Michael Kennis, MD, is a board certified family medicine physician. Over the last 7 years, Dr. Kennis has worked in the emergency room, urgent care facilities, as well as in a concierge capacity. He is known for providing superior care for children and adults, notably through his personable bedside manner.
In 2020, Dr. Kennis formed Velour Medical, a concierge aesthetics and lifestyle brand. Velour was established to bring the medical office to the patients’ own home or work environment for optimal personalized care. Velour offers Covid-19 services and cosmetic consultations for (but not limited to) Botox and fillers. This direct to consumer model has shown to be rapidly successful and thoroughly sought after by consumers in the current market.
Dr. Kennis is proud to call New York City home and strives to always make people look and feel their best.
Advanced Cosmetic Injector
Sari Katz is an established Physician Assistant in the fields of Dermatology and Plastic Surgery. She graduated from Binghamton University with Summa Cum Laude honors, completing the pre-medical track and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. She earned her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Pace University’s Physician Assistant Program in Manhattan.
She rotated through multiple New York hospitals and medical practices and completed her elective rotation in Plastic Surgery at Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, assisting in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. In 2020, Sari became cofounder of Velour Medical.
With extensive training in both medical and cosmetic dermatology, Sari can properly assess conditions that can be treated cosmetically from those that require medical attention. She has advanced training with injectables, including Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Voluma, Belotero, Restylane, and Juvederm, specializing in lip augmentation. She is also experienced in chemical peels, microneedling and laser treatments for acne scars, brown spots, spider veins, and skin tightening.
Sari’s reputation is not only defined by her fine work but also by her dedication and compassion to her patients.
Director of Operations
Director of Operations
Director of Covid Operations
Velour has been a lifesaver - super quick and reliable communications, highly professional and quick results. Zach is awesome to work with. Highly recommend for anyone looking for a professional testing service in NYC!
Velour is the best! Easy to make an appointment, prompt and gets results ASAP. The staff is incredible and so accommodating even during the holidays when they were crazy busy, I felt like I got one-on-one attention and they worked around my schedule. Can’t say enough good things!
- Alexandra Shapiro
The most incredible customer service!!! I’m so impressed with the entire team Dr Kennis has curated. *Special shoutouts to Zach & Courtney!! Do yourself a favor a book a wonderful treatment. You deserve it! Thank you Velour Medical
- Jen Freeman
I have used velour medical for concierge covid testing MANY times as well as for some (a lot) of Botox. Every team member is extremely professional, courteous, and talented. I love velour medical and feel my best thanks to them!
- Lauren Becker
Velour transformed my skin to smooth, glowing, and ageless! Dr. Kennis and his team are a class act.
- Molly Monaghan
Velour balances great service with timely results. There friendly and helpful staff is a pleasure to work with.
- Greg Munves
Velour Medical is the best! They are extremely responsive and were accommodating to my schedule. The team is great and you can't beat the convenience of having the medical team come to your home. I highly recommend Velour Medical.
- Nicholas DeLotell
The Velour experience was simply special and convenient. They are professional and go the extra mile to make you feel great. They transformed my skin and have me feeling more confident then ever. Highly recommend!
- Annie Monaghan