Meet Our Team

Experience Matters. We Get Results.

LUX~A Medical Spa, the premier medical spa in Bluffton, is passionate about assisting individuals to refine themselves and feel more healthy and confident. It is our endeavor to provide quality procedures, products, and exceptional patient services.

Our medical spa staff is highly trained in the art of aesthetics and continues to maintain the highest levels of accreditation by pursuing ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff, state-of-the-art equipment, and anti-aging procedures is why LUX has been voted “Best Medical Spa” year after year since opening our doors in 2014.

Carmen A. Traywick, MD, FAAD

Dr. Traywick is a graduate of Emory University Medical School in Atlanta, Georgia, and has completed her Internship and Dermatology Residency at Emory University School of Medicine. She is a board certified Dermatologist who specializes in medical Dermatology, but has a unique talent and passion for non-surgical cosmetic procedures.

Her goal is to provide an improved, but still very natural look, for each of her patients.  Dr. Traywick achieves this result by working with each patient to customize an appropriate treatment plan.  She utilizes proven treatments and products like Botox®, facial fillers, and other non-invasive techniques.  She also helps her patients look younger by recommending medical grade skin care products.   With her vast knowledge of Dermatology and skin lesions, she helps her patients choose the appropriate cosmetic treatments for unsightly skin lesions, including laser treatments, chemical peels and topical treatments.  Her goal is to use her skills and artistic talent to make her patients look their best in the most comfortable way possible.  Dr. Traywick trained at Emory University in Atlanta with some of the pioneers in the field of cosmetic Dermatology.  She teaches students Dermatology at two medical schools in South Carolina.

For the seventh year in a row, Dr. Traywick has been awarded “Best Dermatologist” by Bluffton Today readers: 2011- 2017.  In 2015 & 2016, Dr. Traywick has been voted, “Favorite Dermatologist” by Hilton Head Monthly readers.

When Dr. Traywick is not fulfilling her professional passion, she is at home with her three daughters and husband, Bernie.

Frederick G. Weniger, MD, MBA, FACS

Dr. Weniger is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon who has over 15 years of experience in his field.   He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Notre Dame with an undergraduate degree in biochemistry.  Dr. Weniger then graduated Summa Cum Laude from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he also completed his 6 year plastic surgery residency.  He received his MBA, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Pittsburgh as well.

Dr. Weniger has published several articles in international peer-reviewed journals, and has spoken at many meetings nationally and internationally.  He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Bluffton Today readers awarded Dr. Weniger the honor of, “Best Plastic Surgeon” for the past eight years: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017.

When Dr. Weniger is not serving the community with their cosmetic needs, you can often find him outside on the boat with his with beautiful wife, Jennifer, or coaching one of his three children’s sports teams.

Susan T. Coker, PA-C

Susan Coker, PA-C is a 1991 graduate of the Emory University Physician Assistant Program.

Susan believes patient satisfaction starts with truly understanding the patient’s needs.  This understanding stems from her 20+ years of experience, knowledge, skills and resources to create the desired outcome.  Prior to coming into the field of medical skin care, she brings a strong medical background in primary care and women’s health.   In 2011, Susan started working under Frederick G. Weniger, MD of Weniger Plastic Surgery, and has had advanced training in dermatology, Botox, Dysport, Juvederm, Restylane, Perlane, Belotero, Radiesse, Sculptra, CoolSculpting, Sciton laser and photo rejuvenation, as well as venous sclerotherapy and ablation, by the leaders in the field.  Susan has also started lending her experience and knowledge at seminars around the Southeast where she has been the key note speaker for many conferences.  Susan is most proud of three awards she earned while working at LUX:  2015, Merz Select Diamond Member, 2015 & 2016 Aspire Prefered Champion, and 2016 Top 500 with Allergan.

Susan lives on Hilton Head Island where she enjoys all outdoor activities, as well as yoga, reading and art.

Susan Coker, PA-C is fluent in Spanish as well as a Board Certified NCCPA and a Member of AAPA.

Karen A. Bouchard, PA-C, Cosmetic Rejuvenation Specialist

Karen Bouchard, PA-C is a graduate of the South University Physician Assistant Program located in Savannah, GA. She arrives at LUX~A Medical Spa with over 9 years experience working as a Physician Assistant. This includes 8 years of extensive surgical training within a multi-specialty surgical practice {General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, and Surgical Oncology.} In addition to her extensive medical background, Karen also has training in the arts field and Graphic Design. Karen has received advanced, one-on-one training with both Board Certified providers Frederick G. Weniger, MD of Weniger Plastic Surgery, and Carmen A. Traywick, MD of May River Dermatology. She also has completed the Laser Safety Course with the esteemed John Hoopman, CMLSO, and has trained in CO2 laser rejuvenation with Alma Lasers.

Karen’s specialties include treating common signs of facial aging with Botox, dermal fillers, and laser resurfacing. In addition, she specializes in body-based treatments such as CoolSculpting, Sclerotherapy, and Vaginal Rejuvenation. As a experienced provider, Karen appreciates the value of first listening to the patient’s concerns fully and in-depth prior to building and implementing any customized plan. With a love for aesthetics and creativity, she truly enjoys being able to apply her natural creative and analytical abilities to assist patients in achieving their aesthetic goals.