Kay FordLicensed aesthetician

  • Instructor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine


  • Otolaryngology (ENT)

Special focus on

  • Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Kay studied facial technology in Portland, Oregon, graduating in 1980. Her advanced training started at the American Institute of Esthetics, Huntington Beach, CA. Over the last 36 years, Kay has continued her advanced training with internationally recognized skincare lines and pharmaceutical products. Currently, she works under the direction of Drs. Tom Wang, Michael Kim and Myriam Loyo in the division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Oregon Health & Science University.

Areas of expertise:

Kay's services include skin analysis, customized skin care, signature facials and chemical peels from PCA SKIN®, ZO Medical, and the DiamondTome Peel™. Chemical peels use a solution that incorporates naturally occurring acids with strengthening and brightening ingredients to exfoliate surface dead skin cells. Peels are effective in reducing surface wrinkles, sun damage and clearing acne/blemished skin. PCA Advanced Skin Care Systems®, Jane Iredale and ZO Medical products are available for purchase through Kay's practice.

As a native to Oregon, Kay loves everything about our area, even the rain. She loves spending time with her family, going to Broadway musicals, concerts, movies, and dining.


  • Certifications:

    • Oregon Board of Cosmetology, 1981


  • English