Abbey Helton, BSN, RN, CPSN, CANS
Abbey’s extensive training in nursing and natural people skills make her an invaluable asset to both our practice and our patients. She is a key point of communication and an integral part of the support mechanism patients enjoy while in our care.
Diploma of Health Sciences (Ontario, Canada): 1992
Bachelor of Science in Nursing:2000
- Certified Plastic Surgical Nurse
- Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
- Legal Nurse Consultant
- Certified Injector through American Society of Aesthetics Plastic Surgery
- Facial Didactic
- Advanced Dermal Filler
Continuing Education Focus:
- Injectable Courses (2004 – present)
- Medical Skin Care (2003 – present)
- Program Chair- SPSSCS- New York 2013
- Past President for the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists
- Task Force member for the American Society of Plastic Surgery Nurses in the creation of Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist Exam
- Director of Plastic Surgical Nursing Certification Board 2016-2018
- Author “Skin Chapter” – Core Curriculum Plastic Surgical Nursing Textbook. 4th & 5th Edition
Abbey joined the practice in 1999 after seven years of critical care nursing. She performs non-invasive cosmetic and medical skin procedures and is our lead consultant for prescription-based skin care.
Hope Steinforth BSN, RN
Hope joined Banis Plastic Surgery in 2021. She is attentive and detailed not only providing great care but educating her patients to the very best of her ability. Her calming nature puts our patients at ease and makes her a wonderful addition to our team. Hope is precise and knowledgeable in putting together aesthetic pathways for our patients including medical grade skin care regimen, injectable and laser options for optimal outcomes.
Associate Degree in Nursing: 2018
Bachelor of Science in Nursing: 2020
Master of Science in Nursing/FNP: Currently enrolled to graduate Fall of 2022
- Licensed Esthetician 2014
Continuing Education Focus:
- Injectable Courses 2018 – to present
- Medical Grade Skin Care 2014 – present
- Laser Courses 2017 – present
Molly Hundley, BSN, RN
Molly joined our practice in 2008 after previous experience in Ambulatory Care, Critical Care and Private Practice environment. She has gained a wealth of experience in plastic surgery and medical skin care. Her warm and caring nature makes her a valuable part of our team educating our patients, preparing them and assisting the doctors in surgery.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing: 1995
- Legal Nurse Consultant
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support
- Basic Life Support
Molly’s primary focus at Banis Plastic Surgery is working alongside our surgeons in all treatment room settings. She formerly educates and prepares our patient for treatment and surgery.
“I am so proud to be a part of such an experienced, warm and knowledgeable team that feels more like family than coworkers. I think this is clearly reflected in the way we make patients feel from the moment they walk through our doors! I enjoy the people I meet and the challenges, concerns, and desires that each patient brings. It is such a rewarding experience to be a part of guiding them through their plan of care, achieve their goals, and help feel confident about themselves.”
Leslie Harris, BSN
Leslie joined Banis Plastic Surgery in 2009. She assists our surgeons by educating and guiding our surgical patients through their treatment plan and surgical pathway. She provides education and support in answering all of their questions. Her attention to detail keeps our surgical schedule full and busy.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree: 1997
“I enjoy working with such an excellent team of physicians and staff. I look forward to seeing and growing relations with our wonderful patients every day.”
Amanda joined Banis Plastic Surgery in 2021. She comes to us with over 15 years of medical experience. Amanda is a great addition to our clinical team where she can share her knowledge and decisiveness in aiding our surgeons and patients. She is a problem solver and relationship builder making her interactions memorable.
Associates degree in Applied Science: 2013
- Certified Nursing Assistant – 2006
- Certified Medical Assistant – 2013
“I love being able to stay up to date on the newest technologies and treatments available to patients. Banis Plastic Surgery gives me the chance to learn and grow with the ever-evolving world of aesthetic care, with more knowledge and options we are able to better meet each patients’ unique needs.”
Kelly Isaacs, Licensed Esthetician
Kelly joined Banis Plastic Surgery in 2020 with over 9 years of experience in the skin care industry. Her natural people skills and caring way provides her a great ability to assist clients on their journey to healthy and beautiful skin. One of Kelly’s specialties is customizing a personalized skin care plan through products and skin care procedures best suited for everyone that she spends time within our practice. Kelly also performs CoolSculpting treatments as our CoolSculpting Specialist.
Licensed Esthetician: 2018
- Medical Skin Care
“I love working with clients and having the ability to truly make a difference in their skin with the products and services I recommend for them. It is not just making their skin look better but healthier as well. Having a team of nurses and surgeons to work along side of, allows me the ability to support our clients achieve the best outcomes possible and reaching their optimal goals.”
Cayla joined Banis Plastic Surgery in 2021. She comes with over 10 years of experience. Cayla’s thoughtful, detailed nature makes her a great addition to our clinical team. Her gentle and approachable way helps our patients connect to her and aids them in having a successful experience along their surgical path.
Associates degree in Management: 2012
- Certified Medical Assistant – 2018
- Certified Basic Life Support
“I love working at Banis Plastic Surgery! The team-oriented work atmosphere is like nothing I have every experienced before. One of my favorite aspects is having the opportunities to have one on one personal time with patients. Not only building relationships with our patients, but having better understanding on how to best serve their expectations and overall experience.”
Carin joined Banis Plastic Surgery in 2017. Carin is a great asset to our team with over 15 years of skin care experience. She is able to educate our patients on skin care needs and opportunities. She also is a clinical assistant to our surgeons and clinical team helping the flow of our day.
Bachelor of Science in Communication: 1991
- Medical Skin Care
“I am proud to say I work here. We care about each other as a team, which makes coming to work fun! Working here is about more than just “the face” and we certainly can enhance someone’s quality of life. When I come into the office, I know I am not going to have a sad day. Our patients typically come for happy reasons: to feel prettier and feel better about themselves. Any kind of surgery or procedure can make most people nervous. Now that I am working on the clinical side, I feel that I can help our patients feel more comfortable and that they are being cared for by the BEST hands possible!”