About the Heritage Team


Our goal is providing exceptional care at every level

From the moment you walk through our door to when you leave, feeling just a little more fabulous, our primary goal is to make you feel welcome, well cared for, and comfortable. The Heritage staff is devoted to providing you with safe, stellar care in a luxurious environment—and we are able to do this by hand-picking our experienced, professional, and friendly team.

Meet George C. Isaacs, MD: Medical Director


A native of Birmingham, AL, George C. Isaacs, M.D. attended Furman University in Greenville, SC and graduated with a B.S. in Physics. He returned to Birmingham to attend graduate school in Mechanical Engineering. While attending graduate school, he began work at Brookwood Medical Center and decided to pursue a career in medicine.

Dr. Isaacs went on to attend the University of Alabama School of Medicine, and upon graduation, pursued a General Surgical Residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem. After completing his Surgical Residency, he moved to Wilson, NC and entered private practice with Wilson Surgical Associates. In addition to General Surgery, Dr. Isaacs performs Radio Frequency Ablation treatment for varicose veins and has also undergone further advanced training in Aesthetics and professional skin services. He is serving as the Medical Director for Heritage Med Spa.

Meet Beth Norton, MS, PA-C: Owner & Physician Assistant

Beth Norton, MS, PA-C Beth Norton is from Lancaster County, PA and completed her Bachelor of Arts Degree at McDaniel College in Westminster, MD. She then attended Illinois State University on a full Graduate Assistantship, completing her Master of Science Degree in Sports Medicine, and went on to finish her Physician Assistant Degree, graduating Cum Laude from King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, PA.

After graduation from Physician Assistant School, Beth and her husband moved to Greenville, SC, where she was employed by the Saint Francis Hospital Emergency Department’s. Seven years and three children later, they moved to Wake Forest, NC, to be closer to family and friends. Over the past 8 years, Beth has continued to work in various Emergency Departments as an Independent Contractor. Her background in Emergency Medicine led to her inspiration of opening Heritage Urgent and Primary Care, wanting to develop a community based practice focusing on excellent medical care and access to service. In addition, Beth has undergone further Aesthetic and Injectable training, and has opened Heritage Med Spa with Dr. George Isaacs, providing a broad menu of Facial Medical Aesthetics and Vein Treatments.

Meet our professional skincare staff

Our team of skin experts are dedicated to providing you with beautiful, natural-looking results safely. We aim to provide comprehensive and specialized care in a luxurious, comfortable environment.

Helping you glow with confidence is our number one priority—and our team of skin experts are dedicated to providing you with beautiful, natural-looking results safely. We aim to provide comprehensive and specialized care in a luxurious, comfortable environment.

Our providers take a patient-centered approach to care, meaning you don’t have to feel overwhelmed by choosing from a large menu of services. With years of experience and training in all of the latest products and techniques, our skin care professionals will help design a skin care plan fully customized to your unique needs that provides you with optimal results. Together, we will determine exactly what is needed to address your concerns and leaves you loving the skin you’re in.

Collette Balbero, LME, LC: Head Aesthetician

Collette Balbero, LME, LCCollette has spent over 30 years dedicated to her passion for skincare. Twenty of those years she worked as Head of Aesthetics for The Museum Spa and Laser Center. She began her career as a Clinique Counter Manager while finishing her Associate’s Degree in Arts from Broward Community College. Collette then went on to receive her Cosmetologist License in 1981 and was trained extensively in skin care by Joel Gerson, author of Guide to Esthetic Skin Care. She pioneered Medical Esthetics as one of the first Medical Aestheticians in the state of North Carolina. She also served as a National Certified Examiner for Esthetics and as a State Board Examiner. Collette holds numerous certifications including advanced medical skin care, advanced skin analysis, manual lymphatic drainage, advanced microdermabrasion, Master’s certification in microneedling and IPL / AFT laser photofacial. She is a member of the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists, Aesthetics International Association, N.C. Aestheticians Association. She has also contributed to publishing articles written in Skin Deep and New You magazines. Collette is happily married for 32 years with two children and a grandson.

Skin care is not just my job it is my passion. It is so gratifying to be able to make a difference in people’s lives by improving their self confidence through skin health!Collette Balbero

  Kyle Barr – RN, Nurse Injector

Kyle has been a nurse for 11 years with an extensive background in emergency medicine, as well as urgent and primary care. Three years ago, she expanded her training and expertise to include aesthetic nursing. Kyle has had in depth training to become certified in cosmetic injectables, lasers and skin care treatments. Her attention to detail and precise placement of injectable products, contributes to her clients achieving the best results possible. Starting each treatment with an open discussion of goals and expectations, Kyle seeks to give her clients a comfortable experience from beginning to end. Kyle strives to give her clients a natural and youthful appearance because she recognizes that for many people, looking better means feeling better!

Stephanie Opper – Aesthetician

Stephanie has always been passionate about health and wellness.  She is intrigued by the many non-invasive treatments that can be performed, in order to keep one’s skin healthy and balanced.

Stephanie earned her B.S. in Business Management at George Mason University.  After 16 years working in the corporate world, Stephanie decided to pursue her passion in the aesthetics industry.  She obtained her Master Aesthetics license at Dermal Science International in Reston, Virginia.  She is trained and experienced in a diverse menu of aesthetic services, from anti-aging facials to advanced exfoliation treatments.  Stephanie believes it is important to educate her clients about their skin while helping them find the right treatments and products specific to their needs. Stephanie aims to bring out one’s natural beauty, so makeup is an option not a necessity.

Stephanie and her family recently relocated to North Carolina from Northern Virginia.  Outside of the Medspa she enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children, and traveling.  Relaxation with a hint of adventure is their ideal vacation.

Lea Penna – Administrative Assistant

Lea has a BA from UNC-CH and prior to starting a family she worked in the field of property management. After raising her two children, she was in search of a new challenge and welcomed the opportunity to join our team. She loves being able to combine her organizational and interpersonal skills together for the benefit of our clients.

Interested in learning more? We would love to help you!

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