Meet the Staff
The plastic surgeons at The Center for Cosmetic Surgery are known for their exceptional results and attention to patient care. Another reason women and men visit us our practice from cities throughout the Denver metro area, along with Fort Collins and Colorado Springs for cosmetic plastic surgery and non-surgical treatments is our helpful and friendly staff. Each member of the team is dedicated to providing a satisfying patient experience and looks forward to serving you.
Deb has been an RN for over 22 years and has worked in the plastic surgery industry in our area for nearly 7 years. She received her RN, BSN in Madison, WI in 1990 and worked for 16 years in Labor & Delivery and OB/GYN in several Denver area hospitals. In 1994, Deb obtained her MSN, CNM at UCHSC. After having 4 children she decided to settle down in the area of plastics, caring for and educating patients from the consultation/pre-operative process through the operating room and post-op care. Deb also injects BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers, and administers various treatment modalities in skin care. She is passionate about making you feel comfortable and reassured throughout your entire surgical and post-op experience. Outside of work Deb enjoys running, cycling and spending time with her husband and 4 busy children.
Kim values creating strong relationships with patients, and her accommodating, approachable nature allows you to feel comfortable and at ease during your experience at The Center for Cosmetic Surgery. She will be by your side from your initial consultation with the doctor through the time of your surgery. Kim will assist you with your financial arrangements, schedule your surgery and secure hotel accommodations and overnight nursing care, if necessary. Kim is available to you at any time for guidance and reassurance while making your important pre-operative decisions.
She has over 20 years of experience in the aesthetic industry and was the owner of a popular Vail, CO day spa. Her extensive knowledge of cosmetic procedures enables her to answer any questions you may have about your procedure along the way, and you can rest assured that you are in good hands.
Her passion for the aesthetic industry is evident in the enjoyment she takes when helping you make the important decisions necessary on your road to looking your best. When not at work, Kim enjoys being a mother to two daughters and exploring new places when traveling with her family.
Julie has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry. In most recent years she has coordinated surgeries at a busy international practice in San Francisco for one of the world's top ophthalmic oncologists.
As a Patient Counselor, Julie is dedicated to providing a positive and well informed surgical experience to every patient. From your initial consultation with the surgeon, she will be your advocate and point-of-contact and can answer all questions pertaining to the procedure(s) in which you are interested, scheduling pre-operative and surgery appointments, discussing recovery, and walking you through financing options and payments. For those coming from afar, Julie is well versed in facilitating the process of travel and surgical recovery away from home. With her broad experience, she understands the emotional aspect of the patient preparing for surgery and ensures each patient is confident and secure in their decision making process. Julie's primary goal is to make this exciting time in your life stress-free and enjoyable.
With 2 grown children, Julie now enjoys spending time with her husband, traveling, horseback riding and of course watching Denver Broncos football.
Shayla Griffith Rodriquez
Shayla started her career in the cosmetic surgery field more than 7 years ago. She immediately realized her passion for the medical aesthetic industry and for patient care. Shayla then furthered her career working in Los Angeles for one of the top doctors on the west coast. After 4 years in California she decided to make the move back to Colorado where she eagerly rejoined the team at The Center for Cosmetic Surgery.
As a patient counselor, Shayla will be there to guide you through the entire surgical process. With her compassionate nature and extensive knowledge of cosmetic procedures, she will be your loyal advocate as she helps you in achieving your aesthetic goals. She will schedule your surgery, set up payments and/or financing and secure post-op nursing care (if necessary). For our out-of-state patients, she can assist you in making hotel reservations at one of the many hotels that we are partnered with to receive discounted rates. Shayla's goal is to ensure that your experience at The Center for Cosmetic Surgery is stress-free and seamless.
In her spare time, Shayla is enjoying being a newlywed. She and her husband like to travel and spend time with their families. Shayla is also an avid football fan and loves to cheer on the Denver Broncos.
Kari will be your point of contact from your initial consultation through the time of surgery. With a background in communications, Kari appreciates and enjoys creating an open and honest dialogue with our patients regarding their aesthetic goals and concerns. Kari prides herself on building positive and rewarding relationships, while maintaining the goal of smoothly guiding you through the decision making process. She can assist you with everything from understanding your financing options to securing hotel accommodations and nursing care, if necessary. Kari's gentle and kind nature as well as her focus on really listening to you shines through from the moment you meet her. When not at work, Kari enjoys traveling and spending time with her 2 children. Kari is also an avid runner and has completed two half marathons.
Your Patient Counselor, Carrie, will be your advocate from your initial consultation through the time of surgery. Carrie has a strong background in communication, and over 10 years of experience in the medical field. These combined skills make her the ideal person to help guide you through this exciting process.
Carrie is committed to exceeding the needs and expectations of every patient. She takes pride in making you feel comfortable and confident throughout the surgical process. Carrie will be there to answer any questions you may have before and after your procedure, ensuring that your experience at The Center for Cosmetic Surgery is stress-free and nothing short of amazing.
Carrie loves spending time with her family and 2 children. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, fitness, and the great outdoors.