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Meet The Staff
in Irvine, CA

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With offices in Corona and Irvine, Dr. Andrew Smith’s plastic surgery staff serves Orange County patients with care and consideration. They look forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your aesthetic goals.

Katrina Daymude

Office Manager

Katrina is our Patient Coordinator and Office Manager. She has been with Dr. Smith for almost a decade. Katrina enjoys meeting with our patients as they experience their first visit to our practice and is committed to giving our patients the most positive cosmetic surgery experience.

She is our patient’s primary resource throughout their surgical journey and her caring and personable approach keeps patients feeling comfortable and informed throughout the process. Her goal is to help ensure a smooth surgical process as she navigates patients through scheduling, logistics, and financial matters. On her free time Katrina enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Katrina can be reached at katrina@asmithmd.com and can answer any of your questions.


Lori Waldmann, RN. BSN.

Aesthetic Injectable/Laser RN.

Lori has been practicing in aesthetics and medical lasers for over 15 years. She has extensive experience and advanced certification training in minimally invasive cosmetic injectable procedures particularly Botox, Juvederm, Voluma and Kybella.

She operates our Clear and Brilliant laser to assist our patient’s in improving their skin texture, tone, laxity and reducing pigmentation problems. Lori enjoys working closely with our patients to achieve their ultimate goal of attaining a more youthful, but natural appearance. She is committed to our patients’ comfort, proper education and satisfaction in attaining their individual aesthetic goals.

Shannon Vecchione, RN

Aesthetic Injectable/ Laser Nurse RN

Shannon has been helping patients reach their aesthetic goals for over 7 years. She is experienced in the Clear+Brilliant Laser and the body contouring laser, SculpSure.

In addition to lasers, Shannon uses cosmetic injectables such as Botox, Juvederm and Voluma to achieve a more youthful, but natural appearance. Shannon looks forward to providing our patients with the best products and services to improve their overall beauty! In her spare time, Shannon enjoys hanging out with her family.


Valerie Gilbert


With more than 18 years of experience in the beauty business, Valerie is a cosmetic industry veteran. She performs a full range of aesthetic services for skin rejuvenation, including resurfacing and renewing treatments.

She also specializes in cosmetic tattooing or “micropigmentation,” which can be used to add definition to facial features or camouflage scars and imperfections. Valerie has a special interest in permanent makeup for breast reconstruction surgery patients and is highly skilled in performing areola re-pigmentation. Women at our office rave about the results she achieves.

Contact Andrew Smith, MD FACS Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Irvine, Orange County to schedule your consultation.

18 Endeavor Suite 102, Irvine, CA 92618