Meet The Team Medspa in Oak Brook
At Aespala Medspa & Plastic Surgery, we take immense pride in our commitment to delivering exceptional aesthetic care. We handpick experienced providers who are not only passionate about their craft but are also well-versed in the intricacies of the aesthetic industry. Our team’s dedication to ongoing education ensures that we stay at the forefront of the field, enabling us to offer our clients the most innovative and advanced treatments available. With our experienced providers and a continuous quest for knowledge, we are your trusted partners in achieving your aesthetic goals, dedicated to helping you look & feel your best every day.
MD, Plastic And Reconstructive Surgeon
Dr. Lemelman is a University of Chicago-trained Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon serving the Chicago community. Highly skilled with an eye for detail, he’s seen what works and what doesn’t — both in surgery and medicine. From cancer reconstruction to correction of facial differences to aesthetic surgery, he works hard to achieve the best results for you and your family. All while maintaining the highest level of safety in the industry.
Advanced Medical Technician
Cherry works as an Advanced Medical Technician. She graduated from The International Skin & Beauty Academy. She has been in the cosmetology and aesthetic industry for over 17 years. She is passionate about skin care and educating her clients to achieve superior skin. She continues to participate in extensive training from major pharmaceutical grade product lines. Cherry is a certified laser technician and performs advanced skin antiaging treatments. She is trained in the latest technical advances in the industry. Her sweet demeanor and knowledge will make you leave satisfied and with a new sense of confidence.
Veronica has been an RN for over 12 years, working at a level one trauma center. She has always had a passion for helping others, and found aesthetics very rewarding. She takes pride in making your skin look beautiful, so you can walk away with confidence. Veronica is currently certified and well-experienced in injectables, microneedling, IV Therapy, Plasma Pen, laser, medical-grade skin care and more! With her advanced experience, she welcomes you to start your skin journey for natural results. In 2019, she was recognized in Negocios Now: Who’s Who, a National Award-Winning Publication, as a Hispanic who has inspired others in the healthcare field. Veronica is also bilingual, speaking English and Spanish.
Meet Chelsea Schrautemyer, the General Manager of Aespala. With over 18 years of experience in customer service and business roles, Chelsea holds a BS in Business Administration with a focus on Small Business Management and Psychology. Chelsea fell in love with the family atmosphere of small businesses. She thrives on fostering connections with both clients and team members, ensuring everyone leaves Aespala feeling connected, happier, and of course more confident. As the driving force behind Aespala's daily operations, Chelsea embraces the challenges and believes in the motto that “Everything is Figureoutable”. From client interactions to implementing marketing strategies and refining operations, she is dedicated to the growth and success of Aespala. Beyond her career at Aespala, Chelsea is a trained functional medicine health consultant, advocating for a balanced, real food lifestyle. In her downtime, she enjoys reading books and spending quality time with her husband, 2-year-old daughter, and baby son.
Patient Care Coordinator
Jillian is one of the Patient Care Coordinator’s at Aespala Medspa & Plastic Surgery. In addition to assisting patients, her main role is focused on social media/marketing. She graduated from DePaul University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management, concentrating in Human Resource Management. Growing up, she always had an eye for aesthetics and uses that along with her creativity to perform daily tasks at work. She finds that the real benefit behind all of the services Aespala has to offer is the ability to help patients feel confident in their own skin. In her free time, her and her husband like to invest in real estate, flip houses, and interior design.
Operating Room Nurse
Bio coming soon!
My name is Jasmine and I have been a medical esthetician for 15 years. I have in depth knowledge and experience with laser treatments, chemical peels, pre and post operative care. I really enjoy building skin care regimens that are tailored to your specific needs, and I strive to get you results! Education is key and I continue to build my knowledge on the latest technology and treatments that are available. In my home life I am married and have a daughter and a dog! One unique fact is that I raise monarch butterflies as a hobby. I can’t wait to meet you and help you achieve your best skin!
Patient Care Coordinator
Jaci has worked in various settings including salon/spas, wellness centers, and dermatology clinics. She fell in love with the holistic side of the beauty industry in 2012 working with a high-performance, plant-based hair and skin care brand but quickly became captivated with medical aesthetics & the result-driven, advanced treatments. Her passion for skin health truly began while working as a certified clinical medical assistant and surgical technician for dermatologists. She loves seeing people feel confident and beautiful in their skin with the help of medical grade products and procedures. She recently graduated from International Skin and Beauty Academy’s esthetics program where she further expanded her knowledge of advanced skin anatomy and physiology, clinical skin treatments and skin care ingredients. With 11+ years of experience in the beauty and wellness industry, she’s happy to now be a part of our team as one of our Patient Care Coordinators and to work alongside the talented providers here at Aespala. She understands the importance of providing excellent patient care and is dedicated to help make your experience perfect!
Kelly brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our practice, making her a valuable addition. With a strong academic foundation, Kelly holds three Bachelor's degrees in Biology, General Science, and Nursing, complemented by a Master's in Nursing. Her extensive education and diverse background set her apart in the field of aesthetics, ensuring that she approaches each procedure with a comprehensive understanding of both science and patient care. Kelly’s expertise in neurology and cardiology further enriches her skill set, allowing her to provide a holistic approach to aesthetic treatments. Her dedication to excellence is evident through her recognition with prestigious awards, including the Daisy award in 2023 and the Spirit of Excellence award. In addition, her membership in the Nursing honors society, Sigma Theta Tau, underscores her commitment to the highest standards of nursing practice.
Aespala welcomes each patient with heartfelt care and dedication to providing an optimally personalized experience. Share your beauty concerns with us and we will create a customized treatment plan with our recommended services!