Our Team

Our team is focused on patient care and satisfaction. Our team members share in Dr. Dastoury and Dr. Zwiebel‘s dedication and passion to details which contributes to great results. Our experienced team brings many years of knowledge in aesthetic surgery and patient care. Our team members are like a family and each new patient becomes part of our extended family. Our goal is to maintain a warm environment where we are able to provide individualized patient care.

Our patients in the Denver, Colorado area enjoy our full range of services. Our practice strives to provide a comprehensive approach to meet our patients needs. We offer individualized options from a multi-disciplinary approach from the moment you schedule your first consultation to well after your post-operative exams.

Meet The Team

Amy Hardesty

Patient Coordinator

Amy will be your liaison from your initial consultation through the time of surgery. She will assist you with your financial arrangements, schedule your surgery and be available to you for guidance while making your important pre-operative decisions. Amy has over 2 decades of experience in the cosmetic surgery industry. Her cheerful and accommodating nature will allow you to feel like you’ve know her for years and are talking to your BFF.

Amy grew up on a large horse farm in Maryland. She graduated from The University of Maryland and is still a dedicated Terps Fan. She moved to Colorado in 1999 and although she misses the beach, she loves calling beautiful Colorado her home and roots for The Broncos. She is married (to Tom Hardesty, our resident Massage Therapist) and has a son and daughter that keep her very busy. She loves spending time with her family and friends and being outdoors.

Fun fact: She was attacked by an armadillo when she was 10 years old!

Karen Grace, CST, SA

Surgical Technician, Surgical Assistant

Karen has been a part of the team since 2008. Beginning as a Surgical Technologist and then furthering her education to become a Surgical Assistant, she has been the right hand in the operating room as well as the clinic setting. She has been a Surgical Technologist since 1998 and a Surgical Assistant since 2014 in cosmetic and plastic surgery. She is proficient at assisting with cosmetic surgery procedures such as body liposuction with fat transfer, facelifts, rhinoplasty, eyelid surgeries, and many more. During her spare time you will find Karen enjoying quality time with her family (which includes her 3 awesome pups), traveling, dirt biking, yoga and gym time.

Fun Fact: She is terrified of snakes! To no one’s surprise, it’s her older brother’s fault.

Ralph Ascione


Ralph has over 10 years of anesthesia experience in  hospital settings at UCHealth and Rose Medical.  He has been involved in several quality initiatives at these sites to improve anesthesia care. Ralph has experience in a variety of office based clinics including ketamine infusions, dental implants, and outpatient procedures.  He takes pride in delivering anesthesia care that enhances patient safety and satisfaction.  He enjoys snowboarding, fly fishing, and woodworking in his spare time.

Fun Fact:  Ralph is an avid fly fisherman and outdoorsman.



Catherine Obernesser, B.S.

Practice Coordinator

Catherine manages clinic flow and schedule coordination, oversees the patient experience and quality assurance for all procedures. She is always available with compassion and an open mindset for every person that walks through our doors.

Catherine is from North Carolina and grew up at the beach. She remains a huge Carolina Panthers and Tar-heels fan.   Has been a proud Colorado native for over 7 years.  Catherine is an adventurer enthusiast and enjoys running and taking long road trips with her two dogs and husband.   Catherine enjoys a challenge and can bring a positive spin to almost anything.

Fun Fact: Catherine & her husband have completed almost a dozen 14ers. 

Gracyn Goyer

Licensed Aesthetician

As a licensed aesthetician, Gracyn’s principles and goals are to provide individualized skin care that fits each patient’s needs and lifestyle. She prides herself on educating patients every step of the way, so that skincare goals can be met.

With continued passion, growth and education, Gracyn offers the latest and greatest in aesthetic treatment with unmatched guidance and care for every patient no matter the goal. 

Gracyn moved to Colorado seven years ago to follow her love for the mountains. She has a Psychology degree and worked in the mental health field for years before deciding to pursue her passion for aesthetics. Her experiences have combined to create a holistic approach to skin care.

Julia Vaiser

Lead Medical Assistant

Photo and bio coming soon!

Julie Fuller

Medical Assistant & Post-Care Lymphatic Massage Aid

Photo and bio coming soon!