Dr. Susan Buenaventura, MD, FACS
The Sendi Cosmetic Surgery Center
Enhance your natural beauty

Meet the Team

Dr. Buenaventura is very grateful to have an outstanding team to work with. We work and care for you as a team!




Anne Littman, P.A.-C is our Physician Assistant.  PA Anne Littman graduated from Connecticut College with a B.A. specializing in women's health psychology, and earned her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at The George Washington University in 2010. She has created opportunities to use her fluency in Spanish and traveling experience participating in volunteer medical missions worldwide.


Anne is a health professional who shines at developing one on one relationships with her patients and counsels them on health and wellness throughout their medical or aesthetic consultations. Her range of skills are numerous, performing Coolsculpting (Fat freezing), Botox, Dysport and Xeomin injections and Filler injections, microdermabrasion, skin care consultations, skin cancer screenings, biopsies, and laceration repair. She is an expert in laser skin rejuvination and correction of the aging skin, acne scars, pigment disorders, sun spots and redness.  In addition, she helps navigate patients through the pre-operative surgical period, assists in surgery, and provides post-operative follow up care. She is a highly educated and compassionate health professional and is excited to be a part of Dr. Buenaventura's team.


Previous experience includes dermatology, emergency medical care and women's health. After becoming a Certified Physician Assistant by the NCCPA in 2010, she has been a regular guest lecturer at The George Washington University’s Physician Assistant Program, as well as a clinical preceptor for medical students, PA students and NP students.  While many patients struggle to find an appropriate term to call their physician assistants, she prefers for you to call her Anne. 


In her free time, Anne is an avid sports enthusiast, international adventurer seeker, and enjoys playing beach volleyball, soccer, and playing with her dog, Chili. 


Christina Monico is our head administrative assistant and surgical coordinator.  She is the first one to greet you when you arrive, and will help schedule your appointments, procedures, and surgeries.  Christina can also help you handle insurance and billing questions as well.  She has been working with Dr. Buenaventura for over 15 years and is does an amazing job of keeping the office running smoothly.  We could not function without her!