Our Team

The entire staff at Lieberman & Parikh Facial Plastic Surgery and L&P Aesthetics is dedicated to offering exceptional patient care and delivering the most natural results for the face, for the skin, for the hair and for the body. Visit our Providers page to learn more about our medical staff.

Jeannie Boccaccini, RN – Director of Nursing at AAASC

Jeannie is a Board Certified Cardiovascular Registered Nurse with 20 years of acute care experience. She is thrilled to be the Director of Nursing at 

Jeannie Boccaccini, RN – Director of Nursing at AAASC

AAASC as it allows her to be in an environment where she can provide excellent care and best patient experience possible. Before joining L&P Aesthetics & AAASC, Jeannie was a nurse manager for a multi-speciality ambulatory surgery center in Silicon Valley.
 
Hometown: San Jose, CA

Likes: Spending time with my family, snowboarding with my teenage son and hiking in the warm months.

Favorite Treatment: Rhinoplasty. The results of this procedure can have a big impact on one’s self esteem. There are subtle changes as well as dramatic changes with Rhinoplasty. Dr Lieberman is able to keep the uniqueness of each patient and help them make the changes they are looking for, all the while maintaining the person’s individuality.  I am always so excited and happy for these patients when they come in. 

Melissa Cutler – Licensed Aesthetician & Buccal Massage Expert

Melissa Cutler - Licensed Aesthetician & Buccal Massage Expert

A lifelong passion for skin care, health and beauty led Melissa to become a licensed aesthetician and skincare provider at L&P Aesthetics. Prior to this role, Melissa was an entrepreneur in the biotech and pharmaceutical industries. She’s inspired by the latest advancements in skin care and travels around the world to take classes from innovative skin care providers so that she can bring knowledge back to her patients. She recently trained with Joelle Ciocco, the inventor of Buccal Massage in Paris to become a Buccal and Sculpture Massage provider.

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA and Salt Lake City, UT

Likes: Running marathons (she’s qualified and completed nine Boston Marathons), traveling around the world and supporting a girl’s school and women’s education center in Mozambique, Africa.  

Favorite Treatment: Dermalifusion with dermaplaning because the results are seen immediately and last beyond a few days. 

Catrina Hernandez – Surgical Technician, Medical Assistant

Catrina Hernandez, surgical tech at L&P Aesthetics

Catrina brings with her over 9 years of medical experience in plastic surgery, ENT & ophthalmic surgery arenas. As a highly organized and self-driven individual she pursued a degree as a surgical technician. She works with Dr. Lieberman and Dr. Parikh in the operating room making each case go smoothly and optimizing every patient’s experience.

When the team is not in the operating room, Catrina brings the same level of dedication, efficiency and passion to the clinic as our medical assistant.

Hometown: Santa Clara, CA

Likes: Spending time with her family and watching her two sons play sports

Favorite Treatments: Liquid Gold Eye Treatment and under-eye filler because they both correct my dark, under-eye circles in pain-free ways! Also, you can’t go wrong with quarterly facials to maintain clear and bright skin.

Mandi Lonergan, RN, BSN & Director Of Cosmetic Nursing at L&P Aesthetics

Mandi Lonergan, RN, BSN & Director Of Cosmetic Nursing at L&P Aesthetics

Mandi has been a registered nurse for over 13 years and has extensive training in the head and neck anatomy. She began her nursing career in the post-surgical unit of Stanford Hospital where she worked with both Drs. Lieberman and Parikh while they were Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery residents.  After five years,  she moved with her family  to Santa Rosa where she worked in the intensive care and peri-operative units. Now that Mandi is back on the Peninsula, she has become a well-sought after aesthetics nurse specializing in lip injections, the liquid lift, CoolSculpting and laser skin resurfacing including the Halo Hybrid Laser and BBL Forever Young treatments. She is passionate about enhancing a person’s natural look with safe injections and treatments loves working with Drs. Lieberman and Parikh again. Learn more about Mandi by following her on Instagram at @forthefacebayarea_rn or checking out this video

Hometown: Ripon, CA

Likes: Spending time with her husband and and two children, traveling, and gardening

Favorite Treatments: Fillers for facial rejuvenation and lip augmentation are my favorite to get and to give!

Morgan MacKean – Front Office Manager

Morgan MacKean, front office coordinator at L&P Aesthetics

Morgan is a Bay Area native who serves as the front office manager at L&P Aesthetics. She is also a licensed cosmetologist specializing in eyelash extension services. Prior to being an employee, Morgan was a surgery patient of the doctors and fully understands the journey patients take when they elect for surgery or any cosmetic treatment. With her kind demeanor and attention to detail, Morgan strives to make sure patients feel comfortable, safe, and well cared for at our practice.

Hometown: Los Gatos, CA

Likes: Fitness, painting and eyelash extensions

Favorite Treatment: Dermalinfusion

Eliana Ramirez – Cosmetic Nurse

Eliana has been working in the medical field for ten years. She first worked for an internal medicine clinic as the front desk coordinator and then at Stanford hospital in the patient financial clearance department. She now holds two bachelors degrees in nursing and health sciences and has a cosmetologist license. Eliana admires the leadership at L&P and enjoys being around the hardworking L&P team.

Hometown: Fremont, Ca

Likes: I enjoy hanging out with my husband and family, shopping, traveling and baking.

Favorite Treatment: I have a few favorite treatments. Broad Band Light gets rid of browns and reds. And I love that there is virtually no downtime. Lip filler is another one of my favorites. I love it because it instantly creates a hydrating and defined look.

