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Terri C. PA-C

Licensed and Certified Physician Assistant

Terri is a licensed healthcare professional who practices medicine in partnership with Lenore Sikorski, MD. She specializes in dermatology and has extensive experience treating a wide variety of skin conditions and diseases.

Prior to joining the practice, Terri worked in a private dermatology practice in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. Terri evaluates and treats a variety of dermatology patients. She performs medical and cosmetic dermatologic procedures such as biopsies, excisions, chemical peels and laser treatments.

Terri received a BS in Biology from UCLA and then received her Master in Medical Sciences from the Yale School of Medicine. She is certified by the NCCPA (National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants). She is a member of the American and California Academies of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. 

 

Chelseah DChelseah D. PA-C

Licensed and Certified Physician Assistant

Chelseah PA-C is a licensed Physician Assistant who specializes in the field of dermatology. She has treated a wide range of medical skin conditions, encompassing acne, skin cancers and various dermatological rashes. She works with each person on an individual level to help them meet their optimal skin care needs; understanding their specific skin care goals and working through their frustrations and barriers to help them reach their end goal.

Chelseah joined our practice after working for 4 years at a dermatology clinic in Rancho Mirage, California. There she specialized in skin cancer removal as well as treatment of various dermatologic skin conditions. She also performed cosmetic injections of toxins and fillers.

Chelseah is originally from Michigan, where she graduated with her B.S from Michigan State University with high honors. She then moved to California to attain her masters of Science degree at Loma Linda University in Physician Assistant Studies. She is a certified Physician Assistant who has been practicing in dermatology since graduation.

She enjoys helping patients through the often-tough road of skin dilemmas so they can be happy and confident in themselves.

 

 Polly VPolly V.

Licensed and Certified Physician Assistant

Polly Vallone, PA-C is a Certified Physician Assistant who received her degree at Stanford University. Polly completed her undergraduate degree at the University of California Santa Barbara where she majored in Biology. To maintain her certification, Polly completes over 100 continuing medical education hours every two years and takes her recertification board exam every ten years. These requirements enable her to stay current with the ever evolving practice of medicine.

She treats sun-damaged skin, diagnoses and treats skin cancer, as well as an array of common dermatologic conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, rashes, warts, pigment disorders, alopecia, acne, and rosacea. She performs biopsies, excisions, C and D’s, and cryotherapy. She has a strong knowledge base of all types of lasers. Polly has been trained on pulse dye lasers, CO2, photofacial (IPL), hair removal, excimer, Erbium, Radiofrequncy, NdYag, blue light PDT, Fraxel and Ultherapy. She enjoys the art of fillers and Botox and strives to give her patients the best version of themselves by enhancing their natural beauty. Polly has extensive training with chemical peels, Botox, Juvederm, Voluma, Restylane, Sculptra and Belotero.

Her professional affiliation include membership in the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Polly is licensed to practice dermatologic medicine by The Medical Board of California. She is warm and personable. It is obvious when you meet her, she truly enjoys what she does. Polly makes long lasting relationships with her patients. She likes to spend her free time with her three children and her husband.

 

Michelle L.

Practice Director

Michelle loves to watch our patients leave the practice feeling better about themselves. Her favorite aspect of working for Natural Image OC is seeing the “art” that is created in her patients everyday by Dr. Sikorski. When she is not in the office, Michelle enjoys paddle-boarding with her family.

 

Sandy HSandy H.

Medical Assistant / CoolSculpting Specialist

Sandy has been a member of Dr. Sikorski’s staff for over eight years and enjoys assisting her in dermatology and cosmetic procedures. She received her medical assisting certificate from Bryman College in 1996.

Sandy received her CoolSculpting certification over two years ago and performs all of the CoolSculpting treatments in the office.

In addition to being a medical assistant, Sandy is also a trained makeup artist who enjoys making people feel beautiful. Sandy adds a lovely element to our staff bringing creativity, medical experience, and patient care skills.

 

Ashley LAshley L.

Medical Assistant

Ashley was born and raised in Southern California.  She attended Newbridge College where she received her Registered Medical Assistant License and has been working in Plastic Surgery and Dermatology.  She is currently working towards becoming an LVN.  Ashley is very family oriented  and enjoys outdoor activities which include running, swimming, and watching football and baseball. During the summer  season you can  find Ashley teaching swim lessons.

Ashley’s Favorite Products:
Elta UV Pure because it is water resistant and stay’s on hours after being in the pool.Skin Medica’s TNS Essential Serum is another one of her favorite’s to help improve the texture of her skin and prevent free radical damage.

 

EricaErica S.

Medical Assistant

Raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Erica enjoys arts and crafts and spending time with her friends. She moved to Southern California two years ago and began her journey into the medical field as an EMT.

 

Jennifer SJennifer S.

Patient Relations / Skincare Specialist

Jennifer is the newest addition to the Natural Image front office staff. She joins us with over 22 years of customer service experience. With a keen understanding of customer service, Jennifer greets each patient with a smile, and is known to go above and beyond to exceed each patient’s expectations.

Jennifer has been a licensed Esthetician for over four years, and is now honing in on those skills as the new skincare specialist at Natural Image.

In addition to being a licensed Esthetician, Jennifer has also been a Certified Massage Therapist (CMT) for six years. In her free time she spends time with her family, and enjoys outdoor activities such as camping and hiking.

Jennifer’s Favorite Products:
A few of her fav’s are Airelle’s Exfoliating Cleanser. The glycolic acid helps revitalize her skin while the refined bamboo particles help reveal a smoother skin. 2nd on her list is Skin Medica’s Lytera. Not only does this product smell and feel great, it helps to minimize the appearance of dark spots without hydroquinone. *** This product has really helped “kick in” the benefits of the Photoderm Treatment she’s had here in the office. And last but definitely not least, is the Natural Image Ultimatte Tinted Physical Sunscreen.” I love the soft, mousse like feel as well as the wonderful coverage the SPF 50 gives me through the day. “

“ I am truly in love with skin care and believe I can help everyone find a regimen that’s not only right for you but right for your budget. “

 

Tracy MTracy M.

Her passion is skin care and her two grown daughters. She has been a certified esthetician since 1989 and worked in skin care her entire career. Tracy is caring, compassionate, and enjoys engaging with patients. She is skilled in diverse facial treatments such as micro-dermabrasion, anti-aging and different forms of peels. She loves to sing, travel, garden and cook. She is newly engaged so is enjoying as much time as possible with her new fiancé.

 

NatImage129-550x720Eunice N.

Certified Coder and Billing Specialist

Eunice is a certified professional coder and has been working as a medical coder. She has medical coding and billing experience  in cardiology, internal medicine, and nephrology. She joined the Natural Image Billing department for Dr. Sikorski in 2010. She is detail oriented, accurate, and has a great work ethic. She continues to study to get additional certifications of medical coding.

Eunice is also a mother of two teenagers and enjoys spending time with her lovely children.

 

ashleyAshleigh D.

Medical Assistant