Kitta has more than six years of experience including optometry prior to joining our practice in 2013. She is the pleasant face who welcomes our patients at our reception desk. She helps patients set up appointments and answers their questions. She also monitors our clinic flow to ensure patients are being seen in timely fashion. She is currently pursuing a degree in pharmacology.
Patient Care Coordinator
Mel joined our practice in the Fall of 2015. She is the fun, personable face our patients meet at the checkout desk. She is always eager and happy to answer questions about scheduling, treatments, and compression wear. Additionally, Mel assists in preparing and discharging patients on procedure days. In her free time, Mel enjoys singing in the church choir, spending time with her fur baby Milo, new fiancée, and all of their friends.
Registered Medical Assistant
Andrea has been a Registered Medical Assistant since 2001 and she joined Dr. Mimi Lee practice in 2005. Andrea sets up and assists Dr. Lee in medical and cosmetic procedures. Her goal is to make sure patients have good, relaxing experiences whenever they are in Dr. Lee’s office. She makes sure to listen to patients and communicate their needs and concerns effectively with other staff members. She finds humor easily and is responsible for the giggles you hear in our office. In her spare time, Andrea enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family.
Amanda has been a vital part of Dr. Mimi Lee’s practice since 2002. In addition to her administrative duties, Amanda assists patients with financial matters and helps them to find options that work best for their situations.Amanda and her husband own a local taxidermy business, and enjoy hunting and fishing together as a family.
Karen Spruell, BSN, BLS, ACLS
Karen is a Registered Nurse who has been in surgical care for 20 years. She first met Dr. Mimi Lee as a patient and underwent the Closure Procedure. She became part of our team in 2011. She is the behind-the-scenes team member who helps prepare medications for our procedures and instrument sterilization. She also enjoys educating patients and other health care offices about the latest vein and aesthetic care and what they can expect from treatment.
Jodi Roark, ARDMS, RVT
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Jodi joined our practice in 2006. She has been a Registered Vascular Technologist since 2005. This elite certification is only achievable after completing an accredited sonography program and passing a vigorous board exam. Medicare only recognizes vascular ultrasound studies performed by technician with this special credential. Jodi performs diagnostic ultrasound studies after a vein patient’s consultation with Dr. Lee. Jodi enjoys working with people and being involved in the healing process. She focuses on performing high-quality exams while keeping patients comfortable and happy. Her expertise is an integral part of our practice’s ability to diagnose and treat patients with complicated venous disease.
Alison Oden, ARDMS, RVT
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Alison joined our practice in 2009. She holds the same elite Registered Vascular Technologist credential as Jodi. Alison is another key team member who assists our practice in ultrasound. Her youthful appearance is a contrast to her professional experience. She performs all our after-surgery ultrasounds — which is very important in confirming that our patients have optimal results from their procedures.