Our Team

Smooth July 10, 2015

Well-qualified people make it possible to deliver high-quality results. Our team of highly skilled and experienced experts, including on-site Medical Team and Certified Laser Technicians, are dedicated to making your experience at Dermal Laser memorable.

DR. DANIEL Y. FUNG
Medical Director


Trained in Advanced Filler Techniques and certified as a BOTOX® Injector and BELKYRA Trainer, Dr. Fung’s commitment to continuing research and education ensures his patients receive the full benefits of today’s top procedures, techniques, and equipment. He firmly believes that research and training are only meaningful when they can be applied to a satisfied client, and finds client relationships and service the most rewarding part of his work. Dr. Fung’s experience, skill, and patient care have resulted in a growing list of loyal clients who swear by his thoroughness and attention to detail.

Dr. Fung earned his medical degree from the University of Alberta in 1990. He is a member of the Canadian Association of Aesthetic Medicine, the British Columbia Medical Association, and the Canadian Medical Association. He has also been appointed Examiner for the Medical Council of Canada, Qualifying Examination Part II.

“Perhaps the most exciting and satisfying aspect is mixing artistry and science to help each client achieve their personal goals. We need to be able to understand the client’s needs, visualize the changes and then execute them safely and consistently.” Dr.Daniel Y. Fung

DR. NAZ BARADARAN
MD CCFP, Physician Cosmetic Injector


Dr. Naz is highly passionate about the significant and positive impact that high quality cosmetic treatments can have on the wellbeing of her patients. She uses her skills, knowledge and meticulous attention to detail alongside cutting edge and scientifically proven methods, to ensure she meets the individual needs of every client. This allows her to achieve the best natural results possible.

Dr. Naz strongly believes in the preventative and rejuvenating nature of cosmetic medicine with the goal of making her patients feel and look their best at any age.  Her caring nature and ability to understand her patients’ desired outcomes instils a sense of trust and expertise.

Prior to joining the Dermal Laser team, Dr. Naz provided a full scope of general practice as a certified family physician in the rural communities of Vancouver Island. She completed her Family Medicine at the University of British Columbia where she is currently a clinical instructor. She is a member of the Doctors of BC, the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia and the Canadian Medical Association and has received an extensive range of training in the field of aesthetic, and cosmetic medicine and injecting.

While not working, she loves to spend time with her family and friends, especially her little son these days. Nonetheless, she still finds time to enjoy swimming, biking, playing piano and watching movies.

KATHRYN WOODCOCK
Advanced Aesthetic Nurse Injector


Kathryn has more than 30 yrs. of health care experience. Since 2001 Aesthetic medicine has been her passion. Kathryn integrates clinical expertise and artistic ability to enhance and restore the natural beauty of her clients. She likes to work collaboratively with her clients to meet their rejuvenation goals.

Kathryn obtained her certificate in the Cosmetic Use of Botulinum A Exotoxin from UBC Dermatology in 2001, since then she has had extensive experience and training in providing both cosmetic and therapeutic neuromodulator treatments to her clients. She has been injecting dermal fillers since 2003 and has done more than 40,000 injectable treatments. Kathryn has preceptored with many of the top Dermatologists, Plastic Surgeons and GP’s across Canada. In addition, she has attended numerous advanced injection technique courses in London, Paris, Monaco, USA, and Canada. Working as a clinical trainer and educator for a leading medical technology distributor has provided her with extensive knowledge of many cosmetic lasers, light based and radio frequency devices, dermal fillers and cosmeceuticals. She has worked as a national trainer teaching Physicians and RNs in basic and advanced injection techniques. Kathryn is dedicated to education and has pursed additional degrees and certificates in Business Management, Health Care Administration, Leadership, Cosmetic Chemistry and Fine Art (sculpture and pottery). She is also on the Board of Directors for the Canadian Society of Aesthetic Specialty Nurses, who developed national standards of practice for Nurse Injectors in Canada. Kathryn has also published in IPSN journal.

In her spare time Kathryn enjoys fitness, hiking, skiing, yoga, cooking, gardening and travel.

DORA STEPANCEV
Clinic Manager,
Skin Health Specialist, Certified Laser Technician


Dora is a Medical Aesthetic globetrotter. After working many years as a Medical Lab. Tech., she switched her focus in 1997 to Medical Aesthetics. Along with her international diploma she holds a BC Aesthetics licence and has graduated from London School of Aesthetics. Since then Dora has been continuously upgrading her knowledge base by taking educational courses and seminars. In 2002 she entered Vancouver medical aesthetics scene as a Skin Health Specialist and Certified Laser Technician, also teaching at reputable Aesthetics Colleges.

