Our Extensively Trained Team

Sandra B. Butler

Owner, Board Certified Aesthetician and Laser Technician



Sandra Butler brings her clients 20 years of experience in the field of professional aesthetics and medical skin care. She graduated from the International School of Skin and Nails in 1993, and is a member of the Society of Dermatology Skin Care Specialists and the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists as well as the NCEA. In her first seven years as a skin care specialist, she recognized the need for more than just quality skin care, and in 2004 opened Advanced Skin Care medical spa. Sandra believes in the benefits of skin care and educating clients to achieve optimal results. This dedication has resulted in strong one-on-one relationships and a proactive base of ongoing clients. They trust in Sandra and her staff because Advanced Skin Care uses only scientifically proven and clinically effective aesthetic procedures and products. These high standards have built a professional reputation that is well known, and reaches far beyond, the Marietta, GA area. Through her relationship with Dr. Thomas Lintner, MD, FACS, and Advanced Aesthetic Surgery, Sandra stays current on new procedures. She also attends the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and Society of Dermatology Skincare Specialists, meetings to stay in touch with scientific advancements and new product introductions.

Dr. Thomas B. Lintner

MD, FACS
Dr. Thomas Lintner is Medical Director of Advanced Skin Care. He is proud to oversee the safety of all of its clients. Tom Lintner, M.D., has served Marietta, Woodstock, and the North Metro Area since beginning his practice in 1990. His experience and expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery includes advanced techniques of minimally invasive procedures. He specializes in cosmetic surgical procedures of the face, breast and body, breast reconstruction following cancer, and body reconstruction following extreme weight loss.

After graduating with honors from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., Dr. Lintner received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. He continued his general surgery and plastic surgery residency programs at Emory, which is considered one of the premiere programs for plastic and reconstructive surgery in the country. He has written numerous articles and given presentations in both specialties of general and plastic surgery. He has also been published in national journals of medicine and surgery.

Dr. Lintner enjoys instructing both the public and his peers, and has lectured extensively. His current topic of interest is educating patients on protecting themselves from "fad" plastic surgery procedures. Dr. Lintner knows what measures work well and which do not. His personal philosophy on plastic surgery is to provide the utmost in patient education and treatment while offering procedures that actually work.

Dr. Lintner is an avid sailor, and the proud father of four wonderful boys. He resides with his wife and family in Marietta, GA where he is an active member on staff at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital. At Kennestone Hospital, Dr. Lintner sits on the ER Services Committee, and the Medical Staff Credentialing Committee. Also he served as Chief of Plastic Surgery in 2005.
Dr. Lintner is a Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of numerous medical organizations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the American society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. We are proud to have his experience, expertise, and oversight at Advanced Skin Care, LLC.

Kristi Hegwood

Board Certified Master Cosmetologist and Laser Technician

Kristi has over 25 years of experience working in clinical skincare. She is a Licensed Master Cosmetologist and has her Assistant Laser Practitioner License; moreover, she holds updated certifications on chemical peels, laser treatments, microdermabrasion, and microneedling.
Kristi is dedicated to educating clients on the latest noninvasive cosmetic procedures and is passionate about helping everyone improve the overall health of their skin. Her goal is to build lasting relationships with her clients and teach them how to achieve the results they desire.
As a member of the Society of Dermatology Skincare Specialists, she is eager to answer your questions and help with any of your skincare needs. When she is not with clients, you will find her at the lake with family and friends. Kristi is the mother of two, and she enjoys trivia and trying new local cuisines.

Lisa Jones

Licensed Massage Therapist



Lisa is a graduate of the American School of Massage and has been practicing in the Marietta area for over 25 years. She has been with Advanced Skin Care since 2004 and is passionate about the care and well being of every patient. Neuromuscular therapy, deep tissue, relaxation and sports massage are Lisa's specialties, and she is also trained in lymphatic drainage massage, rotator cuff work, and other post-operative areas of massage.

Lisa is married with two sons and resides in the West Cobb/Paulding area.

Sarah Wilder

Office Manager
As one of our first employees, Sarah is a charter member of the Advanced Skin Care team. You may not see her every time you visit our spa, but the evidence of Sarah's skill and commitment to the business are always present. Her expertise in back office operations has been a key element to our success. Sarah loves to spend time with her family and friends and traveling.

Shirley Wawruck

Front Office Coordinator

Shirley is the face and voice you will meet at the desk as Front Office Coordinator. She graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Health Science and obtained her certification in Exercise Physiology from the American College of Sports Medicine in 2016. She has been a client of the office for over ten years and has finally made her home here overseeing operations for the office. Shirley is very passionate about skin health, and she is continually amazed at how skin health goes hand in hand with exercise and health science. She is an avid animal lover, and is the proud mom of two fur babies, Layla and Koda.

Candice Leonard

Board Certified Aesthetician and Laser Technician



Candice has over 15 years of experience in Aesthetics and Laser skin care services. She graduated from the International School of Skin Care and is a licensed esthetician in the state of Georgia as well as an Assistant Laser Practitioner. She also has many advanced certifications in chemical peel techniques, skin resurfacing lasers, and microneedling treatments. She is dedicated to gaining valuable relationships with lasting results that both she and her clients can be proud of. She believes in the power of scientifically proven skincare treatments and techniques, and she is eager to share them with her clients to achieve the best results for each individual.

Candice is the mother to a 9 year old daughter. She loves to read, go to movies, have girls nights, and enjoys vacationing at the beach (SPF!) with friends and family.