Meet Our Staff

At Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery our primary focus here is to provide effective medical-grade treatments. Our Licensed Medical Aestheticians Elaine, Hannah, Jessica and Ella offer a variety of facial treatments ranging from deep pore cleansing to chemical peels and IPL.

The great benefit of having your facial performed in a medical setting is that we can provide you with a more treatment-like result. Our skincare products implemented into your treatment are also medical-grade so you are getting the most advanced skincare available.

All treatments are administered by our Licensed Medical Aestheticians or Advanced Injectors under the supervision of Dr. Mark Hamilton, M.D., F.A.C.SVisit our Skincare page for more information or schedule a consultation today.

Licensed Aestheticians

Licensed Aesthetician in Indianapolis, INElaine Gregory

Licensed Aesthetician, Director of Aesthetics

Elaine began working as a licensed aesthetician at Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery in 2010. Elaine performs medical grade facials, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, dermaplane, camouflage makeup, non-invasive lasers and Dermapen®. Elaine strives to stay abreast by learning the newest medical aesthetic advancements to offer her patients the best in anti-aging treatments. Elaine attends accelerated esthetics training at True University Chicago. Elaine also has years of experience in the fitness and personal training industry. “I enjoy providing my patients with a positive sense of well being by educating them on skin care and non-invasive treatment options.”

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Licensed Aesthetician in Indianapolis, INHannah Smythe

Licensed Aesthetician

Hannah became a licensed aesthetician in 2013 and joined the Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery team soon after. Hannah not only greets patients from the front office, but she also works in the aesthetics department performing chemical peels, makeup application, eyebrow waxing and dermaplane. Hannah specializes in dermaplane. Beauty, fashion and fitness are a few of Hannah’s favorite interests. “I love interacting with patients and seeing how the results of their treatments make them feel more beautiful and confident!”

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Licensed Aesthetician in Indianapolis, INJessica Niemann

Licensed Aesthetician

Jessica became a licensed aesthetician in 2005 and has worked in all aspects of the medical aesthetic world. She has worked mostly in Cosmetic Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Med Spas, although her extensive experience ranges from doing makeup for NYC Fashion week to being a traveling clinical trainer for an aesthetic device company. Beginning with a full evaluation of her patient’s needs and concerns, to then customize a treatment plan within their comfort zone, leads to the best possible results. Jessica specializes in Skin Tightening, Microneedling, Body Contouring, Laser Vein Treatments, Hyperpigmentation Correction, Intense Pulsed Light Treatments, Laser Resurfacing of the Facial Skin, Injecting Botox and other Neurotoxins, Chemical Peels, Laser Hair Removal, Fractionated Lasers, and Dermaplane Facials. Outside of work, her two-year-old son, husband and beloved dog keep her busy, living the city life in downtown Indianapolis. She’s a certified Yoga Instructor and loves teaching and taking classes on a  regular basis. She enjoys cooking, reading, restaurant hopping and attending local sporting events with friends. “Most of all I enjoy the inner beauty that comes from the confidence these treatments give to our patients. Playing a role in that transformation is beyond rewarding. She feels endlessly grateful to have joined such an amazing practice filled with good vibes and great people!

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Advanced Injectors

Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist in Indianapolis, IN

Muriel Ward


Muriel is an advanced injector at Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery who is passionate about helping patients look and feel their best. Prior to joining HFPS, Muriel spent over 3 years providing non-surgical injectable treatments in an active med spa in Florida. Muriel is a nationally board certified adult nurse practitioner and certified aesthetic nurse specialist. She holds a Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of South Florida and a Master’s and Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Lauren Wheat


Lauren graduated from the University of Indianapolis in December 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Upon graduating, she began her nursing career working in an adult medical ICU in Indianapolis for 4 years. In the spring of 2018, Lauren relocated to Lexington, KY where she transitioned into the field of Plastic Surgery and developed a passion for aesthetics. After returning to the Indianapolis area in the Fall of 2019, Lauren furthered her education and training in injectables and non-surgical facial rejuvenation while working alongside board-certified facial plastic surgeons. Lauren is excited to join the team at Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery and work with patients to restore a youthful appearance to the face while maintaining natural-looking results.

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Nurse Injector in Indianapolis, INCristina M. Wiseman


Cristina joined Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery in May 2017. Cristina is a registered nurse with over 20 years of experience. She holds master’s degrees and certifications as both a pediatric and family nurse practitioner. Crissy has several years of plastic and reconstructive surgery experience, including working with the IU School of Medicine in the plastic surgery department. Additional experience includes caring for ill and injured children at Riley Hospital for Children as a trauma nurse practitioner and emergency/critical care nurse for over 13 years.

As an established nurse practitioner, Crissy has extensive training in facial anatomy, as well as hands-on training of delivering injectable products by top trained leaders in the United States. Crissy enjoys providing our patients with gentle and effective treatments that enhance their natural beauty. Crissy looks forward to getting to know you and helping you look your personal best.

