Our Team

You’ll find that our compassionate, and caring specialists will provide guidance and assistance every step of the way.

Dr. Richard Ambrozic, MD

Dr. Ambrozic earned his MD from the University of Alberta. He completed a residency in health prevention and family medicine at the University of British Columbia and has completed a fellowship from the University of South Florida. Dr. Ambrozic is a member of the American Association of Stem Cell Physicians, the American College of Sports Medicine, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, American Medical Association, Medical Association of Georgia, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. He is a member of the Harvard Medical School Postgraduate Association. He is an expert in Stem Cells, Lasers, and Anti-Aging. 

Dr. Ambrozic is the owner and founder of Southern Stem Cell Institute (SSCI), with locations in Buckhead, Atlanta and Valdosta, GA.  The mission statement of SSCI is “Committed to Research and using State of the Art Stem Cell and Regenerative Therapies in an Ethical and Safe Manner.” He takes care of many professional athletes, celebrities and patients interested in stem cell therapy and anti-aging medicine. Dr. Ambrozic believes in treating his patients like family. He truly cares about you and your well-being! He has travelled the world to bring the latest and best procedures to Georgia and the Southeast.  Dr. Ambrozic believes that stem cells are the future of medicine and that they offer patients the opportunity to regain health from a powerful, natural solution with minimal to no side effects.

Dr. Richard Ambrozic, MD

Dr. Ambrozic earned his MD from the University of Alberta. He completed a residency in health prevention and family medicine at the University of British Columbia and has completed a fellowship from the University of South Florida. Dr. Ambrozic is a member of the American Association of Stem Cell Physicians, the American College of Sports Medicine, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, American Medical Association, Medical Association of Georgia, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.

He is a member of the Harvard Medical School Postgraduate Association. He is an expert in Stem Cells, Lasers, and Anti-Aging. Dr. Ambrozic is the owner and founder of Southern Stem Cell Institute (SSCI), with locations in Buckhead, Atlanta and Valdosta, GA.  The mission statement of SSCI is “Committed to Research and using State of the Art Stem Cell and Regenerative Therapies in an Ethical and Safe Manner.” He takes care of many professional athletes, celebrities and patients interested in stem cell therapy and anti-aging medicine. Dr. Ambrozic believes in treating his patients like family. He truly cares about you and your well-being! He has travelled the world to bring the latest and best procedures to Georgia and the Southeast.  Dr. Ambrozic believes that stem cells are the future of medicine and that they offer patients the opportunity to regain health from a powerful, natural solution with minimal to no side effects.

Alaina Blevins, PA-C

An advocate of lifelong learning, Alaina is a current member of multiple societies including the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and Georgia Dermatology Physician Assistants. Alaina and Dr. Ambrozic chose each other as a team based on their passion for stem cell therapy, the field of anti-aging and regenerative medicine and similar philosophies to practice extraordinary, compassionate and thorough medical care. Together, they place importance on the patient-provider relationship and working together as a team to accomplish a desired goal. They value hard work and determination to provide the utmost quality of care and to treat each patient as if they were a loved one. Alaina is originally from Greensboro, NC. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from North Carolina State University where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Human Biology and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, one of the Nation’s most prestigious academic honor societies. Alaina then received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. She is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed to practice medicine in the state of Georgia. Alaina has extensive experience in a variety of clinical areas, including Anti-aging and Regenerative medicine, Dermatology and Surgery. She treats patients of all ages and enjoys all aspects of general and cosmetic healthcare.

Alaina Blevins, PA-C

Alaina is originally from Greensboro, NC. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from North Carolina State University where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Human Biology and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, one of the Nation’s most prestigious academic honor societies. Alaina then received her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. She is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed to practice medicine in the state of Georgia. Alaina has extensive experience in a variety of clinical areas, including Anti-aging and Regenerative medicine, Dermatology and Surgery. She treats patients of all ages and enjoys all aspects of general and cosmetic healthcare.

An advocate of lifelong learning, Alaina is a current member of multiple societies including the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and Georgia Dermatology Physician Assistants.

Alaina and Dr. Ambrozic chose each other as a team based on their passion for stem cell therapy, the field of anti-aging and regenerative medicine and similar philosophies to practice extraordinary, compassionate and thorough medical care. Together, they place importance on the patient-provider relationship and working together as a team to accomplish a desired goal. They value hard work and determination to provide the utmost quality of care and to treat each patient as if they were a loved one.

 

Leanna Williams, NP-C

Leanna Williams NP-C was born and raised in Moultrie, Ga and a 2004 graduate of Colquitt County High school. She attended Valdosta State University and Georgia Southern university for undergraduate courses. She obtained her Associates Degree in Nursing from Southwest Georgia Technical College in December, 2010. She expanded on her Associates degree and obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing with Magna cum Laude recognition from South University in 2013. In 2015, she obtained her Masters of Science in Nursing with a concentration of Family Nurse Practitioner and graduated with high honors. Leanna is certified in aesthetic injectables as well as sclerotherapy. She is a distinguished member of Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society and involved with our local chapter of Nurse Practitioners. 

She has worked in multiple areas of nursing including long term care, rehabilitation, home health, hospice and providing telephonic triage and utilization review for large companies. 

She has two daughters ages 7 and 4 and enjoys spending her time off traveling with them. She takes pride in providing top notch and quality care for her patients. She genuinely cares about each and every one of her patients and goes above and beyond to make them feel comfortable and confident with the health care they receive.

Leanna Williams, NP-C

Leanna Williams NP-C was born and raised in Moultrie, Ga and a 2004 graduate of Colquitt County High school. She attended Valdosta State University and Georgia Southern university for undergraduate courses. She obtained her Associates Degree in Nursing from Southwest Georgia Technical College in December, 2010. She expanded on her Associates degree and obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing with Magna cum Laude recognition from South University in 2013. 

