Meet Our Team

Mary Ellen Lopez FNP-BC

Mary Ellen Lopez FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Mary Ellen Lopez is a board certified family nurse practitioner and has been in practice as a nurse practitioner for over 20 years. She has been doing aesthetics for over 15 years and has advanced training in the use of dermal fillers such as Juvederm, Restylane and Revanesse products and neurotoxins such as Botox and Dysport.

She also has extensive experience treating patients of all ages with a functional medicine approach and uses many holistic options for achieving whole health. Her expertise includes treatment with bio-identical hormone replacement therapy for women and men, vitamin supplementation and so much more.

Mary Ellen has additional training in nutrition, fitness and personal training and holds certifications for these specialties. She and her husband owned Together Strong which was a fitness studio and they taught fitness classes at their studio and in the community. She was a Master Trainer for large companies such as Beachbody and certified individuals to become instructors in New Mexico and Texas in various fitness formats. She brings this expertise and decades of experience into her care and counseling for clients.

Mary Ellen was a recipient of the New Mexico Nursing Excellence award in Advanced Practice Nursing in 2005.

She's married to her high school sweetheart Richard and they have 3 children and 4 grandchildren. She was born and raised in Santa Fe and has a huge heart for taking care of her community!

505-699-9466

Tuesday 9a-4p
Thursday 9a-4p
Friday 9a-4p
Please text if you need an earlier or later appointment. Thank you

Ariana Lopez-Rutherford

Ariana Lopez-Rutherford

Assistant

Ariana is our front desk receptionist and our medical assistant. She's currently studying exercise science and will finish with a Bachelor's degree in Sports and Health Sciences. She's married, a dog and a cat mom and she's also Mary Ellen's daughter. She's an Army veteran and we're thankful for her service.

Mckayla Abeyta

Mckayla Abeyta

Assistant

McKayla is our front desk receptionist, medical assistant and nurse apprentice. She will be completing her nursing degree and begin her career at Mariposa Health and Beauty Spa as an aesthetics injector/nurse in early 2023. She's married and expecting her first baby in May 2022.