Luciana is a Colorado native and has been a nurse since 2013. She graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Her past nursing experience is in trauma and surgery. She developed a love for plastics in the operating room and made the transition to join the Ladner Facial Plastic Surgery team as our clinical nurse manager. She is passionate about nursing and safe patient care. In her free time, Luciana enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and cooking.
Annetta is originally from Kansas City. She attended the University of Missouri, Columbia. Annetta has been with Dr. Ladner’s practice since 2013 when she made the transition from the beauty industry to the medical side of aesthetics. She will be there to guide you through the entire surgical process, including the initial consultation, scheduling surgery, advising on payment options, and answering any questions that you may have. Annetta gets great satisfaction from creating open and honest relationships with Dr. Ladner’s patients. In her spare time, Annetta enjoys playing golf, working in the garden, and watching her kids play sports. She is married with 2 daughters and resides in beautiful Golden, CO.
A native of Hawaii, Carolyn attended Seattle University receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Administration. Carolyn has been in the medical profession for over 25 years, and has specialized in plastic and cosmetic surgery for the last 12 years. As Dr. Ladner’s clinical assistant, she will assist you from your initial consultation all the way through your post-operative care. She treats each patient like a family member, and her warm personality makes patients immediately feel at ease during their surgical experience. In her free time, Carolyn enjoys the Colorado great outdoors, cooking, and spending time with her dog Ivy.
Savannah is a Certified Medial Assistant, spending the last 3 1/2 years working as a Medical Assistant for a top Aesthetics Doctor in Cherry Creek. Savannah is passionate about the cosmetic-aesthetic field and making patients feel beautiful and their absolute best! On her free time, Savannah loves to spend it with her dog and hike around beautiful Colorado.
Maureen moved to Colorado from New Jersey in 1992. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Scranton and has been in the medical profession for over 30 years. She made the transition from perioperative nursing to aesthetics four years ago and is very excited to be a part of such an amazing team of professionals. She lives in beautiful Morrison, CO and enjoys hiking, camping, traveling, and going to concerts at Red Rocks.
Jen’s parents were both in the Navy and she enjoyed an adventurous childhood moving from coast to coast. She always knew she wanted to work in healthcare and has been licensed as a nurse since 2002. She brings a wealth of experience to her role as our Director of Nursing thanks to her background in critical care, nursing leadership, and trauma surgery. Jen has a passion for excellence and works hard to make sure the surgical team at Ladner Facial Plastic Surgery is well-prepared, running efficiently, and consistently meeting the standards for accreditation. She finds balance in her life by practicing yoga and seeking sunshine-filled adventures.
Marie was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. She received her nursing degree there in 2009. Since then she has worked in various areas including ICU, recovery, OR, and admissions. Part of her love of working with Ladner Facial Plastic Surgery is the team aspect of the close knit group. If she’s not working you can find her in various workout classes or walking her dog around the city with her husband.