About Us

The goal at The Medical Skin Clinic is to “Enhance What Nature Gave You” by creating customized treatment plans that address any concerns that you may have.
Missy and Sean Gaffney, the owners and founders of The Skin & Body Spa are proud to welcome you to their newest business, The Medical Skin Clinic by The Skin & Body Spa. They felt it was a natural progression for their business to move into medical aesthetics as they saw more and more clients asking for advanced services. Missy and Sean have hand selected their team to include incredibly talented Nurse Practitioners, RNs, Medical Assistants, and Advanced Aestheticians… Together, they have over 40 years of patient care experience!

Meet Our Team

Sean

Director/Owner

Sean brings over 20 years of business operations, management, and marketing experience for both Salons & Medical Spas.

Missy

Director/Owner & Esthetician

Her passion for helping clients achieve their goals led her and her husband, Sean, to open The Hair Company in 2015 and The Medical Skin Clinic in 2019.

Andrew

Practice Manager

Andrew brings experience in operations, management, and business development from both medical and health & wellness industries.

Gia MS, ARNP, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner

After graduating from the University of Tampa in 2012, Gia moved to New York City where she practiced as a registered nurse.

Alyssa, RN, Licensed Esthetician

Nurse / Esthetician

She has always had a passion for both beauty and science and enjoys the union of the two within the field of medical esthetics.

Alicia, RN

Registered Nurse

Alicia has experienced many different avenues in her nursing career including rehabilitation, in-patient psychiatric and dialysis.

Kat

Licensed Esthetician

Kat has been a licensed esthetician for five years. She entered the spa world as part of a guest services team and her passion for esthetics sparked from there.

Kayla

Licensed Esthetician

Kayla joins The Medical Skin Clinic with 10+ years in the medical field as a Medical Assistant in plastic surgery and dermatology.

Shannon

Patient Care Coordinator

Shannon is part of our Guest Relations Team/Patient Coordinator! She may be the person you get to speak with!

Christine

Guest Relations

She has always had a passion for skincare and enjoys making clients feel comfortable in the office while helping them understand the services that we offer.

Bridget

Guest Relations

Bridget has spent most of her career in the legal field working in the public service sector at the Derry Fire Department as an Administrative Assistant and then for the Derry Police Department in the prosecution department as a Legal Assistant.

Mia

Guest Relations & Medical Interpreter

Mia’s passion for the beauty industry has now led her to the field of medical aesthetics where she can continue her love of customer service and also use her skills as a medical interpreter.

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Sean

Director/Owner

Sean brings over 20 years of business operations, management, and marketing experience for both Salons & Medical Spas.
While in college he worked as a Computer Operations Specialist and later became a leading Sales Executive selling corporate software solutions. He is a graduate from the University of Massachusetts (Lowell) with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a major in Management Information Systems. After excelling as a Sales Executive for several high tech companies Sean later started Mobility Software as the CEO and then IMSYS Corporation as the VP of Sales. During his high tech career he was also recruited to implement a growth strategy plan for nSight as the VP of Sales. Sean’s first and foremost rule of building a successful business starts with customer satisfaction and appreciation. He also serves his home town community as a Volunteer/Call Firefighter. Having graduated from the NH Fire Academy first in 2010 and again in 2012, he continues to improve his skills as a First Responder.

Missy

Director/Owner & Esthetician

Her passion for helping clients achieve their goals led her and her husband, Sean, to open The Hair Company in 2015 and The Medical Skin Clinic in 2019.

Missy attended The University of Rhode Island where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Textiles, Merchandising, and Design with a minor in Business. Upon graduation, she then pursued a career in the garment industry of New York City, starting as a Merchandising Assistant for a department store and quickly getting promoted to an Assistant Buyer. Years later, she realized she had a strong passion for Esthetics and decided to enroll at The Catherine Hinds Institute where she graduated with a certificate in Advanced Esthetics. After practicing as an Esthetician for over twelve years, Missy and her husband Sean, opened The Skin & Body Spa in 2008, a boutique style spa offering facials, massages, waxing, manicures, pedicures and much more. Then in 2019, they realized that many clients also wanted advanced aesthetic procedures which led them to researching medical aesthetics and opening The Medical Skin Clinic. Missy grew up in a family of entrepreneurs and learned so much about business from the many dinner conversations about her family’s business. She has always had a passion for building relationships with her clients and helping them achieve their goals. She has a strong drive to create a warm inviting environment for patients where they can get high quality services and products and feel comfortable from the moment they walk in the door until they leave. Missy and her husband Sean have curated a team of amazing professionals who help make The Medical Skin Clinic one of the best med spas in Southern New Hampshire. They are excited to announce that they have recently opened their second Medical Skin Clinic in Salem, NH. Outside of work Missy loves spending time with her friends and family, going on adventures and traveling.

Andrew

Practice Manager

Andrew brings experience in operations, management, and business development from both medical and health & wellness industries.

He has a long history of community focused work ranging from his years as an EMT to running a YMCA including developing, constructing, then opening and running a brand-new YMCA is Gloucester MA. Before coming to us, he was the Operations Manager for Massachusetts General Hospital’s OB-GYN and Neonatal ICU inpatient units. In his spare time, you can find Andrew racing dirt bikes in the woods, playing with his two dogs, and pursuing a Master’s in Business Administration.

