"One of the finest Orange County cosmetic surgeons, Dr. Lawton has created an intimate enclave for patients to feel safe, secure and in good hands. Her professional staff has created a warm, friendly environment that is impressive. From the minute you call or visit, the energy of the staff is evident. Patient Coordinator Denise Estrada welcomes you with a positive attitude and gracious service. With over 15 years experience, Erin Fenton, Surgical Coordinator and Clinician, expertly explains the details of each procedure and supports you throughout the process. And, of course, Dr. Lawton. She couldn’t be more sweet and kind – she’s open, relatable, compassionate and caring." - Heather B.
Kristine Taylor, R.N., BSN
Medical Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Kristine takes her title as Medical Aesthetic Nurse Specialist with pride. In 2010, Kristine relocated to Southern California from Northern California where she spent over 20 years as a clinical nurse specializing in cardiac, ICU/Critical Care, and OR/PACU. In 2002, she began simultaneously mastering her skills in aesthetics and laser medicine with a highly-accredited plastic surgeon’s medical spa.
Kristine has trained extensively in advanced aesthetic and injectable techniques and is certified in Botox, dermal fillers, state-of-the-art lasers and overall skin rejuvenation . With her high level of expertise in the world of anti-aging combined with her extreme artistic eye for detail, Kristine is able to transcend her clients into a more youthful appearance. Due to her absolute love and dedication in making her clients feel beautiful, Kristine brings her gifts of warmth, compassion and respect to each and every client she encounters. Her utmost priority is building a nurse-client relationship based on trust and confidence.
Kristine graduated with honors from California State University of Sacramento with a BSN. Kristine has now found her permanent residence in Newport Beach and is happily married. She and her husband live a healthy lifestyle. They have a passion for cycling, weightlifting, walking, skiing, interior design, fashion, music, cooking and adoring their chihuahua, Bella.
Patient Care Coordinator
As Patient Care Coordinator for Cosmetic and Insurance patients, Erin is the person that will be there for you throughout your whole surgery experience. From the initial consultation with Dr. Lawton, she is always available to answer questions about surgery, expectations and concerns. Prior to joining Dr. Lawton, Erin spent over 13 years as a Patient Care Coordinator for some of California’s most prestigious surgeon’s. Her enthusiasm, ability to relate to people on a personal level and her passion for Dr. Lawton’s business are obvious. She loves being a part of all the special success stories and nothing brings her greater joy than when a patient comes to her after surgery, thrilled with the results, knowing that they made the right decision by having their surgery done by Dr. Lawton.