Meet Our Administrative Staff
Get to Know the Team at Cosmetic Surgery Institute in Palm Desert, Serving the Los Angeles Area
Every member of the Cosmetic Surgery Institute in Palm Desert is crucial to making the transformative process run as smoothly as possible for each patient seeking our services in the Los Angeles area. Our administrative staff manages the countless details necessary for the practice to provide natural-looking results that do more than restore a patient's appearance—they change lives.
Tamara Sullivan, Office Manager
Tamara began working at Cosmetic Surgery Institute in 2008. She has an extensive management and marketing background in the spa, hospitality, and retail industries. Excellence in customer service is a top priority of Tamara's, and she is very involved in the day-to-day operations of the practice. Prior to coming to work for Dr. Mo Zakhireh at Cosmetic Surgery Institute of Palm Desert, Tamara managed a spa at a local resort and held other management positions for different companies in her home state of Colorado.
Leah Eyers, Executive Assistant
Leah began her career with CSI after returning to school to pursue her passion for the skin care industry. Leah holds many advanced certifications as an esthetician, but after starting with CSI she found that working first in the front office where she used her caring personality with each and every patient was the area she could most excel in. She was then promoted to the executive assistant position, where she uses her detail-oriented personality to help the doctors and staff run a caring and efficient office. Leah loves the family atmosphere of Cosmetic Surgery Institute, both among the staff and patients.
Holli Finan, Front Office Patient Coordinator/Marketing Assistant
Holli joined the CSI team in 2016 as the front office patient coordinator. Holli has lived in the Coachella Valley for more than 38 years, where she has raised four beautiful children and worked as VP of her husband's construction company. She is extremely service oriented as a result of having worked in the service industry for more than 30 years in various industries, including beauty and real estate.
Patricia Delapaz, Front Desk Patient Coordinator
Patricia Delapaz began working at CSI in 2017. Patricia has more than 10 years of experience with patient/client services. Her experience has emphasized her belief that every patient deserves to look and feel their very best. Patricia possesses a warm and inviting demeanor, which will comfort and welcome you. She is dedicated to making your visit to Cosmetic Surgery Institute a beautiful experience. Se habla Español.
Susan Sauerbrey, Assistant Surgical Coordinator
Susan joined Cosmetic Surgery Institute in 2016 as front office patient coordinator and shortly thereafter moved into her role as assistant surgical coordinator. She joined CSI after working for another local aesthetic medical office for more than six years. Her background in marketing and retail management serves her primary focus of building patient relationships. She is dedicated to helping patients achieve their aesthetic goals by being a warm and caring patient advocate. As a patient liaison, she will be there to answer any questions you may have before and after your visit, as well as help bridge a positive and open relationship with our practice.
More Members of the Cosmetic Surgery Institute Team
Discover more about us at Cosmetic Surgery Institute, where our administrative staff welcomes women and men seeking aesthetic services and helps coordinate care with our medical staff and esthetician staff. You can also read the bios of our surgeons—Dr. Mo Zakhireh, Dr. Clark Taylor, and Dr. Craig Ball—to find out more about their education, background, and experience.