Meet Our Staff


Anne Tamkin

Practice Manager

Anne has 9 years of experience in the field of plastic surgery and 17 years in aesthetics. Beginning her career as a medical aesthetician in Chicago, she collaborated closely with dermatologists and plastic surgeons, acquiring invaluable insights into patient care and practice dynamics. After moving to Colorado, Anne transitioned into business development for a professional skincare company, where she worked with spas, medical practices, and wellness centers nationwide. As the Practice Manager, Anne is tasked with overseeing daily operations, ensuring our team delivers unparalleled care while upholding the highest standards of efficiency and compliance with industry regulations. Anne’s educational background includes University of Aesthetics, True U Advanced Esthetics Program, and Northern Illinois University.

Yolanda Hinton, R.N.

Botox / Facial Filler / Laser / Sclerotherapy

Yolanda is a Registered Nurse who has been with Boulder Valley Plastic Surgery since 1993. She has been administering Botox ever since it has been available on the market. Yolanda has extensive knowledge in Botox and facial fillers due to consistently updating her education and training. Yolanda typically performs injectable procedures, such as Botox, facial fillers, and sclerotherapy (spider vein injection). Additionally, she also provides laser skin care treatments. Yolanda not only treats her patients with professionalism, but she establishes an ongoing, trustworthy friendship. Her focus has always been the well being and satisfaction of her patients.

Kristin Jahnke

Medical Aesthetician

Kristin is a Colorado native that grew up on a family farm in Ellicott, CO. After graduating as Valedictorian of her high school, she attended Colorado State University where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree. Transitioning her location to Denver brought her new experiences; one of them being dancing professionally for the NBA with the Denver Nuggets for 3 years. Kristin is a Colorado-licensed esthetician specializing in chemical peels, photo-rejuvenation, laser treatments, permanent hair removal, dermaplaning, micro-needling, and radiofrequency micro-needling. She graduated from the School of Botanical and Medical Aesthetics in Denver, CO. With 5+ years working in the plastic surgery and aesthetic industry, Kristin has gained many personable skills, making her patients one of her top priorities. She is passionate about the education component of aesthetics, and will offer you a comprehensive skin care plan that is based on your individual goals. She believes healthy, glowing skin is achievable for everyone!

Dianne Barnes, R.N. BSN

Surgical Nurse Supervisor

Dianne is a registered nurse with over 25 years of experience and received her credentials from Grand Canyon University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She has worked closely with Dr. Swail for 8 years in the operating room and alongside our patients in their post operative care. Dianne is compassionate and empathetic for her patients and always looks out for their best interest! Through all her experience, she has been able to create a relationship with each individual patient allowing for the upmost care from pre-op to post-op


Allyson came to Boulder Valley Plastic Surgery in 2008 after obtaining her Medical Assisting Certification from Eastern New Mexico University. After taking some time off to build her family, she is back assisting Dr Swail in the Operating Room. She grew up on the Front Range and currently lives with her husband, 3 kids and 2 rescue dogs in Boulder. Working in surgery is a passion of hers and being a part of helping people feel comfortable in their skin brings her joy every day. Outside of work you can find her working on home improvement projects or yelling too loudly at sporting events.

Mary Michael RN, BSN

Surgical Nurse/Assistant

Mary is a Registered Nurse who graduated from Lipscomb University. She grew up in Nashville, Tennessee and moved out to Colorado to pursue a career in a Burn & Reconstructive ICU for 3 years. Mary takes pride in treating every patient with dignity and respect. She has always been a natural, nurturing caregiver and loves making patients feel comfortable and confident in the care they are receiving. When Mary isn’t at BVPS, you can find her frequenting Trader Joe’s, skiing with her boyfriend, or hiking with her chocolate lab when the weather is nice and warm.

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