Dora has been part of the Dermal Laser Team since 2007. In 2010 she become the Manager of our flagship Downtown Clinic. She is a valued expert in the field and her main objective is to ensure that every client achieves his or her desired goals. She listens attentively to their requests, believes in trust, quality and results.
Dora is an exquisite art lover, enjoys cooking and taking long walks and bike rides along Vancouver’s Seawall.

Dora’s motto is: “Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.”― Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson’s Essays 

NATASHA ERRICO
Certified Laser Technician, Skin Health Specialist


Natasha has been working in the beauty industry for over a decade, focusing more on Skin health care and Laser technology since 2012 when she received her Diploma from All Body Laser Institute as well further Certification from the Dermal Laser Training Institute.

As soon as you meet Natasha you will feel her warmth and welcoming energy. She takes great pride in advising her clients on the best skin and laser treatment regime. Her goal is to bring out the beauty that you already possess and help you become the best version of yourself.

Natasha extends her love of beauty and well-being into every aspect of her life. She is passionate about researching nutrition and in her free time can be found taking yoga classes at posh Vancouver studios.

jesse kelly
Certified Laser Technician, Skin Health Specialist


Jesse has been a great addition to the Dermal Laser team bringing her knowledge and a keen interest in the aesthetics and laser industry with her.

She holds a diploma from All Body Laser Institute, has undergone extensive in-house training as well as other industry related Certificates. Prior to committing to the Cosmetic Industry, she studied Nutrition and Sports Nutrition and has competed as a pro athlete.

Jesse has a constant desire to understand and improve her expertise in skin and laser procedures in order to   stay on the cutting edge of new developments and treatments.

Clients appreciate Jesse’s caring nature, gentleness and the results she delivers.

In her spare time, Jesse can be found hiking our mountain trails, cuddling animals and cooking a variety of cuisines.

ANITA DOBY
Certified Laser Technician


In 2000, Anita joined the Dermal Laser team. She was already a licensed Electrologist who specialized in treating women’s face. Entering the field of laser hair removal was the next natural step in attaining her goal.

As a Certified Laser Technician with Dermal Laser, Anita draws on her affinity for helping people solve problems to create realistic solutions that cater to each client’s specific hair removal needs. Her favourite part of the day is sharing in the amazement her clients feel at the quick and dramatic results that laser hair removal provides.

Animals hold a special place in Anita’s heart, especially the ones that need to be rescued.


GINA HENDERSON
Operations Manager


When somebody asks who Gina is to Dermal Laser there is one answer only:
Gina IS Dermal Laser.
Gina has dedicated her life to building and growing the Dermal brand since the early days of the Company.

She is undoubtedly one of Canada’s foremost laser treatment experts and educator. Gina has been working with medical lasers since they were first introduced into the Canadian market. This was preceded with 14 years of experience as a Medical Electrologist working with a well-known Ottawa dermatologist. She has also conducted extensive research in the field of laser hair removal. In the laser hair removal and skin rejuvenation industry, Gina is an icon.

Gina heads up the training programs at the Dermal Laser Training Institute, establishing standards and quality control measures. She closely monitors the operations at each clinic to ensure quality is never compromised and customer satisfaction and expectations are always met.

Gina is an open minded person who treats everybody equally. She enjoys life to the fullest and loves traveling to the undiscovered gems of Canada and abroad. Dermal Laser is never far from her heart and mind.

Words of wisdom that Gina lives by:
“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

TAYLOR MORRISON
Clinic Administrative Coordinator

Taylor comes to Dermal Laser with over 5 years experience in the cosmetic and beauty industry.
In 2014, she obtained her diploma for Global Makeup at the highly sought-after beauty school Blanche MacDonald. In conjunction she has worked in the administrative field for over 8 years.

People are her passion.
As our main administrative coordinator, Taylor places high value on listening to our clients and giving them her full attention. She strives to understand their needs and concerns.
Taylor’s eye for beauty, warm smile and exceptional customer service make our clients feel welcome and leaves a lasting impression.
Taylor continues to be a devoted and outlasting team player here at Dermal Laser.

In her spare time, she enjoys equestrian riding and going for long walks around our beautiful city.