Rio is Dr. Patterson’s Practice Manager & Patient Care Coordinator, responsible for business operations for the practice as well as patient correspondence and arranging financial plans. From consultation to your post-operative visits, Rio is committed to assuring a smooth and unrivaled patient experience. She will handle your inquiries regarding procedures with compassion and discretion. Rio will assist you in scheduling your appointments and procedures and is there to answer any questions you may have before and after your procedure, ensuring that your experience at Patterson Plastic Surgery is positive and enjoyable!
Jenny is Dr. Patterson’s Executive Assistant who handles a multitude of day-to-day tasks involved with keeping the office running efficiently. Jenny’s natural ease with patients and staff is a great asset to our practice. Reliable and undeniably organized, Jenny works with our patient care coordinator in scheduling your surgical procedure and ensures our operating facilities have everything they need to keep the procedure running smoothly. Graduating from Pensacola Christian College with a Bachelors degree in Medical Office Administration, she strives for continual improvement of practice fundamentals, the surgical experience, and patient education.
Stacey is a Medical Esthetician and Register Medical Assistant with 17 years of experience in the medical field. Stacey focuses on offering the highest quality treatments and home regimens that are designed for variety of clients interested in enhancing and improving their appearance. She believes that investing in our skin is an investment that lasts a lifetime. From facials, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, UltraShape contouring treatments to waxing services, Stacey takes pride in each treatment she performs. You will not only receive an excellent service, but a pampering experience and walk away feeling rejuvenated.
Sarah is a Medical Aesthetician and National & Florida Licensed Massage Therapist (MA 24565). Since 1996, Sarah has gained experienced in the spa and health care industry, trained in all the latest skin care technology and regularly attends skin and plastic surgery conferences to stay up to date on techniques and hands-on applications. She is experienced at all levels of skin care peels, medical grade facials, pre and post surgical care, and customized skin treatments for both face and body.
Sarah brings 13 years previous experience of working with several plastic surgeons, and before that six years experience of working in spas. Over the years, she has mastered the art of effective medical skin care while still imparting the feeling that her patients have had a treatment from a luxurious spa.
Her warm, friendly, bedside manner coupled with her medical skin care expertise results in many long-term, loyal patients that return year after year. Sarah loves enhancing everyone’s unique beauty and helping her patients’ skin turn back the clock on aging.
Amanda is a Florida State and National Board Certified Physician Assistant. She holds a Master of Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of South Alabama. She joined Patterson Plastic Surgery in September 2018. Prior to completing her PA education, Amanda served six years on active duty in the USAF and four years as a DoD civilian. She has lived and traveled throughout the US and Europe. Her greatest enjoyment in life is spending time with her friends and family, while experiencing new places and adventures.
Sheena is a Certified Medical Assistant who has worked in the medical field for over 10 years and has a true passion for helping others. She is your new-found friend when you start the pre-op process. She works hand-in-hand with Dr. Patterson to prepare you for surgery and ensures you are educated about the procedure and post op care needed. During your experience she will be there to answer any questions relating to your surgery concerns and be by your side through out your post op period. Sheena’s goal is to establish lasting relationships with Patterson Plastic Surgery patients, providing them with the highest quality care possible while helping them to look and feel their best. Sheena’s understanding of the diverse treatments offered at PPS combined with her professional knowledge makes her an asset to our practice.
Ashley is your first point of contact when entering our office or calling to make an appointment. She loves working in the medical field and has served in both administrative and clinical roles. Ashley earned her BA degree in Communications from Louisiana State University and is currently furthering her education so she can eventually be in a more clinical role again. Right out of college Ashley worked as a technical recruiter in the IT industry as well as a marketing assistant for The Miss United States Pageant. Her favorite part of working for Patterson Plastic Surgery is being surrounded by her wonderful coworkers who are all dedicated to making sure our patients walk out of the building happy with their results.