Education & Experience
Dr. Charisse is a gynecologist with over 20 years of experience and a special interest in integrative health. A graduate of the University of Southern California School of Medicine, she went on to complete training in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Illinois in Chicago in 1996.
She immediately joined one of the busiest obstetrics and gynecology practices in Chicago’s north suburbs, which she enjoyed for many years, eventually narrowing her scope to office gynecology, and later integrative women's health, wellness, and aesthetics.
Healthier & More Natural Treatment Options
Inspired by her patients' frequent requests for healthier and more natural treatment options, Dr. Quigley pursued intensive study of integrative and functional medicine. Impassioned with the goal of meeting her patients' requests, she founded Aesthetics and Wellness for Women, LLC, to provide personalized services for women seeking hormone and nutrient-based , as well as mind-body solutions to difficult and chronic conditions.
Passionate About Helping You
If you feel your symptoms have been overlooked, misunderstood or overmedicated; if your condition has not responded to conventional therapies; or if you are simply seeking to supplement or find healthy alternatives to prescription drugs and surgical options, Dr. Charisse is here to help. She will help you get to the root cause of your symptoms and will customize a treatment plan to your unique needs. Restoring hope and healing....naturally; this is her passion. Helping your achieve your best health - body, mind, and spirit; this is her goal.
Community Involvement and Continuing Education
Aside from clinical practice, Dr. Charisse is an active faculty member at the Chicago Medical School where she serves as instructor, advisor, and community mentor to beloved medical students. She remains engaged in continuing medical education, and is an active member of several professional and charitable organizations, including the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine - Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine Fellowship program.
In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and their four teenaged children, as well as group fitness classes, tennis and cycling. She is a social and professional networking enthusiast, and looks forward to eventually traveling the world and joining third-world medical missions to Africa, South America and the Caribbean.