Our Staff

Meet Our Cosmetic Surgery Staff

We’re dedicated to providing the most advanced treatment in cosmetic surgery and medical esthetics. Meet our friendly and professional clinic staff.


Dr. Antoniak

MD, FRCSC, Chief Surgeon

“I'm extremely proud of my team of nurses, medical estheticians and support staff. They have been carefully chosen and trained to provide you (the client), with the very best experience.”

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A specialist in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. Antoniak has focused on Cosmetic and Facial Surgery since 1987. He established the Facial Surgery & Cosmetic Centre of Ottawa in 1998 to provide the highest quality of service to his patients. Dr. Gregory P. Antoniak offers his patients a wide variety of surgical and non-surgical options to enhance the way they look. “A natural result, that’s what I aim for,” adds Dr. Antoniak of the Facial Surgery & Cosmetic Centre of Ottawa, “cosmetic surgery that doesn’t leave you looking ‘Plastic”.

Dr. Antoniak has active privileges at the Ottawa Hospital (a teaching hospital for the University of Ottawa) and the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).

If you are concerned about some aspect of your physical appearance, consider a consultation with Dr. Antoniak, a qualified cosmetic surgeon. The decision to have cosmetic surgery can be intimidating therefore, it is important to feel comfortable and at ease with your surgeon.

During the initial consultation Dr. Antoniak will discuss expectations and the probable outcome of surgery. Education is an important aspect of the consultation process and a well informed decision is essential. Dr. Antoniak provides up-to-date information regarding advanced surgical techniques as well as non-invasive procedures to enhance your appearance.

Medical Esthetics Manager, Bonnie


Medical Esthetics Manager

“I love to see patients achieve their aesthetic goals. It is gratifying to be able to take what I’ve learned and provide our clients with the very best experience and outcome.”

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Bonnie has been a highly respected Certified Medical Aesthetician and Laser Technician since 1996. She is proud to have been a major part of the Facial Surgery and Cosmetic Centre of Ottawa since 1998. Bonnie is an honours graduate of Versailles Academy in aesthetics; she is also an honours graduate in computer business and healthcare from ICAN Business College.

As aesthetics manager, Bonnie’s area of expertise is in coordinating and developing laser rejuvenation protocols for the face and body as well as introducing individualized skin health restoration programs. She oversees the marketing component of Dr. Antoniak’s practice, which she co-manages.

Bonnie attends annual international conferences to remain at the forefront in an industry that is constantly expanding with new technologies and products. Her love of learning and passion for her profession drive her to offer the best light-based technologies and advancements in treatment protocols for our patients, setting our clinic apart from the competition.

Because of her knowledge and experience, she was approached in 2010 by Elevate magazine for her opinions on lasers and the developing technologies for skin enhancement. This helped to bring national attention to the Facial Surgery and Cosmetic Centre of Ottawa, for being a clinic which is committed to education and setting the highest standards for its patients.


R.N. Manager

“Our role is to educate, listen, create a care plan that meets the goals of the client, and help the client attain those results to the best of our ability in a gentle, professional, artistic fashion.”

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“No two faces should ever be treated the same.” says Sheila. Sheila has over ten years experience with Dr. Antoniak as RN Manager and as a cosmetic injection specialist with Botox® and dermal fillers. She has been working in this aesthetic medical specialty since 1999.

She is an honours graduate from Carleton University and Dean’s List graduate from Algonquin College Nursing Program. Her focus and position is two-fold: to continuously grow and develop the “injectable” programs offered at the Facial Surgery and Cosmetic Centre of Ottawa and co-manage this flourishing practice.

She believes continuous education is paramount in offering the best and most effective treatments available to our patients.

Sheila travels internationally to learn the latest injection techniques, combination therapies, and latest product development available to the Canadian consumer. Her annual attendance at Anti-Aging World Seminars and Management Programs has made her one of the leading RN injectors in this field.

She has been recognized in the industry for her talents and artistry, and has consulted as a cosmetic injection trainer with a national distributor of injectable fillers for over five years.

In Fall 2009, her expert opinion in an article on injectable fillers was published in Revive, a national anti-aging and wellness magazine. Her enthusiasm for her profession and passion for her work, have helped establish the Facial Surgery and Cosmetic Centre of Ottawa as the premiere clinic for injectable treatments available today.


Dr. Antoniak

MD, FRCSC, Chief Surgeon

“I'm extremely proud of my team of nurses, medical estheticians and support staff. They have been carefully chosen and trained to provide you (the client), with the very best experience.”

Dr. Bonaparte

MD, MSc, FRCSC, Surgeon

Dr. Bonaparte prides himself on honest and constructive communication with patients. His goal is to ensure that all patients are informed of all their options and ensure that all their concerns are addressed.

