Great personalities, I look forward to seeing you guys again! Thank you!
— Claire M

Our Team

Our team of laser technicians are highly skilled, registered and certified in the state of Vermont. Each technician goes through a rigorous training process to ensure that they provide our patients with the highest standard of quality, safety, and care. Our technicians have worked with Astanza Duality Lasers on a number of different procedures, and are specifically trained to treat onychomycosis.

Medical Director:

Dr. Maria G. Carracino, M.D. , P.C



  • Doctor of Medicine   University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
  • Bachelor of Science   Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


  • Residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Fletcher Allen Hospital
  • Aesthetic Advancements: Aesthetic Applications in use of Neurotoxins and Dermal Fillers, Boston Massachusetts
  • Certified Provider of Laser Services


Cleveland Rickards, MPH, P.A.


Master of Public Health, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL. 2002
Bachelor of Science-- Physician Assistant Studies, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL. 2002
Bachelor of Arts--Biology, Franklin Pierce College, Rindge, NH. 1995


Professional Societies

American Academy of Physician Assistants, 2000 - present
Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants, 2003 - present
Physician Assistant Association of Vermont, 2003 - present


Calvin L. Gilbert, RN


  • Masters in Nursing, UVM
  • BLS Certification, American Heart Association
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Smith College


  • Mental Health Worker, Abigail Rockwell Children's Center
  • Registered Nurse, Vermont State Board of Nursing
  • UVM Medical Center


Oliver R. Barkley, P.A.


Franklin Pierce College - Physician Assistant

Virginia Commonwealth University - Special Education


Member Board

Nat'l Commission On Cert of Physician Assistants 


 Physician Assistant


Barbara Swan, MSN, FNP-C


Master's degree- nursing, University of Rochester - 1984


Marathon Health- Chief Medical Information Officer

Marathon Health -Chief Nursing Officer

Marathon Health - Chief Clinical Officer

UVM -Adjunct Professor at the Department of Nursing