Meet our Team Scottsdale
Dr. Pogue’s educational background and training provide the expertise to perform a variety of procedures. Facial surgeries range from complex cases involving misaligned jaws and correction of facial injuries, to extraction of teeth. Facial cosmetic procedures such as facelifts, brow lifts, and laser skin resurfacing are performed with an aesthetic eye for perfection. Additionally, Dr. Pogue works cooperatively with other specialists such as orthodontists, dentists, and physicians to give you the best results. Most surgeries take place in the state-of-the-art, accredited outpatient center attached to the office. This provides a private, monitored environment for your comfort and safety. Intravenous sedation is available for most procedures. Read more about Dr. Pogue and his credentials.
Cecilia is our Nurse Practitioner at The Pogue Center. Cecilia is highly experienced in medical aesthetics, a skill set she has perfected since 2010, and enjoys helping our Medspa patients discover the best version of themselves. She earned her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Nursing at Arizona State University. Cecilia has provided quality healthcare in multiple settings since 2003, including in hospitals, primary care, pediatric care, and medical aesthetic practices. Cecilia joined The Pogue Center in 2015.
Jennifer is our Licensed Medical Aesthetician. After receiving her bachelor degree from Arizona State University, she decided to pursue a career in aesthetics and received her aesthetic license in 2003 from Paul Mitchell-The Skin Academy in Costa Mesa, California. She is also a Certified Laser Technician-specializing in photo-facials, laser hair removal, and laser peels. Jennifer has extensive experience evaluating skin types and determining the best solutions for each individual she treats and has been providing patients with medical-grade treatments and skincare regimens for more than 15 years. In 2018 Jennifer pursued her passion for acne and received her certification in Face Reality- acne clearing program. With Jennifer’s expert knowledge and experience in skin care, she is able to work with you and help you succeed at accomplishing your skincare goals.
Judy is the Front Office Specialist at The Pogue Center, and joined the practice in 2016. She is the first person to greet you when you arrive at our office, and will help you settle in with any necessary paperwork, or to answer any questions you may have. Judy has more than 25 years of administrative and front office experience, with a large part of that time spent in the medical field, as well as experience in the area of accreditation. She enjoys spending time with her family, long road trips with her husband, hiking, and biking.
Jennifer is one of the Surgical Assistants at The Pogue Center, and joined our practice in September 2013. She graduated from Phoenix College in 2011 with an Associate Degree in Dental Assisting. She is also a Certified Dental Anesthesia Assistant, and is pursuing her certificate in LPM-IV therapy and medication. Jennifer is a native Phoenician, and loves living in our desert environment. She is compassionate and friendly ─ qualities that help put our patients at ease. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, reading, watching movies, and traveling.
Ashley, our Certified Surgical Assistant, Certified Dental Anesthesia Assistant, and Practice Manager, has worked in the healthcare industry since 2005 and joined our practice in February 2013. She graduated from Missouri Southern State University and then continued her education at Franklin Technology Center, where she graduated in 2009. Ashley is always seeking to continue her education, and is currently active in pursuing her certification for LPN-IV Therapy and Medication. She is a transplant from Joplin, Missouri, and enjoys spending time with her husband, two step-daughters, and their many animals.
Dawnie started working in the dental field in 2013 and joined our practice in early 2018 as our insurance billing specialist. She handles all of our dental claims, and she enjoys dispelling the confusion surrounding insurance coverage by translating patients’ policies into plain English as well as helping patients learn how to maximize their insurance benefits. Interacting with patients and creating a positive atmosphere around the office is Dawnie’s favorite part of her job – you will always find her smiling and willing to assist in any way. Dawnie was born and raised Arizona and loves the dry heat! In her time away from work, Dawnie enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. Her hobbies include golfing, cooking, and reading.
Eda has always had a passion for the beauty industry and once she heard about Microblading she knew that is what she wanted to pursue. She is certified by one of the top internationally recognized trainers located right here in Scottsdale. She believes beautiful symmetrical eyebrows are key to bringing out one’s features. She enjoys working with clients to give them symmetrical, shaped eyebrows that are natural looking and suit each person’s individual need while enhancing their overall features. Secondly, she holds certification in Eyeliner Tattooing that’s done right on the lash line, to give clients a natural fuller look. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children. I enjoy working out, hiking, baking, and going to the movies.