Looking natural is an essential component of beauty. My goal is to deliver satisfying results that appear both beautiful and perfectly natural.
I enjoy the outdoors: hiking, climbing, bird-watching. I also enjoy raising my 3 children.
Qualifications and experience
- Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck, Otolaryngology, Transgender Health, Surgery, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT), Men's Health, Skin, Hair and Nails - Burns, Skin, Hair and Nails, Surgery - Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Wellness and Lifestyle, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Facial Plastics and Cosmetics, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Facial Paralysis
- Languages spoken
Oregon Health & Science University (2008)
University of Maryland Program (2003)
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (2002)
University of Maryland Program (2007)
University of Wisconsin–Madison (WI) (1998)
- Clinical interest for patients
My interests include all Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic surgery of the Face and Neck Common cosmetic procedures that I perform are Rhinoplasty, Eyelid surgery, Brow surgery, and Facelift. I also perform reconstructive surgery following skin cancer removal, scar revision, cleft lip and palate repair and facial nerve paralysis treatments. I also specialize in nonsurgical treatments of the Face and Neck, including Botox, fillers, laser treatments, dermabrasion, steroid injection and more.
- Research interest for patients
I am currently designing a study to look at breathing outcomes of rhinoplasty in patients both with and without allergic rhinitis.
- Volunteer activities
I have been on numerous mission trips to Peru and Guatemala in the last several years to perform cleft lip and palate surgery. We are developing a program in Antigua, Guatemala to provide speech therapy, hearing evaluation and other ancillary treatments for those born with cleft lip or palate.