Michelle Ressler – Patient Care Coordinator

Michelle Ressler - Patient Care Coordinator

As the Patient Care Coordinator, Michelle oversees every aspect of the patient’s journey from the first consultation to post-operative care. It is her job to ensure every patient feels comfortable with the decisions they are making and ecstatic with the results they ultimately receive.

Having previously owned her own skin care studio and now currently co-owning her husband’s chiropractic practice, Michelle has extensive experience in office management, business, sales and accounting.

With five years experience working directly with plastic surgery patients, Michelle has invaluable knowledge about the surgical process that she shares with patients during their transformation. Her caring demeanor and attention to detail make her the perfect fit for this role.

Hometown: South Lake Tahoe, CA

Likes: Hanging out with family and friends, snow skiing, travel and long weekends.

Favorite Treatments: Lip filler and our signature Liquid Gold Eye Treatment.

Yolanda Rivera – Practice Manager

Yolanda Rivera - Practice Manager

Yolanda joined the practice after a successful career in the global banking industry. She was a senior director at Visa, and the executive director of global technologies of HSBC Latin America before deciding to settle down in Palo Alto.

Yolanda is an invaluable resource for the practice not only for her expert business sense but also for the passion and knowledge of aesthetic medicine she shares with our patients.

Hometown: Soledad, CA

Likes: Traveling as much as possible.

Favorite Treatment: Ultherapy

Deanna Sanchez – Front Desk Coordinator

Deanna Sanchez - Front Desk Coordinator

Deanna studied at The Salon Professional Academy in San Jose to become a Licensed Aesthetician and went to massage therapy school before joining L&P Aesthetics. She’s always wanted to work in a medical spa and is excited to learn about the business by working the front of house for L&P Aesthetics. When she’s not working, Deanna loves spending time with family and friends, going shopping and grabbing a good bites to eat.

Hometown: San Jose, CA

Likes: In addition to hanging with family and friends, Deanna meditates daily

Favorite Treatment: Microneedling with PRP is a life changing treatment for your skin! I am obsessed.

Anita Schuessler, RN, BSN – Cosmetic Nurse

Anita S

Anita Schuessler, RN, BSN has extensive training both as a registered nurse and as a former aesthetician. She came to L&P Aesthetics after working at a cosmetic dermatology practice and is excited to work both with surgical patients at AAASC and with facial rejuvenation patients at L&P Aesthetics. She aesthetic sensibilities and ethics. When Anita is not working, she’s probably walking her poodle, trying new recipes or hanging out with friends.

Hometown: New York City, NY

Likes: Paris, books by the author Javier Marias, and wondering endlessly through flea markets

Favorite Treatments: I have so many favorites, but if I had to choose, it would be BBL because it brings skin to the next level.

Issabella Shields Grantham – Marketing Director

Issabella Shields Grantham, Marketing Director

Izzy leads our marketing efforts with her diverse skill set in marketing, campaign management, public relations, event production and design. She’s a creative and strategic thinker with marketing experience in a variety of industries from high-tech to the arts and aesthetic medicine. Other career highlights include producing the Oakland Internet Cat Video Festivals, curating large-scale video art installations and working on the reveal of Virgin Galactic’s SS2 space shuttle.

Hometown: Houston, TX

Likes: Yoga, hiking and true crime podcasts.

Favorite Treatments: Microneedling transforms my skin, BOTOX reduces my gummy smile and forehead wrinkles, and CoolSculpting is just amazing.

Colleen Shimamoto – Director Of Skin Care Licensed Aesthetician & Medical Assistant

Colleen Shimamoto - Director Of Skin Care Licensed Aesthetician & Medical Assistant

Colleen, a licensed aesthetician and medical assistant for over 15 years, is passionate and dedicated to helping others resolve their skin care concerns. At L&P Aesthetics, under the supervision of Drs. Lieberman & Parikh, she customizes treatment regimens that focus on results. Her passion for skincare stems from her own battle with cystic acne and hyper-pigmentation which makes her especially empathetic and experienced at treating these conditions.

Before joining L&P, Colleen was the Director of Education at world-renowned skin care manufacturer. She was primarily responsible for training top aestheticians across the US and assisting in research and development of new skincare products.

Because of this Colleen has a deep understanding of skincare ingredients and the formulation of products which she shares with her patients as she builds realistic & effective home-care regimens and treatment plans for her patients.

Hometown: Stockton, CA

Likes: French sauvignon blancs and devouring podcasts and T.V. series.

Favorite Treatment:  BBL Forever Young is a game-changer.

Cassandra Villasenor – Social Media Coordinator & Content Creator 

Cassandra Villasenor - Social Media Coordinator & Content Creator

Honey Villena-Flores – Medical Assistant & AAASC Administrator 

Honey Villena - Medical Assistant & Nursing Student

Honey has over a decade of experience in the medical industry with a degree in phlebotomy. She likes working at L&P Aesthetics because she combines her passion for caring for patients as medical assistant and organizational capabilities as the AAASC Administrator. Her professional demeanor and keen organizational skills help keep harmony in the office.

Honey strives for excellence with every encounter. She’s a mom of two and loves to dance!

Hometown: Cebu, Philippines

Likes: Family trips to Disney!

Favorite Treatment: BOTOX keeps the wrinkles at bay and my jawline nice and slim.

Request your consultation online or call (650) 327-3232 to schedule an appointment to see us in the Bay Area in our Palo Alto office.

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