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 the Lead Surgical Assistant at The Pogue Center, and she 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 has her certificate in LPN-IV therapy and medication. Jennifer is a native Phoenician, and she 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.
Alison Moffo, RN BSN
Alison received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Grand Canyon College in 1985. Her hospital-based career has been in Labor and Delivery and the Emergency Department.
Alison has been practicing aesthetics for over 15 years and has seen many changes in the field. She stays up to date by attending annual trainings in all areas of aesthetics.
She developed one of the first training programs approved by the ARRA in 2005 and continues to train health professionals in Arizona to meet ARRA standards. She has served as a local and national trainer for laser and professional skin care companies and has been consultant, advisor and trainer to many med spa owners around the country.
Alison is a Laser Safety officer, has advanced training in many modalities of lasers, radio frequency and aesthetic devices. Her favorite treatments are ones that help improve the color and texture of her patients’ skin.
She is also an Advanced injector of Botox and cosmetic fillers and she loves creating a more youthful, yet natural look for her patients.
Dawnie started working in the dental field in 2013 and joined our practice in early 2018 as our insurance billing specialist. With her past experience in managing in a dental office, she transitioned beautifully into the role of practice manager in November of 2019. Creating a positive atmosphere for both the patients and the doctor and staff 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 two children and friends and family. Her hobbies include shopping, camping, golfing, reading, live music, and dancing.
Corrina is one of the Front Office Specialists at the Pogue Center, and she joined our practice in 2020. With her Associate’s Degree in Dental Assisting and over 25 years of experience in both front and back office duties, she is our dental insurance expert and loves helping patients with questions and concerns about dental insurance coverage. Corrina loves helping and interacting with patients and is always finding ways to brighten our office and improve patient care. In her time away from work Corrina enjoys camping, hiking, live music, art and most outdoor activities. Her and her husband and three children also enjoy traveling to beautiful scenic areas and discovering new places in their Jeep.
Deanna has been an Arizona resident for 16 years and originates from Indianapolis, Indiana. Deanna became a Medical Assistant in 1998 and has worked in numerous areas of medicine including pediatrics, OBGYN, family medicine and cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. She joined the Pogue Center family in September 2019 and became cosmetic coordinator in January 2020. She gets pleasure from assisting patient with reaching their desired aesthetic appearance. Deanna enjoys live music, travel and spending time with her family.
Michelle is one of our Front Office Specialist and Marketing Manager at The Pogue Center. After her Junior year at Arizona State University, Michelle decided to take a semester off and follow her passion in aesthetics at Penrose Academy where she received her aesthetics license and laser certificate in 2019. She returned to ASU and graduated with a degree in Nutrition Communication in 2020. Michelle is so happy to be at The Pogue Center where she can put all of her expertise to use; aesthetics, communication, and getting to work with all of the amazing patients. Michelle is an Arizona Native and appreciates all the beauty that Arizona offers. She enjoys spending time with her two yorkies, Theo and Nikki, playing golf, trying out new restaurants, and practicing yoga or taking spin classes in her free time.
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.