Meet the Regenesis Team

Successful Treatment Begins with an Exceptional Staff

Each member of the highly skilled team at Regenesis Stem Cell Center is dedicated to helping you, our patients. We care deeply about the health and wellbeing of each individual who visits our clinic because, at Regenesis, our patients always come first. Our talented and exceptionally trained health care providers and support staff all play a key role in the success of the stem cell therapy procedures at Regenesis. With our years of experience and commitment to offering state-of-the-art regenerative medicine options, our priority is to offer each patient the highest possible quality of care so we can celebrate successful outcomes together.

Dr. Charles Lee MD of the Regenesis Stem Cell Center

Dr Charles Lee, MD

Founder of Regenesis

Dr. Charles Lee grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His parents dedicated their lives to education in the East Baton Rouge Parish public school system and School Board. He is a Broadmoor High graduate where he lettered in football and track. He attended Louisiana Tech University and was accepted prior to graduation to LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He was recognized and honored to receive his B.S. in Biology from La. Tech walking with his daughter as she received hers in 2013. She has gone on to Graduate from the University of Auburn Veterinary School.

After attending medical school at LSU in New Orleans, he completed his Internship and Anesthesiology residency at LSU Charity Hospital in New Orleans. The emphasis was on cardiothoracic, pediatric, high-risk obstetric, and neonatal anesthesia. He spent a record-setting year at Terrebonne General Medical Center doing Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia before joining Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia Services of Huntsville. He served as founder and president of Comprehensive Anesthesiology Services in 1995.

He developed a passion for studies in the fellowship of Anti-aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine in 2007. He is a board-certified Fellow in Anti-aging & Regenerative Medicine, and a board-certified Fellow in Stem Cell Therapy granted by MMI.

In August 2013, he put his passion to work and founded Regenesis LLC, Anti-Aging, Regenerative Medicine, and Stem Cell Therapy in Huntsville, AL.

Located at 4601 Whitesburg Drive, Dr. Charles Lee’s Regenesis medical practice is the only one of its kind in this area. He is the only physician credentialed by the State Board of Medical Directors specifically to perform stem cell harvesting, isolation, and orthopedic injections.

Current memberships, certifications, and associations include:

  • Fellow MMI Stem Cell Therapy MMI
  • Fellow MMI Anti-Aging, Regenerative and Functional Medicine
  • Interventional Orthopedic Foundation (IOF)
  • IOF course certifications: Special Equipment & Procedures, Intermediate certifications: Knee & Hip, Ankle & Foot, Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand, Spine. Advanced certifications: Knee & Hip, Ankle & Foot, Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist & Hand, Spine.
  • American Association/Academy of Orthopedic Medicine (AAOM)
  • AAOM course certifications: Advanced Spine
  • American Board of Anesthesiology
  • American Medical Association
  • Madison County Medical Society
  • Metabolic Medical Institute
  • American Academy of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine (A4RM)
Dolores DiChiara of the Regenesis Stem Cell Center

Dolores DiChiara, RN

Client Care Manager

With almost 40 years of nursing experience, Dolores brings a wealth of knowledge in working with physicians and patients. She has worked in cardiac, renal, imaging, triage, private duty, and gastrointestinal areas. Originally from Birmingham, Dolores was interested in nutrition and vitamin therapies prior to graduating from Samford University School of Nursing. She has held positions in staffing, management, marketing, medical device sales, and technical representation. As Client Care Manager, Dolores assists Dr. Lee in all patient care and helping patients achieve the best Regenesis experience and outcome.

As a hobby photographer, Dolores also brings to Regenesis focus, direction, and a panoramic view of health, wellness, and rejuvenation for our clients and practice.

Courtney Wagner of Regenesis Stem Cell Center

Courtney Wagner

Front Office Administrator

Originally from south Huntsville, Courtney is a graduate of Grissom High School, before attending Calhoun and the University of Alabama where she studied business administration. Courtney and her husband, have a daughter and two sons. They enjoy camping in their travel trailer, sports, and traveling to new places for adventures. Courtney brings over a decade of financial and customer service experience to Regenesis and has a passion for helping people. Courtney began her career with Regenesis in February 2021. Quality customer service and patient care are top priorities for Courtney and she continues to provide this for our patients here at Regenesis. Courtney is inspired by numerous patient testimonials and loves being able to witness so many lives being changed on a daily basis.

Merry Melinda of the Regenesis Stem Cell Center

Merry Melinda, LE, CLT, CFT


Merry is a Premier Master Aesthetician and Laser Technician with years of experience helping clients to Look Better and Feel Better. She is a recognized expert within the fields of aesthetics and wellness as well as a proud veteran of the US military. She earned her license as a Medical Aesthetician from St. John School of Esthetics. She is also a certified Laser and Fibroblast Technician.

Merry’s experience has demonstrated that wellness can be improved by taking care of our largest organ – our skin! As such, her goal is to make sure Regenesis clients not only look their best but also feel their best. To achieve this goal, Merry collaborates with our regenerative medicine experts to enhance client health and wellbeing. In those cases where patients seek to ease the sting of some treatments, Merry brings Regenesis’ medical expertise in anesthetics to bear to take the edge off procedures to tighten skin, remove hair, or remove sun damage. Providing this extra measure of comfort is part of ensuring that Regenesis clients benefit from treatments in which they can restore, recenter and rejuvenate.

With a thorough review of your desired results and skincare history, Merry will create a customized treatment plan for your consideration.