Life for Mark Mckenna was pretty well planned out or so he thought. He had always wanted to help people, so he planned to attend the Tulane School of Medicine to get his medical degree. His plans were to work with his dad in a medical practice. However, life’s twists and turns would soon change his future goals and ambitions to become a doctor and a successful entrepreneur.
Dr. Mark McKenna did, in fact, practice medicine with his dad for a little while in Louisiana. However, he began to question how hard it could be to earn a good living as a doctor. At the time, he didn’t have much of a financial background, but he thought real estate would be a more lucrative business.
He actually developed a passion for the real estate business and went on to open Uptown Title, Universal Mortgage Lending and McKenna Crescent Investments. His businesses thrived until Hurricane Katrina hit and he lost millions. Mark stayed long enough to help the community of New Orleans to rebuild but decided to explore other options in the medical field.
Shape Medical Wellness Center
Mark’s entrepreneurial spirit was determined to find a way to help people and make money. He ended up moving to Atlanta, GA where he founded ShapeMed in 2007. Dr. Mark McKenna would go on to hire an excellent staff of nutritionists, dietitians, and physicians to provide wellness solutions and healthy weight loss programs. In addition, his offices provided cosmetic treatments like laser hair removal and Botox injections. Eventually, Life Time Fitness Inc. purchased ShapeMed in 2014.
As always, Dr. Mark McKenna was ready for a new challenge. He strongly believed that the folks living in Atlanta could benefit from retail medical aesthetic services. OVME was founded and scheduled to open in March of 2018. Individuals can come to the lavish offices where they receive consultations and elective aesthetic treatments. With new technology, customers also have the option of receiving cosmetic procedures from the comfort of their own homes if they desire.
Dr. Mark McKenna and his staff provide a number of facial and skin services to promote a youthful appearance, health and body services and weight management solutions.