MEET THE TEAM
Amanda is a very familar face around the leafy eastern suburbs. She was the front of house person of Balwyn's largest gym for over 22 years before joining Kiora over 10 years ago. Amanda is a keen horseman and has a long standing interest in health and well being. Amanda has also worked as an executive PA and most impressively runs her family of seven(!) with well organised precision. Amanda is our most experienced receptionist and our go-to trouble shooter. Her customer service skills make her perfect for handling the sometimes hectic Kiora Reception role.
Atrayee is a Hawthorn local and a well known Beauty Therapist who worked for over 10 years in a well known Toorak Day Spa before coming across to Kiora. She is a very popular therapist with a beautiful caring demanour and manner. Her Facial and Massage skills are world class and very luck to have this dedicated mother and therapist join our team.
Bek has the polished customer service skills of a professional dancer who has spent a lifetime in the performing arts. The performing arts were one of the hardest hit industries during the pandemic and Kiora was very lucky to secure the skills of this talented artist. She brings poise and unique perspective to our Cosmetic Medical Specialty.
Caroline is one of the sunniest and most popular team members. She joined us 15 years (!!) after her older cousin and one of our first staff members, Lisa, first joined us. Caroline was the vice-captain of her school and has the courteous service, and relaxed good manners of someone raised in Lakes Entrance. Caroline is in her final year of nursing and her excellent understanding of cosmetic medicine allows her to efficiently organise Kiora's appointment books
A self described "study dork" Christine started in Biomedical Science, then completed her division one nurse studies and has now finished her radiography degree for an encore. Christine has been with the team for over 12 years and is our most experienced Laser Nurse. She worked closely with Dr Lee See and Dr Lin in developing many of our treatment protocols. She is fully trained in Laser Hair Reduction, Intense Pulse Light Procedures, Laser Facials and Photorejuvenation. Christine is duel qualified as both a nurse and radiographer.
Beauty Therapy and Makeup Artist
Kiora snapped up Irina within a week of her first emigrating to Australia back in 2007. She is fully trained in all Beauty Therapy and Makeup procedures. In her native Romania Irina was a well known professional makeup artist who often worked in Fashion and for Romania's Miss Universe candidates. Irina has always been one of our most popular therapists. When she isn't at Kiora Irina works as a trainer at the LR Beauty Training Academy in Melbourne.
Maddie is the newest and cheeriest member of the Kiora team. A Hawthorn local Maddie is also a very talented Osteopathy Student. She is a rowing alumni of the Carey 1st VIII rowing team, a Victorian rowing representitive and a record holder in power lifting. She is the designated jar opener at Kiora!
Masumi is a highly experienced beauty therapist who spent over 8 years with the prestigious Crown Day Spa in the Crown Casino after qualifying from the Elly Lukas Beauty School. Her expertise is in providing ongoing skin care to her clients and the discreet suburban location of Kiora is an ideal match for her skills. She is an expert in all skin and beauty therapies including Facials, Facial Treatment rituals, Waxing, Manicure and Pedicure. Masumi is very busy in her personal life and has a lovely young daughter and still finds time to pursue her hobby of swimming.
Kiora is very lucky to have Stephanie rejoin our team. An old Hawthorn local, Stephanie was one of the first therapists to join our team over 13 years ago and helped develop many of the Spa Packages and Procedures Kiora is now famous for. Over the years we have seen Stephanie get married and have 3 beautiful children. Stephanie is a highly skilled therapist dedicated to achieving real cosmetic results for her clients. She was one of the key figures that enabled Kiora to successfully meld both Cosmetic Medicine and Beauty Therapy into a coherent whole. Both Dr Grace and Dr Neville were very happy she could rejoin our team.