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Support Staff

Practice Manager in Indianapolis, INJulie Shuttleworth

Practice Manager

Julie joined Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery as the new practice manager in August of 2017 and began her work leading the team of dedicated staff in the office of Dr. Mark Hamilton. Julie is responsible for day-to-day operations and management of the practice on behalf of Dr. Hamilton using her 14+ years of experience to lead the practice in the plastic surgery setting. Julie has extensive experience in management with a background in administrative and patient care coordinator duties. Prior to joining Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery, Julie had spent the last several years helping to establish and set up a solo plastic surgery office in North Eastern Indiana. With a strong background in the medical field prior to integrating into plastic surgery, Julie was experienced as a respiratory therapist for 8 years. “I enjoy so much working alongside Dr. Hamilton and his staff to ensure that the office runs smoothly and efficiently as we continue to grow this wonderful established office at Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery.”

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Patient Care Coordinator in Indianapolis, INAshli Pickens

Patient Care Coordinator, Licensed Aesthetician

Ashli joined the Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery team as a patient care coordinator in 2013. As a licensed aesthetician and laser specialist over 9 years ago, Ashli has received specialized training and advanced certifications in various laser modalities, injectables, microdermabrasion, medical-grade chemical peels, dermaplane, camouflage and airbrush makeup artistry, and, surgical video imaging. Aside from treating patients, Ashli has years of experience caring for patients in the Facial Plastic Surgery industry. After meeting Ashli at your initial consultation, she will become a familiar contact as a liaison between Dr. Hamilton and patients throughout the entire surgery experience. As a current fitness trainer and former NFL cheerleader, Ashli is passionate about the health, fitness and beauty industry. “I enjoy working aside Dr. Hamilton to help patients look and feel their personal best!”

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Front Office Specialist in Indianapolis, INSusan Luckey

Front Office Specialist

Susan joined the Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery staff as a front office receptionist in 2014. You will be sure to recognize Susan’s friendly voice when you call to make an appointment! Susan has years of experience in executive and personal assistance, event planning and working with the public. “I enjoy assisting patients who inquire about injectables and non-invasive procedures, and getting to know each patient!”

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Monica Westrick

Back Office Assistant

Monica joined our practice in May of 2019. She is one of the Back Office Assistants at Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery. Monica has an extensive medical background and worked for both an Optometry and Physical Therapy practice previously. She loves working with patients. Monica possesses an extremely calm demeanor, which allows her to excel at her multifaceted position. Her focused and reassuring manner will comfort and welcome you during your interaction with her. “I have always enjoyed working with skincare and seeing the changes it makes. ”

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Back Office Assistant in Indianapolis, IN

Pam Smith

Back Office Assistant

Pam joined Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery in June of 2021. She is a Back Office Assistant with the practice. Pam has extensive experience in customer service with a strong medical background working in Genetics. She enjoys speaking with new and existing patients and aims to make sure your patient experience with HFPS is exceptional. Pam is very excited to be a part of helping you feel welcome!

Outside of the office, Pam enjoys cheering on her family at their athletic events, working with her flowers, or taking long, relaxing walks.

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Kristen PrusieckiKristen Prusiecki

Front Office Specialist

Kristen joined Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery in the Fall of 2022 after spending 25 years in field of the education.  Our patients and staff enjoy her bubbly, positive personality and radiant smile.  Behind her beautiful smile is a woman who is passionate about getting to know all our patients and making sure they receive the quality service and attention they deserve from our front office.  She is excited to help you determine which service will best fit your beauty needs.

Away from work, Kristen enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, traveling to any beach, and exercising.


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Lori House

Medical Assistant

Lori joined Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery in September of 2018. Lori has 31 years experience as a medical assistant, 21 of those years in the plastic surgery field. Having worked in many facets of the medical community, Lori finds plastic surgery the most rewarding as patients are so educated about their aesthetic health. Lori’s background includes working with Georgetown University, Washington D.C., helping to build a new practice location for their plastic surgery department. You will find Lori working alongside Dr. Hamilton during pre and post-op care. Lori is also the cheerful voice patients hear when calling in for medical questions or concerns.

In her spare time, Lori enjoys spending time with her granddaughter.

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Laurie Long

Front Office Specialist

Laurie recently joined Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery in 2022. Laurie has over 25 years of working in the education and legal professions. Her kind, warm and welcoming demeanor will help you feel comfortable and confident. She is so excited to help you with your health/beauty journey.

In her free time, Laurie enjoys running/walking, reading, her new puppy Millie and spending time with her family, especially her 3 grandchildren.

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Rhea Kirch

Front Office Specialist

Rhea joined the Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery staff as a Front Office Specialist in 2022. She has several years of experience in the telecommunications and related software industries. Rhea enjoys interacting and assisting with existing and new patients to our practice. She feels it is exciting to see each patient’s journey to achieve their individual aesthetic goals.

Outside of work, Rhea spends time with her three grandchildren, traveling with family and friends, Colts games, and learning to play pickleball.

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