What began as an concept tossed across the dinner desk has became a profitable and thriving small enterprise for Dr. Matthew Ward MD CCFP (Certification within the School of Household Physicians, BC) and his spouse Melissa. Collectively this native couple now run 4 Botox clinics on Vancouver Island and the Decrease Mainland with their sights set on further places in Burnaby and Richmond within the close to future.
Dr. Ward is a very long time Islander, having grown up in Victoria earlier than attending Queen’s College as a household drugs resident. Upon returning to the Island in 2016, Dr. Ward opened up a household apply and his profession within the medical discipline has solely grown since then. From co-owner and medical director of Eagle Creek Medical Clinic in Victoria, a full-scope household apply with 1,500 sufferers to his position as Medical Assistant Professor with the Division of Household Follow at UBC, Dr. Ward has a protracted historical past of placing affected person care and medical excellence firstly.
“Nanaimo Botox® as a part of British Columbia Botox® Clinics, is a small, domestically run enterprise that focuses on medical aesthetics whereas placing affected person security and knowledgeable consent above all else,” Dr. Ward says.
The thought for BC Botox® Clinics got here from Dr. Ward’s spouse and enterprise associate, Melissa, who together with managing the clinics can also be a Registered Nurse. In 2018, the 2 opened their first location in Victoria, an area deliberately designed not as a medical spa however focusing solely on Cosmetic Botox® and Juvéderm® fillers.
The Nanaimo Botox® Clinic opened its doorways within the fall of 2021 and now serves greater than 800 sufferers. New sufferers are welcome, and appointments could be simply booked online – typcally quarter-hour for beauty Botox and half-hour for Juvéderm fillers. Dr. Ward is joined primarily by one other B.C., native Dr. Jordan Wright MD CCFP, on the Nanaimo location.
Dr. Wright and spouse Rebecca dwell domestically in North Nanaimo the place they have a good time their love of the outside with their younger daughter, Elana, and the household canine, typically spending their free time mountaineering and exploring the wild West Coast. Dr. Wright has taken a particular curiosity in beauty drugs, having fun with the procedural, inventive and ever-evolving nature that comes with it.
Dr. Wright grew up in Vancouver and alongside together with his curiosity in beauty drugs, he enjoys health and athletics, particularly soccer, basketball and tennis.
This tight-knit workforce of medical professionals places patient-informed consent and security above every little thing else at Nanaimo Botox®, offering a small, household run enterprise strategy to offering Beauty Botox® and Juvéderm® Filler procedures domestically in B.C. communities.