A CU Medicine provider.
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
- Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Facial Plastics and Cosmetics, Wellness and Prevention, Surgery - Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Skin, Hair and Nails, Skin, Hair and Nails - Burns, Men's Health, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT), Surgery, Transgender Health, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Facial Paralysis, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Aging Face, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Deviated septum, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Facial Wrinkles, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Malformations of ear, nose, lip and palate, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Nasal deformities, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Nasal obstruction, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Prominent Ears, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Scars and Keloids
- Languages spoken
University of Maryland Program (2003)
Oregon Health & Science University (2008)
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.
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