Our Team

Our team has the experience and skill to guide you through the many possibilities of non-invasive cosmetic medicine.


Joey 076 For WebJoey, Patient Consultant

With more than a decade of experience in aesthetic medicine, Joey has gained an expertise in the latest treatments that deliver the greatest results.  Joey works closely with Dr. Key to develop treatment plans always keeping the patients hopes and expectations in mind. She helps them understand all the options available and assists in developing tailored plans that make them look and feel their best. Her goal is to build long-term relationships with her patients, through trust and loves when she can make patients feel better about themselves. Joey is the mother of twin boys, so she never has a dull moment outside the office.


Shellie 101 For WebShellie, Registered Nurse

Shellie has worked with Dr. Key for 20 years. In that time she has built a wealth of knowledge of the aesthetic dermatology and laser industry. Shellie’s patients love her warm caring nature and her artistic skill, particularly with dermal fillers and Botox®. Shellie enjoys working with people and establishing relationships based on communication and trust. On the weekends Shellie shifts her clinical focus to art, creating beautiful abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings. “I have the best job. I get to visit my friends all day, oh and I do some treatments for them too!”


Holly 117 For WebHolly, Certified Medical Assistant

Holly has been an aesthetic medical professional for more than 12 years. She graduated as a certified Medical Assistant from Pioneer Pacific College and continued her studies in Dermal Fillers and Phlebotomy. As one of our expert injectors and laser technicians, Holly demonstrates a keen attention to detail and remarkable skill. She enjoys her Key Laser team and the patients she has the privilege of working with every day. In her free time Holly loves to camp and visit the beach with her family and dogs.


Kathy 050 For WebKathy, Medical Aesthetician

Kathy has over two decades of experience in the aesthetics industry. Since joining Key Laser in 2002 she has built lasting relationships with patients. She enjoys helping patients learn more about their skin and recommending appropriate treatments and skin care regimens. Kathy completed aesthetics training, emergency medical training and two decades worth of on-site laser training with doctors from around the country. Her favorite treatment is IPL  a non-invasive laser treatment that reduces the amount of redness and pigmentation and results in a more even skin tone with more clarity.


Allie 131 For WebAllie, Medical Aesthetician

Allie has a knack for making everyone feel special. She takes the time to explain treatments thoroughly and goes the extra mile to ensure her patients are comfortable. The Lake Oswego, OR native earned her Medical Aesthetician certification from the International School of Beauty and has been advancing her skills for more than 20 years. She joined Key Laser in 2005 and enjoys learning from Dr. Key. Her favorite treatment is Clear + Brilliant because it makes your skin feel so amazing a few days later.


JamieJamie, Medical Aesthetician

Jamie loves helping Key Laser patients look and feel years younger! Her experience in this industry brought her to Key Laser Institute where she continues to advance her knowledge of aesthetics while working with Dr. Buenafe, who specializes in bioidentical hormone therapy (BHRT). Jamie is amazed at how combination treatments can enhance skin results as well as the overall wellbeing of the individual. Away from the office, you will most likely pass Jamie on a hiking trail with her 3 bulldogs.

Gabrielle135 For WebGabrielle, Patient Services Coordinator

Gabrielle takes care of patients with a friendly attitude and warm smile. She wants everyone to feel welcome, comfortable and happy to be at Key Laser. She joined the team in 2014 and fit right in. Her favorite part of working at Key Laser is seeing the results of treatments and patients with an extra pep in their step afterward. Gabrielle is a Pacific Northwest native, but loves vacations in sunny places when it’s not so sunny here. She graduated from the University of Oregon, so she’s a proud Duck. When she isn’t at Key Laser she loves spending her free time with family.

AlyssaAlyssa, Patient Services Coordinator

Alyssa has enjoyed learning from Dr. Key about the marvels of aesthetic medicine. Working with patients and seeing the difference our treatments make in their lives is so exciting! When not at the office, she likes to spend time with family and friends – and her cat, Phoebe! Trying out all the great food Portland has to offer, camping, hiking, and Netflix watching are a few of her favorite activities. Her favorite treatment at Key Laser is IPL.

AnnieAnnie, Patient Consultant

Annie has a background as an esthetician specializing in facials, peels, LED therapy, skin care, and private and commercial makeup artistry. “Beauty is about enhancing what you have. Let yourself shine through!”  Annie believes compassion and good communication are the keys to guiding our patients to the right plan to give them a boost of confidence. When Annie is out of the office she finds her happy place in nature. She loves hiking, water skiing, and camping with family and friends.  “Rainy days are great for art, decorating and repurposing old furniture.”

Heidi 016 For WebHeidi, Office Administrator