Megan is a graduate of Clemson University and joins us with several years of experience working with aesthetics and plastic surgery. As the patient coordinator and billing and insurance specialists, she maintains the surgery schedule, obtains insurance prior authorizations, and is available to answer all questions related to a patient’s upcoming procedure. She loves getting to know her patients and couldn’t imagine working with a better team. In her spare time, Megan enjoys spending time with her husband, Nat and their dog, Aesop.
Angie is an experienced surgical technologist. She graduated from Tri-County Technical College in 2002. She worked several years in the emergency department as well as urology. Angie began working in plastic surgery in 2010. She is married to Shane, has a son Mason, a step daughter Chelsea, and three dogs. Angie loves caring for patients, assisting in surgery, and making sure Dr. Bruner has all that he needs to operate and to take care of his patients.
Brandi is a certified surgical technologist and has been working with Dr. Bruner since October of 2013. She is a graduate of Greenville Technical College and began working in plastic surgery in 2011. Her priority is making sure Dr. Bruner has everything he needs to help his patients achieve their optimal results the day of surgery. She is a native of Anderson, but moved to Belton in 2015 with her husband, Adam. Together they have two children McKensleigh and Hudson.
Lauren graduated from Greenville Technical College in 2012 with a diploma as a Certified Surgical Technologist. Upon graduating she started her career in plastic surgery with Dr. Bruner. Lauren works directly with patients on the office side as well as in surgery. She enjoys helping her patients achieve their best results. Lauren married her childhood best friend, Colton, in 2015.
Laurie graduated from Clemson University in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She has over 10 years of experience in critical care and began working in plastic surgery in 2010. In 2016 she transitioned to the role of office/nurse manager. “I love working with Dr. Bruner and making sure the office runs smoothly. I want all our patients to be taken care of in the best way possible.” Laurie is married to Matthew and together they have two children, Henry and Helen.
Cathy has spent most of her nursing career in the Emergency Department. She began circulating in the OR with Dr. Bruner in 2013. “I believe nursing is a true calling. It is something you feel, not just do. I am truly grateful to share a work environment with such a compassionate and dedicated team.” Cathy enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, Mark, and their daughters on her time off.
Catherine began her nursing career as a floor nurse in the hospital neuro unit, where she felt privileged to care for patients and their families during very difficult times. In 2013, she began working with Dr. Bruner. Catherine enjoys helping patients have a positive surgical experience. “I absolutely love seeing patients get life changing results through cosmetic and reconstructive surgery!”