Surgical Team

Any surgeon is only as good as the team that stands behind him. At his cosmetic plastic surgery practice in Burlington, Dr. Otto Weiglein has an experienced and accomplished staff that truly understands the needs of the cosmetic client. Dr. Weiglein leads when it comes to staff, facilities, technology and services.

Dr. Weiglein and his team strive to provide women and men who come to his practice from Ontario communities such as Hamilton and Oakville the best in plastic surgery services in a personable, secure and confidential environment. He and his team know that the knowledgeable patient expects nothing less.

Office Manager: Trish E. HR Mgmt

Trish E. started at Cosmedica in 2009 as Patient Coordinator pro tem. Her current role is to ensure that all of the many behind-the-scenes details associated with running a cosmetic surgical practice are looked after calmly, efficiently and punctually. Her warm voice will probably be the first one you hear when you first contact us. You’ll like Trish.


Patient Coordinator: Josie K. Bus Mgmt, HR Mgmt

Josie’s task is to make you, the client, completely comfortable in pursuing your cosmetic goals. She is your resource person regarding our surgical procedures. If you are seeking breast augmentation, Josie will assist you in selecting the size, shape and profile of perfect implant for you. She will also answer any additional concerns you may have regarding your procedure by phone or e-mail. Josie has been with the practice since 1999.


Nurse Manager: Kerrie E. RN, CPN(C), RNFA

Kerrie is a senior-level advanced practice nurse with extensive experience working in a multidisciplinary surgical environment, including both hospital and private practice operating rooms. She offers a thorough clinical knowledge and expertise while promoting and developing quality, innovative healthcare. She is highly motivated and has been acknowledged for excellence in resultant communication with a warm, approachable style. Kerrie is member in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario and the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario, with additional membership in the Nursing Leadership Interest Group and the RNFA Interest group. Kerrie is OR certified, RNFA certified, a member of ORNAC, and BLS/ACLS certified.


Operating Room Nurse: Nancy T. RN

Nancy ably assists Dr. Weiglein during all surgical procedures. She has over 20 years of operating room experience as a surgical assistant. Nancy is responsible for maintaining our high surgical standard of sterility and operating room safety. She makes sure that things run on time.


Recovery Nurse: Diane K. RN

Diane is an experienced nurse responsible for client care in the immediate post-procedure hours. She will provide comfort, reassurance and warmth. She has years of experience in the intensive care setting. Diane has cared for many clients here at Cosmedica. Unfortunately, not all of them remember her. That is a sign of a good recovery room nurse.


Recovery Nurse: Cheri E. RN

Cheri has over 36 years of knowledge and experience in intensive care and recovery room services with high standards of patient quality care and safety. She is patient focused and compassionate with all her patients, and treats them as if they were family members.


Technical Services: Sue E. Med. Admin

Sue has been with Dr. Weiglein since 1988, initially as secretary, then office manager and then, after a momentary “retirement,” as the person in charge of technical services. Sue continues to function as the relief person during front office staff absences as well as being the “institutional memory” of the practice.


Our Anaesthetists

Cosmedica carefully selects the anaesthetists that provide anaesthesia care for our patients. We use only specialist (“board certified”) anaesthetists. Our anaesthesia providers are experienced and sensitive to the unique requirements of the cosmetic patient. We have both male and female anaesthetists from regional hospitals. They have provided anaesthesia services to our staff and family members.

If you’re looking for a plastic surgeon in Burlington, request a consultation or call Dr. Weiglein at (905) 634-5573 and get started looking and feeling your best today.

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