About Four Corners Aesthetics & Women’s Health
Patty Purcell, Managing Partner & Laser Tech
Patty Purcell is the managing partner of Four Corners Aesthetics & Women’s Health. She is a laser technician, licensed aesthetician, certified in Microdermabrasion, Photo Dynamic therapy and chemical peels. She is supervised by OBGYN Physician, Dr. Christopher Roach, who is also certified in Medical cosmetic procedures.
Patty considers her clients satisfaction the first priority. Her sincere and professional nature allow her to perform some of the most aggressive laser treatments available, gaining the practice an impressive clientele in the four corners region.
She has experience with multiple aesthetic lasers, currently taking advantage of Cutera’s, Titan, Limelight, Coolglide, Genesis and Prowave 770, as well as Syneron Candela’s, Picoway, Resolve and Elos laser.
Patty and her partners invest in ongoing education and new technology for themselves and the staff to keep the practice on the cutting edge.
Patty enjoys hiking, reading, cooking and spending time with her three children.
Christopher J. Roach, MD, F.A.C.O.G.
Dr. Roach received his undergraduate degree from Centenary College of Louisiana in Shreveport. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine and went on to rotating internship training at Letterman General Hospital in San Francisco. This was followed by residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Fitzsimons General Hospital in Denver. He then spent one year at the U.S. Army Hospital in Heidelberg, Germany followed by 2 ½ years at the U.S. Army Hospital in Berlin, Germany. After military service, Dr. Roach practiced in Plano, Texas, a northern Dallas suburb, for 20 years. He and his family moved to the Durango area in 1996 in order to enjoy the natural beauty and wonderful lifestyle available in this area.
Dr. Roach is a board-certified diplomate of the American Board College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is licensed in both Colorado and Texas and is a member of both the Colorado and Texas Medical Societies as well as the American Medical Association and the American Fertility Society. He served as President of the LaPlata Medical Society. During his career, he has delivered over 4,000 babies and performed over 6,000 surgical procedures. He is fully qualified and credentialed in all areas of Obstetrics and Gynecology, including advanced endoscopic surgery and minimally invasive techniques. He has been re-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the last 7 consecutive years even though certification is required only every 5 years.
Dr. Roach has served as Chief, OB/GYN at Columbia-HCA Medical Center, Plano, Texas; has chaired the Obstetrics Section of Mercy Medical Center, Durango; and, has served as host of the Durango Community Access Television show “LaPlata Healthtalk”.
Wendy Stapleton, PA-C
Wendy Stapleton received her Bachelor of Science in medical science – physician assistant degree from Alderson – Broaddus College in Philippi, W.V. in 1994. After working in Atlanta & Dallas, she moved to Durango in 1998 where she has worked in general orthopedics & sports medicine.
Wendy is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is a long standing member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Wendy will be providing women’s health services and medical aesthetics including, Botox and dermal fillers.
Sherry Nighteagle, Registered Nurse / Injectables
Sherry Nighteagle has been practicing as a Registered Nurse in the Four Corner’s area for the last 14 years. The majority of her work week is spent as an emergency room nurse at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Durango.
Sherry specializes in the injectables. She is certified in injecting botox as well as Radiesse’, Restylane, Juvederm; Voluma and Valour, Hyleronic acid fillers.
Sherry definitely has an eye for aesthetics. Her clients enjoy her passion and enthusiasm for these specialized procedures. A relaxing and personal consultation is a part of what you’ll experience with Sherry.
Lorraine Roche, RN, Aesthetician / Laser Tech
Lorraine Roche acquired her aesthetician license in 2006 and worked in the day spa industry for a year before moving into the medical spa environment. She joined Four Corners Aesthetics & Women’s Health in 2007, where she got certified as a laser technician. She has a passion for treating people with problematic skin and takes pride in helping people achieve a healthier complexion.
Lorraine graduated in May 2015 with an associates nursing degree and is now expanding her skills with injectables. She specializes in all laser treatments including tattoo removal, microdermabrasion, facials, chemical peels and Dermaplaning. She is originally from Dublin, Ireland, but has made Colorado her home as she has a love for the outdoors.
Vicki Henke, Permanent Cosmetic Tech and Electrologist
Vicki Henke was raised in Huntington Beach California where she was certified in Permanent Cosmetics and Licensed in Electro. Vicki has worked with Dr. Winder, Plastic Surgery, Dr. Naffziger, Plastic Surgery, Dr. Williams, Plastic Surgery, Dr. Adams, Plastic Surgery, Dr. Baca, Four Corners Laser and Aesthetics and Dr Christopher Roach, Four Corners Laser and Aesthetics.
By partnering with these Physicians Vicki has been able to help with corrective and reconstructive cosmetics for breast, ariolas, scars, as well as permanent cosmetics. Vicki keeps up with the latest trends, products, and techniques, and has recently added a very popular service: Microblading. Four Corners Aesthetics & Women’s Health is happy to have her on our team when she’s not in Farmington.