Well-credentialed care you deserve
The NEWU team has the education, training, skill and experience you expect and deserve. Whether you are considering plastic surgery or a rejuvenating treatment in our medspa, you know you are in well-qualified hands. Meet our team of exemplary service providers:
DANIEL J. LEEMAN, MD
“I was always interested in art and wanted to help people from an early age. I was also fascinated with aesthetics. Today, the smiles patients have on their faces and the gleam in their eyes are the things I find most rewarding.”
Dr. Leeman is committed to providing his patients with the highest level of quality care and service. He feels that the personal one-on-one time spent during the consultation is critical to understanding the patient’s needs and desires, thereby achieving the best results possible. Dr. Leeman stands out from the rest by using the latest technological approach to plastic surgery to achieve a more natural appearance.
Double-Board-Certified: American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, American Board of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Fellow: American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Fellowship: Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York
Residency: Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, University of Medicine & Dentistry, New Jersey; General Surgery, University of Medicine & Dentistry, New Jersey
Medical Degree: University of Medicine & Dentistry, New Jersey Medical School, New Jersey
National Trainer: SmartLipo Triplex (Cynosure), Body-Jet Liposuction (Eclipse)
Awards: Austin Under 40 2006 Winner in Medical Healthcare Category, Austin Business Journal’s 2008 Top Cosmetic Surgeon
Leadership: Chairman, Texas Medical Association Membership Committee; Member, St. David’s Hospital Credentialing Committee; Chairman, Travis County Medical Society Membership Committee; Medical Director, Hyde Park Surgery Center
Dr. Leeman in the Media
Beyond Botox, Georgetown View
True Beauty Comes From Within, NSIDE Austin Magazine
The New Wave of Liposuction, NSIDE Austin Magazine
Does This Make Me Look Fat?, NSIDE Austin Magazine
Going Skin Deep, NSIDE Magazine
BioPhotonic Scanner measures antioxidants in the body by Jim Bergamo / KVUE
Ultrasound face-lift uses sound waves to tighten sagging skinreported by Wendy Rigby / KENS 5
Balloon Sinuplasty May Help Allergies reported by Mike Warren / FOX7
Non-Surgical Eyelid Boost reported by Wendy Rigby / KENS 5
Earlobe Rejuvenation reported by Loriana Hernandez / FOX7
New Lip Implants reported by Wendy Rigby / KENS 5
Body-Jet/SmartLipo reported by Loriana Hernandez / FOX7
KENNETH TAYLOR, PA-C
VICTORIA HUNTER, MSN, APRN, AGCNS
Clinical Nurse Specialist-Board Certified
“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” Anais Nin
Victoria is a professional motivated by the belief that while beauty radiates from the vitality and wellness inside us, we can all benefit from the science and technology available today. She is an Advance Practice Registered Nurse whose well-rounded professional training includes therapeutic massage and energy work. Her focused attention to detail lends itself to the artistry of fillers to replace volume for a youthful appearance. She has extensive training and pursues continuing education on injecting Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Juvederm, Restylane Lyft, Restylane Silk, Radiesse, Voluma and Belotero. Victoria is deeply committed to helping her patients achieve the health, wellness and inner peace to reach their maximum potential as well as look their very best.
A member of the American Holistic Nurses Association, Victoria earned her bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and Masters in Nursing at UT-Austin. She has studied and practiced healing arts since 1995 and is attuned to the link between body, mind and spirit. Victoria stays on the pulse of latest technologies and enjoys helping others realize true beauty. She is an Advanced Ultherapist, having attended Ulthera’s Advanced Course for Aesthetic Extenders, as well as a Certified Aesthetic Consultant, Certified Aesthetic Laser Operator and Arquederma provider. She is a long term member of the New U team and we are proud to have her. She lives in Austin with her husband and daughter.
Victoria Hunter, RN, BSN in the Media
ADRIANA BANUELOS, SURGICAL TECHNICIAN
AMANDA CABALLERO, SURGICAL COORDINATOR
LAUREL CORRINNE, MEDICAL AESTHETICIAN
“When your body and skin are their healthiest, you feel beautiful.”
Laurel is a licensed Medical Aesthetician and Master Skin Care Specialist. She has over ten years of dedication to her clients with an educated, lifelong approach to caring for their skin. Her extensive experience includes treating aging skin, rosacea, acne and acne scarring with effective treatments using the Science of Aesthetics. Her certifications include laser skin treatments, laser hair removal, intense Pulse light (IPL), chemical peels, vein removal and CoolSculpting. Laurel has a balanced and authoritative ability to assess and create cosmeceutical skin care regimens to maintain and increase maximum efficacy of these clinical procedures.
Laurel has countless hours of study, preparation and observation in her chosen lifelong discipline. These include training with European Professionals and gaining expertise in the art of extracting impurities from the skin, personal training and nutrition, as well as decompression massage therapy and lymphatic and pressure point therapies.
Laurel has shared her healing nurturing and gentle nature with her ability to perform treatments that give lasting results with celebrities from film and television and a host of “A” list clientele.
BECCA HERRERA, PRACTICE ADMINISTRATOR