Emily Diedrich – Clinical Manager/ Nurse Injector
Emily is a Registered Nurse and a Certified Aesthetics Nurse. She has been with Dr. Thomas Funcik’s Office for the past 2 years as our Clinical Manager before accepting the position of Nurse Injector this year. Emily is the perfect fit for our practice, with her education and previous training. Emily received her nursing degree from Fairmont University. She received advanced training from Dr. Funcik on the latest aesthetic injection techniques and also participated in the national nurse injector training from Galderma, the manufacturer of multiple popular muscle relaxer & dermal fillers such Dysport and Restylane. Emily is a great multi-tasker and is always one step ahead of the game! Emily offers a professional skill set along with an enthusiastic and bubbly personality. Emily’s priority is patient care and making everyone feel as comfortable as possible when she is with them. Emily will greet you with a genuine smile and be with you every step of the way when caring for you.
Lauren Gregory – Business Manager
We treat a lot of patients! But, thanks to Lauren, you will feel like a welcome old friend when you call or arrive at our office. She has an amazing memory, and will remember your name and your face for years after one or two visits. She has been loyally working with Dr. Funcik for almost a decade. Lauren is magical at multi-tasking, and she can handle far more than scheduling your important time and questions. She is our air traffic controller! She has her hand in almost every facet of caring for you and keeping the office running smoothly. If you have a question or concern, let Lauren know and she will get it taken care of!
Sydney Critcher, CST – Certified Surgical Tech
Sydney is a true lowcountry girl. She grew up in Mount Pleasant loving everything Charleston offers. After high school Sydney furthered her education at Clemson University where she graduated in 2012 with Bachelor’s of Science in Therapeutic Recreation. She found a new career passion after college and decided to get a degree in Surgical Technology , which led her to Dr. Funcik’s office. Sydney thrives on patient interaction and strives to manage the operating room so her patients feel as comfortable as possible. Outside of the office, Sydney loves spending time on the water and at the beach, spending time with friends and family are some of Sydney’s favorite things.
Alex Furr – Front Office Coordinator
Alex comes to us from West Virginia. She attended West Virginia Wesleyan College and was a softball college athlete. She enjoys living in the low country, staying active, going to the beach, and spending time with friends and family. Alex thrives in fast pace environments and enjoys multi-tasking. Being the first and last person that you see, Alex will always greet you with a friendly face and smile and will make sure each patient leaves completely satisfied with their experience.
Nessa Ferreira, LE – Medical Licensed Esthetician
Nessa grew up in Switzerland, a country known for superior beauty products and a focus on skincare. In 1998, she moved to Rhode Island to learn English as a second language. Soon after, she enrolled in the Esthetics program at Costin’s Warwick Academy Beauty School. Nessa has been a licensed esthetician for the past 12 years and a certified laser technician since 2015.
Nessa relocated to the Low Country in 2014 and is happy to call Charleston her new home. She joined Dr. Thomas Funcik’s office in October 2016. Her goal and passion is to make her clients feel their best, look beautiful and get the results they want.
Nessa is extremely proficient in performing multiple types of skin treatments including micro needling, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, and sublative.
She enhances her expertise and training through continuing education, coursework and webinars on the latest skincare advancements.
Angela Funcik – Billing Coordinator
Angela handles all insurance matters for Dr. Funcik. She will take on the sometimes challenging task of working with you to make sure you get all of the benefits you are entitled to for the premiums you pay! She began working in medical insurance in 1994. She has a diverse background, with a Bachelors of Science from the College of Charleston, and is a Certified Paralegal. Visit our team at one of the top-rated facial plastic surgeons serving Charleston SC.