Dr. Elisabeth Antoniak

MD, CCFP, Physician

Dr. Elise Antoniak practice currently focuses on injections, topical treatments, laser and advanced skin rejuvenation technologies as well as medical grade skin care

The Nursing Team


R.N., Cosmetic Injection Specialist

“As a professional registered nurse for more than 20 years, I use my wealth of medical knowledge and my experience to guide my patients through consultation and treatment.”

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Sandie has been part of the Centre’s nursing team since 2005. After completing her nursing degree abroad, Sandie returned to Canada in 1988 and accepted a position on a medical/surgical unit at Hawkesbury General Hospital. In 1993, Sandie earned a post-graduate certificate specializing in operating room nursing. Sandie then accepted a position on the hospital’s OR team working in the day surgery and recovery room.

Relocating to Ottawa in 2001, but retaining her position at Hawkesbury, Sandie also worked for several oral surgeons in the Ottawa region. This led to a position as Head OR Nurse at Argyle Associates Surgicentre which specializes in plastic surgery, oral surgery, pediatric dental surgery and ENT and Facial Cosmetic Surgery.


R.N., Cosmetic Injection Specialist

“The aesthetic field is my passion, always taking into account my clients objectives and with them I share the satisfaction when beautiful results are achieved.”

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Gentle, knowledgeable and kind, Pascale will assist you in establishing your beauty goals.

Pascale began her career by obtaining a Registered Nursing degree at the University of Ottawa. She has since gathered a vast amount of experience all across Canada and even the United States. With experience as a travel nurse, she has been able to expand her skill set and knowledge in a large variety of environments. Pascale started in the aesthetic field by obtaining specialized training from Dr. Martins training center in Barrie. She has since further developed her techniques under the mentorship of Sheila MacKay, her natural talent and attention to detail continually brings her clients great joy and satisfaction.

The Medical Aesthetics Team


Medical Aesthetician & Laser Technician

“Building long lasting relationships by asking the right questions and listening to the patient is key. Creating patient trust is my main goal which develops over time by delivering excellent patient outcomes.”

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In 2009, Canada welcomed Doreen from sunny, beautiful Colombia. Doreen is a graduate of Business from Pontificia University in Javeriana where she developed an extensive career in Business Management. After arriving in Canada she challenged herself by studying Medical Aesthetics as well as training as a Laser Technician, which brought to life an exciting new career and her main area of focus.

Doreen’s long interactive experience with customers, customer service, and Medical Aesthetics create the perfect combination of expertise to design a customized plan for each of her patients. Doreen takes each patient step by step through their individualized plan to achieve their main aesthetic goals, while maintaining a natural result. Contributing her knowledge and passion in this ever changing and evolving business of cosmetic surgery and medical aesthetics is both exciting and challenging, and Doreen is very proud to offer her skills at the Facial Surgery & Cosmetic Centre of Ottawa where new techniques and improving through education is rewarding and natural.


Aesthetic Technician

“I pride myself on having a thorough and keen understanding of medical skin care, its products and procedures.”

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Nancy has a unique background which allows her to bring her extensive knowledge of pharmaceutical products to an aesthetics environment. She worked in the pharmaceutical industry for seven years and has been part of our team since 2006.

Nancy has received laser certifications from Palomar Medical, Syneron & Alma Lasers for IPL, Radio Frequency and Erbium Laser technologies. She has also received certification in PCA Facial Regeneration Chemical Peels. During her time at the Centre, Nancy has been personally trained by Medical Aesthetics Manager Bonnie and Dr. Antoniak and continues to participate in external training and seminars to upgrade her knowledge and skills.

Nancy is exceptional at performing VISIA complexion analysis and overseeing patients’ individual skin health restoration requirements. She works collaboratively with her patients to identify the appropriate skin care solutions to meet their needs.


Medical Aesthetician

Kim is detail oriented and a great listener; she is skilled in building relationship with the patient taking all needs into consideration.

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Kim grew up in Ottawa and was formally educated at the University of Ottawa, finishing with a Bachelor of General Arts with a focus in Fine Art. After completing her study, she felt called away from the traditional Arts and all things creative and began pursuing her career in Aesthetics/Make-Up Artistry, and subsequently Medical Aesthetics. Finishing with the Award of Highest Achievement in class at Versailles Academy with Honours in 2006, Kim found her career path. Additionally, Kim has recent experience in Sales which contributes to her overall knowledge of the industry. Her natural ability to connect with people, calming approach and passion for beauty in all aspects brings her now to the Facial Surgery & Cosmetic Centre.

With 10 years’ experience, Kim finds partnering with patients to fulfill their aesthetic goals very rewarding. Always excited to learn about new techniques and products, Kim looks forward to delivering exceptional service to all her patients.