Name Skylar Satenstein (Also known as : Skylar Ulrich)

Birthday / Age / Date of Birth Born on June 23, 1971. As of 2019, she is around 48 years old.

Biography Profile / Wikipedia Information

Introduction :

There is nothing surprising about people admiring & talking about a skilled & beautiful doctor. However, Dr. Skylar Satenstein came into real spotlight after her marriage to Lars Ulrich, the co-founder and main drummer of Metallica (rock band).

Family Background, Parents & Marriage :

  • Skylar was born on June 23, 1971 in New York City.
  • A Jewish immigrant and Skylar’s paternal grandfather, Louis Satenstein had brought over the family to Manhattan.Louis set up the Stratford Press & the American Book Bindery.
  • Her father, Frank Satenstein worked as a producer and director for CBS Television. The show ‘The Honeymooners’ was his crowning glory!
  • Her mother, Celia Onkels married a lawyer named James Hogan, after divorcing Frank.
  • Skylar’s siblings include a sister, Sloan Satenstein Klein and a brother, Louis.
  • After dating some high profile celebs, Skylar married Lars Ulrich in 1997, but divorced him in 2004.
  • The couple has two sons, Myles Ulrich (born 1998) and Layne Ulrich (born 2001).

Education :

  • To say Skylar is highly qualified would be an understatement! First, she completed her schooling from Ransom Everglades School in Florida.
  • She focused on studying Cellular and Molecular Biology from 1989 to 1993, at Harvard University.
  • She received a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Science (B.A.Sc.).
  • From 1993 to 1997, she was at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons, for attaining a degree as Doctor of Medicine.
  • Skylar joined the University of California at Berkeley, in 2001.
  • After completing her course on Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Skylar received her Master’s degree in Public Health, in 2002.
  • She studied Preventive Medicine at the University of California in San Francisco, from 2002 to 2003.
  • Later, she received a Master’s degree in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Professional Timeline : Career, Salary & Net Worth

  • Skylar launched into her medical career as an Emergency Room Physician at the Doctor’s Medical Center in San Pablo, California (August 2000 – November 2006).
  • During her practicum year (August 2002 – August 2003) at the San Francisco Department of Public Health, their Bioterrorism Unit (Communicable Disease Department) appointed her as a resident.
  • Her experiences in planning for post-event vaccination against smallpox helped her complete a thesis – The Complications of Smallpox Vaccination.
  • From January 2006 until September 2014, she was a part of Current Health Medical Group in San Francisco.
  • Since 2012, she has been a licensed plastic surgeon at the Skylar Ulrich Aesthetic and Laser Medicine. This is her private practice in Corte Madera, California.

Interesting Facts, Height & Trivia :

  • The fact that she switched over to cosmetic surgery in 2009, suggests that Skylar is keen to help people retrieve ‘lost’ beauty!
  • She loves facing the camera occasionally, as evidenced by her appearance on shows, such as E! True Hollywood Story & The Howard Stern Show.
  • She was also part of ‘Some Kind of Monster’, a documentary on Metallica, made in 2004.

Skylar’s ‘studying’ days found their way into Good Will Hunting, a hit 1997 movie, thanks to the efforts of a former boyfriend, actor Matt Damon. She was ‘played’ by Minnie Driver so beautifully that the Academy nominated her for a best supporting actor award

Marriage & Wedding / Husband / Dating / Boyfriend was Married but later divorced.