Heidi has over 25 years of health care experience ranging from Medical ICU, Cardiothoracic ICU, transplants, vascular and cosmetic surgeries. She has extensive knowledge in surgical procedures, pre and post-care of patients.

She brings to Southpoint Plastic Surgery nursing experience, knowledge, and compassion whether it's in the clinic or the operating room. Heidi has a keen eye for facial fillers, botox, and sclerotherapy and is passionate about nursing and all it offers.


She is continually obtaining certifications and embracing educational opportunities to contribute to our top-notch practice and looks forward to working with you!

Heidi Kivel
Clinical Nursing Director
Rowland Gregory
Licensed Aesthetician & Esthetics Instructor
Certified CoolSculpting Technician

Rowland says, “CoolSculpting and aesthetics are my passions. It gives me a wonderful feeling inside to help others with their body contouring, skincare needs, and concerns. I couldn’t have found a more rewarding career.” and "A little lipstick always makes you feel better." He draws upon over 25 years in the beauty industry, beginning his career as a Fragrance Model then moving into being a Make Up Artist. After learning about cosmetic ingredients and their effect on the skin, he decided to combine his passions for makeup artistry and skincare – becoming a licensed aesthetician in 2010. He has pursued extensive post-graduate education, earning an advanced certification in medical aesthetics treatments.


As of June 2016 he has add licensed Esthetics Instructor to his post-graduate education. With 6 years of experience under physicians, he has extensive experience in medical skin care treatments. They include CoolSculpting, VI Peel, Glytone by Enerpeel MA peel system, Fraxel DUAL 1550/1927, ILP photofacial and laser hair removal, micro peels, microdermabrasion, ultrasound, electrical stimulation and LED light therapy. Rowland has received certificates from Ultherapy, ZELTIQ CoolSculpting, Integrated Laser Solutions Medical Microneedling and Dermaplane Pro.

Rowland is dedicated to improving patients' overall appearance from head to toe, and thrives on making people feel more confident. His extensive knowledge of medical procedures and skincare will ensure you get the best treatment available in our industry. Rowland’s specialty is to craft a regimen that addresses individual needs and to assure his male and female patients leave with visible results.


Graduated in July 2015 from ZELTIQ CoolSculpting University Located in Reston, VA. Graduated in 2010 from Wake Technology Community College Located in Raleigh, NC. Graduated in 1995 from Savannah College of Art & Design Located in Savannah, GA.

Courtney has been a part of the Southpoint Plastic Surgery team for 3 years now. She recently graduated with a Masters in Physiology from NC State after receiving her Bachelor’s degree in psychology from UNC-Chapel Hill. She is passionate about patient care and wants everyone who comes to the practice to feel like part of our family. When she’s not at the office, you can find her at the gym or planning her wedding!

Courtney Nelson
Medical Assistant

Duncan Hughes MD. PA.

DBA Southpoint Plastic Surgery