About The Laser Skin Center

In business for more than 9 years, The Laser Skin Center in Northport, AL is the Tuscaloosa area’s leading provider of the latest technology in laser aesthetics and injectables. We strive to provide the highest quality of care and give you the best possible results to achieve your goals. 

Dr. Parker, who started The Laser Skin Center and continues to run it as its primary physician, is caring and compassionate about his patients’ overall health and wellbeing.

Dr. Parker is a Master Injector through Allergan!

Dr. Jeff Parker, MD

Dr. Jeff Parker is the founding physician of The Laser Skin Center and Northport Urgent Care. After completing his undergraduate education at The University of Mississippi in 1988, he attended medical school at The University of Mississippi School of Medicine where he obtained his M.D. degree in 1992. He then moved to Tuscaloosa where he completed residency training in Family Medicine at The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences.

Dr. Parker is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine. Dr. Parker opened Northport Urgent Care in 1999 and has practiced family medicine since that time.


Lauren B. James

Lauren B. James is the Clinical Coordinator at The Laser Skin Center. Lauren has been with the company since it opened in 2008, and she excels in customer service and client relations. Lauren’s goal is to help fulfill clients’ needs at The Laser Skin Center, whether they be finding the appropriate product or selecting a specific service.

Denita Elder

Denita Elder is the lead licensed esthetician at The Laser Skin Center. Denita is certified by the State of Alabama Board of Cosmetology. She specializes in multiple procedures, including dermaplane, microdermabrasion, and chemical peels. Denita also has advanced training in tattoo removal and the Aqua Clean facial. Call The Laser Skin Center to schedule your complimentary consultation and let Denita assist you with all of your skin care needs.

Shannon Walker Ingram

Shannon Walker Ingram is a Laser Technician at The Laser Skin Center. Shannon comes to the company with a combined 8 year experience in Plastic Surgery/Aesthetics. Shannon performs all laser hair removal and non-ablative laser procedures.