Meet Our Team

12 Team Members
  • Brooke Bastian

    Brooke Bastian

    Certified Physician Assistant

    Brooke Bastian is a Certified Physician Assistant who provides exceptional patient support with her extensive training and compassionate nature.

  • Dr. Albert Amini

    Dr. Albert Amini

    MD, MBA, FACS

    Dr. Albert Amini is a board-certified General Surgeon who treats patients at Arizona Premier Surgery with advanced robotic and laparoscopic methods.

  • Monica Kerness

    Monica Kerness

    Office Manager

    Monica Kerness is the Office Manager for Arizona Premier Surgery who oversees business operations and ensures that our practice runs efficiently.

  • Dr. Marcie Leeds

    Dr. Marcie Leeds

    MD

    Dr. Marcie Leeds is a dedicated and experienced General Surgeon specializing in gastrointestinal, gallbladder, and hernia surgery.

  • Dr. Philip Pepple

    Dr. Philip Pepple

    MD

    Dr. Philip Pepple is a board-certified General Surgeon with specialty training in Transplant Surgery and Pancreas and Hepatobiliary Surgery.

  • Amy Hernandez

    Amy Hernandez

    Surgery Scheduler

    Amy is our surgery scheduler and her position is one of the most important when it comes to our patients.

  • Dr. Bianca Vazquez

    Dr. Bianca Vazquez

    MD, FACS

    Dr. Bianca Vazquez is a board-certified General Surgeon with specialty training in Endocrine Surgery (Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Surgery).

  • Charla Nichols

    Charla Nichols

    Medical Assistant

    Charla Nichols helps our surgeons as a Medical Assistant during procedures to provide accurate and excellent service to each of our patients.

  • Alyssa Kamel

    Alyssa Kamel

    Patient Care Coordinator

    Alyssa is our patient care coordinator and she assists our patients with outgoing referrals and check-out.

  • Dr. Fadi Khoury

    Dr. Fadi Khoury

    MD, FACS

    Dr. Fadi Khoury is a board-certified Cardiac and Thoracic Surgeon with specialty training in Vascular Surgery as well.

  • Jessica Alarcon

    Jessica Alarcon

    Front Desk Receptionist

    Front Desk Receptionist Jessica Alarcon is the face of our practice, greeting patients with warmth and treating everyone as an individual.

  • Tanya Cazares

    Tanya Cazares

    Front Desk Receptionist

    Tanya is our bilingual front desk receptionist. She has been in the medical field since 2007 and is also a certified Medical Assistant.