We are a team of dedicated medical and allied professionals with wide range of skills and experience. We love what we do, and we do it with passion.
Graeme Reed, MD
Dr. Reed returned to school to study medicine at the John A. Burns School of medicine at the University of Hawaii after having worked for many years in Christian ministry both as a missionary in the South Pacific and as an associate pastor here in Hawaii. He completed a Bachelor of Science degree in biology with high honors in only three years and then completed his medical degree in 2008 at which time he was accepted into one of the oldest Family Medicine residency programs in the country at the Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in San Bernardino California which is affiliated with Western University and with the University of California Irvine. Having received high quality and thorough training in all aspects of Family Medicine, Dr. Reed has returned to Hawaii with a strong desire to serve the people of Kapolei and surrounding areas, providing quality primary medical care for the whole family. Dr Reed has advanced medical training and certification in the use of Botox, Dermal Fillers, Sclerotherapy, PDO Threads, Laser, Radiofrequency and Intense Pulse Light treatments. Dr. Reed is known to our patients for his caring attitude and great attention to detail. Outside clinic, Dr. Reed is an avid runner and participates in marathons. Dr. Reed is also licensed in the state of Hawaii to officiate weddings.
Marie K Williams, RN BSN MBA
Aesthetic Registered Nurse & Operations Director
Marie returned to her nursing profession in 2010 after working for many years in pharmaceutical, dermatology and dialysis companies as product and marketing manager. She has bachelors degree in nursing and masters in business administration which combines both of her interests in healthcare and business management. She holds a nursing license in Hawaii and currently pursuing Doctorate in Nursing- Family Nurse Practitioner specialization. She is also a member of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association. With Marie’s diverse background, she is able to effectively assess, evaluate and offer solutions to patients. Marie has advanced medical trainings and certifications in the use of Neuromodulators, Dermal Fillers, Lasers, PDO Threads, Intense Pulse Light, Radiofrequency technology, Microneedling and Medical Facials and is constantly learning new techniques to give our patients safe and effective treatments. Most recently she trained with world renowned Plastic Surgeons Dr. Chris Surek and Dr. Steven Weiner through AmSpa’s Academy for Injection Anatomy. Marie is Kapolei’s well-kept beauty secret. As a Gen-Xer herself, she stands by natural-looking results, nothing overdone. Patients adore Marie for her professional and friendly demeanor. Outside clinic, Marie runs a lifestyle, beauty and fashion blog and is a certified hiphop fitness instructor. She is also licensed in the state of Hawaii to officiate weddings. You can follow Marie on Instagram (hawaiibeauty_injector) to see her work, learn beauty tips and browse before/after photos.
Aleena Paragas, RN BSN
Aesthetic Registered Nurse
Aleena has always been passionate about skin care. She loves the beauty and art of aesthetics and always dreamed of combining her nursing skills and passion for aesthetics. While she was in nursing school, she attended classes at night to become an Esthetician. She graduated from Parisian Beauty Academy in 2011 and Seton Hall University School of Nursing in 2012. As an Esthetician she worked in a spa providing facials, waxing, and body treatments.
Aleena also has over 9 years of nursing experience. She worked as an Ambulatory Care RN, Endoscopy RN and Emergency RN at St Joseph’s University Medical Center in New Jersey, and an Endoscopy RN at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, NY. She has spent the past 3+ years working as an Emergency Department RN at Queens Medical Center West Oahu. Aleena was born and raised in New Jersey but has called Kapolei her home for the past 3 years. You can follow Aleena on Instagram (beautynursehawaii) for all things beauty and injectables.
Mehana is a licensed Esthetician in the state of Hawaii. She is extremely kindhearted and is very passionate about helping others reach their skin goals. She specializes in acne care and is very knowledgeable in which active ingredients are best for acne. Her skills include; deep cleansing facials/ acne treatments, extractions, chemical peels, microdermabrasion/ facial machines, facial waxing and lash and brow tinting. On her free time she enjoys doing yoga, painting and playing with her two chihuahuas. You can follow Mehana on Instagram (mehana.hawaiian.esthetician) for skincare advice. Feel free to send her a message, she loves to answer questions about skin concerns.
Shu-Kai Tsao, MSAOM, Lic. Ac
Kai is a Licensed Acupuncturist and Herbalist in the state of Hawaii and is Nationally Board Certified in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). He is Clean Needle Technique certified from the Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Commission, (ACAOM). He earned his Master’s Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Texas Health and Science University in Austin, TX. He grew up with Traditional Chinese Medicine in his native country of Taiwan . He began his academic career at Fujen Catholic University as a nursing major. Upon completion of his nursing degree, Kyle took advantage of the opportunity to continue his studies at his university’s sister school, which happened to be Texas A&M at Laredo. During his time at TAMUL, he discovered Texas College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, which dramatically shifted his career path from Western medicine back to his eastern roots. His ability to grasp Eastern and Western diagnosis provides him with a unique skill set. Kyle’s areas of expertise include sports related injuries, chronic pain management, weight loss , facial rejuvenation, moxibustion, and stress management, just to name a few.
Karen graduated from the Dermalogica Institute of Southern California in 2003. She received certifications in Epicuren, Yonka USA, Eminence, Aveda, Hale & Hush organic, Glymed, Advance peels, Dermabrasion, Acne and Anti-aging treatments. She has advanced education in aging skin and hyperpigmentation and received a Masters esthetician license from University of South Carolina in 2008. She holds an active license in the state of Hawaii. Karen is known to her clients for her thorough approach in skincare. She enjoys helping her clients enhance their appearance so they can always feel confident about how they look. Outside work, Karen dabbles in interior design. You can follow Karen on Instagram (master_hawaiian_esty) for skincare tips.
Rochelle is known to our patients for her caring attitude which help them feel at ease pre and post treatments. She also owns her own craft business and is a mom of 3. Outside work, Rochelle enjoys spending time with her family, watching her children learn new things, crafting, reading and going for drives around the island. She is also licensed in the state of Hawaii to officiate weddings. You can follow Rochelle on Instagram (lasergirlhawaii) for promotional updates and seasonal discounts at Ali’i Nani
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AS SEEN ON LIVIN’ HAWAII SEASONS 2 AND 3
Dr. Reed and Nurse Marie appeared on local TV Show Livin’ Hawaii between 2017 to 2018 where they shared various aesthetic treatments that help with aging skin, acne-prone skin, among others. This clip was filmed in our former location (inside the Family Doctor). In May 2018, we moved to our location now to accommodate our ever expanding patient base.