Meet Our Staff
Dr. Ben Lee, M.D.
Dr. Lee received his bachelor’s degree in molecular and cellular biology with highest honors from the University of Colorado in Boulder. He went on to earn his M.D. with highest honors from the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver, followed by his MBA from the University of Colorado Denver. He completed his surgical internship at the University of California at San Francisco. Going on to train in otolaryngology/head & neck surgery at Duke University Medical Center, working closely with the plastic surgeons during his head and neck residency inspired him to continue training in plastic and reconstructive surgery. After this specialized training, Dr. Lee went on to become Board Certified in Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Lee is a lifelong resident of Colorado and, when he’s not in the operating room or at work at his practice, he enjoys hiking, fishing and skiing.
“Cosmetic surgery is my passion because I am able to be a part of helping people look the way they feel inside,” says Dr. Lee. “Confidence inspires success.” Ben
Angela Pent, LME, CMS
Patient Coordinator, Para-Medical Esthetician
Angela is truly the one stop beauty expert. She began her career as an Esthetician nearly 8 years ago. She built her career in plastic surgery where she developed the skin care clinic and assisted in surgeries. She continues to educate herself on innovative and impressive remedies for skin problems in every facet and presentation. Angela has worked extensively with skin treatments, and continues to contract the most novel of techniques, services, and equipment.
She has a loyal client following, and prides herself in maintaining the highest quality of service and confidentially. She is our product expert and can customize the right products for your specific skin care needs. She performs extensive skincare procedures and services. Including but not limited to various chemical peels, derma blading, microdermabrasion, Co2 Fractional Laser, IPL, Acne treatments, Thermo-lo and so much more.
“Knowledge about skin treatments is my passion and I love to share what I learn and help my clients achieve their skin care goals.” Angela
Missy has over 30 years of aesthetic experience. Her knowledge and passion for skincare grew from working as a Medical Assistant in Dermatology and Plastic Surgery. Missy received her aesthetic license in 1982 and has participated in many advanced training courses over the duration of her aesthetic career. She has extensive training in pharmaceutical grade chemical peels, laser treatments, micro-needling and microdermabrasion devices. Missy specializes in acne treatment, skin rejuvenation as well as skin pigmentation concerns and is dedicated to customizing skin care treatment plans. She also offers custom facials, dermaplaning, waxing, lash and brow tinting.
Shannon Goritz, R.N.
RN Injector, Laser Educator, Certified Laser Specialist
Shannon Goritz has been a practicing registered nurse for more than 20 years. She obtained her nursing diploma in 1995. During her career, she has worked in the medical field, including Emergency, Inpatient, and Home Health. Shannon entered the aesthetic field more than 12 years ago, where she worked in a dermatology office.
Shannon is a certified Master Injector in Botox and advanced dermal fillers and has been certified as Advanced Nurse Educator for injectable fillers. With years of experience she has developed a gift of having precise technique and an artful style specific to each patient.
Shannon is currently a Clinical Educator for Alma Lasers. She trains Physicians, Nurses, and Estheticians around the country in advanced laser procedures. She is on the leading edge of working with the newest laser technology and knowing the latest “Pearls” of clinical practice.
Sylvia is the newest member of our team but already has a following amongst our wonderful clientele. A Skincare expert and customer care professional, Sylvia is also a Makeup artist and loves to help women learn how to apply the makeup they already have at home while incorporating new application techniques with our Glo Professional makeup line. Sylvia has over seven years of aesthetics experience and received her BBA in Marketing from University of Texas at Arlington. She completed her esthetics training locally and specializes in addressing skin conditions like acne, aging, and sun damaged skin. Sylvia has conducted numerous training programs in advanced makeup application. Sylvia has also participated in advanced chemical peel training and pharmaceutical grade product training from Obagi, Revision and Image. Sylvia also performs facials, waxing, dermaplaning, microdermabrasions, IPL and brow and lash tinting.
Julie Morrison, RN
Julie obtained her nursing license in 1991 from The College of St. Catherines. During her career, she has worked in ICU, ER, Pre and Post OP, and also worked as a Travel Nurse. She became interested in the aesthetic field and moved in Facial Plastics and Hormone Treatments more than 15 years ago. Julie is very passionate about helping others to look and feel their best! Julie specializes in the HCG diet and Sclerotherapy.
“To give my clients all of the attention to what is bothering them, my passion has brought me to treating patients for weight loss, maintenance and sclerotherapy (treating spider veins). I will listen to your desires and treat you with those priorities in mind. I feel fortunate to work with the staff at Synergy due to the treatments that are available in this office and the talented staff to deliver them.”.
Jade Mapes, LME
Jade Mapes is the Manager, with an extensive background in customer service, aesthetics and client relations. She has been involved in clinical Front Desk work and management since 1999 with experience as a Para-Medical Esthetician. Jade has a strong ability to multi task since she not only handles administrative responsibilities, but she lends customer service support and handles our social media. Jade graduated Xenon with a license in Cosmetology in 2003. After graduating she was an Esthetician at a prestigious Medical Spa in Highlands Ranch, where she studied and was certified in different levels of skin treatment techniques to become a certified Para-Medical Aesthetician.
“I want to serve our loyal clients with respect and knowledge, so they feel confident in their services with us at Synergy!” Jade