Santa Barbara


Studio City



Meet the Staff

Meet the Staff

Meet Our Team

Our staff is the pride of our practice. They provide professional and heart-warming service to ensure that your plastic surgery experience exceeds all expectations. Our goal is to make you comfortable and confident in your decision. The staff will provide you an unparalleled level of care with a personal touch that is truly unique to our practice. Our staff work in our plastic surgery practice, medspa and surgery center (housed within our facility). This continuity of care increases your privacy and provides additional comfort from beginning to end. Please use this opportunity to learn about our marvelous staff.

Chief Operating Officer


Our Patient Coordinator, walks you through every step of your procedure from start to finish. Her in-depth
knowledge of all facial plastic surgeries, body contouring procedures, and laser treatments allows her to give every
patient a clear image of what to expect before, during, and after the procedure. Geena compassionate and personable
qualities will make your experience a comfortable and enjoyable one.

General Manager


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Medical Assistant


Lupita is our medical, & back office assistant. She is passionate about working with patients and coordinating every aspect of their care. She assists the doctors with consults, medical histories, pre and post-operative care. Lupits offers individualized guidance to ensure a pleasant, safe, and comfortable experience for each patient, from surgery to recovery.

Registered Nurse & Operating Room Coordinator


Cathy is a registered nurse at our surgery center. She takes pride in caring for our patients and will make you feel comfortable immediately upon entering our facility. Cathy is one of the nurses who circulates in our operating room. She also serves on our surgery centers executive board.

Aesthetic Coordinator


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Surgical Technician


Lupe is our surgical technician in our surgery center. She assists with patient evaluations and workups, as well as operating room maintenance requirements of the surgery. Lupe’s calm demeanor ensures each surgery patient has a positive experience.

Instrument Tech


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Surgical Technician


Rebecca is our surgical technician in our surgery center. She assists with patient evaluations and workups, as well as operating room maintenance requirements of the surgery. With her warm presence, Rebecca makes sure that each patient has a positive surgical experience

PACU Recovery Registered Nurse


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Surgical Tech & Supply Manager


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Aesthetic Nurse Specialist

Candy Duffy

Candy Duffy, R.N. is our nurse injector and laser specialist who performs injectable and laser treatments at our facility. As an ER and aesthetic nurse, Candy’s experience makes every treatment smooth. Her top priority is her patient’s safety and comfort.

PACU Recovery Registered Nurse


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Plastic Surgeon M.D.

Dr. Daniel Kolder

Daniel G. Kolder, M.D. is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. As a highly trained plastic surgeon,his specialties include tummy tucks; liposuction; breast augmentation, lifts and reduction; facelifts; upper and lower blepharoplasty as well as a variety of non-surgical aesthetic procedures. He is best-known for his warm, easy manner, compassionate care, and beautiful, natural results.

Pacifica Dermatologist

Dr. Larissa Larsen

Dr. Larsen believes a strong commitment to patient education is paramount. And her primary goal is to assure her patient’s comfort throughout their visits and treatments. Crucial to this approach is actively engaging patients in their treat­ment decisions. It is rewarding to her to find an effective treatment for complicated dermatologic conditions and ultimately
collaborating with other medical specialties to optimize patient care.

Aesthetic Registered Nurse

Celine Collins

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Aesthetic Registered Nurse

Erica Gregson

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Chief Financial Officer

Curtis Anderson

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Dr. Daniel G. Kolder

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

As a highly trained plastic surgeon, Dr. Kolder’s specialties include:
Tummy Tucks + Liposuction + Breast Augmentation + Breast Lifts + Breast Reduction + Facelifts + Armlifts + Upper & Lower Blepharoplasty, as well as a variety of non-surgical aesthetic procedures. Dr. Kolder is also known to have a warm, easy manner, compassionate care, with surgical results that are beautiful and natural.

See Below Dr. Kolder’s Procedure Videos.

Patient Testimonial

“I was so pleased I chose to go to Dr Kolder! Not only do I love his staff, they are so helpful, efficient and just plain fun to talk to, Dr. Kolder makes you feel at ease with his knowledge and disposition. My surgery results were amazing and my recovery was made easy knowing I could call any time and get immediate attention and information. I highly recommend Dr. Kolder and his entire staff…”