Sonya Ellis, APRN, CANS, CPSN, Aesthetic Nurse Injector
Sonya is an advanced aesthetic and plastic surgery nurse with 17 years of experience. She has spent the past 15 years training with the best plastic surgeons and dermatologists from around the world to develop her own unique techniques and consultations. She has a palpable passion for the industry and runs a very busy injectable practice in the Southlake area. She has not only earned the respect of her peers but also physicians for having an outgoing personality and providing quality aesthetic care.
Sonya provides a comprehensive consultation including skincare, neuromodulators, dermal fillers and resurfacing treatments. She will provide the answers to all the client’s cosmetic questions and formulate a treatment plan for each individual client’s skin type, concerns and desires for the future. She has a knack for developing long-term relationships with her clients and prefers to take a more conservative approach, to provide a natural looking but artistic result for every single person. With the client’s help, she will prioritize their concerns and create a list of treatment options. Her goal is for the client to receive the safest, most results oriented, long-lasting and cost effective treatment available.
According to Allergan, her account is one of the top 500 in the US. She is proficient in the latest injection techniques and is well versed when it comes to the most current products on the market. She is passionate about her work and loves training other injectors. Alongside aesthetics, she works as an OR circulator, recovery room nurse and can handle pre-and-post-op appointments for all plastic surgery patients. She is trained on numerous lasers and skincare treatments and is knowledgeable about skincare ingredients to make recommendations or referrals as needed whether it be for a plastic surgery consultation, laser treatment or recommending an alternative neuromodulator or filler.
Sonya works under the direction of Medical Director, Dr. Jesse Smith, MD, FACS and Neil Riordan, PhD. She is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Association, American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses and Texas Association of Aesthetic Nurses