In 2015, she obtained her Masters of Science in Nursing with a concentration of Family Nurse Practitioner and graduated with high honors. Leanna is certified in aesthetic injectables as well as sclerotherapy. She is a distinguished member of Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society and involved with our local chapter of Nurse Practitioners. 

She has worked in multiple areas of nursing including long term care, rehabilitation, home health, hospice and providing telephonic triage and utilization review for large companies. 

She has two daughters ages 7 and 4 and enjoys spending her time off traveling with them. She takes pride in providing top notch and quality care for her patients. She genuinely cares about each and every one of her patients and goes above and beyond to make them feel comfortable and confident with the health care they receive.

Kimberly Sheats,
LPN

Kimberly Sheats, LPN was born  in Montgomery Alabama and raised in Marietta, Georgia. She has over twenty years of experience in the medical field, and she has been a nurse for ten years. Kim has worked at Tift Regional Medical Center in South Georgia, GI Care for Kids, and Wellstar Urgent Care.

At Southern Vein & Laser Center, Kim specializes in IV therapy and vitamin injections. She also assists our providers as they perform stem cell therapy treatments as part of Southern Stem Cell Institute, a subsidiary of the Southern Medical Group. Kim says that the most rewarding part of being a nurse is seeing the results of the treatments she’s provided for patients. Kim enjoys spending time with her husband, Dan, and their two dogs, Mars and Amelia. She likes going to concerts, traveling, and cheering on the Falcons, Bama, and the Braves.

Kimberly Sheats,
LPN

Kimberly Sheats, LPN was born  in Montgomery Alabama and raised in Marietta, Georgia. She has over twenty years of experience in the medical field, and she has been a nurse for ten years. Kim has worked at Tift Regional Medical Center in South Georgia, GI Care for Kids, and Wellstar Urgent Care. 

At Southern Vein & Laser Center, Kim specializes in IV therapy and vitamin injections. She also assists our providers as they perform stem cell therapy treatments as part of Southern Stem Cell Institute, a subsidiary of the Southern Medical Group. Kim says that the most rewarding part of being a nurse is seeing the results of the treatments she’s provided for patients. Kim enjoys spending time with her husband, Dan, and their two dogs, Mars and Amelia. She likes going to concerts, traveling, and cheering on the Falcons, Bama, and the Braves.

Adara Lowery,
Patient Care Coordinator

Adara Lowery joined the joined the team at Southern Vein & Laser Center and Southern Stem Cell Institute after moving to Atlanta from Virginia. Over the course of 8 years, Adara has built a successful career in customer service, specializing in holistic and alternative healthcare. Adara is a leader with strong record of exceeding goals and expectations, and special expertise in alternative health care. Her favorite part about her job at Southern Vein and Laser Center and Southern Stem Cell Institute is having the opportunity to see our stem cell patients progress after treatment. Adara is known to speak with a smile and always prepared to answer any questions that come her way.  Her enthusiasm, energy, and attention to detail allows her to always understand each patient’s’ individual needs. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, dog, and cat.

Adara Lowery,
Patient Care Coordinator

Adara Lowery joined the joined the team at Southern Vein & Laser Center and Southern Stem Cell Institute after moving to Atlanta from Virginia. Over the course of 8 years, Adara has built a successful career in customer service, specializing in holistic and alternative healthcare. Adara is a leader with strong record of exceeding goals and expectations, and special expertise in alternative health care. Her favorite part about her job at Southern Vein and Laser Center and Southern Stem Cell Institute is having the opportunity to see our stem cell patients progress after treatment. Adara is known to speak with a smile and always prepared to answer any questions that come her way.  Her enthusiasm, energy, and attention to detail allows her to always understand each patient’s’ individual needs. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, dog, and cat.

Bianca Martinez,
Patient Care Coordinator

Bianca Martinez was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. With a real passion for business and customer relations, Bianca is an integral member of our team.  She sought out a job at Southern Vein & Laser Center and Southern Stem Cell Institute because she is passionate about helping others, and our patients report that they appreciate how she always goes above and beyond to to accommodate their needs. Bianca is dedicated to customer service and prides herself in treating every patient with care and attention. Fluent in English and Spanish, Bianca possesses strong communication skills, a calm and pleasant demeanor, and an natural ability to be attentive, compassionate, and thorough. She says that her favorite part of her job is the opportunity to meet new patients and build relationships with them. In her free time, Bianca enjoys shopping and spending time with her friends.

Bianca Martinez,
Patient Care Coordinator

Bianca Martinez was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. With a real passion for business and customer relations, Bianca is an integral member of our team.  She sought out a job at Southern Vein & Laser Center and Southern Stem Cell Institute because she is passionate about helping others, and our patients report that they appreciate how she always goes above and beyond to to accommodate their needs. Bianca is dedicated to customer service and prides herself in treating every patient with care and attention. Fluent in English and Spanish, Bianca possesses strong communication skills, a calm and pleasant demeanor, and an natural ability to be attentive, compassionate, and thorough. She says that her favorite part of her job is the opportunity to meet new patients and build relationships with them. In her free time, Bianca enjoys shopping and spending time with her friends.

A Better Way Forward Starts Here.

When you contact us for a free consultation with SSCI, we will: 

  • Set aside dedicated time with one of our world-class, professionally trained stem cell specialists so that you can ask any questions. 
  • Give you a very in-depth overview on how stem cell therapy works.
  • Examine your past medical history and conduct a thorough case review to determine if you may be a candidate for stem cell therapy.

Again, our consultations are completely free/at no cost to you. And we have the availability for either in person or over the phone consultations.