Michelle is a Nurse Practitioner and the Practice Administrator for Dr. Charles P. Virden, Renovation Medical Spa, and TheraPellET. Michelle graduated with her Bachelor’s in Nursing from the University of Nevada-Reno, and later received her Master’s in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati, Ohio with specialization in women’s health.
Prior to joining the Virden team, Michelle was the Director of Clinical Operations at the Nevada Center for Reproductive Medicine, providing excellent patient care for over seven years. As a compassionate and knowledgeable provider Michelle not only performed fertility services including gynecological care but maintained a safe and clear working environment that complied with State & Federal regulation.
Most recently, Michelle was the Administrator of Summit Surgery Center, a premier outpatient surgical facility in Galena. Michelle worked closely with patients and clinical staff to ensure the highest quality of pre and post-operative patient care. This experience gives Michelle specialized understanding of the unique needs of patients receiving in office and outpatient surgical procedures.
Michelle has a passion for helping patients feel welcome and at ease in our office, whether receiving an aesthetic laser treatment or preparing for outpatient surgery. She has received extensive training in providing aesthetic corrective laser treatments, administering cosmetic injectables and assisting patients to reach optimal hormone levels with TheraPellET.
In her free time, Michelle enjoys attending and watching sporting events (Go Seahawks!), a good cup of coffee, and relaxing at home with her wonderful family and her loveable dog, Arthur.