Our Staff

The Plastic Surgery Center’s highly professional and knowledgeable staff realizes that patients need accurate information, skilled care, and close personal attention.

Our warm and dedicated staff wants your experience to be pleasant and will help you feel as reassured and relaxed as possible.  Our staff also maintains up-to-date training so that they are able to provide you information on all of the latest techniques and products.

Christy Marino, Operating Room NurseChristy Marino
Operating Room Nurse

Christy has been the OR Nurse at the Plastic Surgery Center since she met Dr. Weisberg in 1990 in the Mercy Hospital Operating Room. He asked her to join his office and the rest is history. She graduated from Charity Hospital School of Nursing in 1978 with a diploma in Nursing. She is a Registered Nurse in the State of Maine and graduated from the University of Southern Maine in 2002 with a BS in Nursing. Christy started her nursing career working in the emergency room and intensive care unit from 1978-1981. From there she moved onto working in the Operating Room and has worked in numerous operating rooms since. Christy enjoys giving quality, comprehensive, individualized patient care in our ambulatory surgical facility.

Ellen Hallet, Medical AssistantEllen Hallett
Medical Assistant

Ellen joined the Plastic Surgery Center in March of 2011 shortly after completing her degree in Applied Science at Kaplan University. What she enjoys most about working here is being able to work with the finest Surgeons in the Plastic Surgery business along with their team of healthcare professionals. Her goal here is to bring about a wonderful experience for both patients and family from the pre-operative visit to the post operative. Seeing the smiles on the patients faces, after their healing is complete, is so rewarding to her.

Wendy Martin, CST/CSFAWendy Martin

Wendy has been a Certified Surgical Technologist since 1987, and a Certified First Assist since 2002. She started her Bachelor’s degree at the University of Maine and completed it at Harvard University. “After working all these years in the Portland ME hospitals I was asked by Dr.’s Weisberg and Cederna to join the staff here at PSC in Fall 2013. It has been a pleasure taking care of the patients.”

A-20-ver-3-croppedSarah Scanlon RN, BSN
Nurse Injector

Sarah Scanlon graduated from Regis College in Weston, MA in 2006 after earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, and membership in the International Nursing Honor Society. She started her nursing career in the speciality of psychiatric nursing, where she worked for 6 years as a charge nurse and nurse preceptor. In 2011, Sarah pursued her passion for a career in the medical aesthetic field. She received training through the National Laser Institute in New York, NY obtaining certification in the administration of neurotoxins and facial dermal fillers, as well as laser modalities including resurfacing, photo damage, pigmented lesions, and permanent hair reduction. In addition, Sarah has extensive knowledge in skin analysis and medical grade skincare to assist in providing quality skincare based on the individualized needs of a diverse population. In 2013, Sarah completed an apprenticeship with Dr. Lisa Vuich  at the prestigious Renew Medispa in Windham, NH, where she learned advanced injection techniques and received comprehensive training in the daily operations of a successful med spa. Most recently, Sarah cofounded and operated her own practice Amara Medical Aesthetics in North Andover, MA. Sarah has a keen eye and an artistic hand, and takes pride in providing the optimal and most comfortable experience to all of her clients before, during, and after treatment.

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Tiffany Nelson RN, BSN
Nurse Injector

Tiffany is thrilled to be joining the staff at PSC and excited to share her expertise in medical aesthetics with our patients. Tiffany Nelson, RN (BSN) studied nursing at the University of Southern Maine. Her initial interest in nursing focused on women’s health.  Much of Tiffany’s work experience and training includes OB/Gyn care with a particular focus on pregnancy and postpartum wellness.

In 2008, Tiffany began working at local medical-spa where she learned the art and science of medical aesthetics.  And for the next 4 years Tiffany worked as a nurse injector at both the medi-spa and at a plastic surgery office within Exeter Hospital.

Tiffany joins our practice after spending a short time at home nurturing her new son.  She also has 2 teenage daughters who absolutely adore their new baby brother.

In her free time, Tiffany enjoys knitting, reading, boating, volunteering in her community, and generally “playing” with her active family.

Caitlin Spain

Caitlin Spain is a licensed Aesthetician who recently moved to Portland from Upstate N.Y. Caitlin has worked as an Aesthetician for over five years, all over the country, from N.Y. to Arizona and North Carolina. She has learned and discovered different techniques and specialties from all over.

Caitlin has extensive knowledge of Medical Aesthetics and loves corrective treatments. She specializes in Chemical Peels, Dermaplaning, Hydrafacials, Microneedling and other corrective modalities. Caitlin also has a passion for The Healing Arts and is a Certified Oncology Aesthetician. Caitlin did her training with Oncology Training International in 2013 and is able to safely and lovingly treat cancer patients whose skin may be compromised because of the effects of cancer treatments.

She is also trained in Reiki and has just completed a yoga teacher training. Caitlin believes in a whole body approach to skin care and loves pampering her clients, while giving them the most clinical, effective treatments, so they can look and feel their best.


Putting your trust in the Plastic Surgery Center is the ultimate compliment. We look forward to meeting with you as you begin your Cosmetic Journey.

Visit our plastic / cosmetic surgery office located in Portland, Maine (ME).

Verne Weisberg, MD, FACS

Plastic Surgery Center
195 Fore River Parkway, Suite 140
Portland, ME 04101
Phone: 207.775.1933
Toll Free: 800.688.9133

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon located on Perfect Yourself, a cosmetic surgery & breast augmentation resource.
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