8850 Stanford Blvd
Columbia, MD 212045
Meet Our Team
Maria Mainolfi-Palarata, MD
Dr. Mainolfi received her MD from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and her MPH from University of South Florida. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Preventive Medicine. She is a member of American College of Preventive Medicine. She did an intern year in general Surgery at University of South Florida and has spent over 16 years studying medicine, internal medicine, preventative medicine, aesthetic medicine procedures, and integrative medicine. She continues to advance her training through various courses provided by some of the most reputable companies in the field.
In 2019 she began training with Dr. George Gavrila of ProMD Health and she joined the ProMD group in 2019 with the opening of the Columbia office. She too is a Maryland native and has many connections to Dr. George including training at the University of Maryland. She was intrigued by his clinic model and superior aesthetic techniques. She along with Meg and Jen decided to train under his wing closely and to bring his methodology to a dedicated Columbia center.
Today she proudly dawns the hat of a preventative cosmetic doctor and has certificates in Botox and fillers. She also has certificate of training in Hormone Replacement Optimization.
Meghan Landymore, PA-C
Meg is a Physician Assistant, board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is a Baltimore-area transplant, originally from Connecticut, who moved after completing her Master’s as a Physician Assistant from Seton Hall University. Meg has over 9 years of experience in the fields of Neurosurgery, Emergency Medicine, Occupational Medicine and Army medicine as a member of the Army National Guard. Meg is also an ultramarathon runner/ coach and certified yoga teacher who has a passion for helping others look and feel their best. Meg brings her wealth of experience to clinical aesthetics where she focuses on helping people look and feel their best. Meg underwent training under Dr. Gavrila and Dr. Mainolfi-Palarata and is certified in Botox, dermal fillers and hormone optimization therapy.
Jennifer Aponte, PA-C
Jennifer is a Maryland native and lived in Columbia for 9 years before moving to Catonsville. She received her Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from The University of Maryland College Park and completed her Master’s as a Physician Assistant from St. Francis University. Jen worked as a physician assistant at Prince George’s Hospital in obstetrics and gynecology before working for Concentra as an urgent care and occupational medicine physician assistant. She has always had an interest in cosmetic dermatology. She completed a rotation in dermatology and completed training under Dr. Gavrilla and Dr. Mainolfi-Palarata. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Maryland Academy of Physician Assistants. Jen enjoys helping patients feel and look their best and provides caring and skilled treatment while taking the time to understand each patient’s individual concerns and treatment goals.
Serving the Bethesda, Tysons, Alexandria, Rockville, Bowie, and Arlington areas!