Meet the Staff Members

Serving Bonita Springs, Estero, Fort Myers, Marco Island, & Naples, Florida

Rosa

Rosa is a Registered Nurse and assists in surgery as well as in the recovery room.  She is a member of the American Society for Plastic Surgery Nurses and has been with Dr. Pena since 2005. She is the backbone of the practice and is involved with every single aspect of the practice. She performs the Dermapen/Microneedling with PRP and is certified to perform the ThermiVa™ nonsurgical rejuvenation treatments.

Kelley

Kelley has been employed since 2003 by the practice and is a receptionist and scheduler with a vast knowledge of our procedures.  Her vibrant personality is an asset in her personalized communication to our patients. If you need something done, Kelley will make it happen!

Lori 

Lori is the Physician Assistant in the practice. She uses Intense Pulsed Light and Asclera® Sclerotherapy to provide clients with the most advanced skin care treatments.  Lori also does Laser Hair Removal&  Fractional CO2 laser resurfacing. She is a talented cosmetic injectionist adding artistry to BOTOX®, Juvederm, and Sculptra® Aesthetic injections!

Tina

Tina has worked at La Piel Spa for over 14 years. Originally from Kentucky, Tina and her husband decided to move to Southwest Florida when she was transferred to Southwest Florida by Estee Lauder to work at our local Maas Brother. She has lived here for over 30 years, 23 of which she has worked in the local beauty industry. Tina spent many years working at the Naples Saks Fifth Avenue where she trained on over the counter products as well as becoming one of the Chanel Resident makeup artists. With the excellent training that she had in the beauty industry she decided to expand her skills and begin her career as a Medical Esthetician 17 years ago.

Working for a Plastic Surgeon has allowed Tina to have access to training on all of the newest machines and medical skincare service and products that are available today! She has kept up with all of the latest advances in clinical treatments and peels and likes to practice an educational approach to all of her services. She has a strong belief in combining these clinical treatments with a relaxing spa setting to achieve the desired goals of her clients.

She is trained and certified in Microneedling, Microblading, ThermiSmooth® Face, Skinceuticals Biomedic MicroPeel® and MicroPeel®+, Microdermabrasion, Medical Grade Chemical Peels (Blue Peel, VI Peel®, Jessners), Teen and Adult Acne Treatments, Medical Grade Facials (HydraFacial MD®, Dermaplaning, European), Lash and Brow Tinting, and Brow Waxing and Shaping. All of these services are specifically crafted for each client, while assuring their skin condition and concerns are met with professionalism and individualized care.

“I have clients who have been with me since the beginning….Thank you!!! Because of you, I love what I do, and I can’t wait to keep growing my passion and practice” ~ Tina

Kathie

Kathie has fulfilled her dream to help people achieve the highest level in facial skin care possible.  With over 15 years experience At La Piel Spa, Kathie beings detailed analysis and treatment options for her clients.  She is committed to providing the greatest benefit of all treatments for clients of any age. She has recently added Eyelash Extensions to her repertoire!

Geoff

Geoff is our business Manager.  He graduated with a Master of Business Degree  from the University of Miami in 2002.  He has been with the Dr. Pena  since 2008.  He is responsible for all the management, marketing, and accounting of the practice.  Geoff possess all the qualities that are required in a business manager. The best way to describe his work ethic is honest, loyal and dedicated to his employer and staff as well as to assuring the best client/ patient experience!

Maria 

Maria is a Licensed Practical Nurse and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses. She is dedicated to our patients, and as Surgical Coordinator for Dr. Pena, her responsibilities include being a liaison between surgery patients and the office. In addition, Maria meets all our surgical patients and is responsible for producing quotes for each procedure and scheduling all surgeries. She is the "master scheduler"!

Karan

Karan is one of Dr. Pena’s Surgical Technicians, and is a familiar sight to all our office patients before, and after surgery.  Her compassionate demeanor and knowledge of procedures is ideal for the kind of patient experience we strive to provide. Her favorite part about her job is being a part of the "Mommy Makeover". Having two children herself, she knows that we can all use a little help after having children. She loves her job!

Carol

Carol has been a licensed cosmetologist for 30 years. She has worked as a hair dresser, makeup artist, and esthetic facial specialist. She decided to take her beauty license to a new level and went back to school to become a Certified Surgical Technician. She works with Dr. Peña in the operating room at Peña Plastic Surgery assisting with surgeries. She is certified in ThermiVa, our nonsurgical Vaginal Rejuvenation. Impressively, Carol seems equally comfortable on either side of the aesthetic world. She is also certified in Cavi-Lipo®, which helps reduce unwanted areas of fat. Carol recently obtained her tattoo license and is specializing in microblading of the eyebrows. Come in and meet with her for an appointment today! 

Tammy

Tammy is a licensed electrologist and aesthetician that focuses on Laser Hair Removal and IPL photorejuvenation. She is a master at waxing and vows to keep you "hair free"!

