Our Spa Staff

Elite Oasis Medical Spa Team

At Oasis Medi-Spa in Poughkeepsie, New York, our world-class team specializes in state-of-the art skin care, facial rejuvenation, laser hair removal, and relaxing and revitalizing massage treatments.

Our mission is to deliver a trusted, relaxing environment for you to look and feel your very best. We offer a variety of spa treatments and procedures including massage, facials, chemical peels, CoolSculpting®, wrinkle fillers, body treatments, skin tightening, waxing and more. There are so many exciting options, a complementary consultation with one of our award-winning Aestheticians will help develop a personalized treatment plan that is just right for you.

Marisa Verdi

Spa Manager
Medical Aesthetician

Marisa Verdi is an experienced and highly skilled Spa Manager, Senior Medical Aesthetician and Dr. Bassiri-Tehrani’s Surgical Coordinator. Marisa was born and raised in the Hudson Valley. She went to Marlboro High School and is an Orange County Community College Dean’s List graduate with A.A.S. degree in Advertising & Graphic Design. Marisa graduated from the Esthetics program at Capri Cosmetology & Esthetic Schools in 2012. She then attended the Aesthetics Science Institute, in Latham, New York, graduating with Laser and IPL Certification. Marisa is certified in advanced chemical peels by PCA Skin, certified in dermaplaning by SkinCeuticals® Skincare and certified in both Thermage® Skin Tightening and CoolSculpting®.

You may recognize her from her time as Retail Manager & Makeup Artist for MAC Cosmetics, in Poughkeepsie, New York. Coming from a big Italian family, Marisa enjoys weekly Sunday dinners spent with family. Her favorite place to vacation is the Caribbean, where two of her three dogs are adopted from. Marisa cannot live without her daily dose of SkinCeuticals® serums.

Elise Fernandez

Medical Aesthetician

Passionate about custom skincare plans to fulfill her client’s needs, Elise uses her extensive knowledge of cosmeceutical skin care to help those with acne, rosacea and hyperpigmentation. Elise was born in upstate New York, graduated from Coxsackie-Athens High School and received her B.A. at Siena College. Elise is highly skilled in a wide variety of state-of-the-art IPL and laser treatments. Elise is certified in dermaplaning by SkinCeuticals Skincare and certified in CoolSculpting®.

Elise loves camping, skiing, hiking, brunching, spending time with her dog, playing guitar, organizing, yoga, cooking/baking new vegan recipes! She loves to dance-if there is good music. Her favorite spa treatment is the Micro Peel Plus (which helps Clients with acne) and Laser Hair Removal. Her favorite skin care product is Phlorentin CF. It delivers antioxidants which help your skin fight against free radicals but it also can help lighten discoloration. We haven’t found anything like it.

Amanda Maxwell

Medical Aesthetician

Amanda is a highly skilled and licensed New York Medical Aesthetician. Amanda specializes in customizing facials and at-home regimens to treat each individual client’s needs. Amanda graduated from the Esthetics program at Capri Cosmetology & Esthetic Schools in 2015. In 2016, she went on to become certified in a wide variety of laser and IPL treatments. She is also certified in dermaplaning by SkinCeuticals Skincare and certified in CoolSculpting®.

Analise Enright

Medical Aesthetician

Analise Enright is a highly skilled and licensed New York Medical Aesthetician. Analise was born in the Bronx and grew up in Beacon, New York. She graduated from Our Lady of Lourdes High school and went on to attend Dutchess Community College. Analise graduated from the Esthetics program at Capri Cosmetology & Esthetic Schools in 2012. She is certified in dermaplaning by SkinCeuticals Skincare and certified in both Thermage® Skin Tightening and CoolSculpting®. Analise espouses the value of lifelong skin care. She has expertise in treating aging skin, rosacea, acne and its scarring, as well as body treatments.

Analise is married with two children and three dogs. She loves to travel and go camping. Her bucket list vacation is to go to Bora Bora. Chemical peels are her favorite spa treatment. Her favorite go-to product is HA Intensifier.

Kristie Schomaker

Licensed Massage Therapist

Kristie completed her education of massage therapy in May of 2014 at Columbia-Greene Community College. Kristie is passionate about helping her clients overcome discomfort, both physically and emotionally. Her goal is to open up your mind, body and soul through the process of massage. She also helps to reduce stress and soreness for a better well-being for her clients. Let Kristie help your body achieve optimal health with becoming relaxed and tension free. Kristie specializes in deep tissue, Swedish, aromatherapy, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, pregnancy massage, hot stone and the poultice massage.

Outside of work Kristie loves to fish, ride her ATV, baking, going out to eat with friends, reading love story novels and family gatherings. She also has two cats Copper and Brutus who she loves like their her own kids and is engaged to be married in October 2018 to her fiancé.

To schedule a consultation please contact our Concierge Patient Coordinators at (845) 454-8025 or email us at info@NYfaceMD.com We proudly serve New York, the Hudson Valley, Westchester County and the tri-state area. For VIP and out-of-town patients, please contact us.


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