About Us

Swisher Skin and Laser Center is a modern medical skin care facility that focuses on bringing out the best, natural you. Our team works with multiple modalities to individualize a treatment plan to achieve healthy, youthful skin. With Botox, fillers, Hydrafacials, laser treatments, skin peels, medical-grade products, and more, we will customize a regimen based on your skincare needs. Come see what all the excitement is about and find YOUR beautiful.

Dr. Swisher
"By blending science and artistry, I hope to bring out a healthy, youthful, and natural look for my patients so that they can look and feel their best…."
— Dr. Swisher

Dr. Jenette T. Swisher

Dr. Jenette T. Swisher is a board-certified Internal Medicine doctor that has been practicing in the area since 1997. When she opened Swisher Internal Medicine in 2007, she found an opportunity to pursue a new passion for medicine – nonsurgical aesthetic procedures. She utilizes proven treatments such as Botox, facial fillers, IPL/lasers, along with medical-grade products to achieve and maintain people’s natural, youthful appearance. Her desire to help patients feel beautiful, inside and out, has led to her success and the opening of Swisher Skin and Laser Center in 2020. Dr. Swisher is excited to work with each patient, to individually customize an approach to achieve their aesthetic goals.

Elena Willging, Licensed Esthetician, Skincare Specialist, RN

Elena has nearly 20 years’ experience in the medical aesthetic field and has practiced in Dermatology, Plastic Surgery offices, and Medical Spas. Elena joined Dr. Swisher’s practice in November 2017 and offers a wealth of experience, compassion, and genuine love and excitement for the aesthetic industry. Elena understands the importance of and how to provide the best experience for her patients, whether it be Botox injectable, Dermal fillers or a nice relaxing anti-aging facial, and customizes treatments to match their individual needs. She is truly passionate about her career and all things aesthetic.

Jessica Stevenson, MS, PA-C, Physician Assistant

Jessica Stevenson, MS, PA-C is a board-certified physician assistant. She has been practicing since 2016 after completing her Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Elon University.

Prior to working in aesthetics, she also worked in hospital medicine and primary care specialties. Jessica has a passion for aesthetics and can’t wait to help you feel more confident in your skin by helping to enhance your natural beauty.

Jessica is a Hickory native and loves living and working in the place where she grew up. She enjoys a good cup of coffee, spin class, and traveling the world.

Emma Gregory, LE, Licensed Aesthetician and Laser Technician

Emma Gregory, LE is a Licensed Aesthetician and Laser Technician. She studied esthetics at the Milan Institute of El Paso, Texas in 2017. She worked and lived in Texas for 3 years then moved with her husband on military orders to Hawaii in 2019.

Emma is a North Carolina native, before moving back home she received a scholarship and went to complete a laser course at the National Laser Institute of Dallas, Texas in June 2021

She has a passion for skin and stays on top of all the latest trends, with various trainings, courses and research in skincare. Emma is happy to be back in the hickory area and looks forward to making her clients look and feel their best after every appointment.

Adair Bowman, Operations Manager

Adair Bowman joined the Swisher team in July of 2020, as Operations Manager for both Swisher Skin and Waxmd. She obtained a Master of Science degree from East Carolina University after acquiring a Bachelor of Arts from Meredith College. She started her career in mental health and was instrumental in developing school-based programs across three school districts in South Carolina.

Adair spent several years working at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia, managing a national public education campaign. Before moving back to Hickory, Adair committed to working for Catawba County Schools until she and her husband, Nathan, decided to have children, Lillian and David.

Upon re-entering the workforce in 2015, she held the position of Director of Refractive Services at Graystone Eye. Driven by a mission to help others achieve their fullest potential, she believes in feeling good and looking good, for good! Adair is thrilled to combine her love for both inner and outer beauty at Swisher Skin and Laser Center.