South Bay Bariatrics Staff
Surgical Assistant & Practice Manager
Chris has been with our practice since 1993 when South Bay Bariatrics was established. A Licensed Practical Nurse and Surgical 1st Assistant, Chris works side by side with Dr. McKeen to ensure each weight loss surgery is performed at our highest of standards and without incident. She is also there to welcome you into the O.R. and notifies your care team upon completion of your procedure.
On the office side of our practice, Chris is our billing and practice manager. Chris works with our medical assistants to verify insurance benefits for our patients and is willing to discuss any questions you may have regarding your account.
South Bay Bariatrics Administration Manager
Kelly has been a part of South Bay Bariatrics since 2005. Kelly combines her extensive nursing experience with her office management expertise to provide the leadership to make your experience as comfortable as possible. She trains our medical assistant team to provide the care and confidence while assisting in your weight loss journey.
Kelly has also completed the necessary training and certification courses required to perform Lap-Band adjustments for our patients.
Kelly always works with our medical billing manager to ensure your financial experience with our office is fair and efficient.