Your #1 Plastic Surgery Center in Chevy Chase (Serving Washington DC)
Gloria – RN
Gloria attended Stevenson University in Maryland where she received her Bachelors’ in Nursing Degree. She also holds a Bachelors’ Degree in Biology from the University of Maryland. Gloria has over 7 years of experience in performing cosmetic laser and skin care treatments. She is passionate about expanding her knowledge of new technologies and treatments in cosmetic nursing and providing safe and effective cosmetic treatments to her patients. Gloria has received extensive training in cosmetic dermatology treatments, laser treatments, body contouring, cosmetic injections and numerous other procedures. She is certified in PCA skin care and HydraFacialMD. Gloria resides in Maryland with her husband and 2 children.
Kelly – Patient Coordinator
Kelly, a native of the Washingtonian, graduated from the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in exercise science. She joined Dr. Porter’s team in 2016 as the clinical assistant and in 2018, Kelly was promoted to patient coordinator. With her experience in the treatment rooms, she is very familiar with all treatment plans and Dr. Porter’s recommendations. As a patient coordinator she is dedicated to educating the patients and coordinating the patients’ care for surgical and nonsurgical procedures. Kelly and Dr. Porter work hand in hand to ensure each patient receives the utmost care.
Paola – Clinical Assistant
Paola is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and received her undergraduate degree in Biobehavioral Health. She assists Dr. Porter with all non-surgical procedures, as well as in-office minor procedures, and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree to become a Surgical Physician Assistant. In her spare time, Paola enjoys baking, going to the gym, taking road trips, and spending time with her younger siblings.
Carrie – Concierge
Carrie is your first point of contact when you call or walk into the office. She is adept at working the schedule to best accommodate your desired appointment time. Carrie has a wealth of knowledge on all of our software and benefits for the patients; she is a certified Microsoft Office Specialist. When she is not assisting patients or working on our latest marketing email, Carrie enjoys knitting, trying new recipes, and spending time with her family.