Melody

Melody is one of our massage therapists. With years of experience and many techniques mastered, she can relax your mind as your tightness and soreness leave your body. She has a passion for music and loves singing for others.

Jimena

Jimena is an enthusiastic and gifted therapeutic professional with passion to help others improve their physical and emotional health. She has the ability and experience to identify problem areas and apply the necessary comprehensive specific therapy. She has professional healing modalities with well-rounded healthcare knowledge and is able to apply effective natural techniques to improve bodily functions and energy flow with powerful, profound and compassionate care that eliminates stress, relieves depression and minimizes pain.

She has established a reputation as a massage therapist with a healing and therapeutic touch that combines several techniques. Her passion for her work is felt through her healing hands and is commended for not only her expertise in massage but also in her nurturing persona.

Jimena is a graduate of the Florida Health Academy in Naples, Florida and is Nationally Board Certified in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. 

Katrina

 

Katrina started her 25 year aesthetic career in Seattle, Washington, where she obtained her education and studies in Bio-Chemistry and concurrently obtained her Aesthetic License to pursue time with the beauty, advanced skincare, and makeup artistry business.

Over the years she saw the advancements with non-invasive procedures that were being introduced to the ever changing anti-aging industry of aesthetics. Therefore; she decided to take on a more Medical Aesthetic approach and followed the technology to pursue her additional education to include receiving her training and license as a Certified Medical Electrologist/Laser Specialist. This became an excellent opportunity to combine traditional aesthetic services to now include laser and other light based choices for her goal in the preservation of healthy glowing skin for her clientele.

At La Piel Spa, Katrina focuses on custom blended medical grade peels, microneedling, HydraFacial MD® treatments, along with the hybrid of fractionated resurfacing and radiofrequency skin tightening treatments, scar revision, reduction of sun-damage with IPL, and laser hair removal. Katrina is also one of our certified and trained body contouring specialists with the Sculpsure® and Cavi-Lipo®, fat reduction procedures available for those discerning areas. She is also a member of The Esthetics Association of Florida. She is thrilled and honored to work for Dr. Peña, a brilliant board certified plastic surgeon, and feels that she is part of the strongest aesthetic team in all of SouthWest Florida. 

Natasha

Natasha is the Spa Manager at La Piel Spa by Dr. Manuel M. Peña. Originally from Chicago, Natasha brings almost 10 years of medical spa experience with her, 5 of which have been as a spa manager. Natasha attended DePaul University where she received her Bachelor's in Business in 2003 and graduated Valedictorian of her Masters Program in 2007. In her free time she loves volunteering and giving back to those who are in need. She is a founding member of the Bonita Kiwanis YP, an active member of the Believing in Girls Society at PACE, a committee member for Project Help, and has volunteered with the Passion Foundation, the Cancer Alliance of Naples, and the Make a Wish Foundation of Southwest Florida. 

As Spa Manager, Natasha is responsible for the majority of the behind-the-scenes duties of the practice. She assists our staff with client scheduling and handling of all product inventories. She is a great source of information with her knowledge of the various procedures performed. Natasha makes sure our spa runs properly and her main objective is that you feel welcome and comfortable from the initial phone call through the post-treatment. She works closely with Dr. Peña and our Business Manager, Geoff, to coordinate and setup events, promotions, and seminars, as well. Please do not hesitate to contact her as she handles your inquiries regarding procedures with compassion and discretion. 

 

At the Naples plastic surgery practice of Naples Cosmetic Surgeon, Dr. Manuel Peña, our entire staff is focused on one primary objective: to ensure each patient is completely satisfied with both the level of care and the results they receive from us. You will find that everything we do is designed to fulfill the obligation we have to make your experience a spectacular one.

Flexible and Attentive

Each member of our staff, from nurses to surgical and administrative staff members, is ready and willing to give you the kind of attention you deserve. We believe in not only delivering top-notch techniques and follow-up care, but also in keeping you informed and letting you know exactly what to expect.

With You Every Step

If you need help at any time before, during or after your procedure, our staff members will be here to assist you. We understand that, for many of our patients, this may be your first cosmetic surgery experience. There can be a lot of concerns and anxiety that come with physical changes. We will explain everything and let you ask as many questions as you need to feel completely comfortable with your decision.

Committed to Your Goals

We do not just perform routine cosmetic surgery procedures. At our Florida cosmetic surgery practice, we personalize each treatment based on your unique needs and wants. Dr. Peña and his staff want to give you results that not only look amazing but also fit in well with your long-term appearance goals. We encourage you to share your concerns and objectives with us in order to ensure we are customizing your procedure or procedures accordingly.

Your facial contouring and body rejuvenation goals are our goals, too.

If you are considering cosmetic surgery in the Naples, Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, or Estero, Florida area, trust Dr. Manuel Peña and his experienced staff with your appearance investment. To get started, please contact plastic surgeon Manuel Peña, MD today to set up an initial plastic surgery consultation.