Welcome to Minden Med Spa

Nita Schwartz, MD


A Pennsylvania native, Nita Schwartz was admitted, while still in high school, to the accelerated pre-med/Medical program at Pennsylvania State University and Jefferson Medical College. After graduation, she completed an Emergency Medicine Residency and in 1994, moved to San Francisco to be on faculty at UCSF/Stanford University hospitals.

She later continued her work as an emergency physician for Tahoe Emergency Physicians at Barton Hospital and Carson Valley Medical Center. Dr. Schwartz founded and directed the Mountaintop Medical Associates Medical Clinic at Kirkwood Ski Resort, before transferring the enterprise to the local hospital. She is also currently the Medical Director for Kindred Hospice in Carson City. In 2007, Dr. Schwartz founded Minden Med Spa in Minden.

While working at UCSF, she met her husband, Dr. Garrett Schwartz. They currently reside in Genoa, NV with their two children, who are teenagers. She also is on staff at Carson Valley Medical Center, and serves on its’ Charitable Foundation Board of Directors.

Jenn King, RN

Cosmetic Medical Specialist

Born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona, Jenn King was interested in helping people at a young age. In 1992, she fulfilled her dream of becoming a Registered Nurse and her wealth of professional experiences include Phoenix Children's Hospital, Urgent Care, Home Health, Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center and joined Minden Med Spa in 2009.

Jenn King married Dr. Tim King in 1999. Before moving to the Carson Valley, the Kings lived in Australia for a year. She has three children ranging from high schoolers to a college graduate. Jenn is actively involved in the community and has served as a board member for the Town of Genoa as well as the Carson Tahoe Foundation. Additionally, she spends countless hours volunteering at her daughter’s school and fundraising/ volunteering in and around Carson City and Carson Valley. Formerly, she was president for the Carson Douglas Medical Society Alliance. Jenn’s hobbies include family, traveling, photography, running, reading and cooking.