Reflections MedSpa, Sarasota

Meet Our Team

Dr. Monica Bedi MD

Dermatology Associates
3830 Bee Ridge Rd – Suite 200 – Sarasota FL 34233
4351 Cortez Rd W – Bradenton FL 34210
6312 US 301 N – Ellenton FL 34222
8620 S Tamiami Trail – Suite F-G – Sarasota FL 34238

Reflections MedSpa
3830 Bee Ridge Rd – Suite 300 – Sarasota FL 34233

Education/Training:
-Certified by American Board of Dermatology
-Residency: University of South Florida College of Medicine/Moffitt Cancer Center
-Internship: Orlando regional Medical Center
-Medical Degree: University of Florida School of Medicine
-Undergraduate: B.S. Biochemistry Magna Cum Laude

Awards/Community Involvement:
-American Academy of Dermatology Member
-Sarasota County Medical Society
-Clinical Assistant Professor Florida State University College of Medicine
-Volunteer Clinical Attending Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine

Hospital Affiliations:
-Sarasota Memorial Hospital
-Doctors Hospital

About Dr. Bedi:
Monica Bedi, M.D. founded Dermatology Associates in November of 2002, and since that time has built a reputation for personal excellence in her practice. Board certified by the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Bedi sees patients of all of all ages for comprehensive dermatologic care, including skin cancer, rashes and dermatologic surgeries. In 2007 she opened Reflections Med Spa, one floor up from Dermatology Associates in order to offer the latest in non-invasive aesthetic rejuvenation in a private, individualized setting. In 2008 Dermatology Associates expanded to Bradenton to better serve Manatee county residents and since that time we now offer patient appointments in Lakewood Ranch, Ellenton and south Sarasota at the Oaks Medical Clinic.

In addition to her busy practice, Dr. Bedi enjoys teaching medical students and serves on faculty for Florida State University College of Medicine and volunteer attending at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Her love of teaching is seen further during her patient care. She is constantly striving to make patients feel comfortable and at ease to ensure that all their questions and concerns are addressed.

Dr Bedi enjoys spending time with her family, being involved with her children’s school and after school activities and traveling. When she has time, she also likes to read and paint.

Dr. Bedi is proud of her commitment to provide outstanding, cutting edge dermatologic care, while maintaining a compassionate and friendly environment. She and her staff take pride in helping to serve the needs of the community.

Laura C. De Oliveira PA-C

Education/Training:
-Master’s in Medical Science: Barry University
-Undergraduate: University of Florida, B.S. Microbiology Cell Science/Nutrition
-Certified Physician Assistant
-Certified in IPL, Laser Hair Removal, Neurotoxins, Dermal Fillers, Photodynamic Therapy, PRP, and Non-Ablative Laser resurfacing

Awards/Community Involvement:
-Florida Academy of Physician Assistants Member
-West Coast Regional Representative Florida Academy of Physician Assistants
– American Academy of Physician Assistants Member
-Florida Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants Member
-Alpha Zeta- National Honor Society

About Laura:
Laura C. De Oliveira, PA-C, is a respected and valuable member of Dermatology Associates and Reflections Med Spa.
After completing a year of dermatology training in Tampa, Laura joined our practice in March 2010. She performs skin cancer screenings, in-office procedures such as biopsies, curettage & electro-desiccation and cryosurgery. Patients may also see her for routine dermatological issues and annual check-ups. Patients may visit Laura at Reflections MedSpa where she performs cosmetic procedures such as Botox, Dermal Fillers, Intense Pulse Light, Photo Dynamic Therapy, Laser Hair Removal, Chemical Peels, Micro-needling and Platelet Rich Plasma procedures, as well as Ablative and Non- Ablative laser resurfacing. Laura’s vibrant personality and dedication to provide excellent care make her well respected by her peers and patients alike.

Laura’s diversified background gives her a unique and valuable perspective to patient care. She was born in Germiston, South Africa to parents of Italian and Portuguese nationality. She is fluent in Italian and Spanish. Her family moved to Sarasota in 1993 where she attended Riverview High School. Her parents and siblings also reside in Sarasota and she takes pride serving her home town community.

In her free time, Laura teaches dance classes, enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
Laura is welcoming new patients to the Dermatology office and Reflections MedSpa office in Sarasota.

Steffanie Joanides, Medical Aesthetician

Steffanie Joanides is the medical Aesthetician at the Reflections MedSpa at Dermatology Associates of Sarasota. She was born and raised in Sarasota- coming from a German background- where she received most of her training. She is fluent in English and German.

Her job entails helping physicians with facials, chemical peels, microdermabresion, body scrubs, aluma treatments, among treating other skin conditions. Stephanie trained in Florida and has been practicing dermatology and rejuvenating skin care for 22 years.  Being a reliable and ongoing member of our team she provides patients with the uttermost current and efficient skin care techniques and products

She continuously attends the congress of esthetics as a continuing educator, learning the newest technologies in chemical peels, anti-aging creams, among other skin care techniques. She along Dr. Bedi specializing in Neostrata; an anti aging skin line product.

Stephanie enjoys exercising, outdoor activities, boating & spending time with her family in her free time. She welcomes new patients to the Reflections Medspa office, where we have the best deals for the best prices.