Dr. Shannon Maltais, NMD
Medical Director and Owner
Dr. Shannon Maltais is dedicated to the ongoing commitment ofachieving optimal health and beauty by focusing on the whole body. Her philosophy supports the use of internal anti-aging factors such as nutrition, IV therapy, homeopathy, and detoxification as well as external factors which support the correction and prevention of the aging process. She believes it is never too early or too late to begin the journey of prevention and correction via natural, safe and effective means.
Dr. Maltais began her professional journey as a graduate of Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Microbiology, chemistry and pre-medical studies. She then proceeded to receive her Medical Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon. She completed a General Practice Residency at the Southwest Naturopathic Medical Center in Tempe, Arizona. During her post graduate training, Dr. Maltais received additional focused training in minor surgery and general dermatology. She also served as a clinical instructor in minor surgery and IV therapy. Dr. Maltais has expertise in many modalities including injectable therapies, nutrition, minor surgery, IV therapy, homeopathy and botanical medicine, as well as conventional medicine.
Dr. Maltais has served as acting Medical Director for three, valley Dermacare Laser and Skin Care Clinics, practicing primarily cosmetic dermatology. She joined the medical practice of Dermacare at Arrowhead, as partnered Medical Director. Dr. Maltais eventually acquired the practice, independently, and renamed it, Physician Skin Solutions at Arrowhead. She draws from her years of practice in aesthetic medicine to offer individualized, knowledge based protocols for all your skin care needs.
Dr. Maltais is a Founding Board Member for the Naturopathic Physicians Board of Aesthetic Medicine (NPBAM). As well as a member of the following medical associations: American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Maltais is a clinical trainer for Southwest Laser Institute, NPBAM and is considered to be an advanced injector in Botox and dermal fillers, holding Diamond status with Allergan Pharmaceuticals.
Personally, Dr. Maltais enjoys spending time with her friends and family, including her parents, her twin brother and her 2 adorable nephews. She and her husband, Matt, are avid runners and hikers alongside their beloved dogs – Katie and Koda! Her passion for animals and the community that she grew up in is evident in the numerous community events that she and PSS supports throughout the year.