate therapy and aesthetics to the Akron Community.
When she isn't working, you can find Julia chasing her 3 boys and dogs around, supporting Cleveland sports with her husband, or hanging out with her family and friends!
Stop by the front desk and say hello to Gabby! Gabby recently joined the MV team after years of teaching, and has found a love for all things aesthetics! Outside of MV you can find gabby designing her new house, or spending time with her husband, 3 little girls, and 2 pups! Gabby makes a great addition to Team MV!
Amanda Mahon, CNP
An Akron native, Amanda became a Nurse Practitioner in 2015 and has since worked in Internal and Emergency Medicine. It has been a longtime desire of Amanda's to enter the field of Aesthetic Medicine, where she could utilize her passion for skin health and noninvasive procedures. She has attended multiple trainings and symposiums to further her knowledge and expertise in the field and now holds a certification with the International Association of Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine (IAPAM). Amanda has a strong commitment to making her clients look and feel their best. She loves tailoring a customized skin care plan for each of her patients to achieve maximum results. She specializes in laser therapy, anti-aging, and advanced skin care techniques.
In her time away from the Medical Spa, Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband and her son!
To say the very least, Mallory does it all. She is a super active mom of 4 who is the epitome of balance. Mallory is a true joy to be around. She is always in such a great mood, and is always so positive- even when she’s reading her sick and twisted books or listening to serial killer podcasts. Being a mom, a wife, a nurse at Western Reserve Hospital at an infusion clinic, AND an aesthetic nurse at MVMS, she makes it work, and she does a KILLER job! At the med spa, Mallory specializes in Glow and Go Chemical peels, laser hair removal, Hydrafacials and Microneedling!
Allie is our Marketing/ Office Manager here at MVMS. While also working the front desk, Allie manages all of our social media accounts, websites, and crazy office designs! Initially starting off her career as a teacher, her love for skincare and aesthetic medicine pushed her to make a change. Her favorite ZO products? Oil Control Pads and Dual Action Scrub! Allie also swears by chemical peels and microneedling! Stop by to say hello!
Dr. Susan Facemire
Dr. Susan Facemire is a Pelvic Floor Physical Therapist here at Modern Vitality! Susan specializes in all things pregnancy, pelvic floor, and the female anatomy! Along with our Emsella treatment for incontinence, Susan provides additional therapies to make sure you are getting the absolute most out of your Emsella treatment! Have a question about the female body? Susan is your lady!
Alison obtained her bachelor's degree in nursing from The University of Akron. She has a true eye for aesthetics and specializes in Body Contouring, Skin Care & Laser at Modern Vitality. In her time away from MV, she is busy planning her upcoming wedding, riding her Peloton, enjoying a yoga class... or probably shopping at Nordstrom. She is dedicated to learning more and growing in her role as an Aesthetics Provider at Modern Vitality. We love having you Alison!
Shay received her Bachelor's degree from Kent State University in nursing. Shay specializes in Hydrafacials, Stim Peels, Body Contouring, and member services. Shay has such a gentle, relaxing touch that can put you to sleep right on the facial table! Away from the med spa, you can find Shay planning for her upcoming wedding, doing yoga, or spending time with her 3 dogs. We love you, Shay!
Emma is a Registered Nurse with experience in a Burn ICU who has a passion for Skin Care and Wellness. She loves incorporating expertise in functional medicine into her treatments- with a special emphasis on her patients' overall wellness. She loves to travel and spend time with her boyfriend, and her dog, Harlow! She is a true asset to Team MV!