Meet Our Staff
Meet L. Patrick Miller, M.D.
A native of South Dakota. He received his undergraduate degree at the University of South Dakota and received his medical degree from Pritzker School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. He completed his general surgery residency in 1985 at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. After attaining his general surgery residency he was in active duty in the United States Naval Reserve from 1985-1991. During this time, he completed his plastic surgery residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. in 1989.(more)
Meet J. Anthony Breit, M.D.
Plastic Surgery Associates of South Dakota, Ltd was founded in 1984 by Dr. David Witzke and Dr. Vaughn Meyer.
Both Dr. Witzke and Dr. Meyer were board certified in 1985 by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and shortly after began the only burn unit in South Dakota.
Dr. Witzke passed away on August 18, 2007, after a courageous 2 ½ year battle with colon cancer.
Dr. Meyer retired in December of 2014 and became extremely busy with grandchildren, traveling, book club membership as well as playing pickleball and bridge. The Meyers loved spending time at their lake cabin and were also very good community stewards dedicated to several philanthropic endeavors. Dr. Meyer passed away on December 25, 2018, after a heartbreaking airplane accident.
35 years later Plastic Surgery Associates of South Dakota, Ltd continues to build on the original model of providing patients with our services with the utmost respect and dignity.
Meet Alison Serck, Nurse Practitioner
Ali attended Augustana University where she graduated with her bachelor’s degree in nursing and started working as an RN with Sanford Hospitals in the Intensive Care Unit. She then joined Plastic Surgery Associates and Rivers Edge Aesthetic Surgery in 2013 as an RN and Director of Nursing. She pursued her master’s degree at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and graduated as a Certified Nurse Practitioner in May of 2018. Ali performs cosmetic injections with neurotoxins and dermal fillers, chemical peels, micro needling, as well as laser treatments for facial resurfacing and tattoo removal. She also assists our surgeons in surgery and performs skin evaluations and lesion removal. Ali is passionate about health and fitness, traveling, and enjoys spending time at the lake with her family and friends. She lives in Sioux Falls with her husband Carl, daughter Blakely, and their Labrador retriever.
Meet Jodi Pierret, Clinic Manager
She joined Plastic Surgery Associates of South Dakota in 1991, back when Drs. Meyer and Witzke were the senior partners. As a 29-year senior staff member and successful women in business, Jodi now oversees the day to day activities for their main office in Sioux Falls plus the other 5 regions they practice. She is a native South Dakotan growing up in Brandon and after high school, attended and is a graduate of Black Hills State in Spearfish. She resides in Sioux Falls with her husband Paul and daughter Megan and they all enjoy traveling, adventurous activities and the outdoors.
Meet Our Clinical Staff
Meet Kelsey Wire, ST
Kelsey is originally from Madison, SD and attended school at Southeast Tech. She was employed at a local hospital for 7 years before coming on board at Plastic Surgery Associates. Kelsey has been working at Plastic Surgery Associates for over 2 years now but has been working in our general anesthesia operating room for 5 and 1/2 years. She has always had a passion for Plastic Surgery ever since her first job. Kelsey enjoys being outdoors, going to sporting events and spending time with her husband, Monte and their daughter, Madelyn along with their very spoiled dog.
Meet Our Administrative Staff
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