Gia

Nurse Practitioner

After graduating from the University of Tampa in 2012, Gia moved to New York City where she practiced as a registered nurse.
She then returned to school where she earned her Master of Science degree from Pace University in 2017 and became a Nurse Practitioner. While working at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore for 10 years, Gia perused her passion in Medical Aesthetics. She began her career in medical aesthetics in NYC, but Recently moved back to her home state of New Hampshire and brings her wealth of knowledge to The Medical Skin Clinic. Outside of work, Gia enjoys hiking with her husband and dog, trying fun work out classes and learning to cook new recipes.

Alyssa

Nurse / Esthetician

She has always had a passion for both beauty and science and enjoys the union of the two within the field of medical esthetics.
Alyssa began working with the Skin and Body Spa in 2014 as an Esthetician and Makeup Artist. During her time there she furthered her career by attending nursing school with the sole intention of continuing to work within the field of esthetics. Upon graduating, she continued to work with The Skin & Body Spa integrating her nursing and esthetic knowledge to provide results-oriented treatments. She is excited to grow with the company as a Registered Nurse working for The Medical Skin Clinic. She has always had a passion for both beauty and science and enjoys the union of the two within the field of medical esthetics. Alyssa firmly believes that an eye for beauty coupled with a deep understanding of anatomy is integral for optimal patient outcomes.

Alicia

Registered Nurse

Alicia has experienced many different avenues in her nursing career including rehabilitation, in-patient psychiatric and dialysis.
She began her aesthetic career in 2018 because she had always had a life-long passion for beauty and aesthetics. Alicia finds fulfillment in helping patients gain confidence and she appreciates their individual beauty! Her favorite service to perform is Botox! In her down time, Alicia is busy being a mom to 3 children and loves to do yoga or be anywhere near the water.

Kat

Licensed Esthetician

Kat has been a licensed esthetician for five years. She entered the spa world as part of a guest services team and her passion for esthetics sparked from there.
She strongly believes that educating her patients on skincare is the first step to healthy skin. She loves making long-lasting connections with her patients and understands everyone’s individual needs to help them feel beautiful inside and out. She attended classes at the Catherine Hinds Institute and firmly believes that ongoing education is a must with all the new and exciting technology esthetics has to offer. Kat excels in Diamond Glow, VI Peels, Advanced Laser Treatments, and CoolSculpting!

Kayla

Licensed Esthetician

Kayla joins The Medical Skin Clinic with 10+ years in the medical field as a Medical Assistant in plastic surgery and dermatology.
Kayla joins The Medical Skin Clinic with 10+ years in the medical field as a Medical Assistant in plastic surgery and dermatology. She has always had a passion for helping others from a very young age, which is what led her to medical aesthetics. Kayla discovered that she has a profound interest in helping to improve the confidence of her patients. She was deeply impacted by the life-changing procedures she had the honor of assisting with, and was inspired to have a more personal part in making others love the skin they are in! It is Kayla’s belief that this can be achieved by educating her patients on individualized skin care regimens that will address their concerns. She has a passion for continuing education and learning all of the latest trends in the ever-changing world of Esthetics, and feels her long history in the medical field combined with her Esthetics knowledge will be the key to addressing her patients’ concerns. Kayla loves the water, especially the ocean. She also enjoys surfing, swimming, snowshoeing with her husband and children, and walks with her dog.

Shannon

Patient Care Coordinator

Shannon is part of our Guest Relations Team/Patient Coordinator! She may be the person you get to speak with!
Shannon is part of our Guest Relations Team/Patient Coordinator! If you send us any inquiries, she may be the person you get to speak with! Shannon has been in the esthetics industry for 13 years! She graduated from Catherine Hinds School of Esthetics in 2007 and is also a licensed laser technician! She owns her own spray tanning business on the side as well! Shannon loves speaking with patients and helping to guide them in the right direction when it comes to all things face/body. On her days off, Shannon loves spending time with her 2 daughters, husband, and dog! Shannon looks forward to meeting you all in the office or on the phone, soon!

Christine

Guest Relations

She has always had a passion for skincare and enjoys making clients feel comfortable in the office while helping them understand the services that we offer.
Christine has always had a passion for skincare and enjoys making clients feel comfortable and at ease in the office while helping them understand the benefits of the skincare and services that we offer. Christine lives in Windham, NH with her husband of 27 years and enjoys spending time with her 3 children, family, and friends. She has a passion for animals and the outdoors. She loves to travel and has visited 8 countries so far! She looks forward to adding more to her list! We are so excited to have her as part of our team!

Bridget

Guest Relations

Bridget has spent most of her career in the legal field working in the public service sector at the Derry Fire Department as an Administrative Assistant and then for the Derry Police Department in the prosecution department as a Legal Assistant.
She has always had an interest in skin care and the services our industry offers. Bridget is looking forward to learning everything about aesthetics and sharing her knowledge and experiences with our guests. When she is not at work, Bridget is enjoying being with her husband and Mini Labradoodle, Remi. They love spending time at the lake, traveling and being outdoors. She is also the mom to triplet boys who are now grown and have begun their careers.

Mia

Guest Relations & Medical Interpreter

Mia’s passion for the beauty industry has now led her to the field of medical aesthetics where she can continue her love of customer service and also use her skills as a medical interpreter.
Mia was born in Puerto Rico and moved to New Hampshire in 1989. She has joined The Medical Skin Clinic after a 26-year career as a cosmetologist and over 10 years as a medical interpreter. Mia’s passion for the beauty industry has now led her to the field of medical aesthetics where she can continue her love of customer service and also use her skills as a medical interpreter. Being fluent in Spanish, she will help translate for our Spanish speaking patients and providers so they can better communicate. She is married with two grown daughters and loves spending time with her family!