With 25 years of experience, Dr. Ridenour is committed to helping patients look and feel their best.
Brock D. Ridenour, MD FACS is a board-certified facial plastic surgeon. He is an expert in all aspects of facial aesthetics, including injectable product treatments, facial cosmetic surgery, laser treatments and cosmetic skin care. He was formerly the director of the Division of Facial Plastic Surgery at the prestigious Washington University in St. Louis for more than a decade. Dr. Ridenour has been in private practice since 2003.
Brock D. Ridenour, MD FACS
Most cosmetic surgical procedures can be performed in-office with minimal or no anesthesia. An experienced surgeon, Dr. Ridenour is also counted among the top providers of Botox and filling agents in the nation. Ridenour Plastic Surgery also has a comprehensive array of technologic devices for skin resurfacing, skin tightening, hair removal, body contouring and the treatment of unwanted redness and pigment.
CHERYL HAZEN, BSN, M.S.
Aesthetic Nurse, Laser Specialist And Nurse Injector
University of Nebraska Medical Center, B.S. in Nursing and M.S. in Nursing Education from Maryville University. Previous nursing experience in post anesthesia care unit (PACU) at Mercy Hospital and Vein Specialists in St. Louis. Member of American Society for Laser and Surgery Medicine, Certified Aesthetic Nursing Specialty certificate. Cheryl has many years of experience in the aesthetic industry as an aesthetic nurse and clinical trainer for International laser companies. She has a passion for developing relationships with clients, assisting them in the development of a goal-directed treatment plan and performing state-of-the art treatments. She works with a wide range of energy and light based technologies including lasers, radiofrequency devices , as well as dermal fillers and neuromodulators.
SARAH SURESH, BSN, MA
Aesthetic Nurse, Laser Specialist And Nurse Injector
Rockhurst University B.A. in Psychology, BSN from Saint Louis University and a Masters of Health Administration from Washington University. Previous nursing experience in surgical ICU at SLU. She has many years of experience in the aesthetic industry and has a passion for working with patients towards developing a comprehensive plan to achieve natural and long lasting results. She works with a wide range of energy and light based therapies including lasers, radiofrequency devices , and also dermal fillers and neuromodulators. She is the Laser Safety Officer at Ridenour Plastic Surgery.
HEATHER BEAL, NP
Aesthetic Nurse, Laser Specialist
BSN Chamberlain University, Family Nurse Practitioner MSN Chamberlain University. Previous experience includes thirteen years in Labor and Delivery with a focus on the Charge Role, Triage, Assessment, Management of ante/post-partum patients and laboring patients. Circulator and surgical assist to emergent and non-emergent cesarean sections. Clinical Instructor at Maryville University OB. Heather joined Ridenour Plastic Surgery in March of 2020 because becoming an Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner is her true passion. She has been training at the side of Dr. Ridenour and her esteemed nurse colleagues and is now living her passion.
Licensed Medical Esthetician
Ashley is a Licensed Esthetician and graduate of the Skin Institute in St. Louis, MO. She has a BS in Advertising and Communications from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and is a also a certified Health Coach and former personal trainer. Passionate about skin health, Ashley wants to help people look and feel their absolute best. Her goal is to develop an individualized treatment plan for every patient to help them work toward their goal of luminous and glowing skin. Relationship driven, Ashley hopes to build lasting relationships with her patients so they feel comfortable and relaxed.
Surgical Scheduling Coordinator
University of Central Missouri, B.S. in Public Relations and Spanish. Post Graduate work at Saint Louis University in Organizational Development. Kelle’s previous work experience includes Enterprise, Saint Louis University and political fundraising on the state and national level.
Kelle has been with Ridenour Plastic Surgery for over 6 years. She enjoys building personal relationships and serves as a primary liaison between the patient, Dr. Ridenour, and all the providers in the practice. She wants to be a helpful resource to every single client at Ridenour Plastic Surgery beginning with their initial phone call. Kelle tries to understand the individual needs of each patient while coordinating their procedures and treatments. Her focus is to provide our patients with the best and most personalized experience throughout their entire time at our practice.
LEANNE RIDENOUR, BSN
BSN, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Nurse Practitioner Program. Previous work experience includes Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (Dallas Children’s Hospital), Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (Dallas Children’s Hospital), and Home Infusion Therapist (Dana Farber Cancer Institute and University of Washington, Seattle). As Office Manager, Leanne oversees the focus, development and quality of the entire practice operation. Leanne performs many essential tasks in running the business office and she also assists the administrative team in day to day operations. She has natural leadership skills and is a mentor to many in the office.
Racy Jones is a licensed aesthetician, currently pursuing her BSN with a graduation date of 2024. With more than 15 years of experience in the medical field, Racy has worked in previous roles that include surgical coordinator, Mohs technician, and Triage specialist in two of St. Louis’ premiere dermatology practices. For 10 years she has also served as a brand ambassador for skin care products. She has joined the team at Ridenour Plastic Surgery to explore her deep passion for aesthetics and helping patients achieve their dreams of cosmetic improvement, using her abilities to make them feel comfortable and confident doing it.