Meet Our Staff
Laura grew up in North Carolina and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. She has 4 years’ experience as a medical assistant in Dermatology. Laura is excited to contribute her knowledge and skills in a plastic surgery setting, where she gets to see patients realize their innermost strength and beauty.
Laura and her husband moved to Bluffton in July 2014, and they absolutely love the area! They enjoy fishing and taking their dog, Hailey, to the beach. Laura loves sharing surfside stories with her parents, who actually honeymooned on Hilton Head some years ago.
Cecilia was born in Jalisco, Mexico and came to the U.S. in 2001. She obtained her Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate at Southland Nursing Home in Peachtree City, Georgia, where she worked for over four years.
In 2005, Cecilia started working as a Spanish translator for an OB/GYN in Atlanta, and 2 years later she was promoted to office manager. She was then offered the opportunity to manage a new OB/GYN clinic in Hilton Head. She served as the Clinical Manager for the Hilton Head clinic for more than 6 years until the office closed in 2011.
Upon moving to Hilton Head, Cecilia fell in love with the Lowcountry and its people. She became very involved in the Hispanic community, volunteering for health fairs as well as P.A.S.O.S., which is a March of Dimes program for the Hispanic community. Cecilia also served as a medical translator with Volunteers in Medicine from 2011 to 2013.
Cecilia’s husband is a local law enforcement officer and also serves as a Captain in the U.S. Army Reserves. The couple has two beautiful children. Cecilia enjoys baking and reading. She loves her career and plans to continue her education in the medical field.
Coty joined Pinnacle Plastic Surgery in April 2016. Coty, a Georgia native, relocated to Bluffton in January of 2016 with her husband. Her beautiful daughter, Kelsi, is still in Georgia attending college in the Atlanta area. Coty has worked in other medical specialties and is excited to bring her many years of experience to the field of plastic surgery. Coty enjoys spending time with her family and friends, especially her fur babies, Dyson and Mo. Since moving to the area, she has taken an interest in kayaking and loves exploring the beautiful Lowcountry.