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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.

OUR NURSE INJECTORS

Chicago plastic surgery staff member Lynn

Lynn

Registered Nurse, Nurse Injection Specialist

Lynn is a Registered Nurse with an extensive background in surgery and individualized patient care. She comes to The Geldner Center following an unparalleled career as a Post Anesthesia Unit Care Supervisor and Clinical Coordinator with responsibilities for direct patient care. As Registered Nurse, Lynn will go to any length needed to assure each patient has their needs attended to promptly, efficiently and with compassion. Whether it is education regarding surgical procedures, in-office procedures, post-operative care, injectables or just a routine visit, Lynn’s devotion, kindness and skills provide our patients with the finest care and a truly exquisite experience at The Geldner Center.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff Allie

Allie

Registered Nurse

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

Our Aesthetics team

Chicago plastic surgery staff member Michelle

Michelle

Aesthetic Supervisor

Michelle is a highly skilled and experienced aesthetician who has expertise in a wide range of customized cosmetic treatments to achieve the best outcomes. She was trained at the Universal Spa Training Academy where she obtained her esthetics license and also studied at the International Dermal Institute and at the Thrive Institute. Additionally, Michelle is also Certified Oncology Aesthetician. Michelle’s expertise in skincare treatments include Ultherapy, dermaplaining, microneedling, laser treatments, various chemical peels, and skin analysis. Michelle has completed the Coolscuplting® University Certification program at ZELTIQ. Michelle is a Treatment to Transformation expert in Coolsculpting, having performed thousands of treatment hours.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff member Rachel

Rachel

Licensed Aesthetician

Rachel, a native of the northern suburbs of Chicago, graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington with a degree in Marketing. After perusing a career in public relations, representing some of the best and hottest restaurants in Chicago, she decided to go back to school to follow her passion for skincare. Rachel received her aesthetics license when she graduated top of her class from University of Aesthetics, and knew immediately she wanted to enter the medical field to help people feel good by looking good with result driven treatments. Rachel specializes in dozens of medical based treatments including Ultherapy®, chemical peels, photofacials, microneedling, and many more. Rachel continues to add to her wealth of knowledge by writing for The Geldner Center blog, attending continuing education courses often and catching up on the latest Aesthetic magazines. This way she not only can continue to educate herself, but can also bring all the latest and greatest skincare news to her patients and create the most effective treatment plans for anyone and everyone wanting to feel good.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff Randi

Randi

Licensed Aesthetician

Randi chose her esthetics careers after realizing her passion to help people feel good about themselves. She has been working in the skin care industry for over six years and is a graduate of the Aveda Institute Chicago. She has also completed the CoolSculpting® University training to deliver outcomes that shape and accentuate her patients silhouettes. Randi continues her education with post graduate courses and seminars across the country, to ensure that her clients are getting the latest in products and services.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff Alex

Alex

Licensed Aesthetician

Alex graduated from Kent State University with a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Health Studies. She exhibited her passion for healthcare by working as an intern in a Surgical Center while in college. She then enhanced her skill set by working in the hospitality industry and as a personal assistant. Alex then pursued her interest in healthcare, and aesthetics specifically. She received her aesthetics license and immediately knew she wanted to pursue her aesthetics career at The Geldner Center where she could work with patients to fulfill their aesthetic and skin care goals. Alex has a special talent for social media has helped keep The Geldner Center current in the social media arena.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff Jennie

Jennie

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.

Our Administrative Staff

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff member Anna

Anna

Practice Administrator

Anna is originally from Kansas where she earned her B.A. in Philosophy at the University of Kansas. She began her career with AmeriCorps at a Volunteer Center and has enjoyed working with people ever since. After moving to Chicago, she gained several years of experience in customer service. Anna enjoys being part of a medical practice that is patient centered and caters to each patient’s individual goals. In her spare time, she can be found playing team sports such as dodgeball or kickball, or listening to an audiobook. She is honored to be part of The Geldner Center family in supporting each patient’s transformation journey.

chicago plastic surgery staff Marilyn

Marilyn

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.

Mandy

Patient Coordinator

Mandy is a Chicago native who began her career as a Chicago Public School teacher. Her passion for personal growth brought her to The Geldner Center where she can help others obtain their aesthetic goals. As Patient Coordinator for our Hinsdale location, Mandy guides patients through their journey step by step. From a patient’s first visit to The Geldner Center to answering any questions about the process of scheduling, surgery and recovery, Mandy assists patients with compassion, understanding and the excitement that comes with a patient’s surgical enhancements. Helping people with their journey is where Mandy shines. She is a fabulous ambassador that welcomes and assists patients that is customary at The Geldner Center. Our patients are truly amazing people and it is Mandy’s great pleasure to work with each and every one.

Tihana

Director of Merchant Operations

Tihana brings a wealth experience to the position of Director of Merchant Operations with a background in public relations, aesthetics, and national account management within the health and beauty sector. She is a lifelong resident of the Chicagoland area and a graduated from DePaul University’s IME Honors Marketing program, with a secondary degree in Commercial Spanish. Tihana is fluent in Spanish, Croatian and Serbian. Obtaining her Medical Aesthetics License from The Universal Spa Training Academy in 2015 as well, Tihana is a truly versatile member of our team, and believes in The Geldner Center vision statement: that looking better makes you feel better, and live better. Tihana’s compassion and caring demeanor enhances our patients’ experience.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff Genoa

Genoa

Patient Representative

Genoa is a highly personable and self-motivated professional. She comes to The Geldner Center with extensive experience in interpersonal relationships, team management, and a passion for making people’s lives better in any way possible. With a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois and tireless volunteer work with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Chicago as well as Hephzibah Children’s Association and Opportunity Knocks, Genoa’s compassion for our patient’s combined with her commitment that each patient have the best experience possible at The Geldner Center enhances our team and our patient-centered goals.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff Jennifer

Jennifer

Patient Representative

Jennifer brings to the practice her patient-centric approach with years of experience as a caregiver and working in customer service. Her passion for helping others extends beyond her work life, spending much of her free time volunteering for local charities as well as dedicating her time to several non-profit board positions. Her empathetic and individualized approach is fundamental in supporting our patient’s through their aesthetic journey. Jennifer is a welcomed addition to The Geldner Center!

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff John

John

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.

Chicago Plastic Surgery Staff Kyle

Kyle

Insurance Billing Representative

Kyle, co-founder of The Auctus Group, a medical insurance billing company, came from a background in medical billing management where he led multiple teams of coders and billers as well as launching satellite offices for the company. Kyle has an innate ability to build process, drive teams and produce results, making him a key operational expert. Kyle came to Chicago from the Twin Cities and graduated from DePaul University with a Bachelor of Science degree and captain of the men’s club soccer team.

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