Our Staff | Surgical Arts Centre

Meet our Physicians

Our nationally-recognized doctors and surgeons are at the heart of our practice – they are the experts behind our mission, the minds behind our innovative procedures, and the people who fully dedicate themselves to the care and needs of our patients.

Each of our physicians is a specialized member of their field, whose care and curiosity have followed them through long and successful careers in their areas of practice. We encourage you to learn more about their education, their qualifications, and their passions:

• Clark O. Taylor, M.D., D.D.S.: Facial Cosmetic Surgery, Sleep Apnea Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Corrective Jaw Surgery, Dental Implants, TMJ Surgery, Facial Trauma

• R.F. John Holtzen, D.M.D.: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Corrective Jaw Surgery, Dental Implants, TMJ Surgery

• Lisa Pacheco, D.O.: Medical Spa Director, Non-Surgical Skin Solutions, Osteopathic Manual Medicine (OMM) Treatments, Preventative Medicine

Meet Our Staff

Receiving stellar medical care doesn’t begin and end with having an excellent doctor. At the Surgical Arts Centre, we understand that every person that our patient interacts with – from their receptionist to their nurse – has an affect on their overall experience, their comfort level, and their wellbeing.

Our staff is experienced, skilled, and accommodating. But more than that, they truly believe in our mission to help our patients look better, feel better, and improve the quality of their lives. You will feel the difference this makes as soon as you walk in our door.


Surgical Arts Centre is a wonderful place to work do in part to our talented surgeons, kind and experienced staff, state of the art facility and all around goal to deliver the best in patient care and satisfaction.

- Chris Cherubini, CST -

Chris Cherubini, CST

Chris has been a certified surgical technologist for five years. Graduating from the University of Montana in 1999 with a BA in Sociology and associates degree in surgical technology in 2010. A Chicago native, Chris moved to Missoula in 1994 to attend the U of M.  Chris is married to a native Missoulian and has a five year old little girl. Chris is an avid hockey player and enjoys skiing, canoeing, pilates, paddleboarding, hunting and camping with his friends and family.


Working here for the past 10 years has been gratifying. From the people I work with, to the community I live in, and the patients we help every day, it makes me proud to be part of such a wonderful team.

- Karl Williams, Surgical Tech -