These are the people that make Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute run smoothly.
The staff at the Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute have been carefully selected as the best in their respective fields. They have years of experience working in the Cosmetic Surgery industry and have all the requisite professional certifications. The Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute has a very thorough recruitment process to ensure the highest quality patient care, and each applicant must pass Dr. Jugenburg’s stringent screening requirements before being hired. Some of the criteria staff must fulfill are as follows:
- Board certification in their specialty
- Membership in their respective professional association
- Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support
- Continuing Medical Education to keep up to date with the latest advances in Medicine
Meet The Team
DR. MARTIN JUGENBURGSurgeon
Dr. Jugenburg obtained his undergraduate degree in Molecular Genetics and Molecular Biology at the University of Toronto, where he continued to study Medicine before beginning training at one of the world’s top Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery programs located in Winnipeg, Canada.
Following this training, Dr. Jugenburg was chosen from a world-wide pool of applicants to complete a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at one of the world’s most prestigious Cancer institutes, the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
During this time, Dr. Jugenburg had the opportunity to learn from some of the best, most accomplished Plastic Surgeons in the United States.
KIM MCDONALD, RNManaging Director
Our highly personable Managing Director, Kim McDonald is here to ensure all your needs are taken care of, and all your questions are answered. She arranges and books all procedures and ensures everything is in perfect order for your procedure.
Kim’s 20-year career in health care began when she became a Registered Nurse, graduating from Nursing School as Valedictorian. Kim furthered her career holding progressive positions at a variety of cosmetic and pharmaceutical companies, such as Allergan, the manufacturer of Botox, Juvederm, and Breast Implants. For over ten years her efforts were largely focused on the specialties of Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery in her capacity as Territory Manager, Clinical Liaison, and most recently Medical Officer.
Kim is currently continuing her studies at the University of Toronto as a part-time student in the Master of Divinity Program at Victoria College. Her professional background, continued studies, and dedication to excellence, enhances our ability to provide some of the world’s most advanced Plastic Surgery procedures at our new, private, state-of-the-art surgical clinic located at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto, Ontario.
NORA ROCHMANDirector of Administration and Patient Services
Nora Rochman oversees all administrative aspects of the clinic to ensure a smooth and hassle-free experience for all our patients. She will be your contact for all our pre-surgery forms, lab work and other documents required before you can have your surgery.[email protected]
VICTORIA COLE, RNOR Nurse
As our OR Nurse at the Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute, Victoria makes sure that our operating room runs smoothly and efficiently.[email protected]
JESSICA FARAONE, RNClinic Nurse
Jessia will follow your recovery and work with Dr. Jugenburg to ensure you heal quickly and problem free. She is here to answer all your questions, prepare you for your surgery and guide you through your recovery[email protected]
ALIYA HAJEE, RNClinical nurse - Coolsculpting specialist
Aliya is our Coolsculpting specialist who is an expert in all things Coolsculpting. She will assess you prior to your Coolsculpting treatment. She is an expert in Coolsculpting treatments. You may also see her during your surgery or follow up visits.[email protected]
REBECCA HALLAdministrative Assistant
Rebecca's role is to make sure your visit to our clinic goes smoothly. She will chat with you before you arrive to make sure you are well prepared, and is most likely to be the person to welcome you in once you arrive at our beautiful clinic[email protected]
RAMEETHA UTHAYAKUMARAdministrative Assistant
Rameetha's oversees our incoming phone calls, and is responsible for managing patients at our clinic.[email protected]
SELENA LEVINEAdministrative Assistant
Selena oversees incoming phone calls, answers your emails and welcomes patients when they arrive in our clinic.[email protected]
MARJO PRUDENCIONAdministrative Assistant
Marjo is likely one of the first people you speak to when you contact our clinic. She oversees incoming phone calls, answers your emails and welcomes patients when they arrive in our clinic.[email protected]
While we never hope to push them to their limit, our nurses are capable of handling any medical situation. The Toronto Cosmetic Surgery Institute employs nurses who are certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and have trained and worked in hospital ICUs, Emergency Departments, and Operating Rooms. In fact, most of our nurses have worked in the Operating Room for over 10 years and have the knowledge and experience to provide you with the highest standard of care.
You will be in good hands while you are asleep. Anesthesia services are provided by the Anesthetist Group from Humber River Regional Hospital. This is a large group of highly trained and experienced, board-certified Anesthesia specialists with extensive experience in Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Martin Jugenburg has worked with them for several years.
These specialists are experts at keeping you comfortable and pain free during your surgery. State of the art monitoring devices and their many years of experience with some of the most complex cosmetic surgery procedures ensure that you are in good hands while asleep.
We are always available to answer any questions, to see you and to talk to you. There is a live person reachable 24/7 to answer your questions or relieve your concerns.
It is this attention, in addition to the exceptional surgical care you receive from Dr. Jugenburg, that makes our team one of the best teams out there.
Stephanie was charge of our BRA DAY (Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day) set up in the Royal York Hotel this year. Here she is with Mary-Jo from Allergan who helped us and sponsored us for this event. Nora, Dr. Jugenburg, Rebecca, and Kim in the background.
Rebecca, Stephanie, and Sarah answer your emails, phone calls and get you checked in when you arrive at our clinic.