Meet Our Team
Our team is one of the best you’ll ever meet. Each individual has been selected for their exceptional personality and the entire team works together seamlessly. Our goal is to make your visit as comfortable and educational as possible. We all strive to provide all of the information you’ll need to make the important decisions which lead up to cosmetic surgery. It is our belief that completely satisfying a patient not only requires expert surgical treatment, but also comes from providing superior care to patients from their initial contact until the completion of their treatment.
Director of Patient Care
Ashley is a native Nevadan who is happily married and has three beautiful and talented children. She joined our practice in 2012 when she started as a receptionist at Dr. Dahan’s MediSpa and was subsequently promoted to front office manager. She is currently our practice office manager who is dedicated to ensuring that all of our patients and clients have the best experience possible.
Ashley always uses a blend of intelligence, experience and compassion when performing her duties. She is also an accomplished makeup artist and understands the needs of aesthetic patients. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Ashley.
Renee J Hinojosa, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC, CANS, CPSN
Nurse Practitioner; Botox and Dermal Filler injector
Renee received her BSN (1984), MSN (1989) and a Post Graduate Certificate in Nursing (2014) from the University of Missouri-Columbia. During the past twenty-six years, all her nursing experience has been in the field of aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.
She has obtained several national certifications to include Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist (ACNS-2014), Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist (CANS – 2013) and Certified Plastic Surgical Nurse (CPSN-2001). Renee is one of only three nurses to receive the CANS certification in Nevada and the only one in Reno. She is one of only three nurses to receive the CPSN certification in Nevada and is one of only two in Reno. Renee is an expert injector in the use of Botox, Juvederm® XC, Juvederm ® Voluma XC, and Juvederm® Ultra XC.
In addition to her clinical experience, Renee has been a national trainer for Aesthetic Advancements, Inc. for the past 8 years providing educational lectures and hands on experience for physicians and nurses.
Veronica Royat, CCMA
Veronica is a native Californian and a proud mom of two wonderful sons. She moved to Reno, NV in 2009 and became a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant in the state of Nevada in 2014. She joined Dr. Dahan’s practice in 2015 and is currently Dr. Dahan’s Medical Assistant. She is also a certified technician for Thermiva (vaginal rejuvenation) and Dermapen (microneedling).
Veronica is a dedicated, friendly and compassionate Medical Assistant who thoroughly enjoys caring for all our patients and clients ensuring that they have the most comfortable and best experience possible. Veronica is always available to answer any questions you may have about your cosmetic surgery, Thermiva, Dermapen , Cellfina, Coolsculpting, BHRT and other treatments we offer.
Patient Care Coordinator
Ana is one of our receptionists and a very skilled CoolSculpting technician. Ana is a very pleasant, compassionate and professional member of our team who works tirelessly to answer patient questions and coordinate their care. She is the mother of a beautiful young daughter and always seems to be happy and motivated to make sure that our patients have the best experience possible. She is very knowledgeable about all of the surgical and nonsurgical services that we offer at Advanced Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Clinical Aesthetician, Lymphatic Drainage & Facial Toning Specialist
Terrilee is a very passionate, caring, hard-working and dedicated aesthetician. She is very accomplished with over 20 years of experience in providing the highest level of skin care, microcurrent treatment, pre-/post-surgical lymphatic drainage, chemical peels and more recently, Dermapen treatments. Her training includes the Dr. Vodder method of Manual Lymphatic Drainage, and she is a graduate of the Reyner Training Institute for Dermatologic Skincare. She also is trained and certified with Obagi Clinical and ZO Skin Health, as well as Dermapen (microneedling). She also has a thriving microcurrent treatment practice which effectively maintains and improves facial muscular tone offering her clients a wonderful nonsurgical anti-aging treatment option. Terrilee strongly focuses on her clients’ individual beauty and wellness goals with an emphasis on the best skincare treatment possible. She always strives to provide the most consistent results which has earned her incredible loyalty from her clients who routinely express their gratitude and satisfaction.
The following is a LinkedIn review from Julie Frost, B.A.: “Terrilee is a genuine and caring individual who brings expertise to the (Aesthetician’s) table. I have had many facial and body treatments by highly skilled professionals in the past 20 years and Terrilee ranks to the top of the list. She is very knowledgeable in the area of anti-aging treatments and won’t try to sell you product unless she truly believes it will benefit you. Great service from a fantastic person!”
Cosmetologist, Waxing and Facial Specialist
Heather holds a Master’s Degree in Business Management and various undergraduate degrees within her field of expertise. She has received numerous training certificates in Aesthetics through ZO Obagi, Luma Lisse and Dermologica and has worked throughout her career with various skin care organizations.
During her training abroad, she learned a variety of skin care analysis techniques and numerous styles of treatments to tailor services for each client’s individual skin care needs. Heather has also had extensive training in Hollywood and Orange County, California, and is a “Master Waxer” specializing in gentle Brazilian waxing and full body waxing.
She has been a private business owner and cosmetologist specializing in skin care and aesthetics for over 30+ years in the states of California and Nevada. She brings an abundance of personalized knowledge, skill and experience to our team.
Heather has one teenage son and enjoys traveling, surfing, golfing, kickboxing, trailbike riding, and reading scientific and biomedical journals in her spare time.
Heather is skilled and trained in the most current procedures and products. She is a leading skin care specialist in the industry and is truly compassionate. She always encourages her clients to look and feel their best by providing the best skin care and current techniques available.
Heather’s best quality is that she is a seasoned veteran in the aesthetics business who is genuinely passionate about what she does and will always be available for her clients and co-workers to answer any questions.
Photos by Alain Dahan – Instagram @alain.dahan