Our Staff

Melissa Plastic Surgery Medical Assistant


Meet Melissa! She is our plastic surgery medical assistant and is an incredible resource for our patients. She works closely with Dr. Rankin on a daily basis and will be there to support you through your medical journey. 

Melissa is originally from the East Valley and has worked as an MA for over 10 years. As an MA, she is able to help patients as they navigate trying and exciting times in their life and being a part of that journey gives her great joy. When you meet her you can immediately appreciate that she loves what she does. Though she is a lot of fun, you will also appreciate her sincerity.

When not at the office, you will find her with her family, enjoying the phoenix area, hiking and trips to Disneyland. 

Kayla Plastic Surgery Aesthetician Patient coordinator


Meet Kayla! Kayla is an aesthetician by training and is our Patient Coordinator. She is likely one of the first people you will chat with before your consultation and will help to guide you through the entire perioperative process. Kayla will help to answer any initial questions you have, schedule your consultation and ensure a smooth, stress free experience. Kayla has a passion for skin care and her background as an aesthetician blends well with Dr. Rankin’s expertise in facial rejuvenation. Your skin is in the best of hands! You will immediately find her mellow demeanor reassuring.

Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Kayla now calls Gilbert home. When she is not hiking with her dog, you will find her enjoying the culinary scene and the various motorsports that our incredible region has to offer.