The staff at Dr. De La Cruz’s clinic seek to foster a family environment, and we will do our best to extend his “hug your customers” philosophy of providing outstanding service to his patients, treating each one with the same level of care as we ourselves would wish to be treated. We share Dr. De La Cruz’s dedication to treating each patient as an individual, listening to you, respecting your privacy and understanding the value of your time. Our highly professional staff will care for you in a friendly and comfortable environment, and will strive to surpass your expectations on every level.
Sunni Elrod, Clinic Director
For six years Sunni was office manager of an urgent care and gained three years clinical experience as a physician scribe at Methodist ER. After obtaining her degree from the University of Houston, she decided to pursue a career in medicine and facilitate her passion for Biology by beginning the pre-requisite courses for medical school entrance.
A significant amount of her free time is spent involved in philanthropy, she has volunteered and is involved with many organizations such as Giving Gowns, Best Buddies, Boys and Girls Harbor Home, Houston Food Bank, and Mentorship.
When not working or volunteering-one can usually find Sunni at her boxing gym, writing poetry, kayaking, or climbing a rockwall.
She not only has a mind for business, an absolute passion for science, an appreciation for aesthetics, but also a deep love for people and helping them feel their best.
“As Clinic Director for De La Cruz Plastic Surgery it is my priority to ensure all patients achieve not only their cosmetic aspirations, but have a comforting and pleasant experience through our facility. I want our patients to leave not only looking beautiful, but feeling gorgeous and confident! Aiding others in having a positive self appreciation is a priority at our office.”
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Lisa Graham, Patient Coordinator
Lisa has a passion for aesthetics, love for people and helping others feel good in their own skin. It is her priority and focus to educate you, provide excellent patient care and make this process as comfortable as possible. She welcomes the opportunity to assist you in making decisions to best reach your aesthetic potential, always with a smile on her face.
Lisa’s primary focus is to provide education to our patients, which she believes is most important in providing excellent patient service.
As counselor, patient advocate, she understands the importance of cooperation between patient, physician, and clinical staff in establishing and achieving realistic goals. It is her mission to respond to your needs and focus on your desires. She will guide you throughout your journey with our practice and assist you in making decisions to best reach your aesthetic potential.