“I have the most wonderful staff of bright, dedicated, caring individuals! It’s a joy to work with them and patients can tell that we love what we do. We’re a team and we’re here to make each patient experience the best it can be.” – Tamara Ehlert, MD

Our team:

Mary Belgari, RN, registered nurse, certified skin care specialist and patient coordinator, has worked with Dr. Ehlert since 2006. Originally from St. Louis, Mary’s training was conducted at the Jewish Hospital College of Nursing. Mary worked previously in critical care and step-down units.

Mary says, “Dr. Ehlert truly cares for her patients and really wants what’s best for them. She helps them to stay the unique and beautiful people that they are.”

“Our staff is the most professional, caring and fun group of people I’ve ever worked with. Our patients aren’t numbers, they have names and we care!”


Karen Graham, RN, registered nurse and certified skin care specialist, has worked with Dr. Ehlert since 2000. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Karen has a Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSRN) from the University of Cincinnati and has also worked in critical care nursing and outpatient surgery recovery.

Karen says, “Dr. Ehlert’s tremendous attention to detail and her compassion for her patients are what drew me to her. “

“We (the staff) work very well together. We care for our patients and each other. It is always my hope that everyone who leaves our office feels better for having come in.”


Sheila Norman, RN, registered nurse and certified skin care specialist, joined our team in 2013. Originally from Orlando, Florida, Sheila has a Bachelors of Science in nursing from the University of Central Florida and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of nursing. Sheila worked previously in ICU and Cardiac Care.

Sheila says, “Dr. Ehlert’s office offers our patients the most innovative and effective tools for healthy and beautiful skin in a warm and friendly environment. It is a pleasure to see the patients leave with a heightened confidence and an improvement in the health and appearance of their skin.”


Linda Mueller, patient coordinator, has worked with Dr. Ehlert since 2006. Originally from Livonia, Michigan, Linda retired as a Superintendent of Security for the St. Louis County Jail. Linda has a B.S. in Social Work from Michigan State and a Masters in Business from Webster University.

Linda says, “It’s a pleasure to work for someone I highly respect. Honesty, integrity and caring are words I use to describe Dr. Ehlert. She wants the best for her patients.”

“My co-workers are wonderful women who care deeply for our patients. I also enjoy getting to know our patients and learning about all of the many ways we can all delay the signs of aging.”


Peggi Szuba, support staff, joined Dr. Ehlert in 2013. Originally from Utica, NY, Peggi retired as a senior manager in Advertising and Design from AT&T. She received her B.A in Mathematics from Utica College of Syracuse University and has worked as a systems analyst and math teacher.

Peggi says, “I am amazed at how warm and personable the office atmosphere is and the compassion and genuine interest Dr. Ehlert shows to her patients. It is obvious how much she loves what she does and she truly cares about her patients.”


Jessica Hames, Practice Manager, joined Dr. Ehlert in 2008. Originally from St. Louis, Jessica previously worked in Management for a national brand retailer. Jessica received her degree in Marketing and Business Management from Northwood University, West Palm Beach, Fl.

Jessica says “I love that Dr. Ehlert treats every patient as an individual. Each care plan is carefully crafted with Dr. Ehlert to address the concerns of that particular patient.”

“Working in Dr. Ehlert’s office is wonderful because of the relationships we build with our patients.”