About Us // Hair Removal, Skincare & Cosmetic Clinic

Originis Medical Aesthetic is a medically supervised skincare and cosmetic clinic operating in the Ottawa area. We offer a wide range of cosmetic procedures using the most up to date technologies. Our approach and expertise help provide a safe and comfortable experience. Our clinic will provide you with a variety of different treatments to suit your specific skincare needs, whether it be laser hair removal, acne treatment, skin rejuvenation, Botox® cosmetic, or body contouring.

Antoine Gagnon, MD, CCFP, Medical Director

Antoine Gagnon, MD, CCFP, Medical DirectorAntoine is a respected family physician in Embrun Ontario, completed his medical degree at the University of Ottawa in 2004 and his Family Medicine residency at the same institution in 2006.

Dr. Gagnon enjoys all aspects of medicine from complete primary care to operating room assisting. Dr. Gagnon is recently extensively involved with the medical undergraduate program at the university of Ottawa where he serves as co-director of clerkship as well as being an associate professor of the department of family medicine. Dr. Gagnon has undergone extensive training in the field of medical aesthetics early in his career given his natural attraction to this fascinating and rewarding scope of medical practice.

Dr. Gagnon has been an Ottawa native for the last 25 years and feels privileged to treat patients of his community.

Alain Michon, MD, CCFP-EM, Medical Director

Alain Michon, MD, CCFP-EM, Medical Director

Alain graduated from the University of Ottawa's Family Medicine/Emergency Medicine program in 2007.

Although his roots are in New Brunswick, Dr. Michon has resided in Ottawa since 2000, but he has never lost his maritimer's warmth.

Dr. Michon is a full time emergency physician staff at the Monfort Hospital in East Ottawa and is an undergrad rotation director with the University of Ottawa.

In the Emergency room, he always found his plastic surgery cases interesting and wanted to explore and gain expertise in non-invasive medical aesthetics. This is why he also trained in Medical Aesthetics while doing his sub specialty in Emergency Medicine.

As a proud co-founder of Originis Medical Aesthetic inc., it is with great pleasure that he will see and treat patients for various skin conditions.

Dominique Soucy, Medical Aesthetician, RCRT

Dominique Soucy, Medical Aesthetician, RCRTPassionate as a child in the beauty industry, Dominique took the opportunity in post secondary school to take Cosmetology where she quickly developed a deep passion in skin care. Graduating with the highest average in her class, Dominique knew that this was her calling and her way to help others. She then pursued her education at Modern Hairstyling and Esthetics school graduating in 2008 as a licensed Aesthetician. Dominique acquired experience working in a large European Day Spa in Sudbury for a year, as well as in her hometown of North Bay where she worked for a private company as an independent Aesthetician for two and a half years. With the growing industry of aesthetics and new technologies, Dominique's curiosity and eagerness challenged her to pursue a career in medical aesthetics. In 2011, Dominique joined Originis Medical Aesthetic and has worked hard to establish a loyal clientele base. Expect to be pampered and taken care of with Dominique.

Sarah Sinden-Lafleche, Medical Aesthetician, RCRT

Sarah Sinden-Lafleche, Medical Aesthetician, RCRTSarah has been with Originis Medical Aesthetic since it's opening in December of 2007. She started her journey in the skin care industry at Académie de Massage et d'Orthothérapie where she obtained her certificate as an Orthotherapy technician. Having dappled in massage, Sarah quickly came to realize she wanted to pursue a deeper knowledge in medical aesthetics. With her drive for experience, Sarah graduated with honours from the Masters of Aesthetics program from Ottawa Academy of Hair Styling and Aesthetics in 2007. Among advanced knowledge in a wide veriety of medical aesthetic treatments Sarah also consults and educates clients on how to effectively care for their skin. She is very passionate about the skincare industry and continuously researches the latest developments. You know you are in loving, capable and healing hands with Sarah.