Plastic Surgery Staff
Annette has been Dr. Garramone’s Aesthetic Coordinator since 2004. She and her family moved to Cape Coral from Miami, where she worked in a plastic surgeon’s office for several years.
As Dr. Garramone’s Aesthetic Coordinator, Annette wears many hats! Most importantly, she enjoys taking time with each patient to assure they have the best possible experience from the moment they walk through the door until their treatment process is complete, which includes post-procedure care. With Annette’s knowledge in both surgical and non-surgical aesthetics, she serves as a wonderful educational resource. She also has a gentle, sensitive demeanor when interacting with patients both by phone and in our office, assuring them of the utmost confidentiality.
Annette brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in medical aesthetics. Many of our patients know and love Annette as she has developed a strong relationship with them over the years.
Julie, RN BSN is the senior member of Dr. Garramone’s Operating Room team. Prior to working with us, she worked in Illinois as an OR nurse and we were quite lucky to have her work join our team in 2008 when her family moved to Fort Myers. She has over 20 years of hospital and operating room experience and is dedicated to making every patient’s surgical experience safe and comfortable. Julie treats each patient like a member of her family. Julie and her husband have two beautiful girls and a cavapoo.
Stacey, RN is our recovery room nurse. Although most patients don’t remember meeting her, she helps every patient comfortably and safely wake up after their procedure.
Lindsey, Certified Surgical Technician. Lindsey was born in Fort Myers. She became a certified surgical technician in 2016, and is a member of the Association of Surgical Technicians national honor society. A Surgical tech is the member of the operating room team who assist with surgery and prepares the instruments for each case. Lindsey also works as our clinical aesthetic medical assistant when needed. She is married with two children. She and her family enjoy spending time boating and being involved with church activities. Lindsey says that she always wanted to be in the medical field to help people, and in plastic surgery, she is able to help patients feel better about themselves.
Tammy Cobb, Licensed Medical Aesthetician. Tammy started her career in the spa industry more than 17 years ago, with experience working in world-class resorts and medical spas. She has an exceptional talent for enhancing each individual’s appearance using the latest technology and products in the skincare industry. Tammy is a licensed aesthetician, Coolsculpting University trained and certified technician, certified medical electrologist and laser specialist. In her spare time, Tammy and her husband keep busy with three boys.
Danielle Brylanski, Licensed Medical Aesthetician
Dawn, Office Manager. Dawn moved to Florida from Minnesota in 2002, ultimately relocating to the Fort Myers area in 2014 to join the practice. She studied business as well as design while attending the University of Minnesota, Duluth. She has over 20 years of administrative experience working in Plastic Surgery and brings an extensive background and knowledge of cosmetic procedures, services and products. Her passion for patient satisfaction and the plastic surgery aesthetic industry is a perfect match for Dr Garramone’s innovative, and cutting-edge organization. Dawn says, “Dr Garramone is an exceptional surgeon and I am proud to work for him and his amazing team!”
Theresa, Patient Care Coordinator and Certified Surgical Technician. Theresa moved to Fort Myers in December 2017 from Stamford CT, and joined GPS shortly there after. Theresa has been working the the plastic surgery industry for over 18 years and as a surgical tech for over a decade. Theresa is also a Certified Coolsculpting Technician. Her extensive knowledge base of surgical and cosmetic procedures allows patients to feel comfortable. She approaches each patient with an unparalleled dedication and commitment, supporting them through every step of their procedure. Fun Fact – Theresa grew up as a professional roller skater!
Cathy, Medical Assistant. Cathy spent most of her childhood in Iowa, but finished off her high school year here in Florida. She explored her passion for patient care and in 2001 began in the cosmetic surgery. Joining our practice in 2016, Cathy is a strategic part of the hair-transplant team and a medical assistant for for both of our aesthetic providers. Always devoted to her patients and colleagues, she has been an incredibly valuable addition to the practice. Cathy brings a genuine enthusiasm to all aspects of her work, that our patients feel and deeply enjoy.
Lisa Ralph, Front Desk Coordinator. Lisa grew up in Miami, Florida, and moved to the Fort Myers area with her husband and three children in 2011. Lisa has been in the beauty and med-spa industry since 2000 and has a true desire to make every patient feel welcome and beautiful. Outside of work, Lisa is very involved with her church community and volunteering. In her free time, she enjoys party planning, entertaining, and helping her husband with his catering service. She says, “Dr. Garramone is an incredibly gifted surgeon. Working with him and his team of knowledgeable and caring women is a truly rewarding experience.”
Kami, Marketing and Community Outreach. Kami brings 25 years of experience in Public Relations and Marketing to Garramone Plastic Surgery. Throughout those years, Kami has served on many charitable organizational boards and has won numerous business awards. Her primary focus at Garramone Plastic Surgery is on outreach and patient acquisition by building relationships within the community. In her spare time, Kami and her husband enjoy participating in fishing tournaments and spending time with their children, grandchildren and their own four German Shepherds.
For more information about our Plastic Surgery Staff, or to schedule a consultation, please contact Dr. Garramone’s office today at 239.482.1900.