Jessica Schecht – PA-C

Jessica is a Toledo native who received her undergraduate degree at THE Ohio State University (Go Bucks!). She then furthered her studies at the University of Toledo where she earned a Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies. At Artisan Cosmetic Surgery, she takes a global approach in order to achieve the best results for her patients while working with the patient to ensure they feel comfortable with the plan moving forward. She especially enjoys performing Botox, Kybella, Filler, and Coolsculpting for her patients.

In her spare time, she enjoys working out and exploring downtown Toledo with her friends and family!

Sarah Balladares, PA-C

Sarah was born and raised in New Orleans, LA and attended Louisiana State University for her undergraduate education. To further her education, she attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a Master’s Degree in Surgical Physician Assistant Studies. She has always been drawn to plastic surgery and aesthetics and made that the primary focus of her education. Her passion lies in helping her patients get their confidence back! Her favorite procedures to perform include restoring mid-face volume with fillers, lip augmentations, and CoolSculpting.

In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors and working out. She is also an accomplished baker and craftswoman.

Jacqueline Burdge – Aesthetician

Jacqueline Burdge, Artisan Cosmetic’s aesthetician brings the highest levels of aesthetic experience and standards to Artisan, based on her eight years of experience following graduation from the Salon Professional Academy. Her post graduate education includes Obagi®, SkinCeuticals®, and Ulthera® just to name a few. Her numerous certifications allow her to be considered a leader in the medical aesthetic field. She is dedicated to her patients, and strives to provide them with an educated, life-long approach to caring for their skin. Her clientele numbers are in the hundreds, and she is open for new appointments.

“I feel strongly that preventative care of the skin through at-home products and professional treatments is the best approach, but there are always treatments for those who want to improve or correct existing signs of aging, as well.”

Together with board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Gupta, Jacqueline will help you achieve your esthetic needs and goals.

Rachel Freeman, CT – Electrologist

Rachel has been a practicing Electrologist since 1998, when she received her Cosmetic Therapy license from the State Medical Board of Ohio. She graduated from the Ohio Institute of Electrology in 1998, where she participated in an intense electrology curriculum.

Rachel went on to receive laser hair removal training in 2004 from both the LightSpeed Laser Hair Removal Training Center in Naples, FL, and also from the Cosmetic Therapy Training Center in Columbus, OH.

Rachel has extensive knowledge of permanent hair reduction and removal and has a very caring and professional approach concerning the many embarrassing aspects of unwanted hair.