Our Staff

Our Staff

Kelly Beal

Kelly Beall

Schedule Coordinator

Kelly joined Tower Oaks Surgery Center in 2010.

She is the primary contact between all of our patients who need to have a procedure scheduled and the surgery center. In addition, she helps patients to navigate the complex process of obtaining insurance clearance.

Kelly works with primary care providers in the community to assist patients obtain medical clearance, and is our main coordinator between our surgeons’ offices and hospitals.

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Jamie McCarty

Administrator and Clinical Manager

Jamie McCarty graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Mesa State College in western Colorado.

Jamie has been in the ambulatory surgery setting for the majority of her nursing career in both Colorado and Maryland. She has worked in various surgery settings in Maryland since 2007, and joined the team at Tower Oaks Surgery center in January 2014.

She is a peri-operative nurse and recently accepted the position of Administrator/Clinical Manager in January 2015. Jamie is a “people person”, and finds nursing very gratifying. She has her ACLS, BLS, and PALS certification, and is registered in the state of Maryland.

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Kristen Malcolm RN BSN

Perioperative Nurse

Ms. Malcolm is a registered nurse, who graduated from the University of Maryland with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing.

She started her career at Medstar Medical Group Internal Medicine before transferring to Frederick Memorial Hospital, where she worked on the Telemetry/Cardiac Step-Down Unit for a year. She then worked for 3 years at Medstar Montgomery Medical Center in the Adult and Pediatric Emergency Room.

Here at Tower Oaks Surgery Center, she is our Perioperative nurse, fulfilling the requirements of both Pre-Op and PACU. She thoroughly enjoys working with the pediatric population that comes here and makes her patients feel very comfortable and at ease.

Part of her job here is communicating with patients prior to their visit to ensure they are prepared and ready for surgery, as well as answering questions related to the procedure. She also calls the patients after their surgery to inquire about their visit to the surgery center and their comfort post-surgery. She has her PALS, ACLS and BLS certification, and is a licensed Registered Nurse in the state of Maryland.

Jennifer Aquirre

    Jennifer Aguirre RN

    Operating Room Nurse

    Ms. Aguirre is a registered nurse who graduated from Carolinas College of Health Sciences.

    She worked in the NICU at Carolinas Medical Center Levine Children’s Hospital for 3 years. She then worked at Shady Grove Hospital in the NICU for 2 years. She has also worked for Medstar Medical Group Internal Medicine for 3 years providing patient care while assisting providers.

    Here at Tower Oaks Surgery Center, she is our Operating Room Nurse. She loves working with patients of all ages, but has a special place in her heart for the pediatric population and makes them feel comfortable and at ease during their visit to Tower Oaks Surgery Center. She works as an integral part of the operating room team. She is certified in PALS, ACLS and BLS and is a licensed RN in the State of Maryland.

    Jonathan Lopez

      Jonathan Lopez

      Surgical Technician and Materials Management

      Jonathan Lopez is a Surgical Technologist.

      Certified through National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting. Jonathan been practicing in the surgical, sterile processing and materials management since 1996 and was lucky enough to do so traveling the country, before meeting his wife and having two beautiful girls.

      He was nominated treasurer for the Maryland State Assembly for Surgical Technology in 2010-2013 and was Surgical Technology Program Director for two Maryland state colleges.