Kristy Murrow, Physician Assistant
Kristy Murrow, P.A.-C is the managing partner for Mariposa Aesthetics & Laser Center and oversees the daily operations in addition to providing patient services.
Not only is she a licensed physician’s assistant, Kristy is also certified in cosmetic enhancements such as Botox, dermal fillers and a variety of laser treatments. She has additional training in skin care, sclerotherapy, PRP and body contouring treatments.
Since joining Mariposa in 2009 the company has achieved Black Diamond Level Status with Allergan and is a Black Elite provider with MERZ. Mariposa Aesthetics & Laser Center has been named in Oklahoma City’s Metro 50 awards since 2011; this award recognizes the top 50 fastest growing companies in Oklahoma City. Mariposa Aesthetics & Laser Center has also been recognized nationally on the Inc. 500/5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America the past 2 years. Kristy was the only injector in Oklahoma City selected for Allergan’s Next Dimension program for the launch of Juvederm Voluma.
She stays current in the most cutting-edge, safe and successful treatments. She is a frequent speaker at professional meetings and her expertise has been featured in numerous local news broadcasts, print and online media including okc BIZ, Journal Record, Aesthetic TV and Oklahoma Health and Wellness Show.
Kristy received her Bachelor of Science in Education from Southern Nazarene University in 1988 and her Master of Health Sciences as a Physician’s Assistant from the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center in 1999. She is also board certified by the NCCPA. She is a member of the Oklahoma Association of Physician’s Assistants, American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery and American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine. Outside of work, Kristy enjoys relaxing with Jeff, her husband of 27 years and her two children, Corbin, 20 and Marissa, 13.
Kelle Christianson, PA-C has been practicing medicine since 2001 and discovered her niche in aesthetic medicine in 2005 when she received her initial Botox/Dermal Filler training.
At the time, she was working to establish aesthetic offerings within her current Family Practice office in Colorado. In addition to Family Medicine, Kelle has experience in Urgent Care and Radiation Oncology as well. After returning to Oklahoma, we soon recruited her to join the Mariposa Aesthetics & Laser Center team.
As a certified Physician Assistant, she has received advanced training in Botox, dermal fillers, and laser treatments. She is also trained in sclerotherapy, Ultherapy, body contouring and skin care. At Mariposa, Kelle serves as our Clinical Supervisor, ensuring that all services provided are done in the safest, most effective manner and that all ancillary staff providing services have completed all the necessary didactic and clinical training.
When Kelle is not busy at work creating beauty, she is busy with the many activities kids and a husband of 13 years brings. She, and her husband Travis, have 2 kids – Emma, who is 12 years old, and Owen, who is eight.
J. Arden Blough, M.D.
J. Arden Blough, M.D. is the Medical Director for Mariposa Aesthetics & Laser Center , ensuring clients receive advanced skin care solutions. Dr. Blough is a 1994 graduate of The University of Oklahoma Health Science Center.
He is an experienced family doctor and emergency room physician. Dr. Blough practiced family medicine in Ponca City, OK and worked as an ER physician at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Logan County Medical Center and Stroud Hospital Emergency room. Dr. Blough is board certified in family medicine and affiliated with the American Medical Association, Oklahoma State Medical Association, Oklahoma County Medical Association and American Board of Family Practice. He also specializes in evaluation, rehabilitation and disability ratings of on-the-job injuries for the State of Oklahoma Worker’s Compensation system, Federal Workman’s Compensation system and The Broadway Clinic.