MD, FACOG, Medical Director; Functional Medicine
A board certified OB/GYN, Dr. Gaumer has been practicing since 1995. She had a busy OB/GYN practice with Lawrence Memorial Hospital for 16 years. She is currently an OB/GYN Hospitalist in Kansas City metro area.
Dr. Gaumer earned her undergraduate degree in Cellular Biology at KU and went on to attend medical school at the University of Kansas Medical center. Dr. Gaumer performed her residency at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Dr. Gaumer is a proud Kansan and a passionate Jayhawk Alumni.
As an OB/GYN, Dr. Gaumer has prescribed Hormone Replacement Therapy regimens for her female patients for many years with only marginal results. After significant research and training she now specializes in Bio-identical Hormone Replacement Therapy. Dr. Gaumer has been able to meet the complex hormone needs of her female patients utilizing bio-identical hormone recipes that provide symptom relief and safely advance overall patient health. Dr. Gaumer also provides bio -dentical testosterone treatment for her male patients. She is passionate about creating great health for her patients. She views a healthy blood chemistry as the starting point.
Dr. Gaumer lives in Kansas City with her husband Doug and their two children Alexa and Austin. She loves the idea of making her patients Feel Better, Function Better and Look Better!
Director of Patient Education
Tony earned his Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Kansas. He has had an entrepreneurial spirit from the beginning and has participated in several business start ups over the course of his career.
Tony is mission minded and is driven by the idea of being an agent of positive transformation in whatever he does. He loves his work at Regain as he gets to invest himself in a truly transformative atmosphere. He especially enjoys his role as Strategy Officer wherein he helps the Medical Team to identify, research and implement and communicate the most effective treatments and therapies. The patients we serve at Regain have experienced the life transforming treatments so the bar for new services and treatments must meet that fundamental objective. Tony loves to implement those treatments and see the impact on the patients health and life. He truly enjoys visiting with the patients around the treatment offerings. Just ask him and you will experience that first hand!!
In his free time Tony loves to be outside doing really anything. He especially enjoys spending time with his family in whatever they may be doing…
DO, MBA, Othopedic Surgeon, Medical Director; Regenerative Medicine
Dr. Kevin Witte is a Board-Certified orthopedic surgeon.
Those who know Dr Witte don’t just talk about his skill as a surgeon or his knowledge of the Musculoskeletal System but they also remark on his empathy and steadfast kindness in all that he does.
An avid hunter and fisherman and overall outdoors-man, he is driven to help patients live healthy and active lifestyles. His ambition led him to Florida for a sports medicine fellowship at Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. There he studied under the world renowned Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. James Andrews.
Under Andrews, he learned the latest techniques in treating knee injuries, elbow complications and shoulder conditions in athletes. He also learned how to manage an entire sports program.
Studying under Dr. Andrews, Dr. Witte also learned the value of the use of biologics to speed healing and recovery as well as a potential treatment avenue for some patients to avoid a surgical repair.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences, Kansas City, MO
MBA: Health Care Leadership, Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Saint Mary’s Medical Center, Blue Springs, MO
Board Certifications: American Orthopedic Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: Sports Medicine, Andrews Research & Education Institute, Gulf Breeze, FL
Director of Clinic Operations
Lorie is responsible for Regain’s clinic operations, development, and management. She has a rich background in organizing the operational setup in several business start-ups. She has originated all of the operational setup and management in three medical clinics with a focus on Functional Medicine.
Lorie has a broad area of influence. She not only provides oversight to every operational detail including the implementation of all new services. Lorie also works as the consultant providing Regain patients with an overview of the treatments and services offerings. She is familiar with all aspects of the treatment offerings and coaches patients in their health journey. If you are a patient at Regain/Stem Life you have been in a conversation with Lorie!
She has an enormous capacity for detail and follow through and often has four things in motion at the same time. She is a creative ahead of the curve problem solver often identifying potential issues before they even develop.
Lorie has tremendous empathy for people and loves to help them with whatever problems they might be facing. Her capacity for attention to detail and creative resolution make her an enormous benefit to the team at Regain as well as our wonderful patients.
