At Aesthetic Surgery of Charlotte, we have an excellent team of professionals ready to start and continue your journey with you. When deciding on a cosmetic plastic surgery procedure or spa treatment at our Charlotte, NC, practice, let our dedicated and experienced team work with you to deliver the exceptional service you deserve and the results you desire.Meet Dr. Augenstein
Courtney is a board-certified physician assistant that began her career in surgery, but found her passion in non-surgical facial augmentation. She started her aesthetic training in Louisiana following graduation from Louisiana State University Health and Sciences Center Masters Program in Physician Assistant Studies. She began practicing in general surgery before moving to aesthetic plastic surgery and cosmetic dermatology.
Courtney has since performed over 15,000 injections and trained other physicians, PAs, NPs, and RNs in aesthetic medicine. She is a guest lecturer in dermatology and suturing at Louisiana State University Physician Assistant School and a national trainer of aesthetic injectables.
Courtney specializes in correcting facial proportions utilizing neurotoxins and dermal fillers. She loves being able to make small adjustments to optimize the beauty of each of her clients. She is also an Expert ZO Skin Health provider and treats multiple skin concerns using medical-grade skincare and in-office procedures to achieve a bright, clear, and radiant complexion.
In 2019/2020, Courtney was voted ‘Top 100 Injector in America’, and she strives to live up to that title with every patient she treats.
She resides in her hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina, with her husband, Will, and two daughters, Mary and Elinor.
Bella Caldwell is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner that began her nursing career in critical care before finding her passion in aesthetics. Bella specializes in natural results and is passionate about helping patients look and feel their best.
Bella is also skin obsessed and loves to help patients achieve amazing skin through comprehensive, personalized skin care routines tailored to fit each individual’s goals.
Bella is committed to lifelong learning and to staying at the forefront of aesthetic innovation and participates regularly in continuing education. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from East Carolina University in 2012, and after working in critical care for a few years, went on to earn her Masters of Science in Nursing from Duke University in 2016 with a concentration as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
When not caring for patients, Bella loves to spend time with her husband Tyler, her kiddos Lucas & Lily, and their big extended family in Charlotte!
Alex Richardson is our Patient Care Coordinator, bringing an unwavering dedication to guiding patients through the surgical process. With a background in communications, gained during her studies at Coastal Carolina University, Alex excels at building rapport with our patients, ensuring they feel at ease with their decision to undergo surgery under the care of Dr. Augenstein.
Drawing from her nine years of experience in the field of plastic surgery, she assists patients in crafting a personalized surgical timeline that factors in their recovery, support at home, and the return to their regular routines. What Alex treasures most about her role as a PCC is the profound personal connections she forms with her patients throughout their surgical journey.
Shelly Lee is a licensed medical aesthetician specializing in BBL, Halo, and MicroLaser Peel treatments for a variety of skin concerns. Shelly has been a licensed aesthetician since 2006 and has exclusively worked in the clinical laser industry in those 16 years. She has a passion for helping patients achieve healthy skin and improving any concerns, to ultimately give patients self-confidence. Some of the skin concerns that she treats include: Acne Scarring, Brown Spots, Facial Veins and Red Spots, Melasma, and improvement in overall complexion and smoothness of the skin.
For the highest quality care and results, book your consultation with Dr. Augenstein at Aesthetic Surgery of Charlotte. We can’t wait to help you realize your best life.