Meet Our Plastic Surgery Team

Joel H. Paull, DDS, MD, JD, LLM, MBA, FACS, FICS

Joel H. Paull, DDS, MD, JD, LLM, MBA, FACS, FICSJoel Paull is at heart a diagnostician and not just in medicine. His area of expertise is analysis and finding creative, elegant, and low-risk solutions.

A native of Buffalo, Dr. Paull received his Undergraduate degree, his Dental degree, and his Medical Degree from SUNY at Buffalo. He continued in General Surgery and then Plastic Surgery, the latter under Dr. Clem DeFelice, a noted and respected Plastic Surgeon and educator.

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Danielle M. Dauria, MD

Danielle M. Dauria, MDA native of Amherst, N.Y., Dr. Danielle Dauria is a graduate of SUNY at Buffalo and received her medical degree from the University of Rochester. She completed her Plastic Surgery training at St. Louis University Hospital, supplementing her education with additional fellowships at Boston University and the Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery in the Washington, D.C. area.

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Colleen M. Kurtz, RPA-C

Colleen KurtzColleen Kurtz is a native of Buffalo, New York, and joined Buffalo Niagara Plastic Surgery as a Physician Assistant in 2006. She began her career in health care as an RN at Kenmore Mercy Hospital before earning her BS degree as a Physician Assistant at D’Youville College. She worked subsequently in the Emergency Department of Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center for 12 years. While at Buffalo Niagara Plastic Surgery, she was a major part of our team both in the office and as 1st Assistant in surgery. She retired from our office on 12/31/2019, but will continue to work in the Pediatric Plastic Surgery Division with Dr. Perry at Oishei Children’s Hospital.

Your Consultation

“A consultation for aesthetic surgery is truly a meeting of the minds — the development of a connection between patient and surgeon. Your job is to tell us what you want; our job is to tell you what’s possible, reasonable, and, above all, safe.

We are privileged to have an outstanding team of medical professionals who are caring, exceptionally talented, and driven to help you look and feel your very best."

- Robert J. Perry, MD FACS