Carrie Thomas (CEO, Owner/Operator of Allante Life Med Spa, Certified Injector, AMA, Laser Tech, CoolSculpting Tech) is the proud mother of 3 boys. She is the number one Allergan Injector in the State of Idaho, and in the top 1% in the Nation! She has an extensive background in dentistry and Aesthetic Medicine, but her passion is in making others feel beautiful! Her creativity allows her to enhance someones natural beauty. Generous, strong, authentic, selfless, fearless and giving are just a few words that describe her. She is beautiful inside and out and is an inspiration to us all!
Meet Andrew! "I've spent my entire career with the simple motto, "the needs of the patient come first." I've had the privilege of treating over 20,000 patients and assisting on 5,000 surgeries. My goal at Allante is to continue the quality of care, treatments, diagnosis, and overall to help patients maintain a sense of well-being." Andrew is originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota and has 8 yeas of Orthopedic PA-C experience! He specializes in Botox, Profound, Collagen Restoration Injections. In his free time, Andrew enjoys fishing, golf, working out, hot yoga, and traveling!
Meet Kim! She is the other beautiful face you get to see when you walk into our Boise location, and has been our front desk manager for almost five years. Kim is from Torrance, California, but has called Boise home for almost twenty years. During her off time, Kim enjoys exercising, listening to music, playing games, and most importantly hanging with her grandkids! Kim is a lover of all things pink, purple, and sparkles, therefore she has claimed the title of our office girly-girl. Kim works hard to help our clients have the best experience during their time at Allante, so be sure to call in today to schedule your next appointment with her!
Justin Johnsen, M.D. partnered with Carrie Thomas and joined Allante Life Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa in July of 2019. He most recently practiced in Southern California, but is originally from Salt Lake City, Utah. He was a former Duke University professor who has conducted several studies in facial trauma, CO2 laser treatments, and facial reconstructive procedures. Dr Johnsen has one numerous awards over the years including several top doctor and distinguished doctor awards. Dr. Johnsen is fellowship trained in oculoplastic surgery. He specializes in blepharoplasty (eyelid lifts), orbital reconstruction, ptosis repair, oculofacial tumors, temporal artery biopsies, and full-facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Johnsen also provides many cosmetic services and is an expert in Botox®, Juvederm®, Voluma®, Sculptra®, CO2 laser skin resurfacing, eyebrow lifts; face lifts, and a variety of other cosmetic and anti-aging services. He has many years of experience, having practices Oculofacial Plastic surgery for over 15 years. Dr Johnsen enjoys spending time with his wife and six beautiful children. His other interest include cooking, traveling, reading, and enjoying a good movie.
Jaden Dethorne (AMA, Laser Tech, Esthetician, Certified Eyelash Tech) was born and raised in Boise, Idaho. She loves helping out in her boyfriends bar, has a passion for yoga and adores her dog Kona! Her caring and nurturing personality makes her clients feel special and pampered. Building a special relationship with each individual person that comes into her life is what makes this girl strive to be the best she can be.
Laura Hernandez (Office Coordinator - Nampa) was born and raised in Boise, Idaho. She and her husband of 25 years have 4 outgoing kids. They lived in Alaska for 14 years, enjoying the great outdoors, before moving back to Boise to be closer to family. Her 11 years of experience in an office setting brings a high level of skill and professionalism. Being bilingual makes her an asset to both our Boise and Nampa location. Her beautiful smile is warm and welcoming.
Emma Carter, is our amazing tattoo removal expert, laser technician, and certified medical assistant. We have been fortunate enough to have her working at Allante for over five years. Emma was born all the way in Ipswich, England where she lived until she was ten years old, but sadly does not have an accent. Outside of the office, Emma enjoys just about anything outdoors. Exploring, hiking, rockhounding, off-roading; you name it, she is down to adventure. Schedule your FREE tattoo removal consultation with Emma today!
Madison grew up in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho, and has always had a passion for anything sports related. She played college volleyball at Northwest Nazarene University and graduated in 2018 with a bachelors in Business Marketing. After spending the last year abroad in Germany, Madison wanted to pursue a career that catered to her love for social media and all things marketing. She is the now the Marketing and Advertising Coordinator for Allante. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, playing volleyball, backpacking, and hanging with friends and family.
Meet Lori! Born and raised in Twin Falls, she has now settled with her family in the beautiful city of Boise. She is one of our amazing laser technicians, and licensed estheticians, that has been with Allante for over two years. Lori has a husband of fifteen years and two amazing kids that keep her extra busy. Outside of the office, you can find her spending time with her family or doing CrossFit (you go girl). Lori works day in and day out to ensure our customers are given the best care at Allante! Book your appointment today with this special lady!
Miss. Katie Rene is one of our beautiful front desk coordinators, who was born and raised in Temecula, California. She played high school and college volleyball, then transferred to Boise State University in 2016 to pursue a Social Science degree with a minor in psychology! At BSU, she was a member of the Delta Delta Delta sorority, and graduated in 2018. Katie has been at Allante since Febuary 2019, and has already made such a positive impact on the office! She has loved being surrounded by such amazing co-workers, and is excited to keep learning and advancing herself in this industry. In her free time, she loves spending time with her dog Memphis, her boyfriend, and family. Call in today to schedule your next appointment with Katie!
Born and raised in Idaho, Darci is from Nampa and is the #1 CoolSculpting Technician in Idaho! Darci leads the 1st Diamond Status account for CoolSculpting in Idaho, has fifteen years of experience in the esthetic industry, and has performed over 1,500 CoolSculpting treatments. Darci is a go-getter, and is known for giving clients above average results. Outside of work, Darci has competed as a IFBB Professional body builder and is a certified ISSA personal trainer. She also enjoys partaking in spiritual development, spending time outdoors and hanging with her family. Curious about CoolSculpting? Be sure to book your FREE CoolSculpting consultation with Darci today!
Meet Anna! Although she is originally from Wisconsin, she has also lived in Illinois, New York, Utah, and now calls Idaho home! She loves yoga, weight training, art, music, and being a mom and wife to the best boys! She is also a CNA, Certified Dermatology Technician, and is Allante's main aesthetic assistant!
Meet Betty! Born and raised in Idaho, she has been married for 23 years, and has 3 incredible kids! She is a Laser Technician and Certified Eyelash Technician, along with being a Licensed Esthetician! You can always find Betty in the office with a smile on her face, and we are so lucky to have her as part of the Allante family!
Shawn Steele (Marketing Manager) was born in Idaho and raised in California, Utah, and Idaho. Oldest of three boys and spent six years in competitive cheer - took first in state in 2005. Shawn has always had a vibrant and energetic personality which aids in his marketing skills. He develops marketing campaigns and events for Allante as well as many "to-dos" around the office. With all his cheer years and working with all women, he gets a hard time from us but he secretly loves the attention.