Dr Ricciardelli is one of the most highly trained plastic surgeons in the country. He is the only plastic surgeon in the area who is board certified in both head, neck, and facial surgery and plastic surgery. He has been performing facial surgery for over 29 years. ...View profile
Mohs Skin Cancer Surgeon
Dr. Braza is known for his good bedside manner and personal follow-up with his patients. He is committed to working closely with patients and referring physicians to make sure that the highest standard of patient care is provided. As a fellowship trained Mohs surgeon, “It is important...View profile
Physician Assistant - Dermatology
Ms. Rankin is known for her quick wit and attentive listening skills. “I truly enjoy getting to know my patients and their families,” Ms. Rankin says. “Understanding your lifestyle helps me protect you from the sun and other elements.” Beth Ann (as she is known to her...View profile
Physician Assistant -Dermatology
Ms. Oliver’s kind nature is immediately apparent when she walks into a room. “I enjoy getting to know my patients personally and treat them as I would a family member”. Lana has a true calling for dermatology. She left a family practice position in Stuttgart, Germany in...View profile
Physician Assistant - Dermatology
Mrs. Baker is thrilled to be back in North Carolina and treating a variety of dermatological issues. She and her husband are natives, and to them, Wilmington is truly home. “There are so many treatments available for skin cancer treatment and prevention”, says Mrs. Baker. “I love...View profile
Always professional, knowledgeable, and caring in her approach to skin health and beauty, Nicole Shaffer is a licensed Medical Aesthetician with more than 18 years of experience. She has extensive training in a wide variety of anti-aging skin care, laser, ultrasound, and cosmetic treatments....View profile
Permanent Makeup Artist
“Permanent makeup is very serious business and is amazing if done properly. It will transform and define your brows, eyes, and lips and drastically reduce the time it takes to apply your makeup”, states Lee Ann Conners. “Who doesn’t want that?” Ms. Conners received...View profile
Summit Plastic Surgery & Dermatology provides the highest quality cosmetic, dermatologic, and reconstructive services in the region.
No other practice offers their patients access to board certified, highly respected plastic, reconstructive, and Mohs surgeons. For over twenty years, our providers have had a proven track record and excellent reputation in the area. Our doctors and staff have led the way in quality and service. From developing the first accredited operating office suite in Wilmington to achieving local recognition, our providers have above all honored the Summit mission: “to provide compassionate and comprehensive care to our patients”.
AAASF Surgical Suite
Accredited Surgical Facility and Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Wilmington
The operating suite at the Summit office in Wilmington is nationally accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAASF). We were the first in Wilmington to have this important distinction demonstrating that we maintain the highest quality of patient care. Our operating suite meets the stringent national standards for equipment, operating room safety protocols, certified personnel and credentialing as set forth by the AAAASF.
In addition to the state-of-the-art facility, you will find an expert team of highly trained, experienced and compassionate medical professionals at your side at all times. We take pride in the privacy, convenience and efficient care we are able to offer our surgery patients. From the time you are greeted at the “back door” to the buckling up in your car after surgery, you will find that staff takes the time to ensure your comfort and confidence.
CLIA Certified Mohs Lab
Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Skin Cancer Removal
For your convenience and to ensure the very best outcome from your cancer surgery, the Summit has CLIA certified Mohs labs in Wilmington and Supply. Our board certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon, has a unique distinction of being a surgeon and a dermatopathologist. This means that your pathology specimen is prepared in our CLIA certified lab and is being read under the microscope at the time of your surgery. This methodical process in which tissue is removed and examined, has the highest cure rate for skin cancer removal.