Chris Cairl B.S., Clinic Founder & Licensed Aesthetician

Chris Cairl B.S., Clinic Founder & Licensed AestheticianChris Cairl started Christina Clinic in 1981 and has performed over 60,000.00 laser and electrolysis treatments. She has a strong passion for making people feel good about themselves and giving them the best treatments available to help them achieve their goals. Chris is a recognized leader in the artful science of Aesthetic Treatments and Technology and has published several articles on electrolysis and hair removal. Chris also performed laser treatments at Crutchfield Dermatology for 13 years.

She is proud of her staff of ten, many whom have worked for the clinic for twenty or more years. Christina Clinic has been voted Best Laser Hair Removal and Skin Laser treatment for St. Paul in 2014 and well the Christina Clinic was selected to participate in a research project with the University of Minnesota on hirsutism and ethnicity.

She is known as an expert in skin and hair lasers and has recently added coolsculpting to the clinic. Chris is dedicated to patient satisfaction and has the experience to help you decide your best treatment plan.


Dr James P. Wire M.D. (Medical Director)

Dr James P. Wire M.D. (Medical Director)Dr. James P. Wire is the go-to expert for cosmetic surgery in Minneapolis. Dr. Wire offers a wide variety of cosmetic surgery ranging from breast augmentations to liposuction to facelifts. Dr. Wire is also proud to provide several non-surgical cosmetic procedures like BOTOX Cosmetic and dermal fillers.


Cosmetic Surgery
Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2001
Certification for Hand Surgery – American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2004


BS – University of Minnesota, 1989
MD – University of Minnesota, 1994
General Surgery – Grand Rapids, MI, 1997
Plastic Surgery – Grand Rapids, MI, 1999
Hand Fellowship – State University New York at Stonybrook, 2000

Society Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Minnesota Society of Plastic Surgeons


Lynn Tavial
Nurse Practitioner

Betsy Burfeind

Cologne Hartman
Certified Clinical Electrologist

Emily Roth
Certified Clinical Electrologist

Amber Rice
Office Coordinator

Ava Cipowski
Office Coordinator

Meet Our Team - Christina Clinic