our team

Susanna Phillips, Nurse Practitioner

Susanna Phillips, Nurse Practitioner

Susanna Phillips, FNP-C, DNP, is a Family Nurse Practitioner who has her doctorate in nursing. As a member of the medical skin care team at Jersey Shore Aesthetics and Wellness, her goal is to improve the well-being of men and women of the South Jersey.

Susanna started her career as a registered nurse after graduating from Florida Southwestern College. She worked as a cardiac nurse for several years before returning to grad school. Upon obtaining her Family Nurse Practitioner degree she continued her education by completing her Doctorate in Nursing Practice. She worked several years as a Nurse Practitioner in Southwest Florida in family practice and cardiology before relocating to New Jersey. She is certified in Botox and filler injections from Merz Aesthetics.

Susanna understands how important it is for men and women of all ages to feel good about the way they look. She believes in a personalized, natural approach to aesthetic treatments. She is passionate about helping her patients look as great on the outside as they feel on the inside!

Jessica Alvarado L.M.T

Jessica- Massage Therapist_

Jessica has been a licensed Massage Therapist for 15 yrs. and absolutely loves what she does, ask anyone of her clients and they will be sure to tell you that Jessica’s massage is not your average one. Her passion, expertise, and attention to detail overflows in her work earning her many awards, recognition and publications making her top in her field and highly sought out by many. Since Graduating from National Massage Therapy Institute in 2006, Jessica has dedicated her career on promoting health, wellness and providing the highest quality experience for her clients by continuing her education, working under a number of therapeutic practices as well as some of the most prestigious spas at the Shore and excited to work at Jersey Shore Aesthetics and Wellness. Jessica feels blessed to have chosen a career in which she loves, excels, and truly enjoys. She has a burning desire to help her clients become free of pain and back in motion, she is trained in a multitude of modalities including but not limited to, Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports. Thai Stretching, Hot Stone, Myofascial Release, Pre-Natal, Lymphatic, Geriatric, Reiki, and Reflexology.

Daphne Jaar

Daphne- Licensed Esthetician_

Daphne is dedicated to her line of work as a NJ board certified licensed aesthetician. She spent 7 years as a medical assistant, tending to the well-being of others.

It was during this time that she discovered her true passion in skincare. Her journey has led her to the ever changing world of aesthetics, where she found her calling helping others heal their skin.

Big believer in transformative power of self-care and its positive effects of overall health & well-being, her mission is to not only enhance your natural beauty but also uplift your spirits with the magic of good vibes and positive energy.

Daphne is well rounded in the spa industry but excels in hydrafacials and chemical peels, both designed to pamper your skin to reveal refreshed & radiant skin.

When not at the spa she loves spending time with family or looking for adventure at different food venues.

Dr. Brian

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Medical Asst. Receptionist

Katrina- Medical Assistant- Receptionist_

Dr. Brian Sokalsky

Medical Director / Owner

Dr. Brian


Registered Nurse

Melissa RN