Helping our clients achieve their personal goals by understanding their needs & desires, visualizing the changes & implementing them safely
Dr. Diane MacGillis founded Kingston Laser and Cosmetic Clinic in 1998. She received both her undergraduate Degree in Life Sciences and her Medical Degree from Queen’s University in Kingston.
She started her general family practice as well as practicing emergency medicine in 1985. Since then, she developed a keen interest in advanced medical laser and cosmetic procedures. She has received extensive training and certifications in laser and cosmetic medicine including Phlebology, Botox Injectable, Botox Hyperhydrosis, Dermal Fillers, Medical and Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Laser Medicine from Plastic Surgeons, Dermatologists and other leading Cosmetic Medicine Experts worldwide. This blended her knowledge in the Sciences with her love of the Arts (she is also an accomplished artist and pianist). She has since been practising in this field of non-invasive cosmetic medicine for over 20 years.
Dr. MacGillis continues to attend advanced training seminars and conferences to ensure that she remains at the forefront of this field of medicine.
As well, Dr. MacGillis has a Focused Practice Designation in Dermatology as recognized by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and the Ontario Medical Association.
Dr. MacGillis also provides instruction to physicians and other medical professionals in laser and aesthetic procedures. She has also been called upon to speak at national and international conferences regarding the treatment of dermatological conditions related to aging.
Throughout her training and practice, Dr. MacGillis developed a passion for helping people to look better and feel better about themselves. With her meticulous attention to detail, her artistic background, and her experience, Dr. MacGillis prides herself on providing her patients with excellence in non-invasive laser and cosmetic treatments.
Dr Kerri Hoffman is recognized as one of the leading experts in the cosmetic dermatology field. She is a native of Kingston and completed her undergraduate Degree in Life Sciences at Queen’s University and her Medical Degree at the University of Ottawa. She returned to Kingston to complete her Family Medicine Residency training at Queen’s. She is board certified with the American Board of Medical Practice and the Canadian College of Family Physicians.
Dr. Hoffman has been practicing medicine since 1995. She spent her early career in Minnesota in general family practice before returning to Canada to further pursue her interest in cosmetic medicine. She has trained extensively with North America’s leading cosmetic medicine experts, plastic surgeons and dermatologists.
Dr. Hoffman’s extensive experience, mastery of advanced techniques and meticulous attention to detail have earned her the reputation as an expert injector and leading physician in medical esthetics. She regularly attends national and international meeting to ensure she maintains the most up-to-date skills and knowledge in this rapidly developing field of medicine. Her goal is to tastefully and artistically give all her patients a soft and natural look that restores their natural facial beauty.
Dr. Hoffman resides in Kingston with her husband and three children. Her passion for her work in cosmetic medicine is complemented by the excitement of the everyday joys with her family.
Dr. Hoffman has a focused practise designation in Dermatology as recognized by the Ministry of Health and the Ontario Medical Association.
Shelley earned her Medical Aesthetic Diploma in 2003 from the National Society of Paramedical Esthetic Professionals. Since then she has become one of the most highly trained and experienced laser technicians in Ontario with diplomas in many different areas covering a variety of laser and light based cosmetic therapies. She has frequently trained new technicians in Laser and aesthetic treatments. Her specialty areas are lasers of all types as well as anti aging treatments and advanced skin care. Shelley has been a part of our outstanding team at Kingston Laser and Cosmetic Clinic since 2002.
Tiffany obtained her Aesthetics degree from St. Lawrence College in 2007 and joined the team at Kingston Laser and Cosmetic Clinic shortly after. She has an insatiable thirst for knowledge and is constantly upgrading her skills. She specializes in laser treatments, antiaging treatments, and body contouring. She holds an advanced diploma in Make-up application which is useful in teaching our patients about application of camouflage make-up and advanced skin care solutions to conceal a variety of skin conditions.
Kaitlin graduated from St. Lawrence College with a degree in Aesthetics in 2006, followed by second degree in Human Resources. She enjoys a strong background in customer service and has exceptional people skills. She has been part of the Kingston Laser and Cosmetic Clinic team since 2010. Kaitlin specializes in laser treatments, photorejuvenation, anti aging treatments, medical grade peels and facial treatments.
Melissa is a Kingston native and a graduate of St. Lawrence College. She’s the proud recipient of the Gold Medal for the Canadian Esthetics Skills Competition! Melissa brings many years of experience to Kingston Laser and she specializes in skin care and esthetic procedures. Melissa is trained in various laser treatments and takes pride in her meticulousness when treating patients.
Sandra joined the Kingston Laser and Cosmetic Clinic team in 2011. Sandra is a graduate of Loyalist College and has over 25 years of customer service experience. Sandra is the creative mind and producer behind the clinics social media and marketing. She is very knowledgeable about our services and is dedicated to maintaining the best experience for our clients.
Erla has been with Kingston Laser and Cosmetic Clinic since 2001 as a financial and administrative assistant. She can also be found booking appointments and answering the phones from time to time. Her concern for our clients and dedication to our practice is the embodiment of our philosophy.
Rachael is a valued member of the Kingston Laser team. She is a graduate of St. Francis Xavier. Rachael has over six years of customer service dedication and has superb organizational skills. She has a passion for volunteering that has included tutoring, organizational activities, food banks and dance classes. Rachael represents the clinic well with her ability to deliver exceptional customer service.
Megan is a graduate of Sheridan College and Carleton University. She has a passion for helping others and providing exceptional customer service. Megan is one of the friendly and welcoming voices that you hear when connecting with the clinic.
She is enthusiastic about being a part of a team that assists clients with achieving their personal goals.
Claire is a Kingston local and is currently attending Queen’s University. She has over seven years of outstanding customer service experience. Her lively and positive personality is one of the many qualities that make her an essential member of our team.