About Us

BOARD CERTIFIED PLASTIC SURGEON &
MEMBER OF PREMIER PLASTIC SURGERY GROUP OF UTAH
A Member of Premier Plastic Surgery Group of Utah

About Dr Kjar

Dr. Kjar’s distinguished 30-year career has been defined by his passion for the people around him. As a board-certified surgeon, his expertise has helped hundreds of patients enjoy their full potential. He has also played a crucial role in the Operation Smile organization, co-founding and volunteering countless hours of time to help repair cleft lips and palates for children and young adults locally and around the world.
Dr. Kjar received his medical training at the University of Utah, as well as at Southeast Michigan’s Providence, Mt. Carmel and Sinai Hospitals. After residency, he completed a fellowship in craniofacial and plastic surgery with Dr. Ian Jackson at the revered Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. He received his board certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery in 1984 and holds privileges at Davis Medical Center, Lakeview Hospital, LDS Hospital, and Mountain West Medical Center.
When not in surgery, Dr. Kjar spends time with his wife Sue, his five children and 22 grandchildren.

Your Beauty

With Dr. Kjar, plastic surgery isn’t about a procedure—it’s about you. For over 25 years, this philosophy has helped thousands of Dr. Kjar’s patients find and refine their own individual beauty.

Our Expertise

Dr. Kjar is an experienced board-certified plastic surgeon that offers a variety of cosmetic procedures. View information on breast, body, and face.

Quality Service

Read more about our procedures, our treatments, our people and our philosophy. And, always, feel free to contact us with questions or schedule a consultation with Dr. Kjar. for his expert advice.

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MEET THE TEAM

MEET OUR EXTREMELY TALENTED AND PROFESSIONAL STAFF.

MANAGING ESTHETICIAN
Mallory Stahl

She has spent the last 12 years managing and nurturing the medical spa. Mallory is passionate about the plastic surgery field, medical grade skin care, educating, and overall wellness – inside and out. She loves to work with patients/clients and hopes to provide you with a positive & pleasant visit to our office.

ESTHETICIAN
Kylie Alexander

With 8 years of experience, Kylie is a confident and passionate medical aesthetician. She has completed many certifications including; Candela laser certification, lymphatic drainage massage in the Dr. Vodder Method, is a licensed esthetics instructor, and trained in many skin care and makeup lines. Kylie loves to pamper her patients to bring them the results and the healing that they deserve.

PATIENT COORDINATOR
Amy Hunter

Amy is very excited to have been recruited to be part of an amazing Staff at Dr. Kjar’s office. She loves working with patients and seeing the happiness they feel as they work with Dr. Kjar enjoy the amazing results. Amy has enjoyed the safe, warm, & friendly environment that is found so easily in the office. She has become another crucial team-member that you will love seeing as you first come in the door to our office.

Nurse Injector
Ally Rucker

Ally has been a nurse for 9 years with most of her background in critical care. She is currently working on and almost finished with her Nurse Practitioner degree from Boise State University! Ally has fallen in love with the Aesthetics world and loves helping her clients feel their best! She is a certified injector and has been trained and mentored by the best- Dr. Kjar. She offers all your needs from Botox to filler to achieve a natural glow.

Master Aesthetician
Paula Sylvester

Paula is a Master Aesthetician and Aesthetic’s Instructor with 15+ years experience. She has taught at numerous medical aesthetic’s schools across the region and has extensive knowledge in many skincare lines. Her favorite treatment is microneedling with chemical peels. She was drawn to the aesthetic’s industry because she loves improving people’s confidence and natural beauty. She is a social butterfly and you’ll feel instantly comfortable with her. She is a mother of 3, who loves to hike, bake and decorate cakes in her free time!

Medical Assistant
Krysta Crane

Krysta has a B.A. from the University of Utah and a background in finance and accounting. Originally she was hired at Candessa as our bookkeeper, but has recently made the jump as our newest Medical Assistant. While working under Dr. Kjar she has developed a love and passion for the medical field and helping women achieve their goals. She loves patient care and has a genuine interest to provide the best possible service to every patient. Krysta is also a runner, calligrapher, fitness enthusiast and boy mom.

NURSE INJECTOR
Kelli Gamette

Kelli has 15 years experience in the nursing industry, recently transitioning from critical care and post-anesthesia to aesthetics. She loves utlilizing her nursing experience to provide competent care for patients and clients to help them feel and look their best! Kelli completed her BSN in 2002. She graduated at the top of her class (summa cum laude) from ASU Nursing Program. She then worked in the ICU and PACU units in Arizona and Michigan.

PATIENT COORDINATOR
Ember Weaver

Ember Weaver was raised in Southern Utah where she met her husband. They have lived in Davis county for 18 years raising their three children. She enjoys spending time with them participating in outdoor recreational activities including boating and hiking. Her understanding of business has been accentuated by this opportunity to work with patients and medical professionals. She enjoys the personal relationships she develops with patients as she assists them, to live their best life.