Our Practitioners


Dr. Grayson Woods

Grayson Woods, M.D, a native Nashvillian, is a women’s healthcare expert board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Woods founded Woods Aesthetics in 2005 to meet a growing demand for women who want healthier skin. Her specialized training gives Dr. Woods unique understanding of how hormonal changes affect skin and innovative ways to combat skin care challenges.  Dr. Woods graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business from the University of Colorado. She earned her medical degree from ETSU’s Quillen College of Medicine. During her training at Vanderbilt in Obstetrics and Gynecology, she served as the Chief Resident and received the Hillman Award for teaching. She serves on the affiliate medical staff of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is affiliated with St. Thomas Midtown & Baptist Ambulatory Surgical Center.


Sara Bennett, Licensed Medical Aesthetician

A native Nashvillian, Sara brings her youthful energy and eye for detail to the Woods team. A graduate of the Aveda Institute, Sara is certified in dermaplaning, HydraFacial, microneedling, customized facials, Clear + Brilliant laser resurfacing and the Rejuvenation Trio.


Valerie Derrick, Medical Aesthetician

Valerie, a native Nashvillian, has been practicing aesthetics to more than 20 years. She obtained her aesthetician license from Tennessee Technology Center and has continued her education going to numerous advanced training courses all over the US. She believes that investing in our skin and health is an investment that lasts a lifetime. Valerie is well known for her customized facials and is also skilled in chemicals peels, dermaplaning, microneedling, Hydrafacial, Thermage FLX and rejuvenation lasers.


Jemma Hurst, R.N., BSN, Aesthetic Nurse Injector

Jemma, a native of the Nashville area, has been practicing in the area of women’s health and aesthetics for more than 18 years. She obtained a Bachelors degree in nursing from Belmont University and completed graduate nursing studies at Vanderbilt. She practiced at Vanderbilt University Medical Center for over 10 years in the high risk labor and delivery unit. While there Jemma served as unit charge nurse and participated in multiple research studies. Driven by a desire to help women feel and look their best, she decided to expand her practice to aesthetics. She has the most current and advanced training in injectables (Botox, Juvederm, Restylane, Dysport), as well as advanced laser training for hair removal, spider veins, blemishes, and facial rejuvenation.


Rondee Jones, Aesthetic Clinician

Rondee Jones brings extraordinary skill and her friendly spirit to Woods Aesthetics with over 20 years in the medical field. She has worked with Dr Woods for more than 15 years. Rondee has combined her experience as a licensed cosmetologist with her advanced training in laser hair removal and rejuvenation lasers to provide a spa like experience for our patients while receiving medical grade results. Rondee is also skilled in Thermage FLX and Hydrafacial.

Kara Tucker, ANP, Aesthetic Nurse Injector

Kara is a board certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner & Aesthetic Nurse Injector. A native Nashvillian, Kara graduated from Harpeth Hall and completed her bachelor’s degree in nursing at the University of Virginia. She received her Advanced Practice degree from Vanderbilt University. Kara has worked in labor and delivery, dermatology, and has most recently practiced OB/GYN care in Hendersonville, TN. Kara has been treating women of all ages since 2013.

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