About Sculpt by Design Chicago

Sculpt by Design Chicago is a medical cosmetic office providing state-of-the-art face and body aesthetic solutions located in Chicago.

Our current menu of services include:

  • TruSculpt 3D
  • Advanced Facial Aesthetic Laser Procedures
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Treatments for women’s Vaginal Health

When you want to feel great in your skin, Sculpt by Design Chicago…

At Your Service…

Heather M. Prendergast MD, MS, MPH.

Dr. Prendergast is a board-certified emergency medicine physician with over 25 years of clinical experience in the academic institution where she currently serves as Associate Head for the Department of Emergency Medicine. She is a tenured Professor and an active clinical researcher. She has co-authored 3 textbooks and has over 30 peer-reviewed publications.  She is a past President of the Illinois College of Emergency Physicians (ICEP) and former chair for the Emergency Medicine section the National Medical Association (NMA). As a native Chicagoan, Dr. Prendergast is an avid health, wellness, and fitness advocate having completed marathons, triathlons, and organized team obstacles races and long distance runs.

Joe K. Prendergast

Mr. Prendergast is a small business owner with several successful businesses and a thriving insurance company franchise for over 10 years. Through exceptional attention to detail, Joe has competently catered to the needs of very diverse audiences and entities. He has been the recipient of several awards and recognition for outstanding customer service, innovation, and business success.  He also shares a passion for health and fitness and enjoys weightlifting, cross training, and cycling.


Trevonne M. Thompson, MD

Dr. Trevonne M. Thompson is a board-certified emergency physician and medical toxicologist at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He attended college at the Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans. After graduating summa cum laude with a degree in Biology, he attended medical school at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago. He served his medical internship at Evanston Hospital and his emergency medicine residency at Cook County Hospital (now Stroger Hospital of Cook County). After serving as Chief Resident in Emergency Medicine, he completed a Medical Toxicology fellowship at the Toxikon Consortium in Chicago. Dr. Thompson is an associate professor of Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Thompson  lives an active life to balance time between family, work, and long-distance running.


Nicole Gordon-Hay

Nicole completed her aesthetics education at the Internationally recognized Pivot Point Esthetic Academy in Chicago, IL.

Her passion for skin care led her to further her studies at the International School of Skin and Nails where she graduated from The 1000 hour Esthetic Instructor program.

Nicole has worked at the Aveda Spa Strawberry hill in the picturesque Blue Mountains of Jamaica. It was there that she gained an appreciation for Ayurvedic herbs and medicine. This led Nicole to eventually become a certified yoga instructor. She has also worked at Atlanta Institute for facial aesthetic surgery, one of the largest and most prestigious med spas in the Southeast United States, where she perfected using products like Obagi…

Her passion for health and beauty motivates her to combine services that balance wholistic and modern solutions that benefit the skin.


Azarah Mock-Watts

Licensed Aesthetician.

Has been in the beauty industry for over 30 years. Starting out as a manager for Chicago’s top natural hair care salon in the early 80s. She has developed a love for the industry and decided to pursue a career in Aesthetics. Azarah obtained her Aesthetics license in 2006 from Dudley’s Beauty institute, where she learned and develop a deeper passion for the beauty industry. After obtaining her license she continued to train under the tutelage of BettyO one of Chicago’s premier spa owners, and the first black owned spa in Chicago. Her approach is one that encompasses all of the technical knowledge with a relaxing and soothing touch. Because of her dedication and love for the beauty industry she has gained the credibility and loyalty of all her clients. A true master of all services offered. Azarah has recently completed course work to become an Aesthetics instructor to share her knowledge and passion for skincare industry.


Ariana Franco

Licensed Aesthetician.

Ariana has over 5 years of experience in the field. Ariana (or Ari for short) is a graduate from the National Laser Institute (Dallas, TX). Following her graduation, she attended the Tricoci University of Beauty Culture in Bridgeview, IL where she studied professional skincare techniques, makeup, body wraps, chemical peels, lash applications, microdermabrasion, microcurrent, facial massage, & waxing. She completed an internship at the Laser & Skin Clinic in Chicago, IL. She is certified in both Esthetics & Lasers. Ariana has worked for some of the top Aesthetic industry players who have been featured in Forbes Magazine, Good Morning America, & Chicago Style Wedding publications. Ari believes in combining the power of nature, science, & technology to achieve great results. She brings her passion for beauty and well-being with her to her work.

She has a genuine love for helping those who seek cosmetic procedures to better their lives/self-esteem & to bring positivity through what they deem as beautiful to get through their days. She has been a walking proof & now a new, proud member of the Sculpt by Design team.