Meet Our Team


Joline Mann, Marketing Consultant

A San Diegan at heart, Joline has lived in this beautiful city for the past 10 years. She studied at the University of San Diego and in 2016 graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor in Business Administration, emphasis in Finance. After university, Joline worked at several M&A and Private Equity firms where she focused on investing in Software & Healthcare Technology companies. She now continues consulting in the medical and technology field. Joline resides in the coastal community of lovely La Jolla and spends her time volunteering at Mary Star of the Sea, Catholic Church, playing guitar and singing in choir, and spending quality time with her community.

Sequoia Cipes, Administrative and Medical Assistant

The clinic superstar and right-hand man to our manager, Sequoia is an aspiring physician and current pre-med student at San Diego State University studying Mechanical Engineering with a Bioengineering Emphasis. In addition to taking challenging academic classes, he always makes sure to stay busy and increase his repertoire of workplace skills. Sequoia has an impressive resume of experience interning at prestigious medical institutions including the Salk Institute, American Red Cross and Kaizen Brain Center. A native of Miami, Sequoia is enjoying sunny San Diego and loves to spend time with his household of friends and several pets.


Leslie Binder, Registered Nurse

With over 20 years of experience as a Registered Nurse, Leslie has solidified an impressive and extensive career in the field of medicine. She has worked for some of San Diego’s finest private medical practices under the direction of physicians such as Dr. Paul Chasen, Dr. James Pietraszak and Dr. Steven Cohen. Working side-by-side our vascular surgeon, Leslie is passionate about delivering holistic, patient-centered care. As a native of San Diego, she has helped treat and care for thousands of local residents. She loves this beautiful city and can often be found at concerts listening to her musician daughter performing.

Ginger Capers, Registered Vascular Tech (RVT)

Patients get to know Ginger very well, as she dedicates many clinical hours to diagnosing and monitoring their leg and vein health. Ginger is highly skilled in vascular ultrasound practice and has obtained the coveted RVT credential, a certification validating her clinical expertise fundamental to vascular sonography. She in an important member of our team and works very closely with our vascular surgeon and medical assistants. A resident of San Diego, Ginger spends her free time volunteering and hanging out with her husband.

Scarlet Huang, Medical Assistant

Often the first person a patient interacts with, Scarlet is an aspiring Physician’s Assistant who recently graduated from UCSD with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She plays a critical role in the treatment plan of all our patients and works very closely with our physician, assisting him in almost every procedure. With her time in university and experience interning at several hospitals and medical clinics, Scarlet is highly capable of providing exceptional patient care. She plans to dedicate her career life to the pursuit of patient-centric care. In her free time, Scarlet enjoys spending quality time with her friends and family and has a hobby for dance.

Leiana Barreyo, Medical Assistant

A recent graduate of UCLA and aspiring Physician’s Assistant, Leiana works very closely with our medical director and all of our patients. During her time in university, Leiana majored in Psychobiology and minored in Global Health. She has dedicated her life to lifting up the health of others, volunteering with many medical institutions and clinics across the years. Under the care of Leiana, our patients can be rest assured that they are in caring, well-trained hands. Leiana currently resides in San Diego and enjoys spending quality time with her family as well as traveling around the world.


Employee Testimonial: Sequoia Cipes

Sequoia has been working as a medical assistant at The Secret Vein Clinic for over a year. In addition to studying for his future medical school admission, he is closely involved in all facets of our medical clinic including assisting with minor surgeries, performing basic laboratory tests and other administrative and clinical duties. Hear Sequoia speak about his experience working with our team and his mentorship with our medical director Dr. Mann.