Anna Adams, Medical Assistant
Whether she’s answering the phone, assisting in procedures, or helping out in whatever way possible, the nurturing voice of Anna helps set the tone at Beach Aesthetics. Anna was born and raised in the South Bay. She enjoys weightlifting and living a healthy lifestyle which ultimately led her to obtaining her Associates in Health and Fitness. She has a passion for helping others and truly cares for people in need which has influenced her to follow her dream into nursing school starting in April, 2022. Her goal is to become a Nurse Practitioner. During her free time, she loves to come up with healthy recipes and baked goods. She also has a Chihuahua mix named Molly that she adores so much!!
Stephanie Carpio, Patient Coordinator
With her upbeat personality and infectious enthusiasm, our patient coordinator Stephanie works diligently with our patients to help them get the care that they need. A product of Los Angeles, Stephanie obtained her Bachelor’s at UC Santa Barbara, where she double majored in Biology and Spanish. With over 8 years of devotion to patient healthcare, she truly loves one-on-one interaction with patients. Stephanie maintains a passion for learning and staying current with the latest products and technology in aesthetics. She is extremely well-versed in the many treatments which are provided at Beach Aesthetics, and is able to educate and communicate with our patients in both English and Spanish. When not at work, she loves yoga and sports and is a die-hard Dodger fan.
Marisa Knox, Registered Nurse
Ever since she can remember, Marisa has had a passion for beauty and a desire to help people. This naturally led her to receiving her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from D’Youville College, and a transition from Buffalo, New York, to Southern California to pursue a career in aesthetic nursing. Marisa began her nursing career at a medical spa, where she discovered her passion for various cosmetic procedures and the treatment of spider veins. She then joined Beach Aesthetics, where she now devotes her time to the work she loves. Marisa prides herself in providing high quality patient care, and believes in building a trusting relationship with her patients, treating each person as a family member. In Marisa’s hands, every patient is a VIP!
Lauren Matoska, Front Office Manager
A home grown product of Manhattan Beach, Lauren attended Mira Costa High School where she was an active member of the women’s basketball team. She recently graduated from the University of Michigan with a double major in Biology and French, and shortly after joined our team as a Front Office Manager. While in college, Lauren volunteered frequently at Michigan Medicine, actively listening to the concerns of patients and providing companionship. Wanting to help alleviate their physical pain, these experiences solidified her desire to become a physician; she will be applying to medical school in 2022. Lauren’s passion for health and medicine is evident as she is also a certified Emergency Medical Technician. She is excited to be a part of Beach Aesthetics, a patient-oriented team that truly cares about alleviating both the emotional and physical pain of patients.
Didi Rayman, Practice Administrator
The day to day operations of our office are managed by the highly competent Didi Rayman. The wife of Dr. Rayman, Didi double majored in physics and art history. She also has a Masters in Architecture. She has attended multiple conferences and read widely on the topics of venous and aesthetic treatments. Her unique background in both science and art perfectly complements our practice. Beach Aesthetics’s office space was designed by Didi. Her wealth of knowledge, understanding of patient needs and concerns, design skills, and eye for beauty sets the tone for providing outstanding patient care.
Melissa Teer, Sonographer
Fun loving and easy to get along with, our dedicated sonographer Melissa works closely with our patients to uncover the cause of their venous issues. She is also adept at assisting in procedures and does many other important things behind the scenes at Beach Aesthetics. Melissa grew up in the South Bay, where she obtained a Bachelors in Psychology at Cal State Dominquez Hills. She then obtained certification in Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound, with an emphasis in vascular ultrasound and echocardiography. As the only daughter in a family of four children, her independent nature developed at an early age and led her naturally to a passion for helping others and providing great patient care. When not at work, Melissa enjoys boating, riding her bike by the beach and hanging out with her dog Lucy.