Meet Our Staff


Dr.Arie Benchetrit
Owner and Director- Cosmedica

Dr. Arie Benchetrit is a certified Plastic Surgeon and medical director of Cosmedica. He specializes in cosmetic surgery, injections and lasers and is renowned for his innovation and expertise. Dr. B. has lectured around the world on injection techniques and other cosmetic procedures and advises the companies that make injectables and other products. He believes in helping his patients achieve their esthetic goals safely and with complete satisfaction.
Lynn Gauvreau - Surgical Office Coodinator

As our Surgical Office Coordinator, she is the person who will be there for you throughout your entire cosmetic surgery experience. She understands that surgery is a big decision and she will always be available to answer any of your questions or concerns. She has been in the beauty field for the past 20 years as a former beauty queen and she volunteers her time to help in various pageants, fashion shows and charity events. She is currently completing her degree in Business Administration (BBA) and has worked as a Business Office Coordinator for the past 6 years.
Amanda Kuschak - Medical Esthetician Manager

Amanda Kuschak is a licensed Medical Esthetician and has been with Cosmedica since 2006. She is the manager of our medical esthetic team. Amanda has great expertise in a wide variety of face and body treatments. She is a recognized authority in non-surgical body contouring and cellulite treatments and has participated in numerous clinical studies with Dr.Benchetrit. Amanda is loved by her patients because of her devotion, skill and caring nature.
Evangelia Manolis - Medical Esthetician

Evangelina Manolis is a McGill graduate with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Her true passion, however, has always been medical esthetics. She has 10 years of experience in this field, the last 3 of which have been with Cosmedica. Her talent for analyzing problematic and ageing skin, and finding a solution to correct it, is truly amazing. Her patience and intuition have created a very loyal and satisfied patient base.
Stephani Pulcini
Medical Esthetician

Stephanie Pulcini is a Medical Esthetician with 7 years of experience in the medical esthetic industry. She has been a perfect addition to the Cosmedica team, using her skills and enthusiasm to provide her patients with the latest face and body treatments. Her happy patients are a living testimony of the great results she obtains for them!
Joy - Medical Receptionist
Joy is a member of the administrative team at Cosmedica. With over 16 years of customer service and sales experience in the hospitality and giftware industry, her strong desire for customer satisfaction in all facets of the company make her a leader in customer care. Service with a smile is Joy’s top priority.
Joy loves being a part of Dr. Benchetrit’s team and enjoys the positive atmosphere and the challenges of a growing and stable practice.
Elizabeth Ferrari
Medical Receptionist
Adalbert - Bookkeeper
With Doctorate degree in Management from Université Aix-Marseille II, Adalbert does all of our internal bookkeeping, financial reconciliation and is in charge of inventory. He is our accounts receivable and payable expert.
France Grand’Maison R.N. is a graduate of U. de Montreal and has been working in Facial Aesthetics for over 12 years. We are very fortunate to have France on our team as no other nurse in Quebec has her level of expertise and experience. As a national trainer for Allergan, she trained many of the well-known doctors and nurses in injection techniques with Botox and Juvederm. She is passionate about educating her patients and assuring that they get the best natural results.
Melanie Tailly, R.N. is a clinical nurse, working in the healthcare sector for 20 years. Her love for the art and science of beauty led her to specialize in aesthetic medicine, which she studied at the IMEM. Melanie is an experienced injector and is familiar with all the latest products and techniques. She obtains beautiful results for her patients while being sensitive to their needs and knowing how to respond to their expectations.