Georgeana M. Frias, NP, MS
Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner
Georgeana is an experienced Nurse Practitioner who has gained strong medical aesthetic skills based on an understanding of her clients’ unique cultural and cosmetic needs combined with a professional commitment to safety and aesthetic medicine. In addition to specialty training in Family Medicine, Georgeana has trained at the Esthetic Skin Institute for Physicians and Nurses in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and is a member of the AMEN (Association of Medical Esthetic Nurses). In her practice, she is experienced with a vast range of products, from applications such as Botox/Dysport/Kybella and dermal fillers like Juvederm/Restylene/Radiesse/Bellafill, to leading edge products and procedures such as Sculptra, Sclerotherapy, CoolSculpting, Ultherapy, Velashape, and Laser Skin Rejuvenation. She has over 20 years of experience in the medical industry, ranging from maternity nursing to home care. She has also been a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner for over 8 years, providing primary care to pediatrics, adults, geriatrics, and woman’s health.
Georgeana is a native of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She is fluent in Portuguese/ English and conversational Spanish. She has earned her Master’s Degree in nursing from Regis College, Weston, MA. She is thrilled to dedicate her multicultural knowledge and artistic skills to assist people improve their self-esteem and overall wellbeing by helping them achieve their individual aesthetic goal.
Licensed Aesthetician / Laser / Body Specialist
Theresa brings 13 years of Customer Service and Office experience to Rio, providing our clients with the most comfortable and enjoyable visit to our clinic. As an Aesthetician, Theresa’s main concern is healthy skin; however, as an advanced Laser Technician she can help her clients with removal of pigmented lesions, spider veins and a number of other cosmetic concerns her clients may have. She is able to service all skin types with our Cynosure and Aerolase Lasers. Along with being a licensed Aesthetician; she is our Body Treatment expert with extensive knowledge in CoolSculpting, Ultherapy, Vela Shape 3 and Emsculpt.
Client Coordinator & Nutrition Coach / CoolSculpting Technician / Microblading Artist
Sonia Bettencourt has been with Rio Medical since October 2015. She is our Client Coordinator, Nutritional Coach, and a CoolSculpting/Aerolase LightPod Neo Laser Technician. Sonia is also our contracted Microblading Artist. Having an artistic background facilitated her transition from becoming a skilled craftsman to a creative Microblading Artist. Sonia is fluent in Portuguese, French, English and conversational Spanish. She is the control center of the clinic and does an exceptional job managing client communication and scheduling.