Anna C. Petras, RN, MS, NP-BC – Aesthetic Nurse
Anna is a board certified nurse practitioner who has been practicing Aesthetic Medicine for the past 7 years. With a background in women’s health and holistic medicine, Anna has a very down-to-earth approach with an emphasis on creating natural appearing results.
Anna’s passion at work is to form a partnership with her patients to help create individualized treatment plans that best suit their unique needs. With a keen eye for symmetry and balance, she enjoys using her advanced training in injectables and laser technologies to create youthful and refreshed results with minimal downtime.
Originally from the Boston area, Anna is a true Californian at heart and loves exploring all the natural beauty of the Bay Area. When not at work, you can find her at home snuggling with her beautiful baby boy.
Andria Baltodano – Practice Administrator
Our Practice Administrator, Andria, has been a professional in the medical & aesthetic field for the past seven years. During this time, she has had the privilege of building relationships with patients from all over the world. Andria is very dedicated to the overall patient experience in our office. She has had a part in hand-selecting each member of our staff and she takes great pride in the service each one provides. Her compassion for others shines through in every patient interaction.
Born and raised in San Francisco, Andria knows all the hidden gems that San Francisco has to offer. When she’s not spending time with family or friends, you can find her out on the town dancing Salsa or practicing her Argentine Tango.
Georgina Sanchez – Patient Coordinator
Georgina has worked in the Aesthetic Industry for over 10 years. Her career started off as an Esthetician and Makeup Artist but her interest in Medical Aesthetics motivated her to receive a Bachelor in Health Care Administration and a Medical Assisting Degree. Working in Plastic and Cosmetic Dermatology has been the perfect fit for her. As the Azala Ambassador, Georgina’s personable approach with patients makes them feel at ease with her warm and friendly energy. She currently serves as a “go-to” person due to in depth knowledge of cosmetic treatments and skincare.
On her free time she enjoys visiting museums with her two boys who share her interests in Astronomy and Art History.
Cindy Moy – Surgery Coordinator
Cindy is a San Francisco native and loves the Bay Area! Her family and childhood friends, who she is very close with, is where you can find her spending most of her time. She loves everything involving fashion, beauty, and food. She enjoys trying new things and loves anything spicy, her motto is you always need some spice in your life! With over 8 years in the customer service industry, what she truly enjoys is making others happy and always going out of her way to do so. Making her patient’s feel comfortable and relieving their anxiety is what she does best.
At your pre-operative visit, Cindy will cover all of the details of your procedure and make certain you have everything you need. She finds it extremely rewarding to see patients go through their transformation and witness the positive impact it has on their lives.
Kristy St. Clair – Practice Ambassador
Kristy is one of the faces that will greet you with a warm welcome as you start your aesthetic journey. Serving as a professional in aesthetics for over ten years with a background in cosmetics and skincare. Kristy’s number one priority is her relationships with patients and making sure patients feel welcome and comfortable.
Having the opportunity to work in locations such as San Diego, Las Vegas and Portland has given her the experience to connect with people from all over the world and learn beauty trends across the globe.
Kristy is a Pacific Northwest native and loves spending time outdoors, attending music concerts and visiting family in Portland, OR.
Mary Ruiz – Phone Coordinator
Mary is likely the first voice you will hear when you call in to the office. Her positive outlook and outgoing personality are a happy beginning to your journey at Azala. Though you may not see her, she is working behind the scenes to make sure that your health information is organized and private. This is Mary’s first year working in the beauty industry, but she has many years of experience in customer service. She has found this industry to be challenging and yet fulfilling in helping patients reach their aesthetic goals.
Mary grew up in Riverbank, CA. She received her Bachelors of Arts in Communicative Disorders from San Francisco State University. Mary is a Vegetarian and avid traveler. She has two beautiful dogs who she absolutely adores.