Meet Dr. Shaw’s Staff
Jillian has been with Dr. James Shaw since 2010. During this time she has cared for patients pre-, intra- and post operatively at Shaw Plastic Surgery in Wichita, Kansas and and is actively engaged in providing critical patient education. She is a registered nurse with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree from Bethel College and is certified by Aesthetics Medical Educators Training (AMET) to perform BOTOX Cosmetic and Juvederm and Voluma dermal filler procedures. Jillian also has comprehensive training and experience treating patients with CoolSculpting technology. Although she has chosen to specialize in plastic surgery, Jillian also has a strong background in orthopedics and cardiovascular nursing. She enjoys the one-on-one interaction with patients and their families and educating them towards a positive surgical experience.
Jillian is a proud mother of three children. She loves to spend time with her husband and children doing outdoor activities.
Beth Gustaf, Office Manager
As office manager at Shaw Plastic Surgery in Wichita, Kansas, Beth is responsible for the operations and the administration of the practice. She utilized her start-up and organization skills in developing the business from the ground floor and continues to provide the on-going leadership and management as the practice grows.
Born and raised in Kentucky, Beth graduated from Western Kentucky University with a degree in Health Care Administration and spent her early professional years working and supervising in long-term care and hospital settings. After a move to Panama City, Florida, in 1998, Beth managed an eight doctor orthopedic practice called Southern Orthopedic Specialists. Shortly after starting her family, she moved to Wichita and spent the next few years with her young children. As the children grew, she decided it was time to return to work and was the administrator at the Plastic Surgery Center where she began working with Dr. Shaw. She oversaw and managed the office and clinical staff as well as the day-to-day operations of the practice.
Beth believes that the success of any business is the direct result of superior customer service. This involves treating customers with respect and a friendly attitude. She believes excellent customer service means going above and beyond. Her staff—throughout her career—has been and is thoroughly knowledgeable regarding their duties and is empowered to support patients in making certain they make the best decision.
Beth is passionate about her family, especially her two children Lily and Chapman, and loves participating in all of their activities. She is an avid traveler and loves the experience of exploring new cultures and their histories.
Lindsay, Patient Coordinator
Lindsay was born and raised in Maize, Kansas and has worked in customer service for the past 10 years, most recently for a Wichita dental practice. She loves interacting and working with people in a one-on-one setting at Shaw Plastic Surgery in Wichita, Kansas and helping make their experiences—from scheduling to visit to follow up—as pleasant and as smooth as possible.
Lindsay is currently on a mission to finish her Bachelor’s degree in health care management. She enjoys spending time with family, friends and her four dogs (aka. her Fur Babies). Lindsay also loves being active and outdoors, including exercising, yard work, fishing at her family’s pond, shooting guns with her boyfriend and walking her dogs.
Cherina, Medical Aesthetician
Cherina was born and raised in Dighton, Kansas. She is a graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from Fort Hays State University as well as Eric Fisher Academy School of Esthetics, where she graduated with honors. Cherina is dedicated to improving her patients’ overall appearance and thrives on making people feel more confident, with 10 years of experience, Cherina’s extensive knowledge of professional skin care products, peels, dermaplaning, Microneedling, SilkPeel, makeup, and other procedures insure only the very best results. She is passionate about helping to change her patients skin through thoughtful consultations and educational conversations where she will work closely with you to achieve your skin care needs and cosmetic goals.
Away from the practice, Cherina is passionate about living an active and healthy lifestyle. She enjoys hot yoga, running and all sports. Cherina and her husband enjoy their time traveling, KU basketball games and spending their time together with their two fur babies.