Born and raised in Los Angeles, but calling Vancouver home for the past 12 years, Joe joined the office in June 2012 after spending 20 years in advertising in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Vancouver. With a degree in Communications from the University of Southern California, Joe brings experience in account managment and client relationships to our office. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking, skiing, watching college football and spending time with his yellow labrador retriever, Barkley.
Jennifer, our Nurse Manager in our cosmetic surgery clinic was born and raised in British Columbia. She received her degree from UBC (B.PE) & Douglas College (RN) and joined us in 1999. It is Jennifer’s responsibility to ensure that our private cosmetic surgery operating facility is ready for surgery every day. When not organizing the operating room, Jennifer liaises closely with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia Ñ the body that strictly regulates Non-Hospital Surgical Facilities (such as our cosmetic surgery clinic) within our province. Once a member of the Canadian national women’s soccer team, Jennifer divides her free time between family, athletics and travelling.
Sylvia first met Dr. Denton while he was completing his residency at the University of British Columbia where she worked as a Registered Nurse Specialist in the operating room at Vancouver General Hospital. Upon returning to Vancouver from his fellowship, Sylvia joined Dr. Denton in the cosmetic surgery operating room and has been with us ever since. Besides her passion for nursing, Sylvia has a passion for orchids, travel and her dog – who, incidentally, looks after the family house in the Philippines when Sylvia and her husband are back in Vancouver!
Esperanza studied Psychology at Langara College and UBC, before deciding to pursue her dream of becoming an esthetician. She graduated Top Grad in CIDESCO: International Esthetics, Face and Body, in Vancouver B.C., then relocated to Montreal where she worked as an esthetician and cosmetic physician’s assistant. Esperanza has also travelled the globe, working in the cruise ship industry for 13 years during which time she became the youngest female Cruise Director and Senior Office for Celebrity Cruises. Ultimately, however, Esperanza’s passion for the esthetics industry and her desire to return to her hometown of Vancouver brought her back to shore. We are fortunate indeed to have Esperanza as our Patient Care Coordinator. Her kind, professional and attentive manner is welcomed by our patients. She will ensure you receive the best in patient care and assist you in the initial process of becoming a happier version of yourself.
As Registered Nurse Specialist, Linda has been with us since 1984. After graduating from Velez General Hospital (RN) she moved to Canada and has worked in nursing ever since. Linda is an exceptional assistant in the operating room and has vast experience in the field of Facial Plastic Surgery. In her spare time, Linda enjoys spending time with her family and travelling to far off and distant lands.
Haleh received her bachelor of science in nursing in 1985 in Iran and moved to Canada in 1998. Haleh updated her registered nursing degree at Kwantlen Polytechnic University in Vancouver and has been working as a Recovery Room nurse and health coach since. Haleh joined our team in 2014 as the nurse in charge of our Recovery Room and brought her medical and surgical experiences with her to provide holistic care to our patients. Her calm and supporting bedside manner provides our patients with an exceptional care experience. Haleh also has received her Medical Aesthetics Certificate from Langara College. Haleh resides on the North Shore with her husband and her hobbies and interests include cooking, walking, swimming and spending time with family and friends and her fluffy Maltese, Juju.