Our Team

Our Team

Radka – Practice Manager

Radka has 18 years of experience working in plastic surgery and aesthetics. She is knowledgeable about surgical and non-surgical procedures, and she enjoys using her knowledge to help patients throughout their experience within our practice.

Radka immensely enjoys the management portion of her job. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Management at Phoenix University, Arizona and obtained her certification in Medical Assisting.

Radka is passionate about providing the best customer service possible. Her goal is to design a synergistic team of individuals with unique qualities in order to meet the highest standard of care for our patients.

Sabrina – Patient Care Coordinator

Sabrina is a highly organized professional with years of administrative experience and exceptional interpersonal abilities. Her dynamic collaborative abilities, positive attitude, and strong work ethic make her a key member at The Waltzman Institute Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Cal State Fullerton in 2012.

Prior to working for The Waltzman Institute, Sabrina worked as an Insurance agent. Her desire to explore other opportunities and her own personal interest in aesthetics led her to join the Waltzman team. Sabrina has been a patient of Dr. Waltzman since 2018 and has experienced his surgical care first-hand, which is extremely helpful in her role as Patient Care Coordinator. She is excited to share her knowledge and work closely with our patients to provide thoughtful guidance throughout their journey with The Waltzman Institute. 

Savanna – Marketing and Brand Development

Savanna is a Long Beach native and has recently received her bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management from California State University Long Beach. She has a background in retail management and sales experience in the MedSpa industry. She is passionate about her growing career in aesthetics and enjoys sharing everything our practice has to offer with others.

Savanna loves getting to know all of our wonderful patients and hearing about their experience with The Waltzman Institute. She has always enjoyed working in customer service. She greets everyone with a smile and makes those around her feel welcomed, confident, and beautiful! She loves working on the Waltzman team and is excited to share her growing knowledge of the aesthetic industry with others.

Carissa Brown RN, BSN – Aesthetic Nurse

Carissa Brown is a Registered Nurse who has 15 years of experience ranging from hospital, ambulatory care, case management and medical aesthetics.  She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science at Cal State University, Long Beach, GO BEACH!  Carissa discovered her true passion for aesthetics in 2000 when she started off as a successful makeup artist and then moved into medical aesthetics in 2006. 

Her areas of expertise include dermal injections, such as wrinkle reducers (Botox®, Jeuveau) and fillers (Juvéderm®, Restylane®, RHA), as well as laser skin revitalization and hair removal.  

Continued education is extremely important to her; she continuously looks for opportunities to stay up to date with the latest aesthetic practices through hands-on training, conferences, research studies, and patient experiences. 

Carissa believes aesthetic treatments should always be performed with patient safety as the number one priority.  She combines science and art to personalize every treatment and enhance each patient’s unique features, leaving them with refreshed and natural-looking results.  Outside of her profession, Carissa loves dancing, fitness, and planning the next road trip with her family and three dogs.

Dana – Esthetician

Dana has over 13 years of experience working in plastic surgery and the beauty industry as a manager and make-up artist. She took some time off to be a full-time mom and returned to the industry five years ago when she received her Esthetician license from Paul Mitchell.

Dana is excited to be the Esthetician for The Waltzman Institute. She has a bubbly personality, loves a personal connection, and is thrilled to get to know patients on a one-on-one basis. Dana loves taking care of patients’ beauty needs and loves making people feel confident and beautiful.

Dana loves spending her time boating, traveling, and hanging out with friends and family.

Liss – Back Office Lead

Dr. Waltzman's plastic surgery office team member, Lisa.

Liss is our Medical Assistant who works closely with Dr. Waltzman and Team to provide exceptional surgical and non-surgical patient care. She earned her MA Certification in 2014 and is fluent in Spanish as well.

You will find Liss to have a warm presence, driven by excellent patient care. She enjoys assisting Dr.Waltzman in consultations, in-office procedures, and surgeries.

She is passionate about continuing her education.  Her specific areas of interested include breast augmentation and reconstruction, facial aesthetics, dermal fillers, and anti-aging treatments. Her medical background with aesthetics has proven to be a great fit. She is also Coolsculpting Certified and helps manage the treatment cycles for patients to get the best result possible!

Summer – Certified Medical Assistant

Summer – Certified Medical Assistant at The Waltzman Institute Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics

Summer is the newest member of our Back Office team. She has a few years of experience in the medical field and a background working in urgent care centers. She received her Medical Assistant Certification from American Career College and is currently taking her prerequisites for nursing school.

Summer loves assisting Dr. Waltzman with in-office procedures and has hopes to become a Registered Nurse and assist in the operating room. Summer is always eager to learn something new and loves expanding her knowledge of the aesthetic industry to provide the best patient care possible.

If you meet Summer in our office, you will always be greeted with a sweet, warm welcome. Outside of work Summer enjoys spending time with her son, baking, or reading a good book. She is excited to be a part of the Waltzman team and get to know all of our wonderful patients.

CeCe – Front Office Coordinator

CeCe Front Office Coordinator at The Waltzman Institute Plastic Surgery & Aesthetics

CeCe is our social, fun, and outgoing Front Office Coordinator. Before becoming our Front Office Coordinator, CeCe was a surgical patient of Dr. Waltzman’s and got to witness firsthand the amazing patient care WPS has to offer. She brings strong customer service skills to our team and is excited to give our patients an amazing experience in our office.

CeCe has always had a love of helping others and worked for a Non-Profit Veterinary Organization for 12 years. She soon found her passion in customer service and has had a variety of opportunities in the service industry. From working in a bakery, to owning her own catering business, and eventually starting up her own permanent make-up salon. CeCe is extensively trained and fully certified in Microblading and Permanent Makeup Artistry and has been a PMU educator for 4 years.

In her free time, CeCe enjoys quality time with her family, two kids, and 3 dogs. She loves to travel and road trip as often as she can, especially to her hometown in Chicago. She has a love for music and enjoys spinning vinyl records for her kids and teaching them new things about music. CeCe is passionate about many things and excited about building relationships with all our amazing patients.