The Team | Women's Laser Center of St. Louis

The Team

The Team

Dr. Dionysios Veronikis

A world-renowned gynecologic surgeon sought out by many for his unique set of vaginal surgical skills and years of knowledge and experience in his area of sub-specialty, Dr. Veronikis is very busy treating more than 600 surgical patients a year during his time in the OR. After attending medical school in his home country of Greece, Dr. Veronikis relocated to the United States for his internship, residency and fellowship, with the latter being completed at the prestigious Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Veronikis brings the same level of passion and perfection he has for his surgical patients to his Laser Center patients, who can expect his same commitment to results and patient satisfaction.

Fellowship

Vaginal Surgery & Urogynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Residency

Obstetrics & Gynecology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA

Internship

General Surgery, Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ

Medical School

University of Patras Medical School, Patras, Greece

Additional Recognitions

Chief of Gynecology – Mercy Hospital – St. Louis, MO
Director of Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery & Urogynecology – Mercy Hospital – St. Louis

Dr. Sara Wood

An undergraduate of the University of Iowa and graduate of the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Dr. Wood joined Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis as an obstetrics and gynecology resident and completed her Fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis with Dr. Veronikis. She also received her Master’s degree in Health Professions Education at the University of Illinois. Dr. Wood is a popular doctor among our patients, having received the Patients’ Choice Award (2014-2015), Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014), and also St. Louis Business Journal’s 40 under 40 (2016). Mentored by Dr. Veronikis as a resident and fellow, Dr. Wood shares his passion and commitment to patient care.

Fellowship

Vaginal Surgery & Urogynecology, Mercy Hospital St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

Residency

Obstetrics & Gynecology, St. John’s Medical Center St. Louis, MO

Internship

Obstetrics & Gynecology, St. John’s Medical Center St. Louis, MO

Medical Shool

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Additional Recognitions

Obstetrics/Gynecology Residency Program Director – Mercy Hospital – St. Louis

Susie Lynch, LE

A certified pharmacy technician and medical assistant, Susie Lynch brings over 10 years of experience in the cosmetic laser treatment field to the Women’s Laser Center of St. Louis. Susie began her career following graduation from the Carnegie Institute College of Troy, working within EKG and ER departments at several hospitals, before spending a short period of time living in Europe. Upon her return to the United States, Susie worked as a Certified Medical Assistant at the Baker Medical Arts in Bradenton, Fl. After nearly four years in Florida, she decided to return to St. Louis, and in 2007 opened Mermaid Island Face & Body Spa. Between 2009 and 2017, Susie further continued her career and gained valuable experience as a Medical Esthetician, Clinical Trainer, and Independent Skin Care Consultant. Susie joined the Women’s Laser Center of St. Louis in January 2017, and works alongside Dr. Veronikis and Dr. Wood to provide patients with a wide array of skincare and skin rejuvenation procedures. She is extremely passionate about creating an environment for women to achieve their goals, and works to ensure each patient receives a customized treatment plan for their individual needs.

Education

Medical Assistant Certification: Carnegie Institute College of Troy, MI. 1983-1984

Certifications

Pharmacy Technician Certification: State of Missouri. 1999 Missouri State Esthetician License: Skin Institute. 2007-Present Advanced Esthetic Training Course: Dermalogica Corporate Headquarters, Ca. 2007 Microneedling Masters Training Course: Dr. Setterfield

Experience

Internal Medicine Cardiology Neurology OB/GYN Dermatology ER Technician Lead Pharmacy Tech Phlebotomy Team Leader Owner of Day Spa Clinical Trainer for Cynosure Laser Company