At Ottawa Plastic Surgery, our success begins with the efforts of the hard-working people you'll meet here. Our plastic surgeons serve patients from communities in both Ontario and Quebec, and keeping everything on schedule is no small task. From that first phone call to your final follow-up visit, our team plays a part in every interaction you'll have at our practice. To get to know us in person, please begin by requesting a consultation or calling us at (613) 792-4137.
Alessandra, Administrative Assistant
Alessandra, the newest member of Ottawa Plastic Surgery, is excited to be a part of the growing team. Alessandra has a background in customer service and medical administration, and she is an Aesthetic graduate. She has always been passionate about the beauty industry, particularly aesthetics and cosmetics.
Alessandra is thrilled to put her customer service skills to good use at Ottawa Plastic Surgery, and she is always willing to lend a helping hand. Alessandra enjoys staying active by playing soccer, skiing, and attending ZUMBA® fitness classes. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, and she adores her younger cousins! Alessandra strives to make sure every patient has an excellent experience, and she is very excited to make patients her number-one priority.
Sharon, Registered Nurse
Sharon is our office's surgical Registered Nurse, who brings many years of diverse experience both in the hospital and in private surgical facilities. She has specialized in plastic surgery over the last 16 years. She enjoys working with patients and has a passion for providing quality patient-centred care. She is a member of the College of Nurses. Surgical patients will meet Sharon together with Dr. Silverman and Dr. Boyd during the initial consultation. She is here to answer any questions or concerns you might have, before or after surgery, and she will follow your recovery with Dr. Silverman and Dr. Boyd.
Christena, Aesthetic Clinical Specialist
Christena is originally from the Ottawa area. She attended McGill University where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She has been practicing the art of soft tissue enhancement with dermal fillers since 1998 when she was recruited by the Swedish Company Q-Med who is the manufacturer of the dermal filler Restylane®. She was part of the team that launched Restylane in Canada and she continued to work for Q-Med for 9 years as a physician educator, developing new techniques to inject dermal filler while managing the territory of Eastern Canada. As such, she has unique and extensive experience and training in soft-tissue facial enhancement.
As a member of the Ottawa Plastic Surgery team since 2006, Christena works closely with Dr. Silverman and Dr. Boyd to develop individual treatment plans that respect our client's goals, providing great outcomes. During your consultation, you will meet with either Dr. Boyd or Dr. Silverman, both of whom are board certified Plastic Surgeons. With Christena's experience comes great skill and experience in all aspects of aesthetic skin care, including administration of BOTOX® Cosmetic and soft tissue fillers.
Christena has built one of the largest non-surgical practices in the city and has treated thousands of patients achieving amazing natural looking results. She is approachable and you can be sure that she will be attentive to your needs and concerns.
She looks forward to seeing you at the clinic!
Vanessa, Patient Care Coordinator
Vanessa joined Ottawa Plastic Surgery in 2013 and loves being part of the experience for our plastic surgery patients. You'll meet Vanessa at your first consultation and she will walk you through the entire process, answer any questions you might have and she schedules patient surgeries with Dr. Silverman and Dr. Boyd. She is your go-to person for any questions or concerns you may have from day 1.
Vanessa has always had a passion for aesthetics, with her background as a medical aesthetician, she loves all things to do with beauty from the inside-out!
She enjoys helping patients throughout the process of achieving their goals of looking radiant and feeling confident.
In her spare time you can find Vanessa at her cottage, staying active at the gym, or at the dog park with her Great Dane, Stella.
Amy, Medical Aesthetician
"I really love what I do, it's my passion and it shows. I wish to use my skills and abilities to give each client the highest quality of care, exceptional service, and help achieve the most beneficial results."
Meet our newest medical aesthetician, Amy Randell. Amy graduated from Versailles Academy, Institute of Aesthetics and Cosmetology in 2007 with honours.
Upon graduating she has received several certifications and successfully completed courses in medical aesthetics and advanced skin analysis and skin treatments. Amy keeps up-to-date with the newest technology by attending continuing education seminars. With almost 10 years of experience in the industry, Amy is passionate about providing exceptional skin care services to her clients. She delivers highly advanced medical skin treatments with an extensive use and knowledge of medical skin care lines to achieve beautiful, clear, and healthy skin.
She specializes in analyzing skin and determines each person's unique needs with corrective skin care for people of all ages. She is proficient in chemical peels, microdermabrasion, IPL, laser hair removal, as well as skin resurfacing treatments. She believes in sharing her knowledge and educating her clients in order to achieve their ultimate goal. Request a consultation with Amy today.