Kristen Thornley, ARNP, MSN, FNP
Kristen Thornley completed her training as a Family Nurse Practitioner, receiving her Masters of Science in Nursing at the University of Central Florida in 2001. She graduated top of her class with Sigma Theta Tau nursing Honors.
She is one of Allergan’s top injectors in the country, earning the prestigious black diamond injector status after having performed over 10,000 BOTOX® Cosmetic treatments. She is a highly skilled facial rejuvenation injector with a perfectionist’s eye. She also has a passion for helping her patients create the naturally youthful appearance that so many of us long for as we age, through the use of injectable fillers and neurotoxins. She is certified in the specialized training of Bio-identical Hormone Pellet Therapy and has received extensive hands-on training in the most cutting-edge methods of employing neuromodulators and dermal fillers to achieve superb cosmetic results. She also uses advanced methods of microcannula placement for optimal patient results with minimal downtime, and she specializes in the placement of JUVÉDERM® XC, JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™, Restylane®, Restylane® Lyft, Sculptra™, and Radiesse®.
One of the most rapidly developing fields, Kristen has a depth of laser experience that has been honed by over nine years of experience working with numerous types of lasers alongside Dr. Hunt. Some of the 18 different lasers that she specializes in include IPL Photo Rejuvenation, eMatrix™ Sublative, Harmony® Pixel, Pixel RF, Fraxel ResurFX® and Fractional CO2. Combining the highest quality skincare products with the latest technology in lasers, she works closely with patients to provide each individual with a multidisciplinary plan of care to achieve optimal results for their concerns, including sun damage, wrinkles, acne, scars, and rosacea. She is also recently trained in anti-aging medicine with Bio-Identical Hormones through BioTE.
She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery, and the Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
During your consultation, she will spend as much time as needed to create a look that best fits you. With her steady hands, gentle touch, and friendly, welcoming demeanor, she endeavors to ensure your comfort and improve your self-esteem and confidence. She is compassionate towards her patients and highly knowledgeable about the dynamic and ever-changing field of aesthetic medicine.
“I love helping people radiate their inner beauty by simply accentuating their features and correcting their cosmetic concerns. It gives me such satisfaction to hear how much of a positive impact it can make on a person’s self-confidence, and I truly enjoy being able to provide that.” Kristen Thornley, A.R.N.P., M.S.N.
Kristen is a true professional that I can really admire. Her and the staff make you feel cared for and is extremely efficient on my needs. Would never go to anyone else!! Thank you!
~ Kristine D.*
Kristen is fierce her ability to transform is stellar.
~ Scott A.*
I am thrilled with everything I have done here at the Vein and Cosmetic Center of Tampa. I especially love the way Kristin puts you at ease throughout each procedure.
Kristen & sincere professionalism go hand in hand! I’m SO happy with my results! Great to know they are still #1 in Tampa Bay for all your vein & cosmetic needs!
~ Karen S.*
Kristen and her assistants are always professional while being personable. They always make me feel relaxed and educate me on new products and procedures available. Kristen is the BEST at suggestions that may correct problem areas that may have developed in your aging process. Her track record with me is awesome! She is the reason I return to the Vein & Cosmetic Center repeatedly.
~ Carol T.*