Dr. Geldner with cupcake from our staff

Our Staff

Our Staff

Our professional staff is here to attend to your needs and answer any questions you may have. We are dedicated to providing the support and guidance you need to achieve your cosmetic surgery and aesthetic goals.

Dr. Geldner’s Nurse


Registered Nurse, BSN

Sophie obtained her nursing degree from Chamberlain University. Her interest in many aspects of patient care led her 17-year long career into numerous nursing specialties. Sophie met Dr. Geldner at the surgery center working as his operating room and scrub nurse, where she discovered her passion for plastic surgery.

Under the mentorship of Dr. Geldner, Sophie gained extensive skills as an operating room nurse. This productive relationship extended to the office setting where Sophie works as Dr. Geldner’s nurse. With her gentle and patient-dedicated bedside manner, she follows our patients throughout the surgical process including pre-operative and post-operative visits, patient education and follow up visits. Sophie has extensive knowledge and experience in various types of IV Hydration, offering an essential part of a holistic self-care regimen.

Sophie continues to learn and grow under the mentorship of Dr. Geldner, facilitating the safest and best patient experience at The Geldner Center.

Our Nurse Injectors

Chicago Nurse Injector Allie portrait


Registered Nurse, Nurse Injection Specialist

Allie joined The Geldner Center after caring for patients in a hospital Critical Care Unit at bedside and then a Charge Nurse. Being directly responsible for patient care and well-being, Allie brings an intense passion and respect for individualized patient care, educating and guiding patients throughout their aesthetic journey with The Geldner Center. Allie exudes warmth, kindness and professionalism in all aspects of her care and treatment of patients. You are in expert hands and will have an extraordinary experience with Allie at The Geldner Center


Registered Nurse, Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist

Beth has 29 years of nursing experience including surgical and critical care nursing at Lutheran General Hospital. The past 12 years she has specialized in Aesthetics and has advanced trainings and certifications in Botox, Dysport, Sculptra, Kybella and Dermal Fillers. She has been a Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist since 2016 through the Plastic Surgical Nursing Certification board. With her aesthetic eye and gentle touch, Beth strives to deliver natural results to enhance your self-confidence and restore a more youthful look. Beth treats Neurotoxin and Dermal Filler patients at both our Chicago and Hinsdale locations.

Our Aesthetics Team

Jennie plastic surgery staff


Licensed Aesthetician

Jennie is a Licensed Aesthetician practicing in Chicago since 2008. She is trained and certified in multiple lasers including the state of the art laser, the Sciton® BBL™ which is used at The Geldner Center. Jennie is also a certified provider of Coolsculpting®, Ultherapy® and medical grade chemical peels. With a plethora of experience, she has the knowledge base to correct and maintain her patients skin as well and make them feel like they are in the best of hands. Jennie makes it a priority to stay current with the latest innovations and techniques in the medical aesthetic industry by furthering her education whenever possible.


Licensed Aesthetician

Monica is a licensed aesthetician with over 9 years experience in dermatology and medical aesthetics. Monica believes in the importance of investing in your skin and enjoys working with complex skin types such as rosacea, sun damage, acne prone and aging skin. She has extensive experience with medical grade chemical peels, photofacials, laser hair removal, microneedling, CoolSculpting, Ultherapy and more. Monica also has expertise in guiding patients to the appropriate medical grade skin care products for home use. She prides herself on her ability to listen to patients concerns and goals, and then providing tailored treatments for best results. Monica is passionate about her work and about taking meticulous care of patients.

Our Administrative Staff


Patient Coordinator

Marilyn has been a Patient Coordinator for over 23 years and will act as your personal concierge throughout your plastic surgery experience. She will assist you with your initial consultation, financial planning for your procedure, scheduling appointments, and through your postoperative care. Marilyn works closely with Dr. Geldner throughout every stage of your experience to ensure each patient receives exceptional care. Recognized by Today’s Chicago Woman magazine, as “The Princess of Plastics,” Marilyn is known as one of the top Patient Coordinators in Chicago. She has advised Patient Coordinators throughout the country. In addition to Marilyn’s wealth of experience and expertise, she is warm and supportive. Her knowledge, compassion and unique approach to cosmetic surgery will certainly enhance your experience at The Geldner Center and your exciting transformation.



Insurance Billing Representative

Prior to co-founding The Auctus Group, a medical insurance billing company, John managed a medical billing company and moved into plastic surgery practice management. With passion for leadership, management and operational development, John’s entrepreneurial spirit, creativity and drive, fueled his growth and development which resulted in the co-founding of The Auctus Group. John is a transplant from the Twin Cities and graduated from DePaul University Honors Program as president of the men’s club soccer team.