Michelle Porter - PA-C
Michelle Porter, P.A.-C., M.S.P.A.S. is a nationally-certified and state-licensed physician assistant. She is extensively trained in aesthetic and cosmetic medicine and is an expert injector. Michelle obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry and her Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies in 2015 from the University of Mount Union in Canton, Ohio.
Her goals are to provide patients with results that enhance their features beautifully and naturally while delivering the highest degree of patient education possible. She strives to reduce fear and stigmas surrounding cosmetic enhancements by helping patients understand facial aging, anatomy, and appropriate, natural facial rejuvenation. In 2017, Michelle was nominated by her patients and recognized by RealSelf as a “Most Loved Injector”.
Michelle has a deep-rooted passion in the ability to help individuals realize and see their beauty, all while getting to enhance their most adored features. She continues her training on the most up to date, cutting edge, and innovative techniques.
Anna Harden - APRN
Anna is a Georgia native. She is credentialed as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and is a member of both the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and the International Society of Plastic and Aesthetic Nurses (ISPAN).
As a registered nurse, Anna worked in both adult and pediatric cardiovascular critical care. She has also worked in onboard cruise ship medicine.
Anna chose to specialize her advanced practice career in nonsurgical injection techniques because she understands that everyone wants to look their best, regardless of age or circumstance. Prior to joining Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center, Anna spent three years providing injectable treatments at a high volume medspa with locations throughout the Tampa Bay area. Having undergone extensive training as a cosmetic injector, Anna combines her knowledge of facial anatomy and her aesthetic eye to lead clients to a more youthful appearance.
When not guiding patients to achieve their aesthetic goals, Anna enjoys exploring Florida and spending time with her nephews and Jack Russell terrier, Lilikoi.
JoAnne Ronzani - LE
JoAnne Ronzani is licensed in aesthetics and has certifications in many rejuvenating and anti-aging treatments, including resurfacing chemical peels, Microneedling, HydraFacial with Perk and Boosters, dermaplaning and Skin Classic (for capillary, milia and skin tag removal). JoAnne also holds advanced certification and license in permanent makeup for eyeliner, eyebrows and areolas.
JoAnne received her license in 1996 from Colorado where she worked with the Artistic Center for Cosmetic Surgery until she moved to Sarasota in 1998. JoAnne has been improving the health of patients’ skin at Sarasota Plastic Surgery for over 20 years.
JoAnne is a firm believer in continuing her education to ensure her patients are receiving the best care and maintaining healthier, younger looking skin.
Kimberly Dearden - CME, LME
Kimberly Dearden is a Sarasota resident that was born and raised in Florida. She has worked in the medical field since 2009 & decided to focus her career in laser and aesthetics in 2012. She is a licensed laser specialist, licensed medical esthetician, and certified in multiple body contouring machines. Her training and professional enrichment are ongoing. She actively attends skin care product knowledge courses, aesthetic educational training and stays up to date on her knowledge of the latest treatments involving noninvasive technology.
Kimberly is always looking for training, so she is able to stay current on the available technology and to be the best laser and skin specialist possible. Skin care and learning the latest in anti-aging technology is her passion. She is a firm believer in preventative maintenance and that taking care of your skin is an investment that lasts a lifetime. From laser hair removal, broadband light & CoolSculpting®, she takes pride in each treatment she performs. The connection with her patients has always been to develop trust, paying keen attention to each individual’s needs, requests, and goals. It is a top priority for her to make sure each visit to Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center is an enjoyable and pleasant experience.