Lorie was a football mom and a football fan until her son Roman completed his football career at Kansas State University. She then became an enthusiastic soccer mom while her daughter played in high school. Lorie loves her family and loves spending all the time she can with them. She has an adventurous soul enjoying the outdoors and travel whenever the opportunity affords.
Sarah comes to us from Lee’s Summit, MO. She grew up in the small lake community of Winebago. Upon graduating high school Sarah attended House of Heavilin Aesthetic school. At that young age she knew she wanted to engage in helping people feel better about themselves. On the way to getting her aesthetics license she would work at John Knox Village which eventually led to a management position in their start up café. Sarah would put her career aside in order to engage with her kids full time. Of course she had a drive to make things more beautiful and worked in interior design.
Sarah found her home with Regain. She has realized her passion in creating the space for patients to peacefully enjoy their health restorative journey with Regain. Sarah makes sure that they have everything that they need, when they need it in order to get the most out of the Regain treatments.
Sarah says she gets tremendous satisfaction engaging with couples and observing the effect of the life restorative treatments at Regain. She enjoys all the wonderful relationships with patients and team members at Regain.
Sarah enjoys spending time with her family. She loves hosting friends and family at her beautiful home. Of course, it does help that her husband Jason is a nationally recognized chef. He makes sure that all of their guests have the amazing food!
RN, Nurse Injector
Melanie graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2012. Melanie spent the next several years interacting with patients around their significant health issues in both a Hospital and Primary Care context. She learned to listen to and advocate for each patient’s best care solution.
She has always had an interest in the Wellness side of Functional Medicine. She embraces our primary mission of Transformation. She is passionate about learning and applying the latest health creating advancements for each patient. Having spent years working under the constraints on the illness side of medicine she feels the freedom to practice medicine in listening to and treating each patient and not values of their lab tests.
Melanie derives satisfaction in her interaction with patients, especially when they consistently tell her they feel so much better. This is the difference making medicine she has always dreamed of practicing. Melanie is a great difference maker on the ReGain team. She loves taking the clinical lead as she guides each patient into better health.
Melanie is also engaged in the Regenerative Medicine offerings. She has experience in radiology and is really excited for the opportunity to more focus on regenerative medicine at ReGain and Stem Life. For her it is such a positive energy add to see patients transition from being stuck in pain to moving again. That is life restoring.
What is most rewarding for Melanie is the primary impact she can make on the positive health changes for the patients she sees. For her it not just about getting a person back on their feet and feeling better, but more about helping people be their best selves and providing treatments tailored to the individual so that many of them feel better than they ever have. She is all in with the idea of thriving with age and not merely surviving another day. She is a passionate, highly motivated THRIVE MAKER!! If you get to see Melanie, you will enjoy the experience.
Melanie loves playing and laughing with her two young children. She most especially enjoys lots of date nights with her husband!
APRN, Nurse Injector
Shelby is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Shelby received her undergraduate degree at Rockhurst University and graduated with her Bachelors in Nursing in 2013.
Shelby worked for six years at the University of Kansas Health System in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. She then received her master’s in nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Maryville University in St. Louis, MO in 2019.
Shelby soon realized her passion for Dermatology and Aesthetics. She started at an aesthetic clinic focusing on laser hair removal procedures and achieved her certification through Aesthetic Medical Educators Training in Botox and Dermal Fillers.
Once Shelby was introduced to Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy, she broadened her Anti-Aging focus to include Regain’s lifechanging treatments. Not only is she continuing her aesthetic training with Dr Gaumer, Allergan and Galderma trainers, but she enjoys treating people so that they not only look better but feel and function better too!!
Shelby truly enjoys connecting and building relationships and with her patients. She has a passion for helping people feel like their best self and boosting their confidence. She wants to encourage people to take care of their skin starting at a young age for amazing life-term benefits.
Shelby lives in Olathe, Kansas with her husband and 2 little boys where they enjoy time with family and friends, playing sports, and just being outside.
Shelby is so excited to be pursuing her dream career with an amazing team at ReGain Functional Medicine + Aesthetics.
Megan Chamberlin is a licensed Medical Aesthetician and began her career working at a Plastic Surgery office in Leawood, KS. She has been trained in multiple modalities of laser therapy, skincare, chemical peels, and advanced skin treatments. She is a Certified Hydrafacial Specialist and has knowledge of multiple clinical skincare lines. Megan works at both the LEAWOOD office where we offer advanced technology to resurface and revitalize skin, and at the LAWRENCE location, Megan offers the SKINWAVE hydrating facial treatment, customized medical facials, and chemical peels. She can help guide you in your at home skincare routine to help you achieve the best results for your skin!
Kylie has tremendous empathy for people. She began her journey in medicine as a nurse’s aide. Although she connected with those she was serving it wasn’t satisfying the drive that pushed her into the medical field.
Kylie came to Regain and fell in love with the environment and the effect of the practice on the patients. Kylie orchestrates all of the behind-the-scenes details that keep the practice on track. She has such a varied role from preparing injections, managing inventory, and treating patients. She is a truly great fit for the Regain Team.
Her long-term goal in continuing her education is to get her RN. Of course, we all hope she will practice here! She says that she loves working with and learning from the providers at Regain.
Kylie grew up in Southwest Kansas and moved to the Kansas City area in 2020. She enjoys being active, playing sports, spending time with those people that she is close to. She is a bit of a foodie and combines that with a good movie and Kylie is all about it.
Danielle is a member of our Admin team. Prior to joining Regain, she was the owner of Fashionista Exchange & Boutique for ten years. Her favorite thing about working at Regain is getting to know our patients and helping them on their path to feel better. She is often the first person to greet you when you visit our office and she is always smiling. We have to warn you, though, she may spontaneously talk about baseball at any given moment!
Laura Klostermann-Feld is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioners.
Laura graduated from the University of Central Missouri (formerly CMSU) in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and a minor in Psychology. Laura returned to the University of Central Missouri and completed a Bachelor of Science – Registered Nurse in 2008, then a Master of Science in 2012 – Family Nurse Practitioner graduating with dual honors. Laura is currently attending Herzing University working toward a Post Masters Certificate Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatric – Mental Health.
During her career, she worked at Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics as an Operating Room Nurse and Urological Surgery Nurse Practitioner. Laura transitioned into adult care and worked as a Urology Nurse Practitioner for the past 5 years at several local hospitals.
Laura’s passion is promoting self-care – both physically and mentally. . Laura is very excited to join the team at ReGain Functional Medicine + Aesthetics. She is excited to engage in work on the preventative/functional side of medicine.
Laura lives in Lees Summit, Missouri with her husband and their 4 children where they enjoy time with family and friends, spending time at the lake, and traveling
Admin team, LE
Savana has been a wonderful addition to the Regain Team. She is kind, warm and friendly. She also has a great sense of humor and loves to laugh. This of course makes her a great fit for our Regain Team!
Savana has more than one role at Regain. In her administrative role she shepherds Regain Aesthetic patients through their entire treatment process ensuring that they have everything they need. She naturally connects with everyone. You will feel like you’ve known Savana forever. It is a gift.
Savana is a licensed aesthetician. She received her training at Missouri College of Cosmetology and Aesthetics. She brings to Regain a depth of experience with skin diagnostics, and all of the different laser a facial and facial treatments that we provide. Savana has a great touch and extensive product knowledge which she effectively applies to her Aesthetic patients.
When Savana isn’t elevating the atmosphere at Regain, she loves spending time with her friends and family. Savana is an athlete. She enjoys working out and playing basketball. Savana is an amateur chef, when she is not cooking she’s planning her next travel adventure.
We are blessed to have her on the Regain team and are so happy that our patients have the opportunity to get to know Savana and experience her warmth as well as her depth of knowledge.
Savana will not only create a great skin strategy for you that so that you LOOK BETTER. She will make you FEEL